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Schedule of fireworks displays across the area

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Summertime means fun in the sun during the day and fireworks displays at night.

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Drug spoon sculpture placed outside drugmaker headquarters

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An 800-pound, nearly 11-foot-long steel sculpture of a bent and burned drug spoon has been placed in front of the Connecticut headquarters of drugmaker Purdue Pharma as part of an art protest against the opioid crisis. More>>

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Three injured in ATV accident

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Three girls were injured riding an ATV late Saturday night.

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Low water levels, high spirits in annual dragon boat festival

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The annual dragon boat festival drew in quite the crowd to the shores of the Connecticut River.

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Babies in Baystate NICU reunite with their parents

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After spending months in the NICU, parents are reunited with their babies.

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West Springfield welcomes purple heart truck

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The National Purple Heart truck made a stop in Western Mass as part of its 7,800-mile journey.

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Congressman McGovern discusses immigration policies at Amherst church

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Representative Jim McGovern and Lucio Perez are holding a public meeting, their message focused on family unity within the immigrant community.

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A chance for showers tonight. Warm & humid with scattered showers and thunderstorms tomorrow

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Not the greatest weekend on tap for the first weekend of summer. Shower chances are with us both tonight and tomorrow, though there will be some dry time as well. Drier air will work in for the beginning of next weekend.  Even though we have seen plenty of dry time today the shower chances continue this evening and night as a warm front lingers nearby, though it won't be constant.  

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Twenty teams compete in sixth annual Dragon Boat Festival

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Twenty teams joined in Saturday afternoon for the sixth annual Dragon Boat Festival.

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3 suspects use firearm to rob 7-Eleven in Springfield

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Springfield police are looking for 3 suspects who allegedly used a firearm to rob a 7-Eleven overnight on Cooley Street.

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Greenfield police find injured raccoon while conducting routine check

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A little help for Mother Nature this morning! Police in Greenfield spotted this injured baby raccoon while ...

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Driver transported following crash with tractor trailer at I-91 Exit

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A driver was transported to the hospital following an accident with a tractor trailer in Springfield on I-91 North overnight.

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Springfield police union votes to ratify new four-year contract

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The Springfield police union voted to ratify a new four-year labor contract with the city on Friday. 

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Belchertown PD seek to identity man accused of shoplifting at CVS

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Belchertown police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man accused of shoplifting at CVS on June 17. 

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Aide: Governor's son cooperating on airliner incident

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A son of Massachusetts' governor has been accused of improper conduct aboard a jetliner, and an aide says he will cooperate.

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Stormy Daniels appearing at Springfield club

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Stormy Daniels took the city of Springfield by storm at the Mardi Gras club Friday night. 

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A top Netflix executive is out after using the N-word

Netflix Executive Communications Director Jonathan Friedland poses for photo during a red carpet event in Mexico City, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte) Netflix Executive Communications Director Jonathan Friedland poses for photo during a red carpet event in Mexico City, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
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A memo states that Friedland used the N-word during a meeting with Netflix public relations staff during a discussion about "sensitive words."

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President meets families whose loved ones were killed by illegal immigrants

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President Donald Trump met with families on Friday whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally. 

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Phone apps used as tools by stalkers

We are always on our phones, but what apps are we safe using?  Stan Prager from GoGeeks in East Longmeadow joined Better Western Mass to explain.

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New exhibit at Springfield Museums celebrates Clifford the Big Red Dog

Chris takes us to the Springfield Museums to check out a new exhibit that celebrates Clifford the Big Red Dog

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