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Tonight: Clouds and a chance for an evening sprinkle/light shower or wet flurry then clearing overnight. Becoming brisk. Lows: 26-32. Winds: W/NW 4-14 mph. Tuesday: Morning sun mixing with afternoon cloudiness. Seasonably c ...
Mon, March 30, 2015
40°
Few Clouds
Feels like 34°
Humidity: 64%
Dew Point: 28
Wind: NW at 8 mph
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Greenfield Man Arrested on Third OUI Following Traffic Stop

March 30th, 2015
photo Greenfield PD/Facebook GREENFIELD, MA (WGGB) -- A Greenfield man is facing his third OUI offense after being pulled over Sunday by police for driving erratically. This according to the Greenfield Police Department's Facebook page which...

AG Files Complaint Against Route 9 Diner in Hadley, Restaurant Closes

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March 30th, 2015
HADLEY, MA (WGGB) -- A popular diner in Hadley has shut its doors following an investigation that has been launched by the state Attorney General's Office into reports of sexual harassment on female servers there. No one picked up the phone at...

Balmy Air Arrives Before Easter Weekend

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March 30th, 2015
Sunshine will mix with clouds during the Tuesday.  High and mid-level clouds will increase during the afternoon as weak low pressure tracks to our south during the evening.  An area of rain or even some wet snow in the higher terrain will make...

US Offer for Global Climate Treaty: 28 Percent Emissions Cut

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March 30th, 2015
photo MGN-Online WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States will pledge to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by up to 28 percent as its contribution to a major global climate treaty nearing the final stages of negotiation. That's according to people...

Firefighters Called to Abudanza Ristorante in Wilbraham

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March 30th, 2015
WILBRAHAM, MA (WGGB) -- Emergency personnel responded to the Abudanza Ristorante in Wilbraham for a smoldering fire there Monday. Just after 3:00 p.m. a fire occurred in the restaurant's office.  According to Deputy Chief David Bourcier, some...

Bear Pays Visit to Southwick Home

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March 30th, 2015
SOUTHWICK, Mass. (WGGB)- We've all been waiting for the spring to come and so have the bears! They've been hibernating all winter, but one Southwick resident says they are awake, and one bear stopped by his house to visit. From his living...

Pesky Potholes on Parkerview Street and All Across Springfield

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March 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)- Potholes. They're are easy to find, but tough to avoid. To report a pothole in Springfield you can call the 3-1-1 hotline. But how quickly will the problem get fixed? Crews are working to fix all of the city's...

Roadwork Begins at Intersection of Sumner Avenue and Allen Street

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March 30th, 2015
. SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- A $2.1 million project is underway in Springfield to improve traffic flow and safety on Sumner Avenue and Allen Street. There are big plans to improve this intersection at Sumner Avenue in Springfield....

Kennedy’s Legacy Remembered in WMass. as Institute Dedicated

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March 30th, 2015
(WGGB)-The country's top political leaders including President Obama came to Boston today to help dedicate the Kennedy Institute. The Institute is located next to the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum. It was Ted Kennedy's vision to help...

Police Investigating Report of Shots Fired Near AIC

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March 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Police in Springfield are investigating after another report of shots fired near a city college. Springfield Police Trent Duda told ABC40 that they responded to Maynard Street around 5 p.m. following a report...

Urban Colleges Work to Keep Students Safe from Neighborhood Violence

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March 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- An ABC40 follow-up after shots are fired over the weekend, hitting American International College's campus center, while some students were eating their lunch. It's raising concerns about the safety of students...

Sarno Under Fire for Comments Following Weekend Homicide

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March 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno is coming under fire after making what some are calling insensitive comments following Springfield's ninth homicide. City officials held a press conference Saturday afternoon to...

Area Officials Say I-91 Viaduct Work Can’t Start Soon Enough

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March 30th, 2015
REGION (WGGB) -- Commuters at their breaking point with the I-91 viaduct. Emergency repairs meant drivers were stuck in the middle of 91 for hours Friday. While the big improvement project is just on the horizon, businesses say it isn't...

State Police C3 Unit Helps Capture Three Springfield Fugitives

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March 30th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Three fugitives, whom police say were wanted on drug charges, were arrested over the weekend. Mass. State Police say that on Saturday, members of the department's C3 Policing Team had gathered information that three fugitive members...

Jurors Find First Defendant in UMass Gang Rape Trial Guilty on Two Counts

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March 30th, 2015
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) -- Jurors have found the first defendant in a 2012 gang rape at UMass Amherst guilty on two counts. On Monday, Emmanuel Bile, 21, of Pittsfield was found guilty on two counts: one of aggravated vaginal rape and...