Franklin County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Western Massachusetts state police report wet roadways; winter...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | MassLive.com

    ... between midnight and 2 a.m. A winter weather advisory by the National Weather Service remains in effect for Franklin County and western Hampshire and Hampden counties until 10 a.m. Franklin County Technical School in Turners Falls, the Gateway ...

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  2. full commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Recorder

    ... critics of proposals like the $5 billion project by Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. that would cut across eight Franklin County towns on its route from Pennsylvania shale fields to Dracut contend the new infrastructure isn't needed and would drive up ...

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  3. Baker orders look into lowering electric costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Recorder

    ... critics of proposals like the $5 billion project by Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. that would cut across eight Franklin County towns on its route from Pennsylvania shale fields to Dracut contend the new infrastructure isn't needed and would drive up ...

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  4. $60,000 gift boosts GCC Foundation campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Recorder

    ... 1968 they moved back to New England. In 1970, the couple moved to Greenfield, where she worked at the then-Franklin County Public Hospital, currently Baystate Franklin Medical Center, until her retirement. She particularly enjoyed her tenure in the ...

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  5. Greenfield fugitive Derek Lecompte waives extradition, to be returned from Florida for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | MassLive.com

    GREENFIELD - A Greenfield man who was apprehended in Miami Tuesday after he fled Franklin County to avoid prosecution on charges that he posed a child for nude photographs is scheduled to be returned to the area in the next few days, according to an official with the Northwestern District Attorney. Mary Carey, communications director for Northwestern DA David E. Sullivan, said Derek Lecompte has waived his right to an extradition hearing in Miami, which clears the way for him to be returned to Frankly County.

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  6. Trail Mix: nature activities in western MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Recorder

    ... to ensure you can attend. This is particularly important if registration is required. DEERFIELD - The Franklin County Beekeepers' monthly meeting for beekeepers and those interested in learning more about the hobby will be Thursday, April 16, 7 to 9 ...

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  7. Sleet and freezing rain to slow evening commute for much of Western and Central MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | MassLive.com

    ... 2. A winter weather advisory will be in effect from 6 a.m. Wednesday to 6 p.m. Thursday. It includes all of Franklin County, western Hampden and Hampshire counties and northern Worcester county Untreated roads and sidewalks will become slippery and ...

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  8. Franklin County, Indiana Sued by Satanic GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | 700WLW Cincinnati

    A county that hosts a Nativity scene outside its courthouse each year is facing a lawsuit filed on behalf of a group that calls itself The Satanic Temple. The Indianapolis Star reports the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana has sued Franklin County, saying officials violated the Constitution in denying some groups to put up displays outside the courthouse.

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  9. "Hamlet"Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Recorder

    ... ker T Jones of Booker T & The MGs with us on Saturday! Don't forget... ( link ) TheRecorderNews : EDITORIAL: Franklin County addressed opioid epidemic head-on, but there's still a hard path, locally and regionally. ( link )

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  10. Greenfield, Orange police: let us pick up dirty needlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Recorder

    ... Monday, asking the community to pick up the syringes and dispose of them when they're able. The chiefs of Franklin County's two other largest towns would prefer it if people left the needles where they are, called police and let them handle it. ...

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  11. Savoring the Seasons: Parsnips! Perfect for ... tacos?!?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Recorder

    ... sweetness and grinned. Yum! I thanked Michael for his message and asked where to get his parsnips in Franklin county and for his current favorite parsnip recipe. Here's what he said: "In Franklin county, in addition to Green Fields Market, they can ...

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  12. Bombers spike Athol, 3-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Recorder

    ... monkey wrench into the equation when afternoon rains caused three cancellations. It may not have rained in Franklin County, but rains to our south forced cancellation of two tennis matches and what would have been the first baseball game of the ...

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  13. Freehand for FERC: letter-writing workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Recorder

    ... themselves under Docket Number PF14-22. Kinder Morgan's Northeast Energy Direct project would extend through Franklin County on its way from Pennsylvania and Wright, N.Y., to Dracut, north of Lowell. Local governments apparently have no say over the ...

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  14. County Being Sued For Wrongly Dening Satanic Temple DisplayRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A small Indiana county that hosts a Nativity scene outside its courthouse each year is facing a lawsuit filed on behalf of a group that calls itself The Satanic Temple. The Indianapolis Star reports the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana has sued Franklin County, saying officials violated the Constitution in denying some groups to put up displays outside the courthouse.

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  15. Suit: Indiana county wrongly denied Satanic Temple displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    A small Indiana county that hosts a Nativity scene outside its courthouse each year is facing a lawsuit filed on behalf of a group that calls itself The Satanic Temple. The Indianapolis Star reports the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana has sued Franklin County, saying officials violated the Constitution in denying some groups to put up displays outside the courthouse.

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  16. Greenfield hosts rally to end violence against womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | MassLive.com

    ... events.State Rep. Paul Mark, Greenfield Police Chief Robert Haigh, Town Council President Hillary Hoffman, Franklin County Sheriff Christopher Donelan and Franklin County Register of Probate John Merrigan are also scheduled to attend. The event ...

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  17. Where the funding meets the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | The Recorder

    With a six-year, $478 billion federal transportation bill released recently to help close an estimated $1 trillion gap in the nation's highway and bridge infrastructure and improve rail and public transit, a Franklin County group is scheduling an informational meeting as part of a "Stand Up for Transportation Day" on Thursday.

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  18. Neighbors: Turning pollution into artRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | The Recorder

    ... about. I can't wait to see the creative ways local artists used trash. GREENING GREENFIELD IS GOING TO BE AT Franklin County's Better Living Show on April 18 and 19 offering 16 workshops to green your home and your yard. The show is at Indoor Action ...

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  19. Shutesbury, Wendell first Wired West towns to reach subscription threshold for high-speed InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | MassLive.com

    Broadband committees in Shutesbury and Wendell are celebrating a milestone after persuading more than 40 percent of the homes and businesses within their borders to pay a $49 deposit and sign up in advance for high-speed internet under the umbrella of Wired West , a regional cooperative. The adjacent Franklin County communities are the first of 32 unconnected or partially-connected towns in rural Massachusetts to surpass the threshold needed to profitably run a fiber optic network under the Wired West model.

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  20. Wolfie's in South Deerfield closed following early morning fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | CBS 3 Springfield

    A popular Franklin County restaurant is closed after a kitchen fire early Tuesday morning. Deerfield Police Chief John Paciorek Jr. says that around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday, Officer Bill Kimball, "who was overly observant," saw steam on the interior of the windows on the back side of Wolfie's Restaurant on South Main Street.

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