- New UMass system president receives yearly perks in contract Updated: May-22-15 8:13 am
LOWELL, Massachusetts - Incoming University of Massachusetts president Marty Meehan will be paid $525,000 in the first year of a five-year contract that could be bumped to more than $750,000 with perks.
- Armed man to police: I was chasing off drug dealers Updated: May-15-15 8:39 am
LOWELL, Massachusetts - A Lowell man spotted by an off-duty police officer pointing a gun as he ran after a car this week had a pretty good excuse -he told investigators he was chasing drug dealers out of his neighborhood.
- Lowell man pleads guilty to 2004 shooting Updated: May-13-15 8:15 am
LOWELL, Massachusetts - A Lowell man has been sentenced to 19 years in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter in a 2004 shooting that authorities say was gang related.
- Man arraigned on charges of dealing drugs with son in tow Updated: May-12-15 12:22 am
LOWELL, Massachusetts - A Lowell man accused of dealing drugs out of his car with his 6-year-old son in tow has appeared in court.
- Dracut town official denies animal cruelty charges Updated: May-07-15 7:49 am
LOWELL, Massachusetts - The lawyer for a member of the Dracut select board who's facing animal cruelty charges has asked a judge for a change of venue because of all the publicity in the case.
- Mother whose daughter died while in custody sues police Updated: May-06-15 11:56 am
BOSTON - The mother of a woman who died of alcohol poisoning while in the custody of Lowell police has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.
- Lowell police investigate death of infant Updated: May-05-15 8:17 am
LOWELL, Massachusetts - Police and prosecutors are investigating the death of a 6-week old girl in Lowell.