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Springfield Casino Yes and No Factions Active

A large diverse crowd from the Springfield area gathered in Court Square Tuesday to hear nearly a dozen religious leaders speak their minds about a proposed downtown casino.

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5 Year Old Girl Missing, Presumed Drowned in CT River

A 5 year old California girl is missing and presumed drowned after falling into the Connecticut River in South Hadley Saturday night.

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Man Wanted for Murder Hops Train to Deerfield

A New York man wanted for murder is headed for arraignment Monday after being arrested by Deerfield Police over the weekend.

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No Funnel Cloud Confirmed After Tornado Warning

Franklin and Hampshire County first responders were kept busy by a series of heavy Sunday afternoon storms which triggered a Tornado Warning by the National Weather Service.

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Tractor-Trailer Fire in Greenfield

Police continue to investigate a fatal tractor-trailer fire that closed down I-91 in Greenfield early Sunday.

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Easthampton Mill Project Moves Forward

A plan to link three mill buildings on Pleasant Street in Easthampton and flip their entrance ways to the back is ready to move forward.

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Northampton Schools Budget Approved

Wednesday July 3, 2013 Now that a Proposition 2and half override was approved by Northampton voters, the School Committee has…

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Skate Greenfield Brings Pop Up Park to Fireworks Saturday

Wednesday July 3rd, 2013 A loosely formed organization of skateboarders of all ages are bringing a pop up skateboard park…

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New Americans Sworn in on The 4th in Northampton

New Americans Sworn in on The 4th in Northampton

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Greenfield Council to Choose New President

The Greenfield Town Council gets a new president today.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

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Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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BFMC Adopts Enterovirus Policy

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Effective immediately, anyone visiting a new mother or child at the Birthplace at Baystate Franklin Medical Center must be 14 or older

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Northampton to Study Plastic Bag/Styrofoam Ban

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The city of Northampton has officially opened discussion on an ordinance banning plastic bags and styrofoam

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Blarney Blowout Report Released

by Jason Picard, Courtesy of Daily Hampshire Gazette

The long-awaited Blarney Blowout report written by former Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis has been released