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Fed Chair Suffers Spell During UMass Speech

Dehydration was believed to be the cause, and the 69-year-old Yellen was deemed fit to resume her schedule


Cubit Building Open House Held in Holyoke

Cubit's owner plans an open market and affordable loft apartments and condos in the former industrial buidling


Northampton Medical Marijuana Consultant May Face Drug Charges

The Northwestern DA’s office says state police plan to file a criminal complaint application for marijuana possession


Florence Man Faces More Child Sex Charges

Stanley Michalski has pleaded not guilty to additional child sex charges after more alleged victims come forward

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Fire Displaces Four On Hobart Lane in Amherst

The cause of the fire appears to be sparks from a Tuesday plumbing project


Ex Pelham Chief Asks For Evidence To Be Thrown Out

Edward Fleury is asking a judge to throw out evidence of illegally stored guns found during a search of his home

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Hotel Northampton Workers Turn Down Union

Workers voted 34-23 against forming a union, despite months of organizing efforts

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Amherst Town Manager To Be Laid To Rest Saturday

Calling hours will be held at Ahearn Funeral home in Northampton 2-7 Friday, with the funeral at 10am Saturday at Grace Episcopal Church

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Holyoke Mayor Morse, Fran O’Connell Wins Spots on November Ballot

Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse will get the chance to run for a third term this November


Arrested UMass Football Player Charges Abuse, Racial Profiling

Wide receiver Jalen Williams claims he was only stopped by police because he matched the description of a suspect


Greenfield To Offer Online Budget Ledger To Residents

Residents of Greenfield will soon have a new online tool that will allow them to track how the town’s money is being spent

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Beach Vigil Honors Girl Whose Remains Washed Up There

Dozens gathered Monday night on Deer Island, where Bella Bond's remains were found in a plastic bag June 25

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Amherst Names Interim Town Manager After Death of John Musante

The Amherst Selectboard has appointed Deputy Town Manager David Ziomek interim town manager

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Florence Residents On the Lookout For A Moose

Many Forence residents report seeing an adult bull moose wandering through their back yards


Greenfield Highway Re-Opened After Tractor Trailer Crash

A section of Route 2 in Greenfield has been re-opened after being closed all of Monday because of a tractor trailer crash

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Westfield River Drowning Victim Identified  

Police say 14-year-old David Shovgan of Chicopee was swimming with friends near the Great River Bridge when he went under


Climber Hit By Falling Rock In Erving

A female hiker suffered serious injuries this weekend when she was hit by a falling rock while hiking at the Farley Ledges in Erving. She was airlifted to a nearby hospital after rescue crews from Greenfield and Turners Falls assisted in her removal from the woods.

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Tractor Trailer Rollover Closes Greenfield Road

Greenfield Police say a tractor trailer went over the embankment and rolled onto its side. The driver is in serious condition and was airlifted to Baystate Medical Center.

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Northampton High-Speed Chase Crash Ends in Arrest

At around nine Saturday night, a car refused to stop for police and began speeding down I-91 south, where it crashed and rolled over several times in the woods after trying to take Exit 21 by North King Street.

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Warren Preaches Party Values At Democratic Convention

Warren told over 3,000 delegates and party leaders at the state party convention held at the Mass Mutual Center in Springfield over the weekend, that Democrats believe, "that racism, sexism and homophobia, that hatred, injustice and bigotry have no place in our country."

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