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Connecticut Suicide Rate Reaches 20-Year High; 371 Suicides In State In 2011

Connecticut’s suicide rate continues to rise and it hit a 20-year high in 2011, WCBS 880 Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported. There were 371 suicides in the state last year.

04/30/2012

Sandbags are seen at the Cos Cob firehouse - Greenwich, CT - Mar 10, 2011 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Connecticut Prepares Sandbags For More Flooding

Flood watches are in effect across much of Connecticut and the Northeast as rain moves in and threatens to raise already swollen waterways out of their banks.

03/10/2011