A judge has ruled that the testimony of two jailhouse informants can be heard at the trial of David Chalue of North Adams, one of three people accused in the 2011 killings of three men from Pittsfield.
People in western Massachusetts woke up with some mid-April snow Wednesday morning, and if that wasn’t enough, on Thursday they woke up with temperatures in the low 20′s, which broke an all-time record for western Massachusetts.
It may be spring, but its feeling a lot like winter. Temperatures fell into the 20′s overnight as snow and sleet fell into the early morning throughout western Massachusetts
A group of nurses from the closed North Adams Regional Hospital traveled to the State House Tuesday to deliver petitions demanding the facility be re-opened as a full-service hospital.
The state has given their approval for Berkshire Medical Center to operate an emergency facility in North Adams, but the process to restore emergency medical services to northern Berkshire County still isn’t finished.
The 210th Class of the Mass. Firefighting Academy’s 45-day Career Recruit Firefighting Training Program has been announced.
A woman from Pittsfield has been acquitted of charges that she helped her sister beat up a pregnant woman.
A judge has ruled that the case of a teenager from eastern Massachusetts charged with using a broomstick to rape another student at a Berkshire County sports camp should be heard in juvenile court.
Officials at Pittsfield’s Berkshire Medical Center say they are committed to opening a satellite emergency room in North Adams even if it’s not at the site of the now-closed North Adams Regional Hospital.
A delegation of nurses from the now-closed North Adams Regional Hospital were at the U.S. District Court in Springfield Monday afternoon, where a status conference was being held to discuss the recent bankruptcy filing by the owners of the hospital.
The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection has fined an abatement contractor nearly $25,000 for violating state asbestos regulations.
North Adams Regional Hospital filed for bankruptcy last week, but lawmakers aren’t giving up on the Berkshire County hospital just yet. 22News spoke with state officials about what’s being done to re-open its doors.
“As we hear all of you about our conditions of local roads, our hands are tied with not receiving additional money from our Governor. As taxpayers, something has to stop at the local level as we can not afford any higher town taxes.”
The parent company of North Adams Regional Hospital filed for federal bankruptcy Thursday in U.S. District Court in Springfield. 22News explains what this means for the hospital’s efforts to re-open the emergency room.
Many of the former employees of the closed North Adams Regional Hospital are starting to look for new jobs.
The Emergency Department at the North Adams Regional Hospital is expected to reopen some time in the next couple of weeks. 22News spoke with former hospital employees about the announcement.
Berkshire Medical Center has applied for a license to operate the North Adams Emergency Department. However, if approved, the doors won’t immediately open.
An ice cream man who was living in Pittsfield when he was charged with trying to hire someone to kill his estranged wife has pleaded guilty to lesser charges and been sentenced to time served.
Nurses and employees who used to work at the North Adams Regional Medical Center say they are disappointed, and hoped more would have come out of Tuesday’s meeting.
There is good news for Verizon Wireless customers in northern Berkshire County, as the carrier has activated a temporary cell phone tower following days of outages.