Super Bowl XLIX
Where will you watch Super Bowl XLIX?
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(Scott Stafford — The Berkshire Eagle)
East Coast Snocross races to return to North Adams — under local ownership

NORTH ADAMS - Kurt Gagne knows a thing or two about making snow.

Gagne, of Clarksburg, owns and operates Gagne Mechanical Corp., which works with a number of snow-making systems at ski resorts.

So when he learned a friend was looking to sell off his ownership of East Coast Snocross, a professional snowmobile racing circuit, he felt pretty comfortable stepping up.

Photo Gallery | 2014 East Coast Snocross race in North Adams Full Story

POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, Jan. 28

Wednesday, Jan. 28 1:11 a.m.: Threats are reported on Lyman Street. 1:14 a.m. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Photo by Mike Agee)
Clark puts up Winslow Homer's "West Point, Prout's Neck," in Super Bowl XLIX bet with Seattle Art Museum

WILLIAMSTOWN >> Tom Brady better be on top of his game Sunday — a Winslow Homer is riding on it. Full Story
SPORTS
(Gillian Jones - The Berkshire Eagle)
Wahconah girls basketball holds off Drury for win

Warriors build up a big lead, hang on at the end for 39-35 victory
DALTON >> There is still about a month to go in the high school basketball season, so Thursday night's game against Drury didn't register as a must-win for the Wahconah girls. Full Story
LOCAL SPORTS
(Courtesy photo - Mark Collier, Norwich University)
College notes: Aliah Curry reaches 2,000-point mark at Norwich

Taconic grad Luscier earns ECAC rookie honors with Springfield track team; MCLA hoops sweeps Salem State
NORWICH, VT. >> Former Wahconah basketball player Aliah Curry has etched her names into the Norwich University basketball record books as the first women's basketball player to hit 2,000 points. Full Story
North Adams man facing felony charges for alleged gun threat in bar
PITTSFIELD >> A 65-year-old North Adams man is facing felony charges for allegedly threatening a bartender and other bar patrons with a loaded gun early Thursday morning. Full Story

 
 
COUNTY NOTES
Pittsfield: Berkshire Community College to host annual Wellness Day

Pittsfield BCC to host annual Wellness Day event Berkshire Community College's Physical Therapist Assistant Club will hold its third annual Wellness Day, an event dedicated to the health and well-being of the local community, from 10 a. Full Story
(AP)
FBI releases photos of San Francisco gold nugget thieves

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The FBI has released photos made from surveillance video of three masked thieves stealing historic gold nuggets on display at a San Francisco bank museum after ramming a stolen SUV through its revolving door. Full Story
(AP Photo/CBS, Lou Bopp)
David Letterman wants Jay Leno to appear on show

Former “Tonight Show” host has been invited to appear with old rival before CBS host retires in May.