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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.

Walking to prevent youth suicide: One mother’s story

Berkshire County ranks highest for suicide rates in the state. Between 2007 and 2016, rates rose dramatically for individuals between the ages of 15 and 19: There was a 50 percent increase for females and a 31 percent increase for males.

NEWS BRIEF: “Holidaze” fundraiser for Suicide Prevention

The Berkshire Coalition for Suicide Prevention will be the beneficiary of "Purgatory Road Holidaze," a 2-acre haunted corn maze.

Bits & Bytes: ‘Aladdin Jr.’; Wellness Day at BCC; Cantilena Chamber Choir concert; suicide prevention award for Dalton residents; adult swim lessons

Since 2012, Betsy Nichols and Joann Farrell have orchestrated the Purgatory Road Haunted Hayride at Nichols' farm in Dalton to raise funds for youth suicide prevention efforts in Berkshire County.

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