• Dartmouth August 2, 2022 11:09 am

    Dartmouth, Mass. High School to Hold Student Phones in ‘Cell Hotels' to Limit Class Distractions

    A high school in Bristol County, Mass. is putting a new policy in place for the start of the school year that will not allow students to use their cell phones during class, according to NBC affiliate WJAR-TV. Students at Dartmouth High School will place their phones into a “cell hotel,” which kind of looks like a shoe rack....

  • Dartmouth July 21, 2022 4:34 pm

    Dartmouth Names its 1st Female President, to Start in 2023

    Dartmouth College has named its first female president in the private Ivy League university’s over 250-year history. Sian Leah Beilock, 46, the current president of Barnard College and a leading expert on the brain science behind “choking under pressure,” will become Dartmouth’s president July 1, 2023, succeeding Philip J. Hanlon. Beilock, who will be Dartmouth’s 19th president, said she’s...

  • dartmouth college June 21, 2022 3:00 pm

    Dartmouth to Eliminate Loans For Undergraduate Students

    Dartmouth is joining several of its Ivy League peers in adopting a no-loan policy.

  • Dartmouth May 22, 2022 2:16 pm

    Man Arrested After Standoff With Police in Dartmouth

    A Dartmouth, Massachusetts man is under arrest following a reported fight that led to a police standoff at a home in the town early Sunday morning. Police responded to the home on Fenton Street shortly after 5a.m. after receiving reports of several males fighting. According to police, one of the men barricaded himself inside the home with a gun...

  • dartmouth mall April 30, 2022 6:21 pm

    Shots Fired Outside Dartmouth Mall

    An investigation is ongoing.

  • Dartmouth April 30, 2022 11:33 pm

    Authorities Investigating Gunfight Outside Massachusetts Mall

    An investigation is underway after a gunfight reportedly broke out outside of a mall in North Dartmouth, Massachusetts, on Friday night. Police responded to the Dartmouth Mall parking lot near Aldi around 10:30 p.m. and found numerous shell casings and bullet fragments lodged into a parked car. According to police, two groups of people exchanged gunfire before fleeing the area…

  • Dartmouth April 3, 2022 1:39 pm

    11-Year-Old Injured in Campfire Explosion

    An 11-year-old child in Dartmouth, Massachusetts was taken to the hospital after suffering burns Saturday night from standing near a campfire when it exploded. Police say the incident occurred around 9:20p.m. According to police, the child was standing near a campfire at a home on Collins Corner Road around 9:20p.m. The 11-year-old was injured after a gasoline container that...

  • car crash February 7, 2022 8:01 am

    One Dead, Two Injured in Dartmouth Crash

    One person has died and two others were rushed to the hospital after a Jeep veered off the road and struck a tree on Route 195 westbound in Dartmouth Sunday night. Massachusetts State Police said they were called to the scene where the rented Jeep Cherokee crashed shortly after 10 p.m., along with Fire and EMS units. A passenger was…

  • car crash January 21, 2022 12:23 pm

    New Bedford Woman Dies in Dartmouth Crash

    A 20-year-old New Bedford woman died after being ejected from her car in a crash on Route 195 west in Dartmouth Friday morning. Massachusetts State Police found the woman, identified as Cali McMullen, shortly before 2 a.m. on the road near her 2009 Honda Civic, which had sustained significant damage. She was pronounced dead on scene. The westbound lanes were closed…

  • crash October 31, 2021 2:05 pm

    Dartmouth Man Killed In Crash

    Police have identified the victim of a crash that occured on Thursday in Dartmouth, Massachusetts. According to police, at approximately 7:15 a.m. on Thursday morning they were called to investigate a single-vehicle crash on Prospect Street. They said they found a 2008 Toyota Tundra in the woods with heavy front-end damage. The driver, Antonio Vassal, 61, of Dartmouth was pronounced…

  • Massachusetts October 2, 2021 10:48 pm

    Dartmouth Man, 80, Dies After Getting Trapped Under Skid-Steer Loader

    An elderly man died Friday after becoming trapped under a Mustang Skid-Steer loader in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, officials said. Leslie Dewards, 80, was making repairs to the machine and was jacking the item off the ground when the tragic incident unfolded, the Bristol County District Attorney said in a statement Saturday. Dartmouth police and fire departments responded to the couple’s Pardon…

  • Massachusetts August 22, 2021 2:59 pm

    Tree Lands on Dartmouth Home

    The incident happened on Evelyn Street.

  • Motorcycle crash June 29, 2021 9:10 am

    Dartmouth Man Hospitalized in Rhode Island After Motorcycle Crash

    A 36-year-old man is hospitalized in Rhode Island after crashing his motorcycle in Dartmouth, Massachusetts Monday night, according to police. The man’s 1978 Honda motorcycle crashed into a tree around 6:40 p.m. Monday near 926 Old Fall River Road. Police said the man, from Dartmouth, was breathing when they found him, but was unresponsive. He was taken to Rhode Island…

  • Massachusetts May 28, 2021 10:34 pm

    Police Ask for Public's Help Finding Missing Dartmouth Woman

    Police in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, are looking for a missing woman Friday. Ida Iversen, 48, has been reported missing, but police did not say when she was last seen. Iversen is described as being a 5’3 white woman with brown hair, brown eyes and an average build. She may be driving an orange 2014 Subaru Crosstrek station wagon. Anyone with information…

  • Massachusetts May 21, 2021 6:39 pm

    Sheriff Pushes Back on Closure of ICE Detention Center

    Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson spoke out against the Biden administration for its decision to close an ICE detention center he oversees.

  • Massachusetts May 21, 2021 6:39 pm

    ‘How Dare They?!' Bristol County Sheriff Reacts to Closing of ICE Detention Center

    In a contentious press conference Friday, Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson slammed the Biden administration for its decision to cancel the contract for Hodgson to hold immigrant detainees at the jail in Dartmouth. The decision came as federal authorities said the facility housed civil detainees in “unacceptable” conditions. “How dare they demonize my staff, how dare they?!” Hodgson said Friday….

  • missing person May 2, 2021 8:04 pm

    Dartmouth, Mass., Man Found, Returned Home Safely

    A 46-year-old man, missing since Friday, has been found and returned to his group home safely, police in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, said Sunday evening. Dennis Darbyshire had last been seen leaving his group home in Dartmouth on a motorized lime-green scooter, local police said Sunday. Darbyshire is described as 5-foot-11, weighing about 280 pounds and having brown eyes and light brown…

  • coronavirus February 24, 2021 7:17 pm

    Mass Vaccination Site Opens in Dartmouth

    People along the South Coast of Massachusetts have been forced to drive over an hour for coronavirus vaccinations, but that changed with the new site in Dartmouth.

  • Dartmouth February 24, 2021 12:31 pm

    New Mass Vaccination Site Opens in Dartmouth

    About 300 people are expected to get their vaccine at the new site in Dartmouth on Wednesday.

  • coronavirus February 24, 2021 7:54 am

    Old Circuit City Opens as Mass. Vaccination in Dartmouth

    A sixth mass vaccination site opens in Massachusetts Wednesday at a former Circuit City in Dartmouth.

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