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

Those touched by opioid addiction find a release

By , Globe Staff

At the Randolph gym, they put on boxing gloves to vent their anger, punch by stinging punch, at how opioids have devastated their families and friends.

N.H. mother of avalanche victim works to prevent deaths

By , Globe Staff

Cindy Berlack, whose son died in January, recently organized a conference on avalanche safety at Bretton Woods.

Call to bar Syrian refugees from Mass. draws limited backing

By , Globe Staff

Governor Charlie Baker’s comments received tepid support from members of the Mass. delegation in D.C.

William Keating calls for review of travel-screening procedures

By , Globe Staff

“We should not keep doing what we’re doing,” said Keating, a Bourne Democrat who sits on the House’s Homeland Security and Foreign Affairs committees.