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Tue, January 27, 2015
21°
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Feels like 6°
Humidity: 61%
Dew Point: 10
Wind: NNE at 18 mph
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Patriots Owner Makes Strong Defense of Team

January 26th, 2015
by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft made a strong defense Monday night of his team's actions and integrity regarding the NFL's investigation into under-inflated footballs...

Official Warns of Fire, Carbon Monoxide Danger in Storm

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January 26th, 2015
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) -- If the lights go out during the storm, the Massachusetts fire marshal says people should take care not to make a bad situation worse. Stephen Coan said Monday that alternative forms of lighting and cooking during power...

Amtrak Suspends Service in New England Region

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January 26th, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Amtrak has announced that it will suspend rail service in the New England region and modify service between New York and Washington on Tuesday due to snowy conditions. Amtrak announced Monday evening that the Acela Express...

Ambulance Company Prepares to Work in Hazardous Conditions

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January 26th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)- While most people get to stay inside, some folks still have to work in the hazardous conditions; that includes paramedics. Out of history and experience American Medical Response (AMR) in Springfield has decided to...

Volunteer Firefighters/ EMTs Ready to Serve

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January 26th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)- When the storm hits, first responders won't hesitate to step up. Fire departments and ambulance companies across the region will be ready to respond to emergencies. Paul Johnson is a 19 year volunteer of the...

State Reduces Mass. Pike Speed Limit Due to Weather

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January 26th, 2015
REGION (WGGB) -- The snowy conditions have forced state officials to reduce the speed on the Mass. Turnpike. MassDOT has announced that the speed limit has been lowered to 40 miles per hour from the New York border to Exit 15 (Weston). For...

DPW Prepares for Massive Nor’Easter

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January 26th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Springfield is in full emergency response mode. Mayor Domenic Sarno and his team held a news conference on Monday to let Springfield residents know about the game plan. One of the key elements he touched...

Greenfield Police Investigating Armed Robbery

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January 26th, 2015
(Photo Provided by Greenfield Police) GREENFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Police are investigating after a Greenfield store was robbed Monday afternoon. Greenfield Police say that around 3:20 p.m. Monday, an armed robbery was reported at the Valley...

Bradley: Last Passenger Flight Left Airport Around 7 P.M.

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January 26th, 2015
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (WGGB) -- The storm bearing down on the region is causing problems with air travel across the northeast, including at Bradley International Airport in Connecticut. Kevin Dillon, Executive Director of the Conn. Airport...

Mass. Governor Declares State of Emergency

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January 26th, 2015
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker says the latest forecasts suggest that virtually all residents will see at least two feet of snow, and many areas will get more from the blockbuster storm bearing down on New England. In a late...

Gunman Wounds Worker at Los Angeles-Area Mental Clinic

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January 26th, 2015
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A man described as paranoid shot and wounded a mental health worker Monday during a struggle at a Los Angeles-area clinic where he had sought help, but the employee was expected to survive, officials said. The shooting...

40 Force: Tax Time

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January 26th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Before you know it, your tax returns will be due. While you gather your needed paperwork for this year, it's a good time to start figuring out those tax forms. Tonight, we had a panel of experts on-hand to take...

Weather-Related Parking Bans

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January 26th, 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 below. As always, for the latest weather information, you can always visit the Weather page...

PVTA Suspending Service Due to Snowstorm

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January 26th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- The impending storm is forcing the PVTA to suspend service along its routes. The PVTA will stop service at 10 p.m. Monday, following the departure of the last buses from the Academy of Music in Northampton, Haigis...

Snowstorm Forcing Cancellations for Peter Pan Bus Lines

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January 26th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Peter Pan Bus Lines has cancelled dozens of trips ahead of the massive snowstorm heading. The bus company announced that many schedules for Monday afternoon have been cancelled, and all service for Tuesday...