Bundles of heroin packets, a large amount of cash and paraphernalia were seized when a warrant was executed Wednesday and a pair of alleged heroin retailers were arrested. (Photo by The Westfield News/Carl E. Hartdegen)

Warrant executed, drug charges result

Westfield detectives became aware that a couple who had taken up residence in a Russell Road motel had been traveling the city making drug t…


Siding contractor guilty in theft case

A contractor will spend the next two to three years in prison for failing to do thousands of dollars worth of renovations on a woman’s Frank…

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CHD to open drug treatment in Greenfield

The Springfield-based Center for Human Development is expanding into Franklin County with facilities for mental health care and substance ab…

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Baystate cancels visitor restrictions

The parent company of Baystate Medical Center has lifted the visitor restrictions that they had in place to prevent the spread of flu.


Addressing the heroin crisis in WMass

Senator Edward Markey, Congressman Richard Neal, and Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse will be among the local leaders gathering Tuesday to discuss t…