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Greenfield, Mass Police Department: FYI: The Greenfield in conjunction with the Mass State Police and the Greenfield Public High School conducted a "lockdown/shelter in place" drill at the high school The purpose of drill is to ready the kids in the school in event of an emergency other than a fire. During the drill members of the MSP K9 team conducted a training on canine locker searches. We are trying to ensure that the school remains a drug free environment. You may hear the students talk about the Police and K9's presence in the school. Unfortunately, we are not at liberty to discuss the results of the locker searches.
BOSTON (AP) - A federal judge has scheduled a hearing on a request by lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) to dismiss some of the charges he faces.
Montague Police Department: 911 POLICE DISPATCHER: 3 more days left to turn in your application if you are interested in becoming a Dispatcher for The Montague Police Department. The dead line is Friday March 14th at 3:00pm. Applications can be obtained at the Montague Police Department from the on duty dispatcher.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration said Tuesday it's making steady progress on health care sign-ups, but the White House needs something close to a miracle to meet its goal of enrolling 6 million people by the end of this month.
BOSTON (AP) - A pressure cooker left outside a home in East Boston caused a brief scare, but police quickly determined it did not contain explosives.
MIDDLEBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Authorities in Middleborough say two people have been killed in a two-car head-on crash on Route 44.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Republicans who are fiercely fighting an effort to expand government-subsidized health care coverage to roughly 70,000 residents have come up with an alternative: government-subsidized health care.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A West Hartford police officer is urging state lawmakers to impose tougher criminal penalties for sucker-punch attacks.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Voting results for the Atlantic Coast Conference's individual awards, as announced Tuesday by the league and as determined by 77 voting members of the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association:
BOSTON (AP) - State Treasurer Steve Grossman is faulting Attorney General Martha Coakley for not supporting efforts to allow immigrants in the country illegally to obtain drivers licenses.
Deerfield Police Department, Massachusetts: We are excited that South County EMS is moving forward and is now in contract talks with William Travis who was selected by the oversight committee over the past weekend. The transition to a long awaited 24/7 Paramedic level service is upon us. We are hopeful the new South County EMS will flourish under Mr. Travis's leadership. We are committed to responding to Deerfield Residence request for EMS care and will continue to respond to medical emergency's in Deerfield.