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BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB) — Earlier today, Belchertown experienced some power outages. ABC 40 received a tip from a viewer who said there were outages throughout town. Police confirmed this information, but didn’t have any information as to why… Read more

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BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB) — A Belchertown man wanted for assault to murder, among other charges, was found in Arizona. Orlando Rodriguez was found in Eager, Arizona after Belchertown Police learned he may be staying at a known associate’s house… Read more

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(Photo Provided by Belchertown Police) BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB) — Belchertown Police are looking a man who they allege assaulted and seriously injured a woman late last week. Belchertown Police Det. John Raymer says that on Thursday,… Read more

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BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB) — One person was extricated using the jaws of life after a two car accident in Belchertown Friday evening. Belchertown Police said the call came in just before 5:00 PM for two cars involved in a side-impact crash. Two… Read more

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BELCHERTOWN, Mass. — This time last season, Belchertown hockey and Western Mass powerhouse were far from synonymous. After a one-win season in 2013, the only way the team could go is up. How far up would that be? How about a nine-win season and a… Read more

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BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB) — Belchertown High School art students are showing off their new wardrobes – made of paper. It is all part of Project Runway, a competition that features 12 contestants this year. To qualify, they were… Read more

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BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB) — It is Friday and that means our ABC40 Honor Roll LIVE! was back on the road. Bright and early at 5 a.m., energy filled the halls of Belchertown High School. At the home of the Orioles, a sea of orange and… Read more

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Photo sent in by viewer Iris Ciecko, Granby , Mass GRANBY, Mass. (WGGB) –Major power problems were felt across three communities Monday night. Some say it’s been a growing problem in the area for the past few weeks.  The constant hum of… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — A Belchertown man has been sentenced to almost 4 years in jail for running an advance fee fraud scheme that defrauded 130 victims of $800,000 and possessing a firearm. 65 year-old, John Sacco appeared in U.S…. Read more

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AMHERST, Mass. (WGGB) — While it’s nice that we get to enjoy the mild air for a little longer, the threat for mosquito-borne illness has carried through the fall season. It has been over two months since the state’s Department of Public… Read more

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(Courtesy U.S. National Park Service) BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB) — A particular kind of caterpillar is causing problems in Belchertown. The white, furry creature may look friendly and harmless, but it’s not. It’s called the Hickory… Read more

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BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB) — The fireworks display at the Belchertown fair will likely be cancelled according to a member of the fair committee. The Belchertown Board of Health is recommending that the town either cancel or postpone the… Read more

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BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB/AP) — The Center for Disease Control is urging people to keep themselves safe from ticks, which could spread Lyme disease. “I am definitely more fearful of being outside than I was in the past,” said Beth… Read more

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BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WGGB) — In light of a recent case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in a horse in Belchertown and another case in Amherst, the Belchertown School District has decided to reschedule all organized activities after dark. The… Read more

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BOSTON (WGGB) — The state has announced that a second horse in Belchertown has been found infected with Eastern Equine Encephalitis, or EEE. The news Wednesday marks the second EEE infected horse found in Belchertown this year. The state… Read more