(Matthew Sprague / Berkshire Eagle Staff)
Taconic, others looking to fill heavyweight class

PITTSFIELD - Taconic's wrestling squad has had a nice run of talent at the heavyweight class for the past few years. Whether it's been Joe Pasquarelli, Damion Murray or Tajaye Davis, the Braves have been able to hold their own with the rest of Western Massachusetts at what is technically the 285-pound class. Full Story
Cat found alive aboard sunken boat pulled from Lake Havasu

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. (AP) — A trapped, hungry, wet and scared cat is now safe after it was found tucked away in a boat that had sank to the bottom of Lake Havasu. Full Story
Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years

MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say Ukraine has banned actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years. Full Story
Train co-founder Hotchkiss back on track with new band

The Grammy singer-songwriter Rob Hotchkiss won as a founding member of the multiplatinum band Train sits inconspicuously on a shelf in the hillside house in Fairfax that he and his wife, Pam, recently moved into,returning to the Bay Area after years of semi-retirement on Vashon Island in Washington's Puget Sound.