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Climate Protesters To Obama: Kill Keystone XL

Pioneer Valley climate activists are joining their counterparts nationwide in asking President Obama to reject the Keystone XL pipeline.


Greenfield Youth Arrested with Sawed Off Shotgun

A Greenfield juvenile has been arrested after being found in possession of a sawed off shotgun.

Bill Cosby

Cosby Cancels Worcester Appearance

Bill Cosby will not be doing a stand-up comedy show in Worcester next month.

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Man Threatens Murder Over EBT Card

A Springfield man is behind bars after threatening a store clerk with a knife.


One Sent to Hospital in Southampton School Bus Incident

Southampton police are investigating a car crash that involved a school bus Tuesday.

Charlie Baker

Gov. Baker, Democratic leaders hold 1st meeting

Republican Gov. Charlie Baker has discussed the state's budget deficit with leaders including Senate President Stan Rosenberg, who says new taxes would be a last option

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Climate Activists Plan Rally in Northampton

Climate protesters in Northampton will add their voices to a national day of action

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Girl Who Fell off Chairlift Expected to be OK

A young girl who fell off of a chair lift at Berkshire East is expected to recover


Contractor Fined By Osha

OSHA has issued fines for the second time to a Salem-based contractor working in Easthampton


Man Embezzled From Friend’s Memorial

A former South Hadley man has pleaded guilty to embezzling from his high school classmate's memorial fund

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Fire Marshal Investigates Greenfield Motel Fire

The state fire marshal continues to investigate a weekend fire at a Greenfield motel early Saturday.

UMass Amherst

Ralph Whitehead Recovering In ICU

UMass journalism professor Ralph Whitehead remains hospitalized after suffering a heart attack at the State House


Patrick Gas Pipeline Report Panned

Opponents of the Kinder Morgan gas pipeline proposal are lashing out at an energy study released by Deval Patrick on the final day of his administration

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Holyoke Swim Coach Cleared by Review Board

A former Holyoke YMCA swimming coach will not be banned from the coaching profession


Military Trucks Crash On I-91 in Northampton

Two people were hospitalized after a military truck rear-ended another military truck on I-91 in Northampton on Saturday


Anti-Teen-Drinking Group Conducts Sting

The Northampton Prevention Coalition is working with police to set up stings at local restaurants

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Tire Stash Cleanup on Hold in Greenfield

It will likely be a while before a large stash of abandoned tires is removed from a Greenfield river bed.

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Northampton Planners OK Housing Project

Northampton's Planning Board has approved a 20 million dollar affordable housing project on Pleasant Street.

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UMass Professor Critical After Collapsing at Statehouse

A UMass Amherst journalism professor is in critical condition after collapsing at the Statehouse.

Charlie Baker

Charlie Baker Sworn In By Stan Rosenberg

Charlie Baker begins his first full day as the 72nd governor of Massachusetts

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