Local

Dobelle Wants Westfield To Pay

Photo: WHMP

Dobelle Wants Westfield To Pay

(Westfield, MA) – Retired Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle says he wants the university to cover his legal expenses related to an investigation of his allegedly lavish spending habits. Dobelle retired shortly after being placed on administrative leave after being accused of using university money for foreign and domestic trips and a variety of other purchases. Westfield State trustees have referred the request to the state Attorney General’s office.

Recent Headlines

yesterday in National

Washington state mudslide death toll rises to 39

mud

The official death toll from a mudslide rose to 39, after search teams pulled out two more bodies from the mud and rubble.

yesterday in Local

Marathon suspect seeks dismissal of some charges

Tsarnaev

Lawyers for marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be in court today, asking a judge to dismiss some of the charges he's facing

yesterday in Local

Students To Counter Westboro Baptist Church

UMass Amherst

UMass students will rally today in support of basketball player Derek Gordon and other members of the gay and lesbian community

yesterday in Local

Racist, Anti-Gay Graffiti At Smith Voc

news-generic

Racist and anti-gay graffiti has been found at Smith Vocational and Agricultural High School

yesterday in Local

Flood Warning Issued For Northampton

river

The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for the Connecticut River