(Holyoke, MA) — Republican State Rep Don Humason has kicked off his campaign for State Senate. Speaking at the WhereHouse in Holyoke, Humason said his top priority would be economic development and jobs. He’s running for the Senate seat Mike Knapik left last month for a top job at Westfield State. If Humason wins the GOP nod against veteran candidate Mike Franco, he’ll face either Easthampton Mayor Mike Tautznik or Holyoke City Councilor David Bartley in the general election.
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Easthampton police are investigating an armed home invasion on Summer Street.
Hadley has a new police chief. Thirty-six-year-old Michael Mason joined the force in 2000.
Northampton police will conduct a training at the shooting range in Florence on Sunday.