A judge has sentenced convicted sex offender Michael Hunt, 53, of Ware, to nine to 11 years in state prison after hunt violated the conditions of his probation by sexually assaulting another child and contacting six other children.
By Photojournalist: Erik Rosario, Joe Chaisson and Abigail Murillo Villacorta
MGM Springfield hosted volunteers from Western New England School of Law’s Center for Social Justice who provided free legal advice and an opportunity for those with a criminal record to learn about the expungement and sealing process.
By Maria Wilson, Photojournalist: Marcos Figueroa and Abigail Murillo Villacorta
We hear from one local lawmaker who was in the House chambers following the fallout of House Speaker Kevin McCarthy. Congressman Richard Neal spoke with Western Mass News just moments after that historic vote.
By Kristin Burnell, Photojournalist: John O'Donoghue and Abigail Murillo Villacorta
Suspended Springfield Police officer Gregg Bigda back in the spotlight after getting arrested for driving under the influence on Sunday. Springfield Police Superintendent has since suspended him for five days without pay.