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Chris Collins In The House
Chris Collins In The House

Day two of my fill-in stint on the WHMP Morning News. At 6:40, Kirk Whately stops by to talk about the immigration crisis, and at 7:40 we’ll talk sports and lifestyle stuff with Scott Coen. We’ll also talk more about the gas pipeline, including a couple of protest movements in th offing, as well as my reaction to the wrecking ball falling on a big piece of my past. Check it out beginning at 5:30 on WHMP and -Chris Collins

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Fire Damages Cottage Street Businesses in Easthampton


Chief David Mottor says fire broke out around 11:30 last night at the Platinum Pony bar and nightclub. He estimates damage at up to 90-thousand dollars.

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White House Official Talks Addiction In Franklin County

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Sponsored by the Opioid Task Force of Franklin County and the North Quabbin region, White House Drug Control Policy Office Deputy Director Mary Lou Learly was at Greenfield Community College to brief local officials on the administration's efforts to address prescription drug and heroin addiction.

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Man Passing Counterfeit Bills in Whately

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A phony one-hundred dollar bill was passed at the Whately Circle K store, the department reported on its Facebook page.

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Amtrak Vermonter Derails in VT

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An Amtrak train bound for Western Massachusetts derailed in central Vermont Monday morning.

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Bernie Sanders Rallies Springfield

Stephanie Slysz 
Bernie Sanders 
Springfield Mass Mutual Center

Over 6 thousand piled into Springfield's Mass Mutual Center to hear Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders Saturday afternoon.