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Lanesborough Sorting Out Who's on Roadkill Duty

A deer died naturally but was laying on the side of the Ore Bed Road. It was bloated and "ready to explode." Sources haven't confirmed the actual conversation but iBerkshires can imagine it went something like this: "I'm not touching it," said a highway worker. "Call the animal control officer."

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Candidates Double Down on Talking Points in DA Debate In Becket

In 2009 Rebecca Moulton had a restraining order against her then-boyfriend David Vincent and she had left the apartment the pair shared. And then later she was found beaten to death in that apartment.

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Cumberland Farms Hearing Continued Until After Community Meeting

For the second time this summer, the convenience store chain has requested a continuation of its public hearing on its proposal to build a new gas station on Commercial Street. The hearing has been rescheduled to Sept. 11.

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Robinson Leads Squad to Win in Giorgi League Semi-Finals

The Hoosac Women and Teddy's Pizza Tuesday advanced to the finals of the John Giorgi Summer Basketball League.

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Time to Put Excess Cash to Work?

This doesn’t mean you should make drastic changes to your portfolio. You still need to stick with the asset allocation that’s suitable for your situation, which typically involves owning a certain percentage of growth-oriented vehicles, such as stocks, and a certain percentage of fixed-income securities, such as bonds.

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North Berkshire Youth Work Programs Recognize Graduates

Durocher was one of 20 students who successfully completed this year's summer programs that brought young people into participating businesses and organizations to experience not only a work environment but tryout potential careers.

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Scooter-User Threatened With Fines on Rail Trail

The state Department of Conservation and Recreation has confirmed that rules that ban the use of motorized vehicles such as snowmobiles or motorcycles don't apply to adaptive equipment such as scooters and wheelchairs.

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Williams Golfers Compete at U.S. Amateur Championship

Williams College junior Sam Goldenring is on the bubble heading into today’s second round of stroke play at the U.S. Amateur Championship.

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North Adams Planners OK Lodging, Coffeehouse Plans for Wigwam

Owner and manager Wayne Gelinas appeared before the Planning Board on Monday with a presentation on how he will restore the closed gift shop, rebuild cabins and turn the residence into a wine and coffee bar. He anticipates the renovations and construction would be done in three phases.

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Adams to Address Safety Concerns at Russell Field

With the Russell Field Renovation Project delayed at least another season, the Parks Commission agreed to put efforts into resolving a few safety issues at the park — specifically with the softball field.

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Cheshire Needs to Fix Fire Station Roof

St. John, who serves as superintendent of building and grounds, said the repair of this small portion of the roof is estimated to cost $64,566. This, with the $24,000 the town originally allocated to make the repairs plus other smaller costs, brings the amount to approximately $95,000.

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Fraser Bores His Way to County Allied Junior Title

Lee High's Thomas Fraser carded a 73 to win at Egremont Country Club on Monday.

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Historical Society Sets 271st Anniversary Event for Fort Mass

The commemoration also marks the 271st anniversary of the rebuilding of Fort Massachusetts. Wendy Champney and her group Save Fort Massachusetts Memorial have fought long and hard to preserve the land that the original fort stood upon, and in past years have stressed the importance of celebrating and preserving these historic events and landmarks.

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Berkshires Beat: CPA Funds Helping Make Improvements in Pittsfield

The first year of CPA funding, totaling $433, 819.11, will support 11 projects in the categories of historic resources and open space/recreation.

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Biz Briefs: Berkshire Bank Unveils MyTeller Interactive Machines

Berkshire Bank is the first bank in Berkshire County to unveil MyTeller – the bank's new Interactive Teller Machine (ITM) technology – to its Berkshire County customers.

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Final Debates Set for Berkshire District Attorney Candidates

Paul Caccaviello, Andrea Harrington and Judith Knight are vying for the nomination that will essentially determine the winner in the race since there is no other candidate on the general election ballot.

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413Heart Music & Arts Festival Returns to Dalton

All activities during the day Saturday and Sunday are free. Evening performances are ticketed for various prices, an all festival pass is $45. Tickets are available online. The festival is being held at the Stationery Factory at 63 Flansburg Ave.

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BArT School 2018-2019 Bus Routes

Berkshire Arts & Technology Charter Public School begins the school year on Monday, Aug. 20.

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Downtown Celebration Set For Wednesday, Aug. 15

This event is free. In the case of inclement weather, an announcement will be made on Wednesday morning and the rain date will be Thursday, Aug. 16.

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Purple Valley Aquatics' Kuster Excels at Junior Nationals

Cole Kuster of the Purple Valley Aquatics swim team competed this month at the Speedo Junior Nationals.

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Kingsbread, Outlook Builders to Meet in Giorgi League Final

Kingsbread/Flynn & Dagnoli and Outlook Builders/Pizza House Sunday advanced in the semi-finals of the John Giorgi Summer Basketball League.

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End of Session Review 2018: Paul Mark

The state Legislature relax a bit in the early hours of Aug. 1 as the formal legislative session was ready to close. But, wait, wait. State Rep. Paul Mark had one more bill -- a land taking for the town of North Field intended to help local farmers.

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Habitat for Humanity Aims to Break Ground on Williamstown Project in Spring

Habitat for Humanity, which was chosen by the town's Affordable Housing Trust to build two single-family homes at the corner of Cole Avenue and Maple Street, is looking for help from a local resident or business.

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Rhode Island Edges Pittsfield Little Leaguers in New England Title Game

Coventry, R.I., Sunday defeated the Pittsfield American Little League All-Stars in Sunday's New England Regional title game.