Travis Andersen

Andersen is a breaking news reporter for the Metro section. He previously worked as a freelance writer for and a reporter for the Associated Press. A graduate of Kenyon College, he also earned a master’s in journalism from Boston University.

Latest stories

More than 500 police officers will be ready to keep the peace at ‘Boston Free Speech’ rally

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Mayor Walsh and Commissioner William Evans reiterated that items that can be used as weapons will not be permitted at the “free speech” rally.

Lawrence man pleads guilty to supplying fentanyl

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The man could face a 12-year prison term, according to prosecutors and court documents.

Chef Barbara Lynch resolves OUI case in Gloucester

By , Globe Staff

The South Boston native said she is now focused on “my health, the growth of my business, and achieving work/life balance.”

Human remains found in Chatham

By , Globe Staff

Construction workers installing a swimming pool in Chatham found multiple sets of “very old” human remains, the latest in a string of similar discoveries in the town.