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Blizzard Officially a Disaster and News of the Week

Dan Tritle

WCAI News Director Sean Corcoran and local journalists review the top regional news stories of the week. Sean's guests this week include George Brennan, reporter at The Cape Cod Times; Cape Cod Chronicle editor Tim Wood; Sally Rose, editor of the Provincetown Banner; Josh Balling of the Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror; New Bedford Standard-Times editorial page editor Jim DeArruda; and Nelson Sigelman, editor of the Martha's Vineyard Times.

Among the stories they discuss: a Presidential disaster declaration for the January blizzard; Voting goes electronic; No Vacancy at Craigville motel; tick-borne diseases on the rise; Illegal tree cutting in Truro; FAA rejects Chatham's plan for skydiving; State schooner Ernestina in Maine for complete overhaul; Nantucket voters pass big spending projects; Oak Bluffs says yes to fluoridation.  These and other stories in the news this week.

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