Selectmen Reconsider Views on Herbicides
Sara Brown

Edgartown selectmen backed off an idea to send a letter of concern to Eversource after the conservation agent shared information about plans to use herbicides under power lines.

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Eversource Moves Ahead on Herbicide Spraying
Alex Elvin

Herbicide spraying on West Chop and near the Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road could begin as early as Friday, after the state pesticide board voted last week not to consider a one-year moratorium on spraying in the region.

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Eversource Spraying Sparks Renewed Opposition on Vineyard
Alex Elvin

The Martha’s Vineyard Commission, state representatives, town officials and others are all calling on the utility giant to find alternatives to herbicide spraying under power lines this year.

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Lights Out: Martha's Vineyard Loses Power in Brief Evening Outage
Sara Brown

All of Martha’s Vineyard lost power for about four minutes Tuesday night because of device failure in Falmouth.

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Eversource to Resume Herbicide Spraying on Island
Alex Elvin

For the first time in four years, Eversource Energy plans to apply herbicides under some of its power lines on the Vineyard. A public comment period ends March 27.

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