Tourism money
Should Gov. Baker cut tourism funding in the state budget?
 Yes
 No
(Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
2015 Berkshire Career Fair draws more than job seekers

PITTSFIELD — More than 250 people stopped by the Berkshire Hills Country Club on Thursday for the 2015 Berkshire Career Fair, but they weren't all looking for jobs.

Photo Gallery | 2015 Berkshire Career Fair

Video | 52 booths at the 2015 Berkshire Career Fair  Full Story

POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, March 4

Wednesday, March 4 7:15 a.m.: A motor vehicle accident with no personal injury is reported on East Street. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Photo courtesy of Jeremy Cowart)
Indigo Girls to headline expanded SummerSound Live@Tanglewood

LENOX — As a high-energy jolt to the area's summer pop music scene, the Tanglewood grounds will host an expanded, two-day music festival over Memorial Day weekend in conjunction with the 6th annual the Memorial Day Races. Full Story
SPORTS
(Matthew Sprague - The Berkshire Eagle)
Wahconah hockey falls to Chicopee Comp in Western Mass. III-A final

Hat trick by Jeremy Lewis leads Colts to 4-2 win; Warriors' bid to repeat is foiled
This year, Wahconah's hockey team didn't have a stunning third-period comeback. Full Story
LOCAL SPORTS
(Jeremy Roberts — Daily Hampshire Gazette)
South Hadley eliminates Pittsfield behind Earle's 38 points

South Hadley's star guard scores 38 points to lead the Tigers past the Generals
AMHERST >> Like often happens in the NCAA Tournament, a hot-shooting player can carry his team the distance. Full Story
Northern Berkshire judge tosses search in family marijuana case
NORTH ADAMS >> A judge ruled Friday that North Adams Police did not have the right to enter a basement room — later found to contain marijuana — of the Suters family home on East Quincy Street last year. Full Story

 
 
COUNTY NOTES
Berkshire County students earn dean's list recognition

• Jacquelyne Mary Kays, daughter of Jack and Lori Kays of Pittsfield, received academic honors at Westfield State University by making the University's dean's list for the fall 2014 semester. Full Story
Cate Blanchett adopts baby girl with husband Andrew Upton

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cate Blanchett is expanding her family. A spokeswoman for the actress said Friday that Blanchett and husband Andrew Upton have adopted a baby girl. Full Story
(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Katie Couric returning to NBC?

New network news chief Andy Lack reportedly has good relationship with former 'Today’ co-host.