The Mass. Pike In Palmer was shut down after a flatbed truck crashed and caught on fire Tuesday morning.
Voters in three Massachusetts communities are heading to the polls to help decide the fate of two proposed casinos.
The state gambling commission has cleared Mohegan Sun to bid for the sole resort casino license in western Massachusetts.
The family of slain teenager Molly Bish is hoping that some evidence in the unsolved killing turns up at the site of a racetrack being built in Palmer.
A deal struck between Mohegan Sun and Palmer officials would provide the town with nearly $3 million in upfront payments and more than $16 million in estimated annual revenue if a resort casino is built.
Officers in Palmer are looking for a driver who ran over a flock of goslings in Palmer on Friday morning, leaving at least one dead.
Springfield officials say all three casino developers who submitted proposals during the first phase of the city’s selection process have been approved for the next phase of consideration.
Another motorist has been arrested for allegedly driving the wrong way on the Massachusetts Turnpike just days after a wrong-way driver caused an accident that killed two.
Two people trying to stay warm without electricity in Palmer were found dead in their home Tuesday.
Amtrak officials say a train got stuck overnight in central Massachusetts with 48 people aboard and they are being taken to their destinations by bus.