Investigators announced a “significant” new lead Tuesday in the unsolved kidnapping and murder of 10-year-old Holly Piirainen.
Police are expected to announce new developments this week in a decades-old missing person case out of central Massachusetts.
Two former Brimfield firefighters who pleaded guilty to arson charges have been sentenced to three years in jail.
A man has decided to ride out Hurricane Irene at the same Brimfield campground he was seriously injured at months earlier in the tornado.
Two months after the tornado, the damage on the outside is starting to settle on the inside.
Volunteers are being sought for a tornado cleanup blitz in central and western Massachusetts.
About 800 acres of fire fuel: that’s what the Massachusetts chief fire warden calls the Brimfield State Forest these days, since last month’s tornado filled it with debris.
Federal officials are hoping more tornado victims in western and central Massachusetts come forward to register for disaster assistance as several more disaster recovery centers open this week.
A 9-year-old horse impaled by wooden debris during the tornadoes that struck Massachusetts last week is expected to recover after emergency surgery at the Tufts University veterinary school.
By Friday night, some residents there were getting their lights turned back on. But many remained in the dark. Others had their homes destroyed.