A Roundup of the Week's Top News

Oct 6, 2017

WCAI's Brian Morris hosts a roundup of the week's top news.  His guests include Gwenn Friss of the Cape Cod Times; Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle; Michael Bonner of the New Bedford Standard-Times; Ed Miller of the Provincetown Banner; Tao Wolfe of the Sandwich Enterprise; and George Brennan of the Martha's Vineyard Times.

Among the stories this week: local emergency responders say they're equipped to handle mass casualty events; a Bourne woman describes panic after the shooting in Las Vegas; captain's error led to sinking of the El Faro cargo ship; researchers locate the Nickerson family homestead; what white sharks do in winter; development prompts concern in Eastham; Entergy backs off another plant closure; tidal testing in Cape Cod Canal gets green light; Truro weighs condo ban; New Bedford mayor's race primary results; Steamship looks to address noise complaints in Woods Hole; tourist season results in Provincetown; Falmouth weighs stricter regulations after child's drowning; and Vineyard beekeeper removes a huge hive.