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Northampton leaders looking to raise minimum wage to $15 per hour

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) - Northampton leaders wants to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour. The Haymarket Cafe has been paying all their employees $15 per hour for a year now and owner Peter Simpson told 22News, higher wages has led to a boost in morale. Business owners divided on minimum wage

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-01-19 01:07:07

2 accidents reported on I-91 in West Springfield, Longmeadow

Two accidents reported along I-91 in West Springfield and Longmeadow are causing delays during the Friday morning commute. On I-91 North in West Springfield, the right lane near Exit 14 is closed due to a rollover accident. State Police report one person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threa

WESTERNMASSNEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 15:15:00

Who is liable? Springfield College student hurt in sledding accident on campus

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Springfield College doesn't have an answer as to whether they're liable for a student who suffered a brain injury in a sledding accident on campus. Springfield College spokesman Damon Markiewicz told 22News that Griffin Reid got into a sledding accident two weeks ago, whe

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-01-19 17:42:23

Crashes reportedly slow morning commute on Interstate 91 in Greater Springfield area

LONGMEADOW - State police closed the right and center southbound lanes of Interstate 91 Friday morning following a crash near the Connecticut line, according to news reports. Information on the nature of the crash and whether any injuries were reported was not immediately available. Western Mass New

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 13:11:38

Detention hearing for Springfield woman accused of running cocaine and heroin postponed

SPRINGFIELD -- A detention hearing for Nia F. Moore-Bush, a local woman arrested during a raid by federal agents Jan. 12, was postponed until Monday as prosecutors and her defense attorney work out an agreement for pretrial bail conditions. She will be held behind bars at least until that hearing. M

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-18 18:37:00

Springfield woman arrested during drug raid set for detention hearing in federal court

SPRINGFIELD -- A detention hearing is set in federal court on Thursday for Daphne Moore-Bush, one of two East Forest Park residents arrested during a raid Jan. 12 in an otherwise quiet residential neighborhood. Moore-Bush, 27, also known as "Nia Dinzey," according to a federal indictment for conspir

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-18 11:28:28

Springfield police seek public's help as they seek attempted armed robbery suspect

SPRINGFIELD -- Police are seeking the public's help as they work to identify a male suspected of attempting to rob a convenience store on St. James Avenue at gunpoint last month. The suspect entered the Racing Mart at 1013 St. James Ave. on Dec. 29, shortly before 1:15 p.m., according to a post on t


Sections of I-91 North and South in Springfield to be closed Saturday

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - If your weekend plans and errands involve driving on I-91 through Springfield, you may want to find another route or plan for delays. There will be full detours of sections of I-91 northbound and southbound in place all day Saturday while MassDOT crews shut down the highw

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-01-19 15:05:43

Highway 53 in Madison County blocked because of storage unit fire

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. - Multiple fire departments are on the scene of a storage unit fire on Highway 53 in Madison County. This is south of Ready Section Road. Toney Fire and Rescue says multiple units are on the scene, which are blocking the highway. Working Storage Unit Fire at 8887 Hwy 53. Multipl

WHNT-TV - 2018-01-19 18:57:27

North Courtland to advertise town clerk job

NORTH COURTLAND - The Town Council pushed back at Mayor Riely Evans Sr. on Thursday night, saying the town will advertise the vacant town clerk position for three weeks before filling the slot. Evans appointed LaSonia Fuqua, 41, of Leighton, as town clerk and magistrate and asked the council in a sp

DECATUR DAILY - 2018-01-19 18:05:00

Highway 20 wreck cleared, traffic moving again

First Alert Traffic DECATUR, Ala. - Decatur Police say traffic is flowing again on Highway 20 in Decatur. A wreck had blocked the eastbound lanes this morning in front of Tennessee Valley Recycling, that's just west of 12th Avenue NW. First Alert Traffic DECATUR, Ala. - Decatur Police say traffic is

WHNT-TV - 2018-01-18 13:09:31

Weather service provides snow totals

The Underwood-Petersville area received the most snow in north Alabama this week, coming in a 1.7 inches, according to the National Weather Service office in Huntsville. The Lauderdale County community ranked highest among 58 reporting locations in north Alabama and southern Tennessee, according to

TIMES DAILY - 2018-01-19 06:15:00

UPDATE: LCSO seeks information on pursuit suspect

A number of law enforcement officers have been in pursuit of a suspect who had active felony drug warrants. A Tweet from the Limestone County Sheriff's Office identified the suspect as 30-year-old Christopher James Shock. Shock is from Harvest, according to dispatch reports. He was driving a white 2

NEWS-COURIER - 2018-01-19 00:29:00

No Fences Cowboy Church moves to new building

No Fences Cowboy Church, a grassroots congregation that started seven years ago in the dirt-floored cattle auction area of a Falkville farm, celebrated the completion of a new worship space this month. "This is just a building, just a tool, just an opportunity for us to reach people with the gospel

DECATUR DAILY - 2018-01-18 21:53:00

Huntsville Utilities says, 'Your bill is going to be higher' this cycle

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - We are finally feeling the warm sunshine, and look forward to warmer days ahead. The low numbers on the thermometer will mean a higher number on your monthly utility bill, because snow and ice froze north Alabama this week. "Folks are just trying to stay warm right now," Joe Gehrd

WHNT-TV - 2018-01-18 23:29:12

Johnson named Lawrence's Citizen of the Year

MOULTON - The director of the annual Strawberry Festival said he was shocked and honored to win the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year award Thursday night. "I was listening to all those accolades of the other finalists and thought there's no way I could be chosen," said winner

DECATUR DAILY - 2018-01-19 15:36:00

Salinas homicide victim, 14, identified by police

A 14-year-old boy who became Salinas' first homicide victim of 2018 was identified by police Thursday afternoon as Enrique Sosa. Sosa, known to some of his friends as "Kiki," was a freshman at Everett Alvarez High School. He was walking home on Russell Road at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday from a nearby res

KSBW.COM - 2018-01-19 01:18:00

Rainy Days Likely: Watsonville Weekend Weather Forecast

WATSONVILLE, CA - Planning your weekend?4-day Forecast for Watsonville Today, light rain this evening. Friday January 19 Partly cloudy in the evening. High 54, low 45. Chance of precipitation: 43%. Wind 6 mph from the NWSaturday January 20 Partly cloudy starting in the evening. High 56, low 43. Cha

PATCH - 2018-01-18 21:51:58

Salinas Police: 14-year-old boy killed in Russell Road shooting

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A 14-year-old boy died after being shot while walking on Russell Road Wednesday night. The homicide is the first one in Salinas this year. Around 6:30 p.m., the Salinas Police Department's gunshot location system, Shot Spotter, alerted to gunshots in the 18000 b

THECALIFORNIAN.COM - 2018-01-18 16:12:35

Marina Police: Man beat, bit ex, then stole her vehicle

A man beat and bit an ex-girlfriend, stole her vehicle and, two days later, trapped her in a vehicle as he drove around Marina, police say. Mark Ziolkowski, 34, of Fresno, faces charges of carjacking, false imprisonment, battery, domestic violence and probation violation after police arrested him a

THECALIFORNIAN.COM - 2018-01-18 23:24:00