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Mass. National Guard Fighter Jets Escort Flight Following Threat

The 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.

05/25/2015

Ambulance. (Image credit: iStockPhoto)

1 Killed, 1 Injured In Mass. Pike Crash

State police say one person has been killed and another injured when a van went out of control and overturned on the Massachusetts Turnpike.

05/03/2015

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Massachusetts National Guard Honors Airmen Killed On Duty

Barnes 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.

05/02/2015

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Ex-Chief In Westfield Uzi Death Case In More Legal Trouble

Former 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.

09/16/2014

Lt. Col. Morris "Moose" Fontenot Jr. (Photo courtesy:  Barnes Air National Guard Base)

Massachusetts Air National Guard Pilot Killed In Crash Was Decorated Combat Veteran

Lt. Col. Morris Fontenot was the inspector general for the 104th Fighter Wing and had had more than 2,300 flight hours of experience.

08/29/2014

Smoke rises from the F-15 fighter jet crash in Virginia, Aug. 27, 2014. (Photo courtesy: Krista Johnson)

Military Pilot Was Killed In Virginia F-15 Crash

Military officials in Massachusetts say they’ve confirmed that the pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed in remote Virginia mountains was killed.

08/28/2014

Smoke rises from the F-15 fighter jet crash in Virginia, Aug. 27, 2014. (Photo courtesy: Krista Johnson)

Search Expands For Pilot From Mass. After F-15C Crash In Virginia

Ground 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.

08/28/2014

Smoke rises from the F-15 fighter jet crash in Virginia, Aug. 27, 2014. (Photo courtesy: Krista Johnson)

Pilot Missing After F-15C Jet From Massachusetts Crashes In Virginia

A military jet from Massachusetts crashed in the mountains of western Virginia Wednesday morning.

08/27/2014

Crews searched for the diver on Tuesday in Marblehead.  (WBZ-TV)

Westfield Man Identified As Marblehead Drowning Victim

The man is identified as Gregory Cole.

07/23/2014

Capitol Hill

F-16s Escort Wayward Plane From Westfield Out Of Restricted D.C. Airspace

The apparently inadvertent intrusion by the plane prompted evacuations at the U.S. Capitol and surrounding buildings.

06/07/2014

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