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    East Coast Snocross races to return to North Adams — under local ownership

    NORTH ADAMS - Kurt Gagne knows a thing or two about making snow.

    Gagne, of Clarksburg, owns and operates Gagne Mechanical Corp., which works with a number of snow-making systems at ski resorts.

    So when he learned a friend was looking to sell off his ownership of East Coast Snocross, a professional snowmobile racing circuit, he felt pretty comfortable stepping up.

    Photo Gallery | 2014 East Coast Snocross race in North Adams Full Story

    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, Jan. 28

    Wednesday, Jan. 28 1:11 a.m.: Threats are reported on Lyman Street. 1:14 a.m. Full Story
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    Clark puts up Winslow Homer's "West Point, Prout's Neck," in Super Bowl XLIX bet with Seattle Art Museum

    WILLIAMSTOWN >> Tom Brady better be on top of his game Sunday — a Winslow Homer is riding on it. Full Story
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    Wahconah girls basketball holds off Drury for win

    Warriors build up a big lead, hang on at the end for 39-35 victory
    DALTON >> There is still about a month to go in the high school basketball season, so Thursday night's game against Drury didn't register as a must-win for the Wahconah girls. Full Story
    LOCAL SPORTS
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    College notes: Aliah Curry reaches 2,000-point mark at Norwich

    Taconic grad Luscier earns ECAC rookie honors with Springfield track team; MCLA hoops sweeps Salem State
    NORWICH, VT. >> Former Wahconah basketball player Aliah Curry has etched her names into the Norwich University basketball record books as the first women's basketball player to hit 2,000 points. Full Story
    North Adams man facing felony charges for alleged gun threat in bar
    PITTSFIELD >> A 65-year-old North Adams man is facing felony charges for allegedly threatening a bartender and other bar patrons with a loaded gun early Thursday morning. Full Story

     
     
    COUNTY NOTES
    Pittsfield: Berkshire Community College to host annual Wellness Day

    Pittsfield BCC to host annual Wellness Day event Berkshire Community College's Physical Therapist Assistant Club will hold its third annual Wellness Day, an event dedicated to the health and well-being of the local community, from 10 a. Full Story
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    A timeline of 'Suge' Knight's legal and medical troubles

    A look at Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight's troubles over the past 20 years: — 1996: Knight was sent to prison for nearly five years for badly beating a rival with rapper Tupac Shakur at a Las Vegas, Nevada, hotel. Full Story