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Jesse Adams for At-Large Councilor

Morning show host Bob Flaherty speaks with current Northampton City Council Vice President, Jesse Adams, as he works towards re-election for his at-large seat for November 3.

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Bill Dwight for At-Large Councilor

WHMP’s Bob Flaherty speaks with current Northampton City Council President, Bill Dwight, on his re-election campaign for one of two at-large council seats.

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Bob Ends Clinton Email Scandal in Song

With Bernie Sanders trying to put Hillary Clinton’s email scandal to rest, WHMP morning host Bob Flaherty and the Flaherty…

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Sunderland Scare Park

Morning Host Bob Flaherty nearly devoured by the dreaded Master of Time, one of the denizens of the Sunderland Scare Park, which boasts “3 Levels of Scare” every Friday and Saturday from now to Halloween.


Mager on Mammograms

In the latest edition of “Healing from Outside the Box, Inside the Heart” acupuncturist Amy Mager criticizes the over-reliance on mammograms and the invasive surgery that often ensues.


Shutdown Averted

WHMP morning host Bob Flaherty mocks the polls whilst mocking the ideologues who nearly brought it on.    

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Shelter Sunday Volunteers Needed

Jennifer Lewis of Grace House talks about the all-day community event this Sunday, Oct. 4.


Senate Bill Hearing Tuesday Mandating Insurance Coverage for Acupuncture

Amy Mager, Northampton Acupuncturist, during her regular WHMP segment, “Healing from Outside the Box, Inside the Heart,” urges people to attend a hearing on a Senate Bill at the State House Tuesday which would mandate insurance coverage for acupuncture.


Cong. Jim McGovern on Pope Address & Eradicating Hunger

McGovern, like the Pope, has made eradicating hunger a cornerstone of his career & will be marching with Monte Belmonte (and Bob Flaherty) this November for the Food Bank, prompting Bob to ask the congressman if he could get the Pope to march with us.

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Bob Dedicates Will Bike 4 Food Ride to late John Musante

So Bob will dedicate his 50-mile ride for the Food Bank Sunday to the late John Musante, Town Manager of Amherst.

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Making headlines this week


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

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UMass Rape Trial Goes To Jury

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Deliberations began Thursday in Durocher’s alleged 2013 rape of a female classmate outside the UMass Campus Center

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UMass Investigates Alleged Employee Wrongdoing


University officials say the violations include misreporting of hours and misuse of campus resources

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Northampton Council Urges Lift On Net-Metering Cap

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The Northampton City Council has passed a resolution urging the state to lift the cap on net-metering

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Snowy Friday Commute In The Pioneer Valley

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A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin Counties through 1pm