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Hula

Wednesday, November 12, 201411/12/2014

WHMP Dakin Pet of the Week

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Hula: Kitten Spayed female 5 months old Black coat, available for adoption at Dakin in Springfield

bob award

Thursday, October 30, 201410/30/2014

Bob Flaherty is 2014 Radio Personality of the Year!

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Congratulations to our own Bob Flaherty for winning the 2014 Radio Personality of the Year award from the Massachusetts Broadcasters…

Sesame

Wednesday, October 29, 201410/29/2014

WHMP-Dakin Pet of the Week is Sesame!

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Meet Sesame! He’s an adorable 4 month old hamster who would love to have a family

readingwritingracism

Friday, October 24, 201410/24/2014

Flaherty Follows Up On Racism in Amherst Schools

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Bob Flaherty follows up on WHMP’s forum, Reading, Writing and Racism in Amherst Schools with this commentary, and asks the question, will Carol Ross ever appear on these airwaves? -Part Two

readingwritingracism

Friday, October 24, 201410/24/2014

Flaherty Follows Up On Racism in Amherst Schools

In Podcasts

Bob Flaherty follows up on WHMP’s forum, Reading, Writing and Racism in Amherst Schools with this commentary, and asks the question, will Carol Ross ever appear on these airwaves? -Part One

Jamie Kent

Friday, October 24, 201410/24/2014

Jamie Kent Says Farewell to the 413, Heads to Nashville

In Podcasts

Bob Flaherty speaks with Northampton singer-songwriter Jamie Kent, who’s leaving the area to make his mark in Nashville

snoopey

Wednesday, October 22, 201410/22/2014

Pet of the Week – Snoopey

In Pet of the Week

Snoopey is an 11 year old male Shih Tzu mix, available for adoption from Dakin in Springfield

Muttley2

Thursday, October 16, 201410/16/2014

Pet of the Week – Muttley

In Blog, Pet of the Week

Muttley, a 9 year old, male Border collie mix with a black/white coat is our WHMP Pet of the Week, and is available for adoption at Dakin in Springfield

Precious 2

Wednesday, October 8, 201410/08/2014

Pet of the Week – Precious

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Precious is a very gentle and friendly 11 year old kitty who has been waiting for a home for nearly a month now

Abby

Wednesday, October 1, 201410/01/2014

Pet of the Week – Abby

In Blog, Pet of the Week

Abby is a very bright and gentle 7 year old shepherd mix, available for adoption at Dakin in Springfield

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

George Takei poses for a portrait at Quaker Good Energy Lodge with GenArt and the Collective , during the Sundance Film Festival, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah.

Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.

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Senate’s Harry Reid will not seek re-election

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev. adjusts his glasses as he speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 24, 2015, following a policy luncheon. Reid is wearing special glasses as part of his recovery from injuries suffered in an exercise accident in January.

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid says that it would be "inappropriate" for him to seek re-election.