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Humason Wins State Senate Race

State Rep Don Humason has been elected as the new State Senator from the Hampden and Hampshire 2nd District.


Palmer Rejects Casino Proposal

Voters in Palmer have rejected a proposal by Mohegan Sun to build a billion-dollar resort casino off the Mass Pike


WHMP Local Election Results

Local Election winners include: Cadieux in Easthampton, Morse in Holyoke, Humason for State Senate and Alisa Klein, Northamton City Council over Gene Tacy

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Abused Poodle Happy In New Home

The tiny abused poodle formerly known as “Buffy” is adjusting well to her new home


Noho Board Cracks Down On Eric Suher

Northampton entertainment mogul Eric Suher may be forced to give up two unused liquor licenses he’s been holding onto for quite some time.


Palmer To Vote On Casino Proposal

Voters in Palmer will decide today whether to approve a casino proposal by Mohegan Sun


Holyoke Crash Victim Identified

Police have identified the victim in a spectacular Holyoke crash on Route 141 early Sunday.


Election Day Dawns In Western Mass

It’s election day. In Western Mass, there are contested mayoral races in Holyoke, Chicopee, West Springfield, and Easthampton


Boston Celebrates World Series Champs

Red Sox fans from all over New England packed the streets Saturday for the World Series Victory Parade

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Side Street Cafe Closed Down

The Side Street Cafe in Florence has apparently closed its doors for good

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The world’s biggest beer brewer


The makers of Budweiser and Miller have announced plans to join forces, creating the world's biggest brewery.

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Body Found Floating In Charlemont River


It was found floating in a section of Cold River around one Monday afternoon near the Mohawk State Forest.

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Greenfield Bicyclist Fatally Injured In Crash


Taken by Life Flight helicopter to Baystate Medical Center, the man died from his injuries. The bicyclist’s identity has not been released.

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Drunk Driver Facing Child Endangerment Charges

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Police say 30 year old Cayla Sicard was drunk when her car collided with another vehicle at the intersection of Belchertown and Gatehouse Roads.

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Westfield Friendly’s Adds Drive Through Service

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The new window at the Southampton Road location opened for the first time Monday, offering breakfast, lunch and dinner.