Activists call for more security at Pilgrim Station

Two area organizations are pushing for changes in security at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station.

Cape Downwinders and Pilgrim Watch filed a petition on Tuesday with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission calling for Pilgrim Station to be shut down until changes are made. The petition calls for manned checkpoints and visible surveillance of the plant grounds, according to a press release from the two groups.

Plymouth police log and arrests for September 18

8:33 a.m. Domestic disturbance on Turnberry Circle
11:59 a.m. Harassment on Long Pond Road
Caller reports getting repeated calls from someone claiming to be from the IRS. 12:11 p.m. Animal complaint on State Road
2:16 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
2:50 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
4:54 p.m. Traffic complaint on State Road
Silver Birch Avenue man, 37, arrested for driving with no inspection sticker and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license. 4:55 p.m. Larceny on Rocky Hill Road. Prescription medicine reported stolen from locker at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station. Continue Reading →

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Falmouth Road man charged with drugged driving

A Manomet man was arrested for allegedly driving drugged in North Plymouth, Tuesday afternoon.

According to Captain John Rogers, Jordan Coulstring, 19, of Falmouth Road was allegedly seen driving erratically up Cherry Street towards Commerce Way. He reportedly crossed the yellow line a drove onto the curb, Rogers said. He then stopped at the Mobil station there. Two people who reportedly had seen him driving tried to detain him while they waited for police, Rogers added.

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Jared Rooney’s two goals make him PSHS Male Athlete of the Week

Jared Rooney

The PSHS Male Athlete of the Week is Senior Captain Jared Rooney.

Rooney scored two second-half goals as the Panthers battled back to tie North Quincy.  His first goal was simple determination and hard work as he battled down the left side of the field, fought off a defender, and scored “bar-down.”  His second goal came with 5 minutes left in the contest – a beautiful head goal from 14 yards out.

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