The man who drunkenly chased a bear through the woods with a dull hatchet was just trying to protect children, police say.
“Yes, that really did happen tonight,” North Adams police said
A man suspected in a masked armed robbery was arrested early Tuesday morning.
Heavy rain Sunday morning meant flooded out streets and sinkholes.
A North Adams man charged with stabbing and beating an elderly neighbor to death has been ordered held without bail.
A 41-year-old North Adams man will be arraigned on a murder charge in the death of an elderly woman found slain in her home.
A Massachusetts soldier was killed in Afghanistan on Thursday.
Western portions of Massachusetts are bearing the brunt of flooding from Tropical Storm Irene.
A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to four years behind bars after admitting to mutilating and killing five pet rabbits during a break-in at a construction company.