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Pownal man critically injured after police-involved shooting

They said troopers responded to a home on Short Drive in Pownal at 9:45 p.m. after a family member called to report Bernard Rougeau, 48, was drunk and had intentionally cut himself.

MYNBC5.COM - 2018-10-19 11:54:00

3 arrested, 1 wanted by police in connection with Pittsfield homicide

Less than 24 hours after the attack, 22-year-old Anthony Boone and 28-year-old Bruce Romano, both of Pittsfield, are each charged with one count of murder.


Ticket sold in Lee won $50K Powerball prize

LEE, Mass. (WWLP) - Check your tickets! A ticket sold in Lee is the winner of a $50,000 prize following Wednesday night's Powerball drawing.

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-10-18 16:22:28

Four things to do this week, Oct. 21 - 27

Greylock WORKS is having a Halloween party from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 27! Mark your calendars, tag your friends, dance in disguise and compete for local prizes with creative, clever, and sexy costumes. Masquerade will feature the rhythms of DJ BFG and immersive theatrical lighting choreo

BERKSHIRE EAGLE - 2018-10-19 00:00:00

Massachusetts woman arrested under "Leandra's Law"

NEW LEBANON, NY (WRGB) State Police say they have arrested a Pittsfield woman, charged with aggrevated DWI.

WRGB - 2018-10-18 14:25:28

Vermont State Police Officer shoots man in Pownal

October 19, 2018 08:10 AMA Vermont state police officer shot a man in Pownal Thursday night. Troopers say they responded to a house at 52 Short Drive for a 9:22 pm 911 call about a drunk man cutting himself. Around 10:40 pm, they say the man emerged from the woods behind the house with a shotgun. T

WNYT - 2018-10-19 00:00:00

Cultural Pittsfield This Week: Oct. 19-25

Wear your cowboy hat and boots! TheHoedown for Hopefundraiser for Moments House will feature live music by Whiskey City and The Hotshot Hillbillies,line dancing with instruction by Cheryl Wendling,food, games, raffles, balloon magic with Bowey the Clown, face painting, a photo booth and more.

IBERKSHIRES.COM - 2018-10-19 11:23:00

Food Pantry In Pittsfield, Mass., Tries To Ease Stigma Of Getting Help

Early on a Wednesday morning in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, a line of people perused boxes of fresh apples and green beans, frozen meat, and bags of bagels and biscuits at the South Congregational Church Community Food Pantry.

NEPR.NET - 2018-10-18 00:00:00

N.Y. and Mass among 29 states in outbreak of antibiotic resistant salmonella

WKBN - Ninety-two people from 29 states have been sickened in a salmonella outbreak linked to raw chicken, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports. Twenty-one people were sick enough that they had to be hospitalized. No deaths have been reported. An investigation notice from the CDC s

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-18 12:09:45

Recess | Things to do this week: Meet an author, join a fun run, watch a play at MCLA

Children's author Ruth Vander Zee ("Mississippi Morning," "Erika's Story") will read from her work at 4 p.m. on Thursday in the Sedgwick Reading Room of the Lenox Library, 18 Main St., Lenox. Her stories are based on the real life experiences of children who were born into difficult times, endured h


Pittsfield Continues to Stumble Over Trash Ordinance

"It was just so wildly unpopular. I think at the end of the day, the residents of Pittsfield are willing to pay for the new high school and they may not have students there, willing to pay for police and fire that they may not ever need, and curbside waste collection is the one thing everybody knows

IBERKSHIRES.COM - 2018-10-17 18:27:00

North Adams man arraigned in connection to fatal hit and run

Members of the North Adams and Pittsfield Police say that 32-year-old Brian Dillard struck a motorcyclist with his car on August, 24, and then drove off.


Driver indicted in hit-and-run that killed Pittsfield motorcyclist

Brian D. Dillard, 32, was allegedly driving a stolen pickup truck about 5:40 p.m. Aug. 24 when he collided with a motorcycle near Linden and John streets in Pittsfield. Alan Keefe, 49, who was driving the motorcycle, was taken to Berkshire Medical Center, where he later died.


Search for third suspect continues in Pittsfield homicide

October 17, 2018 11:40 AMTwo men are due in court Wednesday as police continue to search for a third suspect accused of fatally beating and stabbing a man in Pittsfield.In tracking this story, NewsChannel 13 has uncovered new details since Tuesday morning. The most significant is that police say the


Arrest Made After Fatal Pittsfield Stabbing

“There is one person under arrest in connection with last night’s fatality," the DA told WAMC. "That person, a Shane Smith, will be arraigned for providing misleading information to the police.”


Pittsfield man dead after being found laying with multiple stab wounds on sidewalk

Photo Courtesy: News10 AlbanyPITTSFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - The death of a Pittsfield man is being investigated after he was found laying on the sidewalk on Robbins Avenue Monday.Frederick Lantz of the Berkshire DA’s Office told 22News police were called to 219 Robins Avenue, where they found 34-year-ol


Six hours in Pittsfield – The Williams Record

It’s leaf peeping season! So this past Sunday, my friends and I drove through the multi-colored, bucolic countryside of western Massachusetts to spend six hours in the largest city in Berkshire County – Pittsfield.


Altercation on Pittsfield street leads to deadly stabbing

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a dispute on a Pittsfield street has turned deadly.Police responding to 911 calls about an altercation at about 5:30 p.m. Monday found 34-year-old William Catalano down on the sidewalk suffering from multiple stab wounds and other injuries. He was taken to th


Adams woman charged with DUI, motor vehicle homicide in fatal hit & run

Debra M. Milesi, 57, is charged with leaving the scene of a personal injury accident that resulted in death, motor vehicle homicide while under the influence of alcohol, and negligent operation of a motor vehicle, according to the office of Berkshire District Attorney Paul Caccaviello.


Pittsfield police investigate homicide; 34-year-old man stabbed to death in fight

The man, identified as William Catalano of Pittsfield, was taken by ambulance to Berkshire Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at around 7 p.m. according to the office of Berkshire District Attorney Paul Caccaviello.