The town of Deerfield is drawing interest from medical marijuana entrepreneurs. Interim Town Manager Wendy Foxmyn says she’s already received two inquirieUMass Amherst is restricting nighttime outdoor events as a precaution against mosquito-borne illnesses.s from potential cultivators. This week the select board will consider a moratorium on the pot shops until local regulations can be put in place. Eventually 35 medical marijuana dispensaries will be licensed across the state.
A look back at some of this week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.
Sunday marks two decades since the deadliest act of domestic terrorism in American history.
A campaign to put a female face on the $20 bill is gaining momentum.
The city of Northampton is close to becoming the first Pioneer Valley community to ban the use of single-layer plastic bags.