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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Judge OK’s Hells Angels Label

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A judge has ruled that Berkshire triple-murder suspect Adam Lee Hall may be referred to as a “ranking member of the Hells Angels.”

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Backyard Chickens Die In Coop Fire

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Four backyard chickens are dead after a fire at 24 Massasoit Street in Northampton

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Hamp To Host Ag Commissions

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Northampton will host a region-wide agricultural forum Saturday.

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

NHS Late Start Time On Hold

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The late start time debate for Northampton High School has been rekindled

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Holyoke Considers Smoking Bans

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The Holyoke City Council is considering a ban on smoking in city parks and outside municipal buildings

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Tautznik Lands Job With CET

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Former Easthampton Mayor Michael Tautznik has a new job with the Center for Eco-Technology

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Rintala Murder Trial Begins

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Opening arguments in the Cara Rintala murder trial are expected today in Hampshire Superior Court.

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Amherst School Superintendent To Write Blog

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Amherst school superintendent Maria Geryk can soon add “blogger” to her resume

Photo of Rintala murder scene courtesy of Daily Hampshire Gazette

Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Second Trial Begins In Lesbian Murder Case

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The second trial for a Granby woman accused of murdering her wife is underway in Northampton

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Bill Dwight Re-Elected Council President

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The Northampton City Council has re-elected Bill Dwight as the body’s president

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Franklin County Residents File Suit Against Feds Over Pipeline

oil pipeline

The suit by residents of Deerfield and Northfield asks the feds to stop all activity related to approval of the project

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Amherst Ponders Puffers Pond Problems

Puffers Pond

Officials say there's been an increase in reports of underage drinking and dogs off leash at the site

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NH Group Receives Grant From VT Yankee Parent Company

VT Yankee

A southwestern NH organization is getting a $350,000 economic development grant for communities affected by the closure of the nuclear power plant

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‘Gone Baby Gone’ actor is pulled from water at beach, dies

Sean Malone

54-year-old Sean Malone died Wednesday night at a hospital