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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

hells angels

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

mitt romney

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

rain on road

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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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the biggest headlines this week and the stories you may have missed.

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Soldier arrested for carrying assault rifle in NC mall

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A Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a mall after appearing with an assault rifle.

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

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WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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The history behind the July Fourth firecrackers that mark our Independence Day celebrations.

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Fireworks fill the skies with more than bursts of color

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A new study says the staple of America's Independence Day celebrations spew pollution.