05/27/2016 07:50 PM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON >> Four people were struck in a crosswalk on Friday morning on Main Street by a southbound driver.   Full Story
 
Bent nails left in path of Cheshire fire trucks no joke
05/27/2016 07:15 PM EDT - CHESHIRE >> When Cheshire Volunteer Firefighters arrived for a weekly drill on Thursday, they discovered nails scattered in front of the station's bay doors. Full Story

05/27/2016 06:58 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> A city man who was found hiding in a bedroom closet with drugs and a loaded handgun nearby was determined to be dangerous on Friday and ordered held without bail.   Full Story
 
Mister Tire Closing on June 4
05/27/2016 06:38 PM EDT - NORTH ADAMS >> On June 4, Mister Tire owner Larry Davis will close the business he operated for 38 years. Full Story

05/27/2016 06:10 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> The dangerousness hearing for the suspect in a brazen daytime shooting has been put off while he undergoes a mental health evaluation at Bridgewater State Hospital.   Full Story
 
Crime spree nets 6o days in jail
05/27/2016 06:01 PM EDT - LENOX >> A Pittsfield woman who police said went on a mini-crime spree in March has been sentenced to 60 days in the Western Massachusetts Regional Women's Correctional Center in Chicopee. Full Story

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05/27/2016 05:45 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> For the eleventh consecutive year, the Women of Color Giving Circle of the Berkshires held a celebration event to recognize graduating high school seniors of African and African-American descent.   Full Story
 
Berkshire Newsmaker: The Rev William Cyr, pastor of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Parish of North Adams
05/27/2016 01:50 PM EDT - Pulling together: The Rev. William Cyr has served the Northern Berkshire Catholic community as it has changed with the times — and the challenges along the way, perhaps none as dramatic and urgent than this month, when the steeple of the unused St. Full Story

05/27/2016 05:29 AM EDT - CLARKSBURG — Voters have signed off on a fiscal 2017 budget and new zoning laws that will rein in potential wind energy development.   Full Story
 
Attorney General's 'listening session' takes aim at Kinder Morgan, GE plans
05/27/2016 05:44 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — About 70 area residents attended a state Attorney General's office "listening session" on Thursday — aiming to fight giants like Kinder Morgan and General Electric.

Photo Gallery | Energy and Environmental Bureau Listening Session Full Story

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05/27/2016 05:33 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — Hope now literally hangs on the walls of the Berkshire Probate and Family Court rooms.

Photo Gallery | Student art show at Berkshire Probate & Family Court   Full Story

 
Memorial Day weekend may prove deadly, National Safety Council warns
05/27/2016 05:50 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — Motorists are being urged to use good judgment and caution over this Memorial Day weekend, which the National Safety Council says may be the deadliest since 2009. Full Story

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05/27/2016 05:55 AM EDT - ADAMS — Reaching the end of the Berkshire Scenic Railway's Hoosac Valley Service on Lime Street instead of at the Adams Station is like "a cake without frosting," according to one local student.   Full Story
 
Fine, time served for Pittsfield man caught with heroin
05/27/2016 05:55 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — A city man was "in the wrong place at the wrong time" when he was found with 92 bags of heroin last year, prosecutors said. Full Story

05/27/2016 05:55 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — A city man charged with sexually assaulting, beating and choking a woman in April has been indicted by a Berkshire County grand jury.   Full Story