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.
Voters in several Massachusetts cities are heading to the polls to whittle down the number of candidates running for mayor.
Holyoke police are looking for a man they say interrupted a church service and robbed several members of the congregation at gunpoint.
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.
The panel had set a 5 p.m. Tuesday deadline for companies to submit initial applications along with $400,000 application fees.
A 15-year-old died in a fire Saturday afternoon.
The mayor of Holyoke has reversed his staunch anti-casino position and will now entertain a proposal to bring a casino to the city.
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.
An inmate who walked away from a work detail in Norfolk has been arrested in Holyoke.
A hiker was reportedly bitten by a poisonous snake on Saturday in the western part of the state.