New Fairfield

Mountains along Red Rock Canyon National Conservation west of Las Vegas, Nevada. (pabradyphoto iStock / Getty Images Plus)
Matt Dwyer
November 15, 2019 - 5:09 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. crash investigators say a rented helicopter that crashed near Las Vegas, killing two men, was found to have sediment in its fuel tanks just hours before the flight. A preliminary National Transportation Safety Administration report released Tuesday says a flight instructor...
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AP
August 29, 2018 - 3:21 pm
NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) - A 4-year-old Connecticut boy has been found safe and uninjured near his home after going missing for about an hour near a lake in New Fairfield. State police say Blake Taylor was not believed to be wearing any clothing when he disappeared near Candlewood Lake shortly...
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John Silva
June 20, 2018 - 2:41 pm
(New Fairfield, Conn./WTIC Radio) - Officials with the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection have released the name of a woman killed in a boating accident that occurred on Candlewood Lake in New Fairfield Tuesday. She's been identified as 38-year-old Wanda Tirado of Waterbury...
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Matt Dwyer
May 16, 2018 - 6:37 am
(WTIC-AM) -- Authorities today announced that a woman lost her life in New Farifield during yesterday's storm. State Police say a 41-year-old woman was driving on Brush Hill Road, near the intersection with Gillotti Road, when a tree fell on the car. The woman was killed. A 3-year-old was also in...
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AP
March 26, 2018 - 2:20 pm
NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) - A 51-year-old Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to having sexual contact with two teenage boys from New York. The News-Times reports that 51-year-old Richard Spring entered the plea last week to charges of engaging in a criminal sex act with a victim less than 17. The...
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