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State Police: 1400 Heroin Packets Seized, Two Charged In Holyoke

Massachusetts state police say a traffic violations in the western Massachusetts town of Holyoke have led to the arrest of a Vermont woman who was transporting about 1,400 packets of heroin back to her state.

03/22/2014

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Several Mass. Cities Vote For Mayor In Preliminary Election

Voters in several Massachusetts cities are heading to the polls to whittle down the number of candidates running for mayor.

09/17/2013

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Worshippers Robbed During Holyoke Church Service

Holyoke police are looking for a man they say interrupted a church service and robbed several members of the congregation at gunpoint.

09/16/2013

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Springfield Man Faces Vehicular Homicide Charges In Fatal Holyoke Crash

A Springfield man faces vehicular homicide charges after police say he ran a red light and struck another vehicle, killing two people and injuring two others.

09/15/2013

Gambling, Betting, Casinos

Mass. Gaming Panel Rejects Bids For Extensions

The panel had set a 5 p.m. Tuesday deadline for companies to submit initial applications along with $400,000 application fees.

01/17/2013

A teen died in a house fire in Holyoke. (CBS)

Teen Dies In Holyoke House Fire

A 15-year-old died in a fire Saturday afternoon.

01/06/2013

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Holyoke Mayor Details Casino Plan After Reversing Anti-Gaming Stance

The mayor of Holyoke has reversed his staunch anti-casino position and will now entertain a proposal to bring a casino to the city.

11/26/2012

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Holyoke Mayor Ran As Gaming Opponent, Now Supports Casino Bid

A western Massachusetts mayor whose opposition to casino plans helped him win last year’s election at age 22 is now supporting a bid to bring a gambling resort to town.

11/25/2012

Juan Lugo. (Photo courtesy: Dept. of Corrections)

Norfolk Inmate Who Walked Away From Work Detail Arrested In Holyoke

An inmate who walked away from a work detail in Norfolk has been arrested in Holyoke.

11/02/2012

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Man Reportedly Bitten By Venomous Snake In Western Mass.

A hiker was reportedly bitten by a poisonous snake on Saturday in the western part of the state.

09/16/2012

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