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Berkshire Gas Promotes KM Pipeline, Critiques Opponents

Berkshire Gas spokesman Christopher Farrell is coming out swinging for the Kinder Morgan Tennessee Gas Pipeline.

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Northampton Parking Study To Be Presented

Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz will present the results of a downtown parking study Monday night

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Florence Fire Caused By Smoking

A fire that destroyed a Florence home was caused by the careless disposal of smoking materials.

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Northampton Marks Armenian Genocide

Around a hundred people gathered in Northampton Friday to commemorate the centennial of the Armenian Genocide.

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Hadley Police Bust Massive Party

Hadley police broke up a huge party at a house on North Maple Street Saturday afternoon.

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Amherst Solar Project May Still Have Life

The company chosen to build a solar farm at the capped landfill in Amherst says it's still interested in the project.

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Leeds VA Staffers Disciplined After Assault

Three staff members at the VA hospital in Leeds are being disciplined after failing to report an assault perpetrated by one of their co-workers.

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Northwestern DA Suspends Breathalyzer Evidence

Northwestern DA David Sullivan is suspending the use of Breathalyzer tests in pending OUI cases.

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NE Govs Emerge From Hartford Energy Talks

The six New England governors have agreed in principal to increase natural gas capacity to the region and transmit hydropower from Canada.

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WHMP’s Monte Belmonte Bids to Operate Shea Theater

The Shea Theater in Turners Falls could get a new lease on life from WHMP's Monte Belmonte.

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Clark School Project On Track, Says Picknelly

Peter Picknelly now says the redevelopment of the former Clarke School for the Deaf into luxury condominiums is moving full-steam ahead.

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Hitchcock Center For Environment To Get New Home

The Hitchcock Center for the Environment in Amherst is getting a new home on the Hampshire College campus.

Hampshire County courthouse

County Courthouse Restoration Moves Forward

The Hampshire County Courthouse restoration project is moving forward. Lawmakers this week released a half-million dollars.

Holyoke

State Stiffed Holyoke on Homeless Costs

The state failed to reimburse Holyoke more than $400,000 dollars for housing homeless families in hotels.

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Death penalty protest marks return of marathon bomber trial

Death penalty opponents are renewing their calls for mercy as the federal trial of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev enters the penalty phase.

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Kayem Foods Recalls Chicken Sausage

Massachusetts-based Kayem Foods is recalling more than 59,000 pounds of chicken sausage, because the meat may be contaminated with bits of plastic.

Clark School for the Deaf

Clark School Project Dead

An ambitious plan to redevelop the former Clark School for the Deaf into luxury apartments is officially dead.

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Amherst Drops Solar Farm Plan

Amherst has abandoned plans to build a solar farm on its old landfill.

Holyoke

Homeless Hotel to Become Applebees

A Holyoke homeless hotel will be torn down and turned into an Applebee’s.

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Fundraising Campaign for Crash Victim’s Family

An on-line fundraising campaign has been launched for the family of a man killed in motorcycle crash in Westhampton.

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Berkshire Gas Promotes KM Pipeline, Critiques Opponents

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Berkshire Gas spokesman Christopher Farrell is coming out swinging for the Kinder Morgan Tennessee Gas Pipeline.

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Northampton Parking Study To Be Presented

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Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz will present the results of a downtown parking study Monday night

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Boston bomber’s lawyer urges ‘unrelenting punishment’ over death

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Convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers are urging jurors to reject the death penalty, saying "no punishment could ever be equal to the terrible effects of these crimes."

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PHOTOS: Nepal earthquake

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Rescue and relief efforts are underway after a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday.

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Florence Fire Caused By Smoking

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A fire that destroyed a Florence home was caused by the careless disposal of smoking materials.