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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
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
Firefighters prevent Williamstown blaze from striking gas tank

WILLIAMSTOWN — An afternoon blaze claimed a workshop garage structure on Hancock Road Thursday, but it could have been much worse. Full Story
(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
(Matt Sayles/AP)
Robin Williams the posthumous star of '3 Still Standing'

TORONTO (AP) — Before the late Robin Williams enthralled television audiences on "Mork and Mindy," he already was a star on the 1970s stand-up comedy circuit — and by the '80s was a leading light for a new stand-up generation. Full Story