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    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, April 15

    Wednesday, April 15 9:42 a.m.: Police arrest Joshua Cote, 34, of Washington Avenue, North Adams on a charge of conspiracy to violate drug laws. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Drury High School's E3 Academy students promote 'positive vibes' products

    NORTH ADAMS — "It's gonna be a great day." That's the message that 12 students in Drury High School's E3 Academy hope to bring to people with their new, expanded NAMApparel product line.

    Photo Gallery | Drury's E3 Academy debuts new NAMApparel Full Story

    SPORTS
    (Stephanie Zollshan — Berkshire Eagle)
    Chaise LaBrie's 5 goals lead Hoosac Valley boys lacrosse past Taconic

    Hurricanes score 13 seconds into game on way to win
    PITTSFIELD -- Chaise LaBrie didn't need a quick goal to get himself going Friday, but a fast start certainly helped his Hoosac Valley lacrosse teammates. Full Story
    I-90 Corridor STEM Forum focuses on growing youth interest in innovation
    PITTSFIELD >> On Monday, Berkshire County education and business leaders heard from state education officials about the rising need for college-educated workers in Massachusetts and how these widening workforce gaps threaten economic growth. Full Story

     
     
    (Mark Mulligan/AP)
    Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tips

    LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) — A tractor-trailer carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as they could. Full Story
    (J. Scott Applewhite/ap)
    5 things from former Bush press secretary Perino's book

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Dana Perino, President George W. Bush's spokeswoman at the end of his presidency, is out with a book that is part memoir, part career advice. Full Story