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Recount Confirms No Casino In Palmer

A recount in Palmer has confirmed voters in that town don’t want a casino

Potential Pot Farmer Charged With Assault

A Whately farmer who wants to run a medical-marijuana dispensary has been charged with assault

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Holyoke Cop Loses Second Gun

A Holyoke cop is under investigation after leaving his service revolver in a restroom at the Holyoke Mall last weekend

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WHMP Dakin Pet of the Week

Princess – Domestic Short Hair – Tortoiseshell – Spayed Female – 8 months is our WHMP Dakin Pet of the Week

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Sandy Hook Assault Report Released

The Connecticut State’s Attorney report into the attack on Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown is now public

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Man OK After Hypothermia Scare

A Belchertown man is alive after suffering from extreme hypothermia.

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WSU Declines To Release Dobelle Report

Westfield State University Trustees have named Elizabeth Preston as the school’s interim president

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Holyokers Battle Plan To Demolish Building

A group of Holyoke residents are fighting to save a historic building from the wrecking ball.

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Palmer Casino Recount Today

Ballots will be recounted today in Palmer after a casino plan failed by 93 votes on election day

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Kidnapping Charges result from Northampton crash

(Northampton, MA) – A Saturday car crash in Northampton has resulted in kidnapping charges for a Springfield man. Northampton Police…

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U.S. officials: Military mulling more troops to Iraq

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Military planners are weighing the possibility of sending more troops to Iraq to provide additional security around Baghdad.

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Obama: Beheading ‘shocked the conscience’ of the world

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The beheading of James Foley was said to be in revenge for U.S. air strikes against the Iraqi insurgents.

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Attorney General visits racially-charged Ferguson, protests continue

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The prosecutor's office will begin presenting evidence to a grand jury investigating the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown.

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Racial Tensions Addressed in Amherst

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School officials in Amherst are hopeful this school year will see a reduced level of racial tensions.

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Friendly’s In Noho Closed

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Friendly's Restaurant on King Street in Northampton has closed its doors for good.