Fire Cider
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(Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
Update: 1 killed, four wounded in Pittsfield shooting

PITTSFIELD — One man was killed and four others wounded in a shooting Saturday night in a vacant lot on Linden Avenue, authorities said.

Ronald Pinel, 25, of Pittsfield, was pronounced dead at the hospital after the shootings, which happened about 11:30 p.m. in the tree-lined lot near Dewey Avenue, according to the Berkshire District Attorney's Office.

Video | Pittsfield Police provide details about Saturday night's shooting Full Story

POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, July 1

Wednesday, July 1 9:02 a.m.: Police arrest Matthew M. Williamson, 31, of North Street, Pittsfield on a charge of possession of heroin with intent to distribute. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
Area artisans stitch together Maker's Mill in North Adams

NORTH ADAMS >> The past and the future of the city are coming together — sort of — at Makers' Mill, a new community workplace at 73 Main Street. Full Story
SPORTS
(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
McNinch holds off Rabasco to win Pittsfield Independence Day race

Recent Lenox graduate wins by 1 second; Barry top women's finisher
PITTSFIELD >> As the pace truck for the 30th Independence Day 5K Road Race made its final turn from North onto Wahconah Street, Tucker McNinch appeared to have his first victory well in hand. Full Story