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Rt. 10 crash injures three

Sunday, November 29, 2015

BERNARDSTON — A two-car crash on Route 10 at Route 142 just after noon on Saturday sent three people to the hospital with injuries. According to Bernardston police, an elderly couple pulled out onto Route 10 from Route 142, causing another vehicle traveling south to pull into the oncoming lane to avoid them. That caused that vehicle to hit a car traveling north head on. None of the injuries were … 0

Police Logs, Nov. 24 to 25

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Orange, Nov. 22 2 a.m. — General disturbance reported on Chase Street outside a residence; officers located a male who said he was assaulted and that the other person has since fled; the male advised that he popped the back two tires of his attacker’s vehicle, with a knife, before he fled; officers were unable to locate the other person; the male there … 0

District Court Logs, Nov. 23 to 25

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Orange, Nov. 24, Judge David S. Ross Enrique Cintron, 45, of East Road, Orange. Pleaded guilty to violation of a harassment prevention order, placed on probation until 11/22/16, with victim witness assessment of $50, must stay 10 yards away from the victim and must take and complete the anger management program. Ten more charges of violation of a harassment prevention orders were dismissed … 0

Sun tries to torch porch

Sunday, November 8, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — Turners Falls firefighters responded to something out of the ordinary Sunday afternoon. Firefighter Michael Currie said a small porch fire on I Street started around 3 p.m. when sun beams concentrated by a clear glass jug full of water hit a dry mop head, catching … 0

1 injured in gas station car crash

Friday, November 6, 2015

GREENFIELD — One person was brought to the hospital as a precautionary measure Friday afternoon after a car hit a pickup truck in the Valero gas station parking lot on the Mohawk Trail. Greenfield police officer Christopher Rowell said the passenger in the truck was jolted during the … 0

N.H. man faces OUI charges after high-speed chase

Friday, November 6, 2015

DEERFIELD — A 36-year-old Winchester, N.H. man was arraigned in Greenfield District Court Friday on several charges, including a second drunken driving offense, after police say he drove 72 mph in a 45-mph zone and led an officer on a short motor vehicle pursuit Thursday night. Timothy Michael … 0

Police Logs, Oct. 31 to Nov. 3, 2015

Friday, November 6, 2015

Sunderland, Oct. 31 3:25 a.m. — Officer responding to a 911 call form a woman complaining that she is being followed, but the call then disconnected; mapped to Old Amherst Road; officer tried to speak to one woman walking in the area, but she didn’t want to talk … 0

Are ventless fireplaces safe?

Friday, November 6, 2015

By ADAM WIRE Angie’s List If you plan to use a ventless fireplace to save money, make sure you consider the safety concerns. Some service providers say unvented fireplaces burn more efficiently than their vented gas-powered counterparts and … 0

None injured in Greenfield crash

Thursday, November 5, 2015


Man who threatened Frontier gets jail time

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

GREENFIELD — The Sunderland man who threatened to carry out a mass shooting at Frontier Regional High School in Deerfield last fall will spend the next year behind bars and three years after that on heavy probation. Nicholas … 0

Alleged Halloween shooter pleads innocent

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

GREENFIELD — A Greenfield District Court judge ordered alleged gunman Tyson Dowdy of Turners Falls held on $50,000 bail Wednesday when he was arraigned in a Halloween shooting on Main Street. The 25-year-old turned himself in Tuesday night after Greenfield police announced they were seeking him in connection … 0

District Court Logs, Oct. 29 to Nov. 2, 2015

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Greenfield, Oct. 29, Judge William Mazanec III Terrance Crowder, 21, of Clement Street, Buckland. Found responsible for operating with suspended license, in Deerfield, fined $50, and decriminalized, to wit, converted to a civil complaint. Found not responsible for speeding, Jonathan D. Russo, 31, of Juniper Court, Greenfield. Charge … 0

Police Log, Nov. 1 to 2, 2015

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Montague, Nov. 1 8:25 p.m. — Caller from Third Street advising he works at the restaurant nearby and can hear the fire alarm from the described building going off; he stated its been going off for 20-25 minutes, and the reporting person feels like it smells like a … 0