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Holyoke Motorcycle Crash Victim Identified

A man killed in a motorcycle crash in Holyoke Friday night was a member of the Air National Guard 104th Fighter Wing

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Man Drives Jeep Into CT River in Holyoke

A man is dead after driving his jeep into the Connecticut River at Jones Ferry in Holyoke

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Northampton’s Mayor Defends Gov’t Reorg Plan

Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz will formally present his government reorganization plan later this month--and not everyone is happy about it

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Greenfield Mother Sentenced In Drug Case

A Greenfield woman has pleaded not guilty to child endangerment charge after police found heroin hidden in one of her children’s safety seats during an August traffic stop in Springfield

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Exit 18 Ramp To Reopen Soon

The I-91 Exit 18 northbound ramp should be open again by Columbus Day

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Trans Woman Stole From Elderly Ehamp Man

A Springfield woman has been sentenced to two years in jail for stealing from a 95-year-old Easthampton man

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DA Sullivan: I Had Nothing To Do With Sinacori

Northwestern DA David Sullivan says he had nothing to do with approving UMass student Eric Sinacori as a confidential campus police informant.

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Bistro Les Gras Wins Liquor License

The Northampton liquor license seized from businessman Eric Suher in May has been awarded to Bistro Les Gras

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New England Child Dies From Enterovirus

The region's first fatality has been reported in connection with an unusual respiratory virus that has been affecting children across the country

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WNEU Poll Finds Little Support for Casino Repeal

A majority of Massachusetts voters still seem to oppose the repeal of the casino law

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Hamp BPW Would Lose Power Under Mayor’s Plan

The Northampton Board of Public Works would become advisory under a new proposal by Mayor David Narkewicz

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Nashawannuck Pond Boardwalk Bids Over Budget

Bids have been opened for the Nashawannuck Pond boardwalk project in Easthampton, and they're all way over budget

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Vermont Yankee Closing Could Cost $1-Billion

We should know by the end of October how much it will cost to close the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant

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UMass Police Suspend Confidential Informant Program

UMass campus police have suspended their confidential informant program after last week's "Boston Globe" article about a student who died of an overdose last year

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Southampton Residents Oppose Holyoke Proposal

A proposal to let Holyoke provide building inspection services to Southampton is being vigorously opposed by the town's residents

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Amherst Fire Dept Holds Pancake Breakfast

The Amherst Fire Department will hold its annual open house and pancake breakfast on Sunday

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