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  1. University of Massachusetts Medical School to open Springfield campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | WWLP

    The city of Springfield is already home to a university, two four-year colleges, a law school, a technical community college, and a satellite campus of the University of Massachusetts. Now, it will also be home to a medical school campus.

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  2. Drought conditions have gotten worse across western MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | WWLP

    Western Massachusetts finally got a good soaking rain earlier this week but it didn't take long before the sunshine was back out as our historic drought continues. The Quabbin Reservoir, which is at its lowest level since 2002, is now being used to help other cities and towns.

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  3. Retired priest pleads guilty in online dating scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | WWLP

    In about a week, you will be sitting down to eat with your whole family and it's a perfect time to take some great photos. WORCESTER, Mass.

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  4. Suspects in Connecticut-to-Massachusetts car pursuit heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | WWLP

    A man and a woman authorities say stabbed two people during a carjacking in Connecticut, and led police on a chase that ended in Massachusetts, have been held after pleading not guilty. The Telegram & Gazette reports that Christopher Harding was held on $100,000 bail on charges including three counts of assault with intent to murder at his arraignment Monday in Massachusetts.

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  5. 581 East River road, police tape removed from the house where the home invasion took place.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | WWLP

    Fisher had spent more than a month in the hospital. "She was very well-liked in this town and he was very well-liked as well, so it was devastating to this community," said Gary Campbell of Orange.

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  6. 2nd victim in Orange home invasion diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | WWLP

    UMass Memorial Medical Center confirmed to 22News that 77-year-old Joanna Fisher died . Witty's Funeral Home stated they were handling the funeral arraignments.

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  7. 4-year-old boy drafted by Mass. college baseball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | WWLP

    The state will spend a quarter million dollars just to gather the data, but the entire project will cost millions. Go behind the scenes with costume designer Maya Mani! The Flash is new Tuesdays at 8/7c on The CW Springfield.

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  8. Man accused of keeping $21K of marijuana in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | WWLP

    A driver stopped for speeding in New Hampshire has been accused of keeping $21,000 worth of marijuana in his car. The car driven by 27-year-old Nicholas Leone, of Worcester, Massachusetts, was stopped on Interstate 95 in North Hampton on Tuesday.

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  9. Q&A: Can America relearn civility from its founding fathers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | WWLP

    Think back to America's founding fathers, and you'd be forgiven for imagining plenty of prudence and self-restraint. You'd be wrong: A lot of riotous rhetoric sprang from those stiff upper lips.

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  10. Woman files suit against Worcester, ex-cop convicted of rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | WWLP

    A Connecticut woman has filed a lawsuit against a former Massachusetts police officer convicted of raping her while on duty, alleging he violated her civil rights. The Telegram & Gazette reports that the Putnam, Connecticut woman is also suing the city of Worcester, former City Manager Michael O'Brien and former police Chief Gary Gemme.

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  11. Man charged in alleged machete attack in WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | WWLP

    Officers responded to a Colton Street apartment at about 7:20 p.m. Sunday for reports of stabbing. When they got there, they were told the victim had already been taken to the hospital with injuries to the head and neck area.

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  12. Where are the gantries located along the Mass Pike? How much will I pay?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | WWLP

    CHICOPEE, Mass. - Starting at 10:00 Friday night, a system of gantries is being activated, which will read E-ZPass transponders or license plates in order to collect Massachusetts Turnpike tolls.

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  13. Man pleads guilty, gets prison in 2015 slaying in FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | WWLP

    You can help inspire inner city youth to follow their dreams at the annual Strong Young Minds "I Am Me Kid's Fashion Show". WORCESTER, Mass.

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  14. 5 people killed in Middleborough wrong-way crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | WWLP

    All five people killed in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 495 in Middleborough early Monday morning have been identified by Massachusetts State Police. State police say that Burston was driving her Infiniti coupe southbound in the northbound lane of I-495 in Middleborough when she struck a Mercury Sable driven by Diggs, which had been traveling in the correct direction.

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  15. Deadly shooting in Amherst leaves residents in fearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | WWLP

    A deadly shooting at an apartment complex in Amherst has left many residents fearing for their safety. Colleen Jardine, of Amherst said, "I thought Springfield and Holyoke was bad.

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  16. Hospital faulted for removing kidney from wrong patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | WWLP

    Do your dogs love a good treat now and then? With store bought treats being filled with preservatives, it's time we put those down and make Between candy wrappers, costume pieces, and other materials, there's a lot of room for waste, but this year, it's time to try and "Green" yo WORCESTER, Mass. - An investigation has found that a surgeon at a Massachusetts hospital removed a kidney from the wrong patient after failing to confirm the patient's identity.

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  17. Man charged with hour-long crime rampage held on high bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | WWLP

    Michael's fate is on everyone's mind! Find out what's in store for him and the rest of the Jane The Virgin cast on October 17 at 9/8c! See Keiynan Lonsdale as Kid Flash on the season premiere of The Flash, Tuesday at 8/7c on The CW Springfield! WORCESTER, Mass. - A Worcester man police say went on an hour-long rampage in August that included a rape and an armed robbery has been held on $250,000 cash bail.

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  18. Worcester man charged with assaulting 3-year-old nephewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | WWLP

    If you've been in a large commercial building, chances are, you've been in the presence of an OMG Roofing product. WORCESTER, Mass.

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  19. UMass officials say enrollment set to reach record highRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | WWLP

    Officials at the University of Massachusetts say enrollment at the school is projected to reach a record high this year. President Marty Meehan announced in a statement Wednesday that enrollment is projected to reach 74,678 students across the school's five campuses.

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  20. 41 men & women sworn in as police officers in western Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | WWLP

    The 54th class of the Western Massachusetts Police Academy held their graduation ceremony, Wednesday night, at West Springfield High School. Each member went through 6 months training at STCC.

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