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July 09, 2019 - 2:40 pm
EAST HADDAM, Conn. (WTIC) – Connecticut DEEP and Econ officers made an arrest Sunday, July 5th following an incident on the Connecticut River in East Haddam. Matthew Graillat, 32 of East Haddam was charged with Threatening in the First Degree and Reckless Endangerment in the First Degree following...
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June 30, 2019 - 1:35 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut environmental officials are asking beachgoers to stay least 50 yards away from where large concentrations or birds are gathered and avoid areas roped off as designated nesting locations. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is making the request...
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AP
June 30, 2019 - 12:53 pm
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut environmental officials have reopened a section of a state park trail that was closed amid insurance issues and the nesting of a bald eagle. The southern entrance to the Windsor Locks Canal State Park Trail reopened Saturday morning. The state Department of...
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Matt Dwyer
January 14, 2019 - 5:18 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- Wharton Brook State Park in Wallingford has re-opened. Department of Energy and Environmental Protection spokesperson Chris Collibee says the park had been closed since a string of tornadoes ripped through the state in May. "The safety issue had to do with trees and branches that were...
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Matt Dwyer
December 27, 2018 - 4:42 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov.-elect Ned Lamont has tapped a former deputy commissioner of Connecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection to oversee the agency. The Democrat announced Thursday that he is nominating Katie Dykes for the top job. Dykes has served as chairwoman of the...
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Mike Lyle
September 01, 2018 - 5:49 pm
OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - A boating accident in the mouth of the Connecticut River sent two people to a local hospital with minor injuries. Officials from the Old Saybrook Fire Department, the Police Department and the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, say crews responded...
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AP
July 28, 2018 - 1:49 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is looking for scenic photos of Connecticut. The agency is holding the first Discover Outdoor Connecticut Photo Contest. While photographers from any state may participate, all submitted photos must have been taken in...
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