Police in Hampshire and Franklin counties are sponsoring a gun buyback day. On Saturday October 5th people can bring working guns to police headquarters in Northampton and Greenfield. Handguns, shotguns and rifles are worth a $50 gift card. Assault weapons can be exchanged for two cards worth $100. There will be no questions asked.
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect will now have full access to his defense team, thanks to a compromise by federal prosecutors
Northampton’s former recycling coordinator won’t be going to jail. In April, 56-year-old Karen Bouquillon smashed her car into a tree on Hatfield Road while drunk
The man fatally stabbed outside a Springfield apartment building early Sunday was from Amherst.
The town of Hadley has agreed to pay 27-thousand in legal fees to a bicyclist who claimed he was harassed by local police.
Sparky is the WHMP Pet of the Week, available for adoption at the Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society in Springfield