A nurse at Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton has pleaded not guilty to assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Thursday night police were called to the ER to help with a trespasser. They found an Easthampton man yelling and bleeding. A witness said 28-year old Steven Coughlin of Florence pushed the man into a chair and knocked his head against a sink. Coughlin is due back in court September 11th.
Two Northampton massage businesses have been shut down by city code enforcement officials.
Governor Charlie Baker will speak in Northampton later this month.
Springfield's City Council will consider a resolution to support efforts to keep the Western Mass Correctional Alcohol Center in the city.
A group of protesters targeted the meat counter and the dairy section of Whole Foods Saturday.