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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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Microsoft names next operating system Windows 10

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Microsoft announced its new operating system to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8.

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Secret Service White House security breach ‘unacceptable’

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Lawmakers scolded the head of the Secret Service over a security breach that allowed a knife-wielding intruder to run deep into the White House.

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Gov Candidates Debate in Springfield

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The five candidates seeking to become Massachusetts' next governor squared off in their first televised debate in western Massachusetts

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Gov Patrick appoints State Rep to Nuke Board

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A local state representative has been tapped to represent the commonwealth on an advisory board overseeing the closure of the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power plant

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Cooley Dickinson Nurse Picket Averted

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There will be no job action today by registered nurses at Cooley Dickinson Hospital