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Unlicensed Grove Hall radio station shuttered

Federal agents shut down an unlicensed radio station in Grove Hall Thursday that is popular in the African-American community and seized transmission equipment in a crackdown on illegally operating stations, according to the US attorney’s Boston office.

In the past two days, authorities put the lid on TOUCH 106.1 FM and two other stations in Dorchester and Brockton, said Christina Sterling, spokeswoman for the US attorney.

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