Do you agree with John Barrett III's decision not to take part in the MCLA debate?
(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
Beer lovers raise toast to fall at Berktoberfest in Pittsfield

PITTSFIELD >> Though winter continues its slow creep into the Berkshires, hundreds of beer lovers donned an extra layer of warm apparel and headed to the eighth annual Berktoberfest. Full Story
Pittsfield Police log for Thursday, Oct. 1

Thursday, Oct. 1 1:51 p.m.: Police arrest Ana Hernandez, 30, of Dalton Avenue, Pittsfield on a charge of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license. Full Story
(Scott Stafford — The Berkshire Eagle)
Alcombright, Barrett focused on next five weeks of campaigning in North Adams

NORTH ADAMS — Mayor Richard Alcombright was handily bested in last month's preliminary election by former mayor and challenger John Barrett III, but history shows the race is far from over. Full Story
(Matthew Sprague - The Berkshire Eagle)
McCann Tech football gets ugly win over Pathfinder to stay unbeaten

Failed fake punt provides Hornets with momentum swing in 20-0 victory
NORTH ADAMS -- Bob LeClair never got comfortable Saturday afternoon, even in victory. Full Story