Franklin County Newswire

Franklin County Newswire

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  1. Bulletin Board: Valley tearing it up for OwlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Recorder

    ... or Saint Lawrence in either the consolation or championship game for the Belpot Trophy on Nov. 26. Franklin County FC captured the Under-13 Boys Red Division indoor soccer title with a 3-2 win over the Amherst Hurricanes Monday evening at Allsport ...

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  2. Neighbors: Friends of Greenfield Public Library looking for entries for the 25th annual Poet's Seat Poetry ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Recorder

    ... begun, and Friends of the Greenfield Public Library are looking for poems from you. The event is open to all Franklin County residents and students. The contest has been sponsored by the Friends each year since 1991. The competition is held in honor ...

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  3. Brush-burning season, but only until May 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Recorder

    ... other forestry debris, and even during this time a permit is required from the local Fire Department." Many Franklin County fire departments issue permits through an online permitting program available at fcburnpermits.com or by calling regional ...

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  4. Bulletin Board: Emond helps EDGE trim Greenfield, 43-36Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Recorder

    ... Colby Avery and Jared Hart each netted 9 points. Trevor Parkinson stopped 46 shots Sunday afternoon but Franklin County Hockey Association Snow & Sons suffered a 10-0 loss to Holy Name in a Greater Springfield League Peewee North Division hockey ...

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  5. Editorial: Valentine's Day effort deserves praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Recorder

    A tip of the hat to those involved in the Love Letters, an initiative of LifePath or what was formerly known as Franklin County Home Care.

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  6. ArtBeat: Looking back at the presentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Recorder

    ... while on a walk to protest the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company's proposed pipeline that would run through Franklin County. She took all 17 images in the exhibit with her iPhone, West says, then manipulated them in computer software to mimic the ...

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  7. Dante Ramos: Municipalities of Massachusetts, uniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Boston.com

    Monroe, the second-least populous municipality in Massachusetts, lies along the Vermont border on the far western tip of Franklin County. When you arrive in town, via a winding and ear-poppingly steep road down the hills that cut Monroe off from neighboring Rowe, the first building you see is a decrepit paper mill that shut down 20 years ago after decades of decline.

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  8. Investing to keep up with a changing worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Recorder

    The changes, I hope, will make the paper more useful to you and would-be readers in Franklin County and the North Quabbin Region.

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  9. In the Arena: New bridge between schools and councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Recorder

    ... them all. Chris Collins, who worked in local radio in a number of capacities, has observed political life in Franklin County for years. He also is a former staff reporter for The Recorder and a Greenfield native.

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  10. Deerfield to pipeline co.: Don't tread on usRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Recorder

    ... the state Department of Public Utilities. Kinder Morgan, which plans a natural gas pipeline through eight Franklin County towns, including Deerfield, has asked the DPU to force property owners along the route to allow surveyors on the land. In a ...

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  11. White House announces $1 billion for opioid crisis, in part dedicated to rural areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Recorder

    ... $1.1 billion for fighting the epidemic. Notably, part of that funding is dedicated for rural areas like Franklin County, where rates of overdose and opioid addiction are typically higher. The budget takes "a two-pronged approach" to address the ...

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  12. full commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Recorder

    ... that wood-pellet boilers will have on air quality and health. Glenn Ayers, who is a health agent for the Franklin County Regional Council of Governments, told the audience at a Mohawk subcommittee meeting that burning pellets was "a much more ...

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  13. Babe Ruth meeting Monday at St. KazRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Recorder

    The Franklin County Babe Ruth Baseball Association will hold a league meeting on Monday night at 6:30 at St. Kazimierz Society in Turners Falls.

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  14. Snowstorm surprises area, dumps 5 inchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Recorder

    The storm that ended a snow drought and provided a white blanket for this weekend's Winter Carnival also closed Interstate 91 for much of the day and caused a spate of minor accidents across Franklin County on Friday.

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  15. Editorial: Boiler switch puts heat on MohawkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Recorder

    ... that wood-pellet boilers will have on air quality and health. Glenn Ayers, who is a health agent for the Franklin County Regional Council of Governments, told the audience at a Mohawk subcommittee meeting that burning pellets was "a much more ...

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  16. Letter: Making a healthy choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Recorder

    Thanks for highlighting the serious toll that diabetes takes on the health of people in Franklin County and for drawing attention to the excellent work that the YMCA is doing in partnership with the Community Health Center and others to reduce the impact of this disease.

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  17. Call for entries: 25th Annual Poet's Seat Poetry ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Recorder

    Franklin County poets may submit up to three previously unpublished poems to this contest, sponsored by the Friends of the Greenfield Public Library.

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  18. Poets of Franklin County: Anne YeomansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Recorder

    ... who lives in Leyden. Crapo is seeking published poets for her column. She's interested in books written by a Franklin County poet and/or published by a Franklin County press. She can be reached at: [email protected]

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  19. Dr. Joe Greene in the Shutesbury Community Church. Recorder Staff/Paul FranzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Recorder

    ... to The Recorder's weekly column titled "Faith Matters." Each Saturday, a different faith leader in Franklin County offers a personal religious perspective in this space. An accompanying sidebar offers a brief description of his or her place of ...

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  20. Deerfield to pipeline co.: Dona t tread on usRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Recorder

    ... the state Department of Public Utilities. Kinder Morgan, which plans a natural gas pipeline through eight Franklin County towns, including Deerfield, has asked the DPU to force property owners along the route to allow surveyors on the land. In a ...

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