Brian MacQuarrie

MacQuarrie covers breaking news and feature stories throughout New England for the Globe, where he has worked since 1987. His work also has taken him to Afghanistan and Iraq several times, and across the United States as a roving National reporter. MacQuarrie is a graduate of Colby College and the University of Missouri.

Latest stories

Move of Red Sox farm team a blow to Pawtucket’s revival

By , Globe Staff

The loss of the team is yet another reminder that Pawtucket is, was, and probably always will be overshadowed by Providence.

Boys, 15, survive frigid night in Maine woods

By , Globe Staff

Through will and luck, Tyler Howard-Gotto and Jonah May survived for 14 hours without injury.

Middle-age suicides rattle Nantucket

By , Globe Staff

Seven middle-age residents of Nantucket have committed suicide since October, sending islanders scrambling for answers.

Heroin deaths surged in Middlesex County in 2014

By , Globe Staff

The spike in deaths stunned local law-enforcement officials and prompted a broad reevaluation of ways to curb the crisis.