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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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Ebola czar starts work, drugmakers launch vaccine drive

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The Obama administration is ramping up its response to the potential spread of the virus.

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Canadian parliament attacked, soldier fatally shot

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A gunman shot a soldier and then entered the country's parliament buildings, with at least 30 shots fired in dramatic scenes in the heart of the Canadian capital.

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Florence Mother Not Happy With Police Gun Training Schedule

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A Florence woman isn't happy that the Northampton police department's officer firearms training will happen during school hours next week

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Montague Road to Re-Open

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A long-closed Montague road will reopen, despite the protests of some residents who believe it is unsafe

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Subway Opens In Northampton

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A brand-new Subway sandwich shop is up and running in downtown Northampton