Man Held Without Bail In 1992 Agawam Rape, MurderGary Schara, 48 of West Springfield, is charged with the kidnapping, aggravated rape, and murder of Lisa Ziegert.
Markey Bill Would Ban Kids From Firing Machine Guns, Assault WeaponsSen. Edward Markey has filed legislation that would ban children under the age of 16 from firing machine guns and assault weapons.
Rifle Seized In Mass. For Vermont Moose PoachingPolice seized several items including a rifle in Westfield in connection with a moose poaching incident that occurred in Vermont last month.
14-Year-Old Chicopee Boy Drowns In Westfield RiverPolice say a teenager has drowned in the Westfield River in western Massachusetts.
Mass. National Guard Fighter Jets Escort Flight Following ThreatThe 104th Fighter Wing at Barnes Air National Guard Base in Westfield escorted a flight to New York's JFK airport after an anonymous telephone threat.
1 Killed, 1 Injured In Mass. Pike CrashState police say one person has been killed and another injured when a van went out of control and overturned on the Massachusetts Turnpike.
Massachusetts National Guard Honors Airmen Killed On DutyBarnes Air National Guard Base is holding a memorial service to honor the 13 members of its 104th Fighter Wing who have died on duty since 1948.
Ex-Chief In Westfield Uzi Death Case In More Legal TroubleFormer Pelham Chief Edward Fleury is charged with assault with a dangerous weapon and carrying a firearm while intoxicated after allegedly pointing a loaded gun at a friend outside a Belchertown VFW post last month.
Massachusetts Air National Guard Pilot Killed In Crash Was Decorated Combat VeteranLt. Col. Morris Fontenot was the inspector general for the 104th Fighter Wing and had had more than 2,300 flight hours of experience.
Military Pilot Was Killed In Virginia F-15 CrashMilitary officials in Massachusetts say they've confirmed that the pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed in remote Virginia mountains was killed.
Search Expands For Pilot From Mass. After F-15C Crash In VirginiaGround teams planned to resume searching Thursday for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter jet crashed in a remote, heavily wooded area of western Virginia, according to a Virginia State Police spokeswoman.
Pilot Missing After F-15C Jet From Massachusetts Crashes In VirginiaA military jet from Massachusetts crashed in the mountains of western Virginia Wednesday morning.