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Sun, February 01, 2015
25°
Scattered Clouds
Feels like 25°
Humidity: 64%
Dew Point: 14
Wind: 0 mph
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Sunday’s News On The Go 2/1

February 1st, 2015
REGION (WGGB) -- Crews responded to an accident where a snowmobiler crashed into the water in Congamond lake in Southwick, a massive fire in Palmer destroys a multi-family home and New England Gets ready to watch the Patriots take on the...

Crews On Scene of Major Fire on Canal Street in Holyoke

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February 1st, 2015
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) -- Holyoke Fire Department has responded to a 3-Alarm fire on Canal Street in Holyoke. The fire broke out just after 10 A.M. Sunday morning. Mutual Aid has been called in to help control the fire. No word yet on what may...

Egypt Releases Australian Al-Jazeera Reporter

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February 1st, 2015
(AP Photo/Mohammed Abu Zaid) By SARAH EL DEEB Associated Press CAIRO (AP) -- A senior Egyptian prison official and the country's official news agency say Al-Jazeera's Australian reporter Peter Greste has been freed from prison and is on his...

Increasing Clouds but Dry for your Sunday. Snow Arrives After Midnight.

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February 1st, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- A Winter Storm Warning is posted for the region again on Monday, as another winter storm is bearing down on the region. This time, the storm is moving from west to east, as opposed to a storm riding up the...

Weather-Related Parking Bans

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February 1st, 2015
REGION (WGGB) -- Some area cities and towns have issued weather-related parking bans. You can see an up-to-date list of those parking restrictions...

Snowmobiler Dies After Being Pulled from Congamond Lakes

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February 1st, 2015
  SOUTHWICK (WGGB) - A snowmobiler has died after being pulled from the Congamond Lakes by rescue crews late Saturday. Crews responded to the scene on Congamond Rd. in Southwick near Crabby Joe’s Bar & Grill Saturday night,...

2 Injured Hikers Airlifted Off Mount Hood

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February 1st, 2015
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Two climbers who were hurt in a fall on Mount Hood are now being treated for their injuries. Rescue officials say they were airlifted off the mountain Saturday afternoon by an Oregon National Guard helicopter. American...

Extremists Attack Biggest City in Northeast Nigeria

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February 1st, 2015
(Courtesy: MGNOnline) By HARUNA UMAR Associated Press MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- Witnesses say Islamic extremists are attacking the biggest city in northeast Nigeria from four fronts. The third attack in a week on Maiduguri comes as...

Whitney Houston’s Daughter in Medically Induced Coma

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January 31st, 2015
Photo Courtesy of ABC News (CNN) -- Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown was placed in a medically induced coma Saturday after being found facedown and unresponsive in a bathtub full of water, a source close to the family has told CNN...

Crews Remain On-Scene of House Fire in Palmer

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January 31st, 2015
Photo Courtesy: Martin Kucharczyk PALMER, Mass. (WGGB) -- Crews are still on-scene of a house fire in Palmer Saturday night. The Fire Department was called to Church Street around 4:30 p.m. -- just minutes before the multi-family home was...

VIEWER PICTURES & VIDEO – Palmer Fire

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January 31st, 2015
PALMER, Mass. (WGGB) -- Firefighters were called out to a large fire on Church Street in Palmer and shortly after the blaze broke out, pictures and video began flooding the ABC40 Newsroom. Viewers like Devon Wood, Paul Burns, Peter...

UMass Gets First Win at Saint Louis, 60-56

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January 31st, 2015
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cady Lalanne scored 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead UMass to its first win at Saint Louis' Chaifetz Arena in five tries Saturday with a 60-56 victory in an Atlantic 10 showdown. The Minutemen used a 7-0 run...

Feds to Investigate Storm Shutdown at Pilgrim Nuclear Plant

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January 31st, 2015
PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) -- The Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth says federal regulators are sending a special inspection team to the plant related to an unplanned shutdown during last week's blizzard. Plant spokeswoman Lauren Burm said...

Penguin Plunge Is A Hit Despite Bitter Cold

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January 31st, 2015
WESTFIELD, MA - Despite freezing temperatures and gusty winds, hundreds came out to take a dip into the bitter cold Hampton Ponds for the Penguin Plunge. "The waters actually warmer than the air so it wasn't bad at all when you went in,...

Video: Islamic State Group Beheads Japanese Journalist

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January 31st, 2015
CAIRO (AP) -- An online video purports to show Islamic State group militants beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto. The video, released late Saturday, shows a militant with a British accent beheading Goto. The video, released via militant...