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Agawam Police respond to call for service on Cooper Street

AGAWAM, Mass. (WGGB/WSHM) - Agawam Police responded to a call for service on Cooper Street Wednesday morning. According to Lt. Anthony Grasso, officers arrived on scene and discovered that further investigation will be required. Police have not disclosed the reason for the call, however, they said that the probe does...
AGAWAM, MA

Truck driver acquitted in deaths of 7 motorcyclists in 2019

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A jury on Tuesday acquitted a commercial truck driver of causing the deaths of seven motorcyclists in a horrific head-on collision in northern New Hampshire that exposed fatal flaws in the processing of license revocations across states. Volodymyr Zhukovskyy, 26, of West Springfield, Massachusetts, was found innocent on seven counts of manslaughter, seven counts of negligent homicide and one count of reckless conduct in connection with the June 21, 2019, crash in Randolph. Jailed since the crash, he appeared to wipe away tears as the verdict was read and briefly raised his index finger skyward before...
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Family time at Groton Long Point

The Clark family of West Hartford spent some time Wednesday crabbing while staying with family in Groton Long Point for the week. Lily, 6, said they have been having fun so far spending time swimming and crabbing.
GROTON, CT
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Paul Burbul Jr. arrested after allegedly shooting multiple people with BB gun on Dickinson Street in Springfield

Springfield police arrested a man after he reportedly shot a BB gun into a crowd of people on Dickinson Street on Sunday night. Paul Burbul Jr., 32, was arrested and charged with two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, five counts of assault with a dangerous weapon and one count of malicious damage to a motor vehicle, according to police.
SPRINGFIELD, MA
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Hartford Public Schools recruits teachers from Puerto Rico

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) - Teachers continue to be in high demand. With classes resuming in a few weeks, Hartford Public Schools is recruiting educators from Puerto Rico to help with the ongoing teacher shortage. It’s called the Step by Step program, or in Spanish Paso a Paso. 15 new...
HARTFORD, CT
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Frank Martin, UMass Basketball Make Splash: Land Four-Star Recruit

The Frank Martin era at UMass is off to a hot start. Martin and the Minutemen landed their first four-star recruit in three years on Wednesday, with Class of 2022 recruit Tafara Gapare announcing his intention to play in Amherst this fall. “I chose UMass because during the recruitment process,...
AMHERST, MA

Suspects Sought In Drive-Thru Shooting at Springfield McDonalds

Two suspects are being sought by police in Springfield in a shooting at a McDonald's drive-thru window late last month. The bad news is that an employee at the restaurant was shot multiple times. The good news... the weapon was a BB Gun. I'm certainly not however making lite of someone being shot, as a BB Gun can definitely cause injury.
SPRINGFIELD, MA
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