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Last Video Store in the Valley to Close

The last video rental store in the Pioneer Valley is closing its doors.

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Another Bomb Threat In Palmer

The public schools in Palmer continue to be disrupted by bomb threats.

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Hadley Police Seek Help For Pooch

Hadley Police are trying to raise money to help a dog they found.

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Railroad Ties in Northampton Will Be Removed

Thousands of railroad ties stacked along the Knowledge Corridor will be removed in the coming year.

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Mt. Tom Park Road Reopens

Christopher Clark Road on Mount Tom Reservation has officially re-opened, seven months after a microburst littered the state park road with trunks and branches.

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Northampton Police Day Draws Crowd

People interested in police work got a chance to see things up close at Northampton’s first-annual Police Day.

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Owl Hit By Car Recovering

A barred owl is recovering after being hit by a car.

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Wildfire Risk High

Western Mass remains under a red flag warning for brush fires.

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Pulaski Park Gets CPA Boost

The Northampton City Council last night approved nearly one-and-a-half million in CPA money for the Pulaski Park project.

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Noho CC Caps Campaign Cash

The Northampton City Council has voted to limit campaign contributions to 500-dollars for municipal elections

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Brady says deflated footballs hasn’t detracted from title

Tom Brady says the scandal surrounding his use of deflated footballs during the NFL playoffs last season hasn't detracted in any way from his Super Bowl title.

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Brush Fire In Huntington Knocked Down

A brush fire in Huntington is under control thanks to firefighting crews from multiple towns.

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Greenfield Car Dealership Torn Down

The Greenfield Ford-Toyota building on Main Street in Greenfield has been torn down

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Brothers Charged in Dozens of House Break-Ins

Brothers from Berkshire County are being held on high bail after pleading not guilty to numerous charges in a crime spree

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New UMass President Visits Amherst Campus

Newly-chosen Umass President Marty Meehan says he's not sure whether the university system would be able to freeze fees for a third year

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BID Opponents Won’t Get Legal Fees

Two men who launched a successful legal challenge to dismantle the Northampton Business Improvement District will not be awarded legal fees.

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Avoid Rocky Hill Road In Hadley Thursday

If you’re traveling between Northampton and Amherst today, you should avoid Rocky Hill Road in Hadley.

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Case Tossed After SJC Pot Ruling

A Southwick marijuana grower is off the hook after prosecutors dropped all charges against him.

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Northampton band’s drummer, roadie die following crash

Local hip hop and reggae band The Alchemystics has now lost it's drummer and co-founder Demse Zullo, in additon to band friend and roadie Budzy White.

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Serious Crash On Route 202

Route 202 in South Hadley is flowing again after a serious accident Tuesday night.

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Making headlines this week

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

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WATCH: The history of Memorial Day

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This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.

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To the beach! Roads expected to be packed for Memorial Day

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With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.

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Northampton Bans Plastic Bags

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The city of Northampton now has an ordinance banning the use of single-layer plastic bags

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Northampton Man Tried To Poison Daughter

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A Northampton man has been arraigned in district court for allegedly trying to poison his seriously ill daughter