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New Simulated Plane Crash Gives Responders Mass Casualty Training

There were stretchers, all-terrain vehicles, rescue vehicles, and...

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New Events Committee Hopes to Connect North Berkshire Professionals

The Northern Berkshire Events Committee is hoping to remedy that and...

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Lanesborough Town Meeting OKs 19 Warrants, Tables Recall Petition

Nearly 80 voters convened at Lanesborough Elementary School and...

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Dalton and Hinsdale Police Combining Forces

Officials say pooling their resources will help relieve the strain...

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Baby Formula Shortage Reaches Berkshire County

Has the national baby formula shortage reached Berkshire County? By...

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BFAIR Helps Place Flags on Veterans' Graves in Southview

A small crew of BFAIR program placed American Flags on Veterans'...

New Pittsfield Street Improvement Project Schedule: May 24-27

Crews will be milling Tamarack on Tuesday and Wednesday. Paving...

New MassDOT Announces the Draft Capital Investment Plan Public Comment Period

The comment period will be held during the three-week window...

Pittsfield Police Advisory Board Wants Voice in Use of Body Cameras

Chair Ellen Maxon this week asked the board members if they...

Berkshire Community College Announces New Staff

Berkshire Community College (BCC) announced the addition of four...

The Retired Investor: Interest-Only mortgages Risky In Rising Rate Environment.

During the past two years, many financial lenders have tightened...

Great Barrington Community Preservation Committee to Review Funding

The spending plans are subject to approval by voters at the June...

Door Prize Eatery Expanding at Mass MoCA for Summer

Jennifer A. Klowden and Bryan "Swifty" Josephs will be moving...

BEAT Receives Grant to Renovate Environmental Leadership and Education Center

On November 8, 2021, BEAT was able to buy their property at 20...

Clinton Church Restoration Announces New Funding

The funds will be used to help complete architectural and...

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SVMC Emergency Department Receives Donation of Blankets for Children

The blankets were made through a cooperation among Brady's Smile, a...

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Schools

BCC Holds 'Stay Active and Independent for Life' Classes

The free program, designed for senior citizens interested in...

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SVHC Announces DAISY Award Winner

Duchene gave the award during a surprise presentation on 2 West at...

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Pittsfield Cultural Council Extends Invitation to Join Committee

Those who join in the summer will be on board in time to participate...

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Medical Matters Weekly Welcomes Dartmouth Institute Leader

The show will cover Barnato's wide range of expertise, including...

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Obituaries

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Ruth Tunnicliffe, 67

Ruth Tunnicliffe, 67, of Williamstown, MA, passed away at Berkshire Medical Center on May 6, 2022. She...

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Jan Erik Coldiron, 75

Jan Erik Coldiron, 75 of North Adams, MA died on the morning of April 26, 2022 after a short and...

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Colby Berrill, 29

Colby Matthew Berrill, 29 died at his home in Cheshire MA, May 5 2022. He was born an identical twin...

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Stanley Stephen Tworig Jr.

STAMFORD, Vt. —  Stanley Stephen Tworig, Jr. passed away on Sunday, May 15 six days after his...

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Rosanne B. Marsh, 80

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —   Rosanne B. (Gentile) Marsh, 80, of North Adams, died on Friday, May...

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John (Jack) Andre Girard Jr., 74

CHESHIRE, Mass. — John (Jack) Andre Girard Jr., 74 of Cheshire passed away on March 25 at his home...

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Michele Beaulieu, 68

PITTSFIELD, Mass. —  Michele Elaine Beaulieu, 68, of Pittsfield, MA died on Friday, April 22,...

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Beverly Rinaldi, 89

CHESHIRE, Mass. —  Beverly Marie (Goodrich) Rinaldi, 89 of Cheshire, MA died Saturday May 7,...

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Donald Wilfred Stack, 70

Donald Wilfred Stack, 70, of Yuma, Ariz, died at home on April 25 from COPD and lung lymphoma. He spent...

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Colleen Stiers Little, 48

WILLIAMSTOWN, MA  The beautiful spirit of Colleen Jeanne Stiers Little, our beloved wife, mother,...

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Linda L. Hartlage, 72

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —   Linda Lee Hartlage, 72, of North Adams, died on Thursday, May 12,...

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Rita Lapine, 94

STAMFORD, Vt. —  Rita Beatrice (Letourneau) Lapine, 94 of Stamford, VT died on Wednesday May...

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Mount Greylock Boys Poised to Win Western Mass Crown

With one event left to be decided, the Mount Greylock boys track and...

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Davis Walks Off Senior Day Win, Keeps Hope Alive for Drury

The Drury baseball team Saturday outlasted Lenox in 10 innings at Joe...

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Witek Game-Winning Triple Lifts Hurricanes in 10th Inning

The Hoosac Valley softball team Friday outlasted Mount Greylock in 10...

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Short-Handed Hoosac Valley Wins at Chicopee

Lauren Davis and Emma Meczywor each scored four goals Friday to lead...

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Mount Greylock Girls Tennis Blanks Monument Mountain

Mia Patrick did not drop a game in her win at second singles as the...

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Waterman OT Game-Winner Keeps Canes Unbeaten

Carson Meczywor set up Luke Waterman in overtime Thursday to give the...

