Out-of-town women arrested with suspected cocaine, heroin

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Suspects spotted in suspicious vehicle idling with lights off 📸 Monson Police Department photos MONSON — A routine business security check and a suspicious vehicle idling with its lights off led to the arrest of two women on drug charges late Friday night. Jessica Beaudoin-Rodriguez, 40, of Holyoke, and Skyelyn […]

Shepherd Hill graduation event canceled due to COVID-19 concerns

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‘Uptick’ in cases leads to decision made ‘out of an abundance of caution’ DUDLEY — Plans for a traditionally-inspired graduation this weekend have been canceled due to an “uptick” in COVID-19 cases. Dudley-Charlton Regional School Superintendent Steven Lamarche announced the commencement ceremonies would no longer be held. “It is with […]

Large scale marijuana grow operation targeted in Monson, Palmer

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Roughly 4,100 marijuana plants allegedly uncovered by law enforcement 📸 United States Attorney Andrew Lelling speaking during a March 2019 press conference. SPRINGFIELD — Two individuals were arrested yesterday and charged in federal court in connection with marijuana grow operations. Weiqing Li, 41, and Li Qin Li, 49, were charged […]

Auburn, Charlton residents among Bank of America ‘student leaders’

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Weiland, Whittemore embark on paid summer internships WORCESTER — Bank of America today announced that the two Worcester-area teenagers selected as Student Leaders have started their paid summer internship experience of leadership, civic engagement, and workforce skills-building, they’ll be taking full advantage of all the financing opportunities.  In light of the […]

Town-wide tag sale slated for Aug. 22 in Brimfield

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Hitchcock Academy to accept registrations through Aug. 17 BRIMFIELD — Rain or shine the Tenth Annual Brimfield Town Wide Tag Sale is coming Saturday, August 22 at 8 am.  Hitchcock Academy takes care of all the publicity so that sellers can dedicate themselves to having a successful event. After registering […]