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4 weeks ago

Easthampton Mother & Daughter Drug Schemers Avoid Jail

Pleading guilty to charges related to their two-and-a-half year scheme of writing themselves false prescriptions for opioid painkillers and other pills Easthampton residents Theresa Coe, 49, and daughter Toni Lobdell, 27 will not be facing any jail time for their 255 charges.


4 weeks ago

Designer Heroin Confiscated In Springfield

A raid last night in the city’s Forest Park neighborhood snagged the stash of what's being described as “designer” Versace heroin.

Rintala trial

4 weeks ago

SJC Approves Third Rintala Murder Trial

The recent state Supreme Judicial Court ruling says there is enough evidence to try Cara Rintala a third time for the 2010 murder of Annemarie Cochrane Rintala.

Recent Headlines

19 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week

A couple is seen through an American flag as they walk to a polling place for the New Hampshire primary, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

A look back at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

20 hours ago in Entertainment, National

Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas


With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

22 hours ago in Local

SJC Rules For Greenfield Big-Box Appeal


According to the state Supreme Judicial Court, the opponent’s appeal of a building permit for the French King Highway store can now move forward.

23 hours ago in Local

Four Arrests Result of Springfield Drug Raid


More than a pound of heroin, a large quantity of crack cocaine and four loaded handguns were confiscated in the raid at 38 Denton Circle.

23 hours ago in Local

Northampton Historical Commission Delays Pomeroy Terrace Condo Plan


The Northampton Historical Commission has voted to delay Springfield businessman Matthew Campagnari's plans to replace the buildings with new condo units.