News Roundup: State Funding for Climate Change Planning; More Cruise Ships Come to Provincetown

Jun 1, 2018

WCAI News Director Steve Junker hosts a roundup of some of the top local and regional news of the week. This week's guests include: Cindy McCormick of the Cape Cod Times, Brittany Feldott of the Falmouth Enterprise, Sara Brown of the Vineyard Gazette, Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle, Ed Miller of the Provincetown Banner, George Brennan of the Martha's Vineyard Times, and Andy Tomolonis of SouthCoast Today.

Among the stories we talk about: local towns get state money for planning to address climate change and coastal vulnerability; a ferry out of Oak Bluffs headed to Rhode Islands is rescued after it loses power; efforts to honor a fallen Yarmouth police officer continue; more cruise ships are coming to Provincetown this summer; ‘Bigs in Blue’ program expands to Mashpee; legislation could lead to replacement of bridges; Falmouth hotel project under review; long-debated beach rules near overhaul; Truro moves forward with ‘cloverleaf’ project; a year later, substance use task force program lauded; ‘The real heroes of any war’; honoring hometown heroes.