• Letters to the editor - 02/26/2015 03:22 PM EST
  • Letter: Call evil-doers what they are - 02/26/2015 02:50 PM EST
    Our Opinion: Rural effort has potential for Berkshires

    02/26/2015 06:21 PM EST
    In some good economic news for the state, Massachusetts' exports skyrocketed last year compared to 2013. 
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    Our Opinion: Clearing the air on clearing roads
    02/25/2015 06:30 PM EST - A tutorial on the particulars of snow-plowing was provided at Tuesday night's Pittsfield City Council meeting. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Step forward to help at-risk youth, families
    02/25/2015 05:51 PM EST - Combating youth and gang-related violence must be more than a law enforcement issue. Full Story

    Sports Columnists
    Gene Chague: Berkshire County waters account for four gold pins

    02/22/2015 11:41 AM EST
    In the Freshwater Sport Fishing Awards Programs, anglers receive bronze pins for catching fish of certain minimum weight requirements for 22 species. 
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    Gene Chague: 2014 black bear harvest shattered record
    02/15/2015 01:50 AM EST - MassWildlife recently reported that a record 240 bears were harvested statewide during last year's split fall season. Full Story

    Howard Herman: Chicago kids pay price for actions of adults
    02/14/2015 10:26 PM EST - Thinking about some things in sports that make my head hurt. It's a shame that the youngsters from the Jackie Robinson West Little League have had their U. Full Story

    Howard Herman: 2-0 game reminder of Temple's deep freeze
    02/07/2015 10:16 PM EST - As you wandered the Internet, you might have run into a story about a high school basketball game that ended up 2-0. Full Story

    Gene Chague: DFW announces 2014 deer harvest numbers
    02/07/2015 10:11 PM EST - By Gene Chague The Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife (DFW) reports that the statewide preliminary deer harvest for 2014 (excluding Quabbin and any data not yet received) was 11,165. Full Story

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    Fog machine in art installation prompts false fire alarms

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Where there's smoke, there's fire. But fog signals art, as Pittsburgh firefighters are quickly learning. Full Story