New Larmon Backstops Lenox Boys to Win over McCann Tech

Donny Bowler had a hat trick, and Jeffrey Larmon made seven saves...

Wahconah Shows Growth on Successful Senior Night

The Wahconah girls lacrosse team Thursday took control early and...

Shaler Larmon Leads Lenox Past Granby

Shaler Larmon scored four goals Thursday to lead the Lenox boys...

County Baseball, Softball Teams Looking Strong in State Rankings

Heading into next week's Western Massachusetts regional tournaments,...

PHS JV Baseball Goes Undefeated this Spring

The junior varsity baseball team at Pittsfield High recently...

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Williams College President Thanks Berkshires Healthcare Heroes

Today, the college is once again bustling with students, faculty and...

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Williamstown Board of Health: Face Coverings 'A Personal Decision'

The board, which never took the step of mandating face masks in town,...

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COVID-19 Updates

Friday, May 13, 2022; updated once a week

  • 1,071 cases, 26,169 total in Berkshire County
  • 29,596 cases, 1,663,904 total in Massachusetts 
  • 2 deaths for 378 in the county; 71 deaths,  19,252 total in Mass.
  • BHS patients: 16; statewide: 729 of which 237, or 33%, are not fully vaccinated, and of which 223, or 31%, are primarily hospitalized for COVID.
  • state average positive rate 8.68%; county 8.60%
  • Fully vaccinated, state: 5,364,131, or 80%; Berkshires: 75% of total population (the state stopped updating county figures in April)
  • U.S. cases: 82,400,809; deaths 999,445.
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New Events Committee Hopes to Connect North Berkshire Professionals

The Northern Berkshire Events Committee is hoping to remedy that and...

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North Adams Home Shop Offers Unique, Vintage Home Decor

Her style is a mix of French provincial, boho and modern farmhouse...

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Berkshire Wine & Liquor Holding Three Day Tasting Event

The tasting will take place Thursday, May 12 Friday, May 13 and...

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Camp Wagalot Owner Finds Her Passion in Caring for Dogs

Andrews' love for dogs shines through in the effort that she puts...

The Retired Investor: Interest-Only mortgages Risky In Rising Rate Environment.

During the past two years, many financial lenders have tightened...

Berkshire Roots Official Cannabis Sponsor for Solid Sound Festival

Berkshire Roots is a cannabis cultivation and dispensary providing...

Harness the power of budgeting

When you hear the word "budgeting," your first thought might be that...

Dalton Preschool Visits Businesses on Main Street with Spring Wishes

Children prepared handmade cards for the downtown establishments....

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Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires Appoints...

Stockton has been with the Club for 6 years in various...

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Community Bancorp of the Berkshires Elects New...

The following individuals were elected corporators of...

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The SVHC Foundation Welcomes New Board Member

Dohaney is an investment advisor and has been with...

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Pittsfield Cooperative Bank Expands Commercial...

Lisa Lawler and Erika Wells have joined the Bank, Lawler as...

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North Adams' DelNegro 'Never Worked a Day' in 29...

As the B's top trainer for nearly three decades, DelNegro...

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Steinhauer Joins Lee Bank Board; Five New...

Steinhauer, a family nurse practitioner, worked in a...

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2022 Mount Everett Prom

Mount Everett, held its prom at Crissy Farm in Great Barrington on...

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Lenox Prom 2022

Lenox Highschool Class of 2022 held their prom at the Mount Friday...

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Mildred Elley Graduation 2022

Sixty-six members of the Mildred Elley School class of 2022 were...

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Softball: McCann Tech vs Drury

In the bottom of the seventh with two out on Monday afternoon against...

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Planned Chemical Dependency Center Headed to Williamstown Zoning Board

Williamstown Recovery Realty LLC will be before the board seeking a...

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Berkshire Health Systems Welcomes Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Instrum is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and was...

SVHC Announces DAISY Award Winner

Duchene gave the award during a surprise presentation on 2 West at...

Medical Matters Weekly Welcomes Dartmouth Institute Leader

The show will cover Barnato's wide range of expertise, including...

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Veteran Spotlight: Marine Cpl. Pete Belmonte

Pete Belmonte served his country in the Marine Corps from 1989 to...

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Veteran Spotlight: Senior Airman Chris Clarkson

Growing up in Nashua, N.H., Chris Clarkson had always wanted to be a...

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Weekend Outlook: Third Thursday Returns, Guthrie Center Walk

Third Thursday runs from 5 to 8 p.m. on the Common after a two-year...

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Weekend Outlook: Farmers' Markets, Polish Dinners

A sure sign of warmer days ahead is the opening of local farmers'...

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Mildred Elley School Awards Certificates to 66 Graduates

Mildred Elley School presented certificates to 66 graduates on...

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North Adams School Committee OKs $19M Budget for Fiscal 2023

The School Committee on Tuesday approved a fiscal 2023 budget of...

BCC Holds 'Stay Active and Independent for Life' Classes

The free program, designed for senior citizens interested in...

MCLA Holds First In-Person Commencement in Two Years for Class of 2022

Commissioner of Higher Education Carlos Santiago applauded the new...

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SW Vermont Medical Center

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