(Matthew Sprague / Berkshire Eagle Staff)
Many new faces on girls teams this winter

Six of the eight players on last year's All-Eagle team have graduated, including 2013 MVP Eileen Dooley and 2012 All-Eagle MVP Stephanie Young, both of Lee. Those losses, of course, are to be expected. Players graduate. But 25 percent of the teams in the county will also have new coaches.  Full Story
Grandma thanks Idaho trooper for traffic stop

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A woman who got a speeding ticket while on a recent vacation to Idaho wrote a note to the Idaho State Police thanking the trooper for the kindness he showed her grandchildren during the stop. Full Story
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Cinema verite documentarian Robert Drew dies at 90

Filmmaker Robert Drew, a pioneer of the modern documentary who in "Primary" and other movies mastered the intimate, spontaneous style known as cinema verite and schooled a generation of influential directors that included D. Full Story