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Mon, September 15, 2014
45°
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Feels like 45°
Humidity: 100%
Dew Point: 45
Wind: E at 3 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...

Miss New York Crowned as Miss America 2014

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September 14th, 2014
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- There's a new Miss America. Miss New York Kira Kazantsev was crowned Sunday night at Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall. It marks the third year in a row that a contestant from her state...

United Methodist Church Opens Its Doors After Repairs

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September 14th, 2014
SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (WGGB) -- It was nearly three years ago when Pastor Peter Milloy heard a large noise above his head during a worship service. "We came down here for the rest of service and afterward, somebody sent the Fire Department and...

Man Arrested for Recording Women in Cafe Bathroom

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September 14th, 2014
ARLINGTON, Mass. (AP) -- A New Hampshire man has been charged with secretly recording women in a bathroom at a Massachusetts cafe, and authorities say they're investigating whether he planted cameras at other restaurants. Police arrested...

Special Prosecutor Appointed in Fall River Probe

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September 14th, 2014
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) -- Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter has appointed a special prosecutor to investigate whether Fall River Mayor William Flanagan used a gun to intimidate a city councilor Sutter says former state and federal...

Boston Group Gets $158K Grant for Bankruptcy Help

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September 14th, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- The Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association has received a $158,000 grant to develop new legal aid clinics and technology to help low-income clients with bankruptcy. The project will test "pop-up" bankruptcy...

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...