News Roundup: Shark Threats for the Coming Summer; SSA Gets Communications Review

Feb 15, 2019

February low tide
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WCAI News Director Steve Junker hosts a roundup of some of the top local and regional news of the week, including: growing concerns about whether the Cape is ready for its first summer after a fatal shark attack; the Barnstable County Sheriff's office has a public meeting to discuss its work with federal immigrations authorities; and the Cape may already be home to a nesting pair of bald eagles.

This week's guests include: Ethan Genter of the Cape Cod Times; Noah Asimow of the Vineyard Gazette; Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle; K.C. Myers of the Provincetown Banner; and George Brennan of the Martha's Vineyard Times.

Other stories we talk about include: the Steamship Authority receives the final part of its independent review; questions and support aired at Vineyard Wind meeting; Falmouth Board of Health stands by needle exchange decision; vote on cell antennas put off; Hyannis hotel sold; Waldorf School seeks court ruling on lease; new primary care, walk-in health office added in Centerville; lawyer named to ferry line board; the bald eagles are back; saving soles; brew pubs coming to Provincetown.