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Task Force Arrest Nets 100 Grams of Heroin

Another 100 grams of heroin is off local streets following a drug trafficking arrest Wednesday in Athol

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Westboro Baptist Church Fizzles At UMass

The Westboro Baptist Church didn't convert many people at UMass Wednesday

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Hecklers Mar Ashcroft UMass Amherst Visit

An attempt by former Attorney General John Ashcroft to speak at UMass Amherst has been marred by hecklers

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Dinesh D’Souza To Speak At Amherst College

Conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza will speak at Amherst College April 29

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Marathon suspect seeks dismissal of some charges

Lawyers for marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be in court today, asking a judge to dismiss some of the charges he's facing

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Students To Counter Westboro Baptist Church

UMass students will rally today in support of basketball player Derek Gordon and other members of the gay and lesbian community

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Racist, Anti-Gay Graffiti At Smith Voc

Racist and anti-gay graffiti has been found at Smith Vocational and Agricultural High School

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Flood Warning Issued For Northampton

The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for the Connecticut River

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Green River Fest Lineup Announced

Norah Jones, Dave Alvin and Josh Ritter are among this year's performers for the Green River Festival in July

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Northampton PD Makes Promotions

Two more Northampton Police officers have been promoted after the retirement of 36 year veteran Captain Joseph Koncas

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UMass Group Plans Counter-Protest to Support Gay Athlete

Tomorrow's protest at UMass by a radical church group against a gay university basketball player will be met with peaceful resistance

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Woman Smuggles Heroin To Jailed Boyfriend

A West Springfield woman is accused of smuggling heroin to her boyfriend at the Hampshire County House of Corrections

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Holyoke Considers Local Meals Tax

The city of Holyoke is considering a local meals tax

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Bail Revoked For Florence Woman

Bail has been revoked for a Florence woman who allegedly attacked her neighbor at a Northampton Housing Authority property

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Vast majority of Massachusetts taxpayers e-filing

The overwhelming majority of Massachusetts taxpayers are filing their state tax returns electronically

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Ed Davis Begins Blarney Investigation

Former Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis will be on the UMass campus Monday to begin his investigation of the Blarney Blowout

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Driver Cited in Bicycle Crash

An Amherst woman has been cited after hitting a bicyclist in downtown Northampton

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Thousands Turn Out for Extravaganja 2014

Thousands gathered on Amherst Common Saturday for Extravaganja 2014

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Body Found At Sunderland Boat Ramp

Police are investigating after a body was pulled from the Connecticut River near the Sunderland boat ramp

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Greenfield Teen Arrested in Heroin Raid

A 16-year-old juvenile was one of three people arrested in a drug raid on a Greenfield apartment

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