Sign theft
Should people who steal political lawn signs be prosecuted?
(Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
EPA releases updated Housatonic River cleanup plan

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has delivered its marching orders to General Electric for a massive, $613 million PCB cleanup project. Full Story
Pittsfield Police log for October 2-5

Friday, Oct. 2 11:47 a.m.: Police arrest Lisa M. Barde, 36, of Belvidere Avenue, Pittsfield, on a warrant issued from the Pittsfield Police Department. Full Story
(Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
More than $200,000 in state grants awarded to Berkshire trail projects

Local hikers, snowmobilers and mountain bikers are going to notice some smoother going in the coming year thanks to a infusion of more than $200,000 in state grant funds for trail improvements. Full Story
(Matthew Sprague - The Berkshire Eagle)
Berkshire County's top volleyball teams look to stretch run

Some, like Lee, Wahconah and Mount Greylock, are close to earning Western Mass. berths
LEE -- It was clear Monday night that Lee volleyball coach John Warner was enjoying his job. Full Story