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Manhan Bridge Work Continues Without Union

Work has resumed on the Manhan River Bridge in Easthampton despite a strike by heavy equipment operators

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Sunderland School Principal Dies

Sunderland is mourning the unexpected death of its elementary school principal

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Greenfield Civil Service Hearing Tonight

A proposal to take the police and fire chief’s position out of Civil Service will be the focus of a Greenfield Town Council Subcommittee hearing tonight

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Will Bike 4 Food A Big Success

Hundreds of bike riders raised 60-thousand-dollars for the Food Bank of Western Mass on Sunday

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Williamsburg Swears In New Fire Chief

The town of Williamsburg has officially sworn in its new fire chief

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Morse Challenges Stanek To Schools Debate

Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse has challenged his political rival Jeff Stanek to a debate on education issues

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State Senate Primary Debate Tonight

Two Democratic candidates for senate in the Second Hampden and Hampshire District will square off tonight in a debate

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Two NPD Employees Placed On Leave

Two Northampton Police Department employees have been placed on administrative leave in the midst of an investigation

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WSU President Dobelle Under The Gun

State Commissioner of Higher Education Richard Freeland is cracking down on Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle

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Flying Head Leads To Northfield Pot Bust

A mannequin head tossed from the window of a moving car has led to a drug bust in Northfield

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Man Acquitted In Easthampton Bar Fight

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An Easthampton man has been found not guilty of five charges related to a bar fight at the city's Pulaski Club

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Stabbing Suspect ODs On Heroin

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A man has been stabbed in downtown Greenfield and the suspect is thought to be a heroin addict

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Tanker Car Derails In Deerfield

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No injuries reported in a Sunday afternoon tanker car derailment in the Deerfield train yard

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Scandal-plagued former Washington mayor Marion Barry dies

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Barry, the scandal-plagued former mayor who was jailed for smoking crack cocaine, has died.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at the biggest newsmakers this week and the headline you may have missed.