• Today in History - 04/24/2015 12:11 AM EDT
    Elephant in the room
    Should Dalton vote to bar circus animals from performing in town?
    Pittsfield Police log for Thursday, April 23

    Thursday, April 23 6:52 a.m.: A report of a motor vehicle accident with injury on South Street. Full Story
    (Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
    BHS opens walk-in care facility inside Hubbard Avenue Price Chopper

    PITTSFIELD — In a move designed to counter the challenges of delivering affordable healthcare, Berkshire Health Systems has opened a Walk-In Care facility at the Price Chopper supermarket on Hubbard Avenue. Full Story
    (Stephanie Zollshan - The Berkshire Eagle)
    Pittsfield softball braves cold in win at Wahconah

    Generals score 15 runs, nine in fifth inning alone, to improve to 4-0
    DALTON -- Despite 30-degree weather and light snow flurries throughout the softball game, the Pittsfield offense managed to stay hot Thursday. Full Story
    Thursday's high schools: Big softball wins for Lee, Greylock

    Lee pitcher Kendra Williams no-hits Commerce in 19-0 rout
    WILLIAMSTOWN -- After a slow start to the game, Mount Greylock's softball offense finally awoke, using a five-run fourth inning to beat Taconic on Thursday. Full Story
    (TOM BAUER/Missoulian/AP)
    Residents help guide geese out of downtown Montana city

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — It was no gaggle of geese, but two birds and a baby waddling through a downtown Montana city stopped traffic and brought out the shutterbugs. Full Story
    (Susan Montoya Bryan/AP)
    North America's largest powwow draws thousands to New Mexico

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Droves of Native American and other indigenous performers and spectators have converged in New Mexico for the 32nd annual Gathering of Nations, North America's largest powwow. Full Story