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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 back on the news that made headlines this week and the stories you won't forget.

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Amherst Schools Move Towards Positive Discipline Model

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Amherst Schools are shifting to a model of positive school discipline.

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Land Trust Grapples With DEP

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Efforts to build fully-accessible trails on conservation land in Easthampton are on hold until a permitting issue can be resolved.

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Dobelle Spent WSU Funds At ‘Bohemian Grove’

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The Massachusetts Inspector General has released a report on Evan Dobelle's spending.

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Double Six Gets Liquor License Back

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A troubled Holyoke nightclub has had its liquor license restored, but will still face possible sanctions.