The strongest storm is to the north of Northampton, and is affecting portions of Hampshire and Franklin County.
A cat that was rescued by fishermen along the Westfield River is now recovering in the care of a veterinarian.
Chicopee will pay Maylene Maldonado of Holyoke $135,000 to settle her federal police brutality case.
In the increasing temperatures, people waited in long lines outside the Springfield RMV Thursday morning.
A mother and her two year old daughter narrowly escaped serious injury, after a huge tree limb crashed onto their car Thursday morning.
Dakota Gurka is accused of stealing liquor and cigarettes from a store on Allen Street.