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Ed Davis To Review Handling Of ‘Blarney Blowout’ At UMass Amherst

UMass Amherst is asking the former Boston Police Commissioner to conduct a comprehensive review of the university and the town’s handling of the Blarney Blowout.

03/13/2014

Umass Amherst students gather at the Blarney Blowout. (Photo by Robert Rizzuto/MassLive.com)

Keller @ Large: UMass Amherst Campus Is Out Of Control

Since we’re talking about kids, some grown-ups might have to step in.

03/11/2014

Marc Bertrand (R) poses for a photo in the studio with Umass head football coach Mark Whipple. (Photo Credit: John Sinnett)

Mark Whipple To Bring Exciting Brand Of Football Back To Umass

Mark Whipple, recently hired for his second stint as UMass Amherst head football coach, stopped by the studio to talk about the upcoming football season with Gresh and Hardy.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/19/2014

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Mild Temperatures Expected To Cause Explosion Of Winter Moths

In some places they’re so thick it’s like paint on your house, or a carpet on your lawn; they’re winter moths and they’re back.

12/04/2013

(Photo courtesy: UMass-Facebook)

UMass Rape Trial Postponed To Complete DNA Testing

The trial of four teenagers charged with raping a University of Massachusetts student in her dorm room has been postponed so DNA testing can be completed.

11/13/2013

(Photo courtesy: UMass-Facebook)

15 People Arrested At UMass Amherst During Sox Championship Celebration

Fifteen people were arrested at UMass Amherst in the hours after the Boston Red Sox won the World Series.

10/31/2013

(Photo courtesy: UMass-Facebook)

UMass-Amherst Student Found Dead In Dorm Room

Officials at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst say a 19-year-old sophomore has been found dead in his campus dorm room, and foul play is not suspected.

09/08/2013

Part of the world record fruit salad made at UMass, Sept. 2, 2013. (Photo courtesy: UMass-Amherst-Facebook)

UMass Students Feast On World Record 15,000-Pound Fruit Salad

In what’s become an annual tradition, the University of Massachusetts celebrated the start of the new academic year with a delicious, healthy and world-record breaking dish.

09/03/2013

(Photo courtesy: UMass-Facebook)

UMass Rape Suspects Ordered To Submit DNA Samples

A judge has ordered three defendants charged with raping a female student at the University of Massachusetts to submit DNA samples to investigators.

05/29/2013

A volunteer gives a Boston Marathon participant their medal a day late. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio's Kim Tunnicliffe)

Boston Marathon Runners Invited To Finish Race At UMass

Runners who were unable to complete the Boston Marathon are being invited to cross a symbolic finish line at the University of Massachusetts’ spring football game.

04/18/2013

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