(Holyoke, MA) — Holyoke City Councilor David Bartley has defeated Easthampton Mayor Michael Tautznik in the Democratic primary for Mike Knapik’s former state senate seat. Bartley walked away with 52-percent of the vote amidst very low turnout. On the Republican side, State Rep Don Humason easily prevailed over Michael Franco. Humason and Bartley will now begin campaigning in earnest for the 2nd Hampden and Hampshire State Senate seat.
Captain Jody Kasper is set to be sworn in Tuesday at the Northampton Academy of Music
The ongoing political battle over a proposed natural gas pipeline moves tonight to the town of Erving
Mayor David Narkewicz isn't talking much much about the June 15 decision to place Deborah Dunphy on leave
The decline comes amid a 42-cent jump recorded over the previous nine weeks.
A number of Cuba initiatives are pending in the Senate, including a bill to remove the travel ban on Americans and rescind the decades-old U.S. economic embargo.