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JAMES F.X. KENEALY has joined the Department of Otolaryngology at Reliant Medical Group in Worcester.

Baker hopes electric vehicle test drives lead to sales

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Massachusetts officials plan to use their share of a $500,000 federal grant to put more drivers behind the wheels of electric vehicles over the next two years in a bid to spur sales in that market.

Worcester among 11 Mass. counties deemed natural disaster areas

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Eleven of the state's 14 counties have been deemed "primary natural disaster areas" by the United States Department of Agriculture due to substantial crop losses that began with a February deep...

Task force cites new drought impacts

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Central Massachusetts communities are ratcheting up water use restrictions in the face of a deepening drought.

State launches $1M drought loan fund for farmers

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Up to $1 million in micro-loans will now be available to Massachusetts farmers struggling under the impacts of a widespread and historic drought.

Drought severity expands

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In the midst of a summer devoid of significant rainfall, all of Massachusetts is now at least "abnormally dry" and the portion feeling the effects of a "severe drought" or worse has expanded to cover...

Farms feeling scorch of dry summer

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Standing in front of a patch of strawberry plants about 10 inches shorter than they would be during a wetter summer, Gov. Charlie Baker and other state officials on Thursday urged Massachusetts...

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