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AM News Headlines 3-6-14

The states highest court ruled that taking pictures up a woman's skirt is not a violation the law

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13th Annual Radiothon underway

The 13th annual 94.7 WMAS Children's Miracle Network Radiothon to help kids at Baystate Children's Hospital started Thursday morning.

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Impact of higher wage on local economy

It's controversial: the president's plan to raise the federal minimum wage to more than $10 an hour. But people 22News talked to hope a high…

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Big pothole problems in West Springfield

It's pretty difficult these days to drive anywhere in WMass without thumping your tires on a pothole, and while a lot of attention's been fo…

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2014 Red Cross Hometown Heroes announced

11 Hometown Heroes will be honored by the Pioneer Valley Red Cross later this month. Since 2002, the Red Cross has honored Hometown Heroes w…

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New bottle deposit law proposed

Environmentalists proposed expanding the state's 30-year-old bottle bill, which places a 5-cent refundable deposit on empty soda, beer and s…

Children receive traditional lenten ashes during a Mass at St. Stanislaus Basilica in Chicopee.

Ash Wednesday marked across WMass

Christians around the world are marking Ash Wednesday; the start of the season of Lent, which leads up to the celebration of Easter.

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RMV fees could increase

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is looking to close a big budget gap. 22News details how they plan to do that and why it coul…

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Springfield roads plagued by potholes

Drivers in Springfield's Sixteen Acres neighborhood alerted 22News to these pothole plagued conditions on Parker Street near the Daniel Brun…

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12 forced out by Hancock St. fire

Twelve people were forced out of a multi-family home in Springfield’s Six Corners neighborhood due to a fire early Wednesday afternoon.