updated Fri. November 18, 2022
March 17, 2018
Local and state police, along with officers from the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, were first called to the schools and a shelter-in-place procedure was ... During the first couple of hours of the investigation, four Orange Police cruisers were stationed at the back side of the school and four MassachusettsÃâÃÂ ...
March 15, 2018
Rural communities in western Mass. are struggling to create revenue streams,” Edwards said. ... They are Cummington farmer and lawyer Christine Doktor; Natalie Blais, executive director of the Franklin County of Commerce; 20-year-old Casey Pease, chairman of Worthington's Democratic TownÃâÃÂ ...
March 8, 2018
ROWE, Mass. (WWLP)- Franklin County residents fired up their snowblowers Thursday morning to clear all the snow from Wednesday's storm. This snowstorm hit all of western Massachusetts, but it buried Rowe. It was their biggest snowstorm this winter. Rowe got about 18 inches of snow with this storm.
March 7, 2018
Snow accumulation reports are beginning to come in across Massachusetts, as the state faces its second nor'easter since the start of March. The following totals are unofficial reports collected by the National Weather Service from weather spotters throughout the state and the time at which the report wasÃâÃÂ ...
March 2, 2018
A fifth Democrat has declared her intention to run for the Massachusetts House 1st Franklin District seat held by Stephen Kulik, D-Worthington, who is ... paid staff member on Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign; Natalie M. Blais of Sunderland, executive director of the Franklin County Chamber ofÃâÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
He had previously pleaded not guilty, but changed his plea after testimony by a number of officials Monday, including a Franklin County Sheriff's Department deputy, a drug expert and a Massachusetts State Police Drug Lab forensic scientist, the Daily Hampshire Gazette reported. Northwestern AssistantÃâÃÂ ...
February 27, 2018
Esser began her education at GCC in 1971, eventually earning her bachelor's from University of Massachusetts and a law degree from Boston University in the late 1970s. She was a member of the Franklin County Bar Association and the Massachusetts Bar Foundation. She also served on the Board ofÃâÃÂ ...
February 25, 2018
They are being held at the Franklin County House of Correction on $5,000 bail. “We collected evidence from the scene, which included shoe impressions,” Leighton said. According to Leighton's narrative in the Feb. 22 warrant for Michael Boyer, 28, of Northfield, the Massachusetts State Police Crime SceneÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
HEATH, Mass. (WWLP)- A nor'easter hit Western Massachusetts Tuesday for the third time in two weeks. The storm dumped a foot of snow on Heath and other western ... All Franklin County schools were closed Tuesday, leading many students and teachers to go skiing at Berkshire East in Charlemont.
December 31, 1999
As Massachusetts residents prepare for a third nor'easter in recent weeks to hit the state, schools are announcing school closings and delays. The latest storm will move into Massachusetts late Monday night, shortly before midnight and continue throughout the day on Tuesday. Blizzard-like conditions areÃâÃÂ ...
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