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Fourteen-year-old youth deceased after being found unresponsive in Benedict Pond

The child was transported to Fairview Hospital; however, lifesaving efforts were unsuccessful.

Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Boston positively identified remains found in Lee as those of New York teacher Meghan Marohn

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Boston has identified the remains found in Lee on Sept. 1 as those of Meghan Marohn. Due to the condition of the remains, the cause of death remains unclear, but the office states that no foul play appears to be involved.

Pittsfield Police looking for bank robbery suspect

Pittsfield — The Pittsfield Police Department is actively investigating a bank robbery that took place on Wednesday, Nov. 30 at around 9:21 a.m. According to...

Legislature earmarks $100,000 for Housatonic Water Works customer relief

This seed money will allow us to get to work on short-term solutions while we continue to explore options for permanent improvements to this privately owned water utility. -- Great Barrington Town Manager Mark Pruhenski

Election update: Democrats score big wins in Massachusetts

It was a historic night for Massachusetts as Attorney General Maura Healey was elected its next governor on Tuesday, Nov. 8. Healey is the first...

North Adams resident arrested in murder case

North Adams —  On Friday, Nov. 4, North Adams Police Department, in conjunction with the State Police, arrested 26-year-old Kelsie Cote for the murder...

Update on fire at Formel Auto Salvage

Great Barrington — Around 4:35 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21, a fire was reported at the Formel Auto Salvage location at 21 Van Deusenville...

Fire reported on Van Deusenville Rd.

Various reports on social media list the location of the fire as Formel Auto Salvage.

HWW Treasurer Mercer: Alternative plans needed to address water quality problems

On the top of his list of solutions is interconnecting the HWW water supply with the Great Barrington Fire District.

Primary election results 2022

Throughout the night, The Berkshire Edge will be covering the results of the primary election.

Remains found in Lee believed to be of missing New York teacher

Andrew McKeever, Director of Communications for the office issued a press release that stated that investigators located and recovered the remains presumed to be of 42 year-old Megan Marohn, a New York school teacher who went missing in March.

JUST IN: Pittsfield resident sentenced for embezzlement

According to the Berkshire District Attorney's Office, Leonard Curtis has been sentenced to two and a half years at the Berkshire House of Corrections for embezzlement.

JUST IN: District Attorney’s Office obtained a guilty verdict in domestic violence case

According to a press release, the Berkshire District Attorney’s Office found 45-year-old Joseph Deleon of Springfield guilty of domestic violence charges.

JUST IN: 40 years on, DA’s office releases new suspect sketches in cold case disappearance

The District Attorney's Office and State Police have continued to investigate the case, with the focus on a separate attempted abduction that occurred earlier in the night, 13 miles away in Williamstown.

Defendant in Delacruz-Batista homicide arraigned

The office of District Attorney Andrea Harrington announced on Monday that the Berkshire Superior Court has arraigned the third of four defendants charged with the murdering of Reymon Delacruz-Batista, whose body Hunters found in the Pittsfield State Forest in early December 2021.

Police investigating accident at shopping plaza

Great Barrington —  An accident that saw a vehicle crash into the Dollar Tree store at the Price Chopper/Tractor Supply Plaza on Stockbridge Road...

Police investigating shooting in Pittsfield

Pittsfield — The Pittsfield Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place on Tuesday, Aug. 16. According to a press release written by Pittsfield...