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Hampshire Dorm Under Repair After Fire

Hampshire College students displaced by a dorm fire expect to move back in in a couple of days

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Police Probe Ring Theft

Police continue to investigate the theft of a 30-thousand-dollar ring from a jewelry store at the Hampshire Mall.

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Fire Destroys Strip Mall in Hadley

(Hadley, MA) – Drivers will continue to be detoured past part of Route 9 in Hadley for much of the…

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Fire At Hampshire Displaces Dozens

About three-dozen Hampshire College students have been displaced by fire

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Noho Parking Garage Still Malfunctions

The Northampton parking garage continues to be available free-of-charge because of a malfunction

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Tires Slashed In Sunderland

Dozens of Sunderland residents are without transportation after their cars were vandalized Sunday night.

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“Too White” Band Booted From Hampshire

Social media has been buzzing over the last-minute cancellation of a music performance at Hampshire College.

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Dobelle Sues Trustees, Commissioner, Auditor

Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle has filed a federal lawsuit claiming he was suspended from his job without due process.

Man Assaulted At Walter Salve House

A homeless woman has pleaded not guilty to assaulting a stranger at Northampton’s Walter Salvo House

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UMass Student Charged With Aggravated Rape

A UMass student has been arraigned on forcible rape charges

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17 hours ago in Local

Three Men Arrested for Attempted UMass Break-Ins

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They were caught early Sunday morning after police received a report of masked men trying to break into multiple rooms.

17 hours ago in Local

Record Crowd at Northampton Pro-Pot Festival

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Organizers say it was the largest crowd in the pro-marijuana festival’s history, which was held in Northampton for the first time this year.

17 hours ago in Local

Deerfield Officer Stops Overdose with Narcan

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The victim had overdosed and was revived and taken to Baystate Franklin Medical Center for further treatment.

18 hours ago in Local

New Opioid Task Force Director Named

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34-year-old Paul McNeil most recently served as director of the Northampton Prevention Coalition.

18 hours ago in Local

Amtrak’s Vermonter Now Allows Bicycles Aboard

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The service will be offered for the next two years at least, and may continue indefinitely if successful