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Sunderland Man Competent for School Threat Trial

A 19 year old Sunderland man who threatened a Columbine-style attack at Frontier Regional School has been deemed competent to stand trial


Search OKd For Easthampton Student

An Easthampton High School student remains under house arrest after allegedly threatening to "shoot up the school."


Ferguson Fallout Continues in the Valley

The Ferguson fallout continues here in the Valley with peaceful protests

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Amherst House Fire Was Arson

A weekend house fire in Amherst was intentionally set

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Police: Easthampton Teen Threatens Shootup

Easthampton High School student will appear in court today after allegedly threatening to "shoot up the school.


Funeral Mass For Bishop Maguire Today

Springfield Bishop Joseph Maguire will be laid to rest today

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Patrick Slashes Funds To Western Mass

Governor Patrick's budget cuts will hurt Western Mass.


Three Busted Black Friday At Hadley Mall

Three Springfield women have been arrested after being locked out of their car at the Mountain Farms Mall in Hadley

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Shelburne Falls Library To Get New Dome

A historic library building in Shelburne Falls will get a new copper dome this spring

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The Valley Digs Out Of Thanksgiving Storm

Downtown Northampton merchants won't have to dig out from the season's first snowstorm

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Teachers Unions Support Carolyn Gardner

Two teachers unions say they're committed to confronting racism, and supporting former Amherst math teacher Carolyn Gardner


Tunnel Planned Under Northampton Railroad Tracks

State officials are moving ahead with a plan to build a tunnel under the railroad tracks in Northampton to accommodate the Norwottuck Rail Trail


Springfield Cops Descend Upon March

A heavy police presence in Springfield as marchers took to Main Street in the wake of the Ferguson decision

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Northampton Rallies With Ferguson

Hundreds gathered in Northampton Tuesday evening to express solidarity with Ferguson, Missouri

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Pre-Thanksgiving Winter Storm Headed for Mass.

Parts of Massachusetts are under a winter storm watch that could snarl Thanksgiving travel plans

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BID Plaintiffs Seek $200K In Legal Fees

Plaintiffs in the Northampton Business Improvement District case are seeking 200-thousand in legal fees


UMass Professor Jailed Awaiting ‘Sobrietor’

A judge has refused to let a UMass Amherst professor out of jail

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Top Narkewicz Aide Resigns

A top aide to Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz has resigned from his post


MGM Signs Deal With Berkshire Brewing

MGM Springfield has signed a deal with the Berkshire Brewing Company


WMECO Rate Hike Approved

It's official--electric rates in Western Mass will be going up 29 percent as of January first

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