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    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police Log for Wednesday, Oct. 22

    Wednesday, Oct. 22 12:46 a.m. A domestic incident is reported on McLaughlin Place. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Ben Garver — Berkshire Eagle Staff)
    Pittsfield farmers Market puts a wrap up 2014 Saturday

    Downtown summer staple ends with live music and special demonstrations
    PITTSFIELD >> A bounty of area fruits, vegetables, meat, dairy products and baked goods await shoppers at the season-ending Pittsfield Farmers Market's this weekend. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Courtesy photo - Williams College)
    Russo's run as Williams men's soccer coach nears end

    Former players recall how Ephs' leader influenced them over 36 years
    Mike Russo has been patrolling the sidelines for so long, it's hard to imagine somebody else coaching the Williams College men's soccer team. Full Story
    LOCAL SPORTS
    Wednesday's high schools: Monument girls soccer shuts out Taconic

    Volleyball wins for Greylock, Lee, Pittsfield
    The Monument Mountain girls soccer team used three first-half goals within a 13-minute span to defeat Taconic 3-0 on Wednesday. Full Story
    Pittsfield farmers Market puts a wrap up 2014 Saturday
    PITTSFIELD >> A bounty of area fruits, vegetables, meat, dairy products and baked goods await shoppers at the season-ending Pittsfield Farmers Market's this weekend. Full Story

     
     
    COUNTY NOTES
    Berkshire Taconic Foundation: McLaughlin-Wilson fund reaches $1M in scholarships

    SHEFFIELD >> Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation says the McLaughlin-Wilson Scholarship Fund has given a total of $1 million since its 1994 inception. Full Story
    Heads or tails? Coin toss decides Peru election

    LIMA, Peru (AP) — A coin toss has decided the mayoral race in small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box. Full Story
    Steinbeck heirs fight over control of movie rights

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — John Steinbeck's heirs say a literary agency is wrongly cutting them out of negotiations over possible movie deals for the late Nobel Prize-winning author's books. Full Story
    'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" star Mama June dating convicted child molester

    In news that could mean the end of the reality TV show; it’s been reported that “Mama June” Shannon has rekindled her romance with Mark McDaniel, who spent 10 years in prison for allegedly molesting a 8-year-old girl who was a relative of Mama June’s.