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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

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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

In Blog, Pet of the Week

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

Billy the dog

Wednesday, September 24, 201409/24/2014

Pet of the Week – Billy

In Blog, Pet of the Week

The WHMP Dakin Pet of the Week is Billy, a 7 year old male Chihuahua mix

Life and death forum

Friday, September 12, 201409/12/2014

Lee Hawkins’ Family Speaks Out About Her Death

In Podcasts

Part Two: Bob Flaherty and the Gazette’s Laurie Loisel talk with Lee Hawkins’ family about her planned death at 90

Life and death forum

Friday, September 12, 201409/12/2014

Lee Hawkins’ Family Speaks Out About Her Death

In Podcasts

part 1: Bob Flaherty & the Gazette’s Laurie Loisel talk with the family of Lee Hawkins who quietly ended her life at age 90

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Wednesday, September 10, 201409/10/2014

Pet of the Week – Shirley

In Blog, Pet of the Week

Meet Shirley, our WHMP Pet of the Week from the Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society! She’s a Beagle mix, 1 ½ years old

Life and death forum

Friday, September 5, 201409/05/2014

Lee Hawkins Family to Speak Friday on WHMP

In Blog

Lee Hawkins surviving children Sue, Jerry & Becky join us today at 8:09

Recent Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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

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Soldier arrested for carrying assault rifle in NC mall

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A Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a mall after appearing with an assault rifle.

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

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WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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The history behind the July Fourth firecrackers that mark our Independence Day celebrations.

in National

Fireworks fill the skies with more than bursts of color

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A new study says the staple of America's Independence Day celebrations spew pollution.