Threatening letters that caused a scare for two Massachusetts lawmakers allegedly came from a New York woman.
State police say a 10-mile section of Interstate 91 southbound in western Massachusetts will remain closed through the weekend after flooding caused by Tropical Storm Irene.
Health officials are urging people to avoid portions of the Deerfield and Connecticut Rivers because of the discharge of untreated wastewater caused by Tropical Storm Irene.
Gov. Patrick toured Greenfield, where homes, roads and even a bridge were washed away by raging waters caused by up to eight inches of rain from Tropical Storm Irene.
When a Greenfield family reported that their 24-foot diameter, above ground swimming pool had been stolen, police knew exactly where to look for it.
Twelve Vermont inmates have been arraigned on felony charges stemming from a riot in a Massachusetts jail that caused about $250,000 in damage.
The Franklin County sheriff says a riot involving more than a dozen inmates at the county jail caused at least $250,000 in damages.
The establishment prevailed in Arizona, where veteran GOP Sen. John McCain easily cinched his party’s renomination – and likely re-election this fall.
WBZ Producer Jon MacLean has more with the Greenfield School Committee chairman.
WBZ’s Jon MacLean has more with the state’s commissioner of elementary and secondary education.