News Roundup: Steamship Authority Receives Critical Review; Head Start Program in Turmoil

Dec 21, 2018

Looking from one window into another: Holiday lights in the Woods Hole Library on a rainy morning.
Credit S Junker

WCAI News Director Steve Junker hosts a roundup of some of the top local and regional news of the week, including: an independent review of the Steamship authority finds a need for significant changes; a federal report describes chaotic scenes at a Hyannis head start program; and a recount is coming to Dennis and Yarmouth over a vote for a new regional middle school. 

This week's guests include: Patrick Cassidy of the Cape Cod Times, Bill Eville of the Vineyard Gazette, Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle, Sarah Mizes-Tan of WCAI, Ed Miller of the Provincetown Banner, and Brian Dowd of the Martha's Vineyard Times.  

Other stories we talk about include: concerns, praise for needle exchange program in Falmouth; D-Y school plans proceed despite recount; state wants bridge fixes in fast lane; reach of Seashore panel questioned; state closes Mashpee pot facility over pesticides; dune building at Nauset Beach; Cape group supports wind project; case of the missing mandible.