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New England News
1:05 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

Berkshire Firefighters Return After Battling Wildfires in West

Firefighter in Montana' Lolo National Forest
Credit U.S. Department of Agricultural, Forest Service

Three firefighters from western Massachusetts are back home after fighting forest fires in the western United States.

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New England News
12:09 pm
Thu February 21, 2013

Mass. DCR Announces Quarantine to Halt Spread of Invasive Insect

Credit courtesy NYS DEC

The Masscahusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation announced today a bold step in preventing the spread of an invasive insect.  Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard has more…

At the DCR’s headquarters in Pittsfield Thursday morning, Commissioner Ed Lambert made an announcement on action that will be taken to control the serious threat of the invasive Emerald Ash Borer….

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