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Sink Hole Closes Springfield Street

Bridge Street in downtown Springfield remains closed after a water main break caused a giant sinkhole on Saturday

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Weekend Fires In Western Mass

The Red Cross is assisting after a number of major fires in Western Mass

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Record Homeless Family Numbers In MA

Five years after Governor Patrick set the goal to essentially eliminate family homelessness, Massachusetts is seeing record numbers of homeless families

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Patrick Mobilizes National Guard For Storm

Governor Patrick has ordered state government offices closed today on account of the snowstorm

Alleged Bank Robber Caught

A suspect in the New Year’s Eve armed robbery of a PeoplesBank in Holyoke has been caught

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Multiple Accidents Due To Snow

Police are investigating several accidents involving 18-wheelers

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Democratic Governor Candidates To Debate

Western Mass will host all five Democratic candidates for governor in a debate at Northampton High School

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Nursing Home Developer Shot Dead

A man who built a number of nursing homes in the Pioneer Valley has been found shot dead in his home

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Northampton Pushes For Casino Mitigation

Northampton continues its push for mitigation funding from MGM Springfield

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Route Nine Sidewalks On Tap

Route 9 in Hadley will be seeing some improvements to help pedestrians

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Body Found In Colrain River

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No foul play is suspected int he discovery of a body in the body in the North River

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Amherst Police Union Complains About Civil Traffic Control System

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The Amherst Police League has filed a formal complaint with the town

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Pro-Marijuana Organizers Meet With Northampton Neighborhood Group.

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A pro-marijuana rally is a step closer to moving the party to Northampton

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Anti-Pipeline Activists Will March Monday

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The "No NED Pipeline Affinity Group" will march from Greenfield Community College to the First Congregational Church Monday

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New Millenial Outreach Effort Led by Western Mass Senator

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Hampshire-Hampden Senator Eric Lesser to spearhead the Senate's new "Millenial Engagement Initiative