• In the courts - 08/31/2015 04:18 PM EDT
  • Mount McKinley renamed to Denali - 08/31/2015 07:01 AM EDT
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    Mount McKinley
    What should the name of North America s highest mountain be?
     Mount McKinley
     Denali
     
    (Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Best Buy to close Berkshire Mall store Oct. 31

    LANESBOROUGH >> Best Buy will be closing its store in the Berkshire Mall at the end of October, a company spokeswoman said on Monday. Full Story
    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log for Friday, Aug. 28 to Sunday, Aug. 30

    Friday, Aug. 28 6:28 a.m.: A report of a burglar alarm at Pittsfield High School on East Street. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Monument to UFO visit unveiled in Sheffield

    1969 sighting gained recognition from Great Barrington Historical Society
    SHEFFIELD — First affirmation as a historical event came by an adjacent town's historical society in February, and now a 1969 UFO siting in Sheffield is again affirmed with a 5,000-pound granite monument paid for by witnesses.

    Photo Gallery | Monument for UFO sighting in Sheffield Full Story

    SPORTS
    (Matthew Sprague - The Berkshire Eagle)
    Kathy Budaj leads Hoosac Valley girls soccer in first year as coach

    CHESHIRE — Madi Ryan's first interaction with Kathy Budaj on the soccer field wasn't the most positive experience for Ryan. Full Story
    In the courts
    In Berkshire Superior Court on Thursday: Reymon Delacruz-Batista, 26, of Pittsfield was arraigned on charges of cocaine trafficking, possession of heroin with intent to distribute, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and illegal ownership of a firearm. Full Story