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Motorcyclist Dead In Conway Crash

A motorcyclist is dead after a crash in Conway

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Northampton’s Holyoke Street To Close Weekdays

Holyoke Street in Northampton will be closed on weekdays through Thanksgiving


Hampden Teen Dead In Springfield Shooting

A teenager from Hampden is dead after being shot at a Springfield housing project


Local State Rep/Senate Debates This Week

Candidates for the 2nd Hampden and Hampshire Senate seat will debate this week in Easthampton


Gov. Patrick Stumps For Coakley In WMass

Governor Patrick is back in Boston after visiting Springfield to campaign for Martha Coakley


Snitch Program at UMass Under Review

The confidential police informant program at UMass-Amherst will undergo new scrutiny.  Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy has named an 11-member working group…

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Soccer Hooligans In Amherst

Amherst Police are investigating a vandalism incident at the high school’s soccer field. Police were called to the school shortly…


A U-Haul of Pot

  A Northampton man has been arraigned on drug trafficking charges in northeastern Massachusetts. Dean Colpak was arrested Wednesday in…

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Ehamp, Other Towns Clean Up After Micro-Burst

Mountain Road in Easthampton remains impassable Thursday morning, and officials say it won't re-open until around noon on Friday

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Berkshire East Owners Buy Restaurant

The owners of a popular ski area have now added a restaurant to their holdings.

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Puerto Rican License Plate Finds Home

A controversial mural will find a new home outside Holyoke City Hall


Easthampton Woman Charged with Murder Threat

An Easthampton woman is being held without bail after allegedly threatening to kill her next-door neighbor with a kitchen knife


Precision Manufacturing in Western MA Celebrated

Precision manufacturing in Western Mass was in the spotlight yesterday as two members of the Obama administration visited the region

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Possible Microburst or Tornado in Easthampton

A state of emergency has been declared in Easthampton. Mountain Road is expected to be closed for the next 48 hours as homeowners and residents survey the damage from severe storms

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Reports of campus sex crimes in Massachusetts are climbing.

New England's largest colleges reported about 40 percent more sexual assaults last year when compared to 2012


Turners Falls Woman Allowed to Keep Dog

A Turners Falls woman is getting one more chance to save her dog after it attacked two mail carriers.

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Eastworks Owner Gets Apollo Grill Liquor License

The liquor license for the Apollo Grill has been transferred to the owner of the Eastworks building

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Stuffed Rooster Stolen From Amherst Winery

A large stuffed rooster has been stolen from the Amherst Farm Winery

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37 Cats Rescued From Squalid Apartment

Thirty-seven cats rescued from a squalid apartment in Springfield are available for adoption


Hospital: Ebola virus survivor not infected again

A Massachusetts doctor who is back in the hospital this weekend after being successfully treated for the Ebola virus last month does not have the virus.

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Gov. Patrick In Amherst and Springfield

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Governor Patrick will discuss economic developments with visits to Amherst and Springfield Tuesday

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Ebola is low on our list of concerns


A new poll shows Ebola ranks well behind the economy, jobs, and other issues among America's top problems.

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Montague Man Charged in Home Invasion


A Montague man has been arrested in connection with a home invasion in Hadley

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Keene Sets up Task Force After Pumpkin Fest Violence

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Police in Keene, New Hampshire are setting up a task force to investigate violent disturbances near the city's annual pumpkin festival

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Staples investigating possible data breach


The office supply giant is the latest U.S. retailer to become a possible victim of a cyberattack.