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Holyoke Needle Exchange Hearing Airs Views

A public hearing on Holyoke’s controversial needle exchange has aired a variety of opinions

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DA Sullivan Stumps For Maura Healey

Northwestern DA David Sullivan is stumping for Democratic Lieutenant Governor candidate Maura Healey who visited Northampton Sunday

Two Dead In Drunk Driving Crash

A little girl and a 71-year-old man have been killed by alleged drunk driver.

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Pedestrian Hit On Route 9 Hadley

A pedestrian is hospitalized after being hit by a car on Route 9 in Hadley

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Agawam Cuts Deal With MGM

Agawam has become the second community to sign a mitigation agreement with MGM

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Needle Exchange Public Hearing Tonight

Holyoke will hold a public hearing tonight on its controversial needle exchange program

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Hot Chocolate Run Raises 300K

Thousands of runners and walkers have raised 300-thousand for Safe Passage

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Amherst Board Urges Changes To Retreat Housing Plan

Amherst’s Planning Board is recommending changes to the proposed student housing project known as The Retreat.

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UMass To Up Dorm Security

UMass Amherst has announced plans to invest two-million-dollars in dorm security.

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Fired CDH Nurse Accepts Plea Deal

A fired nurse at Cooley Dickinson has accepted a plea deal.

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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Knowledge Corridor Inaugural Voyage Today

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The Valley celebrates the arrival of the new Knowledge Corridor passenger train today

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Rosenberg’s Partner Moving To Florida

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Senate Majority Leader Stan Rosenberg's domestic partner Bryon Hefner will be moving to Florida

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Sunderland Police Warn of Phone Scam

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Sunderland Police are warning of a potential phone scam involving an alleged electric provider from Florida

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Sign-up deadline looms for health coverage in MA

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A deadline is looming for Massachusetts residents looking to sign up for insurance through the state's health connector