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Sun, September 14, 2014
51°
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Feels like 51°
Humidity: 95%
Dew Point: 49
Wind: N at 1 mph
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First Frost of the Season Tonight

September 14th, 2014
First Frost Expected Tonight SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – High pressure maintains control of the weather and that means no weather issues – in terms of clouds and rain – until Tuesday! However, the first frost of the season is likely...

Puerto Rican Pride Takes over Downtown Springfield

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September 14th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass ((WGGB)) -- It was a sea of blue, red and white Sunday in Springfield as the Puerto Rican parade marched down Main Street. "Well i had to come and represent my nationality, I had to. We have to show where we come from and how...

Lawyer: Hopeful Tests Show Dead Infants Stillborn

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September 14th, 2014
BLACKSTONE, Mass. (AP) -- The lawyer for a Massachusetts woman arrested after the bodies of three infants were found in her home says he's optimistic that forensic testing will show the babies weren't born alive, and therefore weren't harmed or...

Barbecue Fundraiser Benefits City’s Upcoming Events

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September 14th, 2014
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) -- Local bands came together for a good cause on Sunday. A barbecue fundraiser was held at the Holyoke Canoe Club to benefit three upcoming events: Passport Holyoke, The Holyoke Latin Jazz Festival and The Holyoke Winter...

Brady, Patriots bounce back to beat Vikings 30-7

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September 14th, 2014
(AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt) MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (WGGB) -- The Minnesota Vikings got off to a fast start against the New England Patriots, who came into the game hoping to avoid their first 0-2 start since the Drew Bledsoe era. The Patriots,...

Power Outage Leaves Some Springfield Residents in the Dark

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September 14th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- A power outage in the Forest Park area near Blaine Street left nearly 40 residents without power since Saturday evening. A Blaine street resident told ABC40 that crews from WMECO are working to fix the...

Paintball Event to Support the Shriners Hospital in Springfield

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September 14th, 2014
AGAWAM, Mass. (WGGB) -- Fun way to support a great cause. On Sunday afternoon, the 2nd annual paintball tournament took place at Xtreme Paintball in Agawam. "We are thrilled to be working with Shriners again after the first succesful event...

Six Flags Hosts 2nd Annual “Anti-Bullying Day” Event

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September 14th, 2014
AGAWAM, Mass. (WGGB) -- On Sunday afternoon, Six Flags collaborated with the Carl Joseph Walker-Hoover Foundation to host the 2nd annual back to school anti-bullying day. Annually the goal of the event is to promote awareness about bullying among...

Paratrooper from Massachusetts to be Laid to Rest

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September 14th, 2014
NORTHBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Family and friends of a paratrooper from Northborough killed in Afghanistan will be gathering for calling hours and a funeral in his hometown. Calling hours for Spc. Brian Arsenault will be held from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m....

Nantucket Fire Still Keeping Emergency Crews Busy

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September 14th, 2014
NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) -- A fire at a landfill in Nantucket has firefighters busy for a second day. Officials say emergency crews remain at the landfill in the village of Madaket on the western side of the island Sunday. No injuries have been...

TRAFFIC ALERT: Part of Page Boulevard Closed for Downed Wires

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September 14th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) - A portion of Page Boulevard has been shut down this morning as crews work to fix downed wires. According to Springfield Police, a truck clipped those wires just after 8 a.m. Sunday, bringing them down into the road. Police...

Melding Health Overhaul and Taxes Gets Complicated

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September 14th, 2014
President Barack Obama's health care law uses the tax system to subsidize coverage for the uninsured. Promoting social policy goals through the tax code is a time-honored strategy for both political parties. For example, the nation's main...

4 Injured in Apartment Building Fire in Bridgeport

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September 14th, 2014
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- Bridgeport officials say four people are hospitalized, two in critical condition, after an overnight fire in an apartment building in Connecticut's largest city. William Kaempffer, a spokesman for the city's police and...

Greg Norman Injured by Chainsaw

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September 14th, 2014
ESPN Photo ESPN -- Golfing legend Greg Norman injured his left hand with a chainsaw, according to a post on his Instagram feed. "Working with a chainsaw ALWAYS be respectful of the unexpected," Norman said in the caption to a photo of the...

Accident Sends Two to Hospital, Highway Reopened

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September 14th, 2014
AGAWAM (WGGB) - Route 57 in Agawam is back open this morning following a major accident late Saturday night. State Police responded to the accident just before 11p.m. last night, about a quarter mile from the rotary. That's where, according...