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Private Ways Up For Public Acceptance

The Northampton City Council will decide Thursday whether to accept 13 private streets as public ways.

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New Bishop Installed

Catholics in Western Massachusetts have a new bishop.

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Two Hurt in I-91 Crash in Hatfield

A man and woman were sent to the hospital and two lanes on I-91 in Hatfield were shut down after a two car crash late last night.

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Driver Hurt in Easthampton Rollover  

Easthampton police are investigating a rollover crash last night.

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Teen Hurt In Jet Ski Accident

A 16-year-old Holyoke girl is hospitalized after a jet ski accident on the Connecticut River.

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Amherst Fire Caused By Cooking

A massive fire at Southpoint Apartments in Amherst was caused by unattended cooking.

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Amtrak Ready By New Years

Amtrak passenger service will be ready to roll by New Year's. That's according to track owners Pan Am.

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Holyoke Teen Birth Rate Drops

Holyoke continues to be number one in the state for its teen pregnancy rate.

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Weldon Residents Seek Answers About Elevator Repair

Over 40 residents of Greenfield's Weldon Building crowded into a town hall meeting room last night to express their concerns to the Human Rights Commission about a repair project which will disable the building's elevator for several weeks.

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Massive Fire In Amherst Displaces Many

More than fifty people are homeless after a massive fire in Amherst.

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Northampton Police: Bank Robber Seeks Prison

A man charged with a Northampton bank robbery tells police he wanted to get arrested so he could go back to prison

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Greenfield Police Search for Bank Robber

Greenfield Police are still searching for the man who held up the People's Bank branch office on Federal Street Friday morning

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Bread And Puppet To Perform

Vermont's legendary Bread and Puppet Theater will perform in Easthampton Thursday night

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Dueling Immigration Protests In Chicopee

Chicopee has become the site of dueling immigration protests

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Narcan Training In Greenfield Monday

Friends and relatives of heroin addicts are encouraged to attend a free Narcan training in Greenfield.

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Tsarnaev Wants To Avoid Springfield Trial

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say they don't want the trial moved to Springfield.

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Israeli Flag Burned at Northampton Synagogue

Northampton police are investigating the burning of an Israeli flag at a city synagogue.

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Northampton Bank Robber Fled On Bicycle-Suspect Arrested

Police in Northampton made a quick arrest in a bank robbery.

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Stanley Cup Comes to Western Mass

The most famous trophy in sports comes to Greenfield this weekend. The Stanley Cup will be at the Collins-Moylan arena Sunday courtesy of Los Angeles Kings Head Trainer and Greenfield native Chris Kingsley.

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More Worcester Heroin Deaths

There have been eight fatal drug overdoses in Worcester in recent weeks.

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Military: Jet in Virginia crash based in Massachusetts

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DEVELOPING: An Air Force F-15C has crashed in the mountains of western Virginia and the pilot's status is unknown.

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Plainfield Chicken Barbecue Sunday

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Plainfield's annual chicken barbecue is this Sunday.

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Transperformance A Huge Success

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Last night's Transperformance was a rousing success.

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Fort Hill Brewery Up And Running

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The Fort Hill Brewery in Easthampton is up and running, two years after breaking ground.

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Gus Morales Still Holyoke Teacher Union Prez

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Fired Holyoke teacher Gus Morales says he's still president of the teacher's union, even though he no longer has a job.