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Today: A mix of sun & clouds, breezy, dry and comfortable! A few clouds mixing in. Highs: 64-68. Winds: NW 8-15 mph. Tonight: Clear and cool. Lows: 35-40. Winds: Light. Tomorrow: Sunny, a few puffy cumulus clouds. Highs: 65-70. ...
Mon, September 22, 2014
63°
Scattered Clouds
Feels like 63°
Humidity: 66%
Dew Point: 52
Wind: W at 8 mph
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Northampton Dunkin Donuts Robbed at Knifepoint

September 22nd, 2014
NORTHAMPTON (WGGB) - Police in Northampton are searching for a suspect they say robbed the Dunkin Donuts at 132 King Street just before 3 o'clock this morning. Northampton Police say the suspect may have been male, but was wearing a mask at the...

Monday’s News on the Go

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September 22nd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)--In your News on the Go for this Monday morning, three Afghan soldiers missing from Cape Cod base, seven injured after explosion fueling Boston boat, and arrest warrant issued for 'person of interest' in missing...

A Cool Fall Feel Returns

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September 22nd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)  A cooler, drier air mass continues to move into western Mass. this morning. Although temperatures are starting out in the lower 60's they will not go up all that much. A fall chilly will take hold which is fitting since...

Deliberations to Resume in Final Berkshire Triple-Murder Trial

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September 22nd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) -- A Springfield jury will begin its second week of considering the case of the final defendant charged in the killings of three Pittsfield men in 2011. Jurors resume deliberations Monday after spending about two hours...

Today at The Big E – Mon. Sept. 22

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September 22nd, 2014
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Here is what's happening today, Monday, September 22, at The Big E. Today is Salute to Springfield Day TODAY'S SCHEDULE 8:00 a.m. - Now Open: Mallary Complex Youth Working Steer Sr. & Jr. Pulling...

Three Afghan Soldiers Missing From Cape Cod Base

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September 22nd, 2014
(Ctsy. Joint Base Cape Cod) CAPE COD (WGGB) -- Three Afghan National Army soldiers have gone missing in Cape Cod during a training visit at Joint Base Cape Cod. The soldiers arrived in Cape Cod on September 11th and went missing on Saturday...

Medical Marijuana Advocates Rallying at Statehouse

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September 22nd, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- Medical marijuana advocates say they are frustrated with Gov. Deval Patrick's administration because the long-promised dispensaries where patients can purchase the drug are still not open. The Massachusetts Patient Advocacy...

Materials Deemed Safe, after Hazmat Response in Warwick

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September 22nd, 2014
WARWICK (WGGB) -- Fears of possibly hazardous materials led Athol and State Police to close off a Warwick road, near the northern state border Sunday night. State Police at the Athol barracks say that they were notified of a car with mason jars...

NASA’s Maven Explorer Arrives at Mars after a Year

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September 22nd, 2014
(AP Photo/NASA) CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- NASA is back at Mars. The Maven spacecraft arrived at the red planet late Sunday night after a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago. NASA confirmed that the robotic explorer...

Seven Injured when Fueling Boat Catches Fire in Boston

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September 22nd, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- Officials say seven people are being treated for injuries after a boat caught fire at a dock in Boston. Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald says the 38-foot boat had just finished fueling at a dock in the city's Charlestown...

Poetry Festival Wraps Up In Amherst

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September 21st, 2014
AMHERST, Mass. (WGGB) --  Amherst was the place to be for poetry lovers this weekend. The Amherst Poetry Festival kicked off at the Emily Dickinson Museum. 1, 789 poems were read of Dickinson's wide collection. Several popular poets came...

Man Seriously Injured in Springfield Shooting

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September 21st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- One man is in serious condition after a shooting in Springfield's Six Corners neighborhood. It happened around 6 p.m. Sunday near the intersection of Knox and Mill Street. Police say the victim was transported to...

UMass Amherst Library Welcomes NORML Records Donation

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September 21st, 2014
AMHERST, Mass. (WGGB) -- The UMass Amherst Libraries hosted their annual Friends of the Library fall reception. The event recognized this year's donors and volunteers, paying special tribute to staff members who helped set up the school's falcon...

Springfield Walk Remembers Victims of Violence

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September 21st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Several people came together today to begin a critical conversation in Springfield. Local residents, community leaders, and organizations walked for nonviolence to remember victims of violence and to draw...

Patriots’ Sluggish Offense Beats Raiders 16-9

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September 21st, 2014
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Tom Brady threw a touchdown pass, Stephen Gostkowski kicked three field goals and the sluggish New England Patriots held on to beat the Oakland Raiders 16-9 when defensive tackle Vince Wilfork intercepted a pass near his...