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Northampton Bans Plastic Bags

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

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

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Noho Budget Would Cut Spending

Mayor David Narkewicz has submitted his municipal budget and it actually shows a decrease in spending


Holyoke Mayors Race Off And Running

The four-way race for Mayor of Holyoke is heating up early


Police Mum On Greenfield Deaths

Greenfield police remain mum about a married couple in their fifties found dead Wednesday morning.


Amherst Town Meeting Rejects Pipeline

Amherst Town Meeting has voted to oppose the construction of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline

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Northampton Police Release Surveillance Photo

Police have released surveillance photos of a suspect in the assault of two women in downtown Northampton

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Greenfield Woman Burned in Candle Fire

A woman in Greenfield was airlifted to Baystate Medical Center after her nightgown was set on fire by a candle

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Western Mass Pipeline Deal Hearing Set

A date has been set for next month's Western Mass hearing regarding the proposed Tennessee Natural Gas Pipeline


Two Bodies Found In Greenfield

Police are investigating after two bodies were found inside a Greenfield home

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Motorcyclist In Leverett Crash Dies

One of two motorcyclists hurt in a three-vehicle crash in Leverett Sunday night has died.

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Northampton Dog Park Hearing Packs Room

Hundreds who attended a hearing on the unofficial dog park want to continue to use the 280 acres off Burts Pit Road to walk, run, and walk their dogs.

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MA Senate freezes tax rate, hikes earned income credit

The Massachusetts Senate votes to freeze the state income tax rate at 5.15 percent


Hatfield, Montague Select Board Changes

Montague and Hatfield Select Boards both have new chairmen


Greenfield Citizens Concerned About Sex Offenders

Concerned Greenfield residents fear registered sex offenders may be living near a children's play area

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Southampton Fire Started By Cigarette

A fire that destroyed a Southampton home was sparked by a cigarette thrown into an area of bark mulch


Montague Has New Selectman

Richard Kuklewicz was the big winner in yesterday's three-way race for a lone seat on the selectboard


Springfield Council Wants Police Body Cams

The Springfield City Council has voted unanimously to support the use of police body cameras


Ludlow Hash Oil Smokers Go To Hospital

Two Ludlow High School students are recovering after smoking hash oil with an e-cigarette

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Armed Robberies Downtown Northampton

Police are searching for a suspect after two women were robbed in downtown Northampton on Sunday night

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