News Roundup: Calls and Texts from Accused Gannon Killier; SSA to Seek Independent Review

May 18, 2018

WCAI News Director Steve Junker hosts a roundup of some of the top local and regional news of the week. This week's guests include: Patrick Cassidy of the Cape Cod Times, Sara Brown of the Vineyard Gazette, Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle, Josh Balling of Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror, Ed Miller of the Provincetown Banner, Jim Kinsella of the Enterprise, and George Brennan of the Martha's Vineyard Times.

Among the stories we talk about: new details come out about text messages sent by the accused killer of Yarmouth Police Sgt. Sean Gannon; the Steamship Authority ferry service will seek an independent review after a calamitous four  months of mechanical breakdowns; it was a week of town elections; school superintendent’s email raises questions; Falmouth project to create affordable housing; presumed norovirus shutters Centerville school; tree cutting angers residents in Barnstable Village; and oil spill training.