Berkshires – The Berkshire Environmental Action Team is involved with several campaigns in the region, from river cleanups to wildlife protection, the group seems to be at every event regarding the environment in the Berkshires.
Berkshires – The ice storm that wreaked havoc in Western Massachusetts last week still has some communities without power. Workers are putting in 16 hour days to get residents back on line to get ahead of another winter storm predicted for Friday. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz has the story
Berkshire County, Ma – Last week's storms in Western Massachusetts left thousands of people in the lurch, but some businesses actually got a much needed shot in the arm. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports
Berkshires and Southern Vermont – According to the Autism Research Institute, one in 150 children are diagnosed with autism. WAMC's Charlie Deitz reports on what happens when these children enter into the education system
Amherst, MA – A group of faculty and staff at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst has petitioned the administration to reinstate a former student who is awaiting trial for felony assault in a racially charged case.. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....
MCLA, North Adams, MA – Non-profit groups across the state of Massachusetts are struggling with finances. The Massachusetts Non-Profit Network hosted a forum (today) Thursday morning at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts to address these issues. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz was there
Massachusetts – A two-year report issued by the Massachusetts ACLU indicates immigrants being detained are being subjected to treatment worse than those who are in prison for committing violent crimes...
Massachusetts – In response to the state budget shortfalls, The Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, is making cuts to daytime rehabilitation programs across the state. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports