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WCAI's Local News Roundup: Lobster market to close; Maritime Academy president to retire

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Sean Corcoran, WCAI's news director, hosts a roundup of local and regional news stories. Joining Sean this week is Anne Brennan, digital editor at The Cape Cod Times and Cape Cod Online; Tim Wood, editor of The Cape Cod Chronicle; Joshua Balling, assistant editor of The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror; Nelson Sigelman of the Martha's Vineyard Times; Jim DeArruda of the New Bedford Standard Times; and Geoff Spillane, a reporter at The Mashpee Enterprise.

Among the stories the journalists discuss: A popular and well known fish market in Sandwich is ordered closed; the president of the Massachusetts Maritime Academy announces his retirement; a medical marijuana company in Dennis fires one of its physicians; Attorney General Martha Coakley wants  to further investigate the Cape Light Compact; Mashpee voters regulate fertilizer usage; and a nuclear expert talks about the dangers of emissions from the Plymouth Nuclear Power Station.