(Northampton, MA) – A Granby woman accused of murdering her wife faces a retrial in the case today. Last March, Cara Rintala was tried for killing her wife Annamarie Cochrane Rintala. In 2010, Annamarie was found dead in the basement of the couple’s home. After more than 200 hours of court time, and four days of deliberation, the jury refused to continue so a mistrial was declared. Jury selection begins this morning at the Hampshire County courthouse.
A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.
This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.
With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.
The city of Northampton now has an ordinance banning the use of single-layer plastic bags