A young woman from Amherst has been killed in a car accident in Haiti. Amanda Mundt was a student at Clark University and a 2009 graduate of Amherst Regional. She had been volunteering in Haiti, running a summer school. Two others were also killed in the crash and Clark University professor David Bell remains seriously injured.
Chief David Mottor says fire broke out around 11:30 last night at the Platinum Pony bar and nightclub. He estimates damage at up to 90-thousand dollars.
Sponsored by the Opioid Task Force of Franklin County and the North Quabbin region, White House Drug Control Policy Office Deputy Director Mary Lou Learly was at Greenfield Community College to brief local officials on the administration's efforts to address prescription drug and heroin addiction.
A phony one-hundred dollar bill was passed at the Whately Circle K store, the department reported on its Facebook page.
An Amtrak train bound for Western Massachusetts derailed in central Vermont Monday morning.