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Markey Proposes Legislation to Restore Berkshire TV Lineups

While technically the company is within its rights, Markey doesn't see it as truly serving the area. The cable company has a monopoly over service to the areas and Markey believes for places like the Berkshires, both Albany and Massachusetts stations are required to really serve the people.

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Berkshire Mayors Call for Action on Border Separation of Families

The mayors of Pittsfield and North Adams are adding their voices to calls to rescind a "zero-tolerance" policy decision by the U.S. Department of Justice that has resulted in the separation of children from families attempting to cross the border illegally or requesting asylum.

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Mass Delegation Calls on Pruitt to Uphold Rest of the River Plan

The region's congressional delegation is pushing Environment Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt to uphold the EPA's 2016 order that contaminated material in the Housatonic River be "shipped off-site to existing licensed facilities for disposal."

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