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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Homeless Shelters At Capacity

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Homeless shelters in Western Mass are at capacity as wind-chill temperatures dip below zero

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

WHMP Dakin Pet Of The Week

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Bon Jovi originally came to Dakin when his person had too many animals to care for properly.

Photo of Rintala murder scene courtesy of Daily Hampshire Gazette

Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Rintala Re-Trial Set To Begin In Northampton

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A Granby woman accused of murdering her wife faces a retrial in the case today

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Hells Angel Triple Murder Case Underway

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Jury selection is underway for one of three defendants in the Berkshire County Hells Angel triple murder case

broman

Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

First Lady Of Springfield TV Dies

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The “First Lady” of Springfield television is dead at the age of 97.

alex morse

Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Alex Morse Begins Second Term

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Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse has begun his second term after being sworn in Monday

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Northampton Mayor Narkewicz Sworn Into Second Term

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David Narkewicz has been sworn in to his second term as Mayor of Northampton

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Romney Accepts MSNBC Apology

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Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney says MSNBC’s panelists crossed the line when they poked fun at his adopted African American grandson in a family photo

scott lively

Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Minister Asked God About Gubernatorial Run

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Springfield evangelical minister Scott Lively says he did ask God whether he should run for Governor

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Wintry Weather Causes Messy Commute, Delays

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The freezing rain advisory ended by 5 a.m. today, but the morning commute was still slippery with a lot of deep puddles and water on roadways

Recent Headlines

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New Northampton Fire Chief Sworn In

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Duane Nichols was sworn in as the new fire chief last night and tells WHMP news, choosing his new assistant is a top priority

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After Olympic dreams fizzle, Bostonians wonder: Now what?

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Opponents are cheering the unceremonious demise of Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, but some proponents are wistfully wondering what might have been.

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Fast-Moving Storms Create Havoc Across Western Mass

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Torrential rains caused a mudslide which washed out a section of Route 9 between Williamsburg and Goshen

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Greenfield Bystanders Save Police Officer From Sinkhole

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Patrolwoman Megan Gilbert was responding to a hit-and-run which took out a fire hydrant when the pavement collapsed, trapping her in a sinkhole

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Pittsfield To Host FERC Pipeline Hearing Tonight

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Taconic High School will be the site of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission hearing on the potential environmental impact of the pipeline project