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UMass hockey falls flat in 5-0 loss to Northeastern -

January 20, 2018

UMass women’s track and field takes first, men fourth at Joe Donahue Games -

January 20, 2018

Sanzo: UMass’ game vs. St. Louis is a sign of what it is without its grit -

January 20, 2018

UMass men’s basketball gets blown out by Saint Louis, 66-47 -

January 20, 2018

UMass hockey shuts down No. 8 Northeastern with 3-0 win -

January 19, 2018

Matt Murray hands Northeastern its first shutout of the season -

January 19, 2018

Minutewomen stunned by last-second free throw -

January 19, 2018

UMass hockey returns home to battle juggernaut Northeastern squad -

January 18, 2018

Slow start sinks Minutemen against URI -

January 17, 2018

UMass three-game win streak snapped in Rhode Island humbling -

January 17, 2018

Trio of second period goals leads Maine to 3-1 win over UMass hockey -

January 16, 2018

Small-ball lineup sparks UMass men’s basketball comeback over Saint Joseph’s -

January 14, 2018

UMass men’s basketball tops St. Joe’s in wild comeback -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s track and field have record day at Beantown Challenge -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s basketball blows halftime lead to Saint Joseph’s, fall to the Hawks 84-79. -

January 14, 2018

UMass hockey beats Vermont 6-3 in courageous win -

January 13, 2018

Makar, Leonard score but UMass can only muster 2-2 tie with Vermont -

January 13, 2018

Pipkins breaks UMass single game scoring record in comeback win over La Salle -

January 10, 2018

Conservative student activism group sues UMass over free speech policy -

January 10, 2018

Report: Makar declines invite from Team Canada Olympic team -

January 10, 2018

Minutemen continue slate of regional matchups against Dartmouth on Tuesday

UMass used to be an afterthought in New England collegiate soccer, but things are on an upswing in Amherst.

Brush fires prove problematic for Western Massachusetts communities

Twelve acres were burned in a brushfire in Southampton April 16.

Local blogger Larry Kelley dies in car crash, remembered by community

Amherst resident and blogger Larry Kelley was killed in a car crash in Belchertown Friday afternoon.

Alex DeSantis continues strong play for UMass men’s soccer as season reaches midway point

DeSantis has made the case for being UMass’ most valuable player midway through 2016.

19 additional students arraigned Thursday for trespassing

After being arrested Wednesday night for trespassing during a sit-in protest by the UMass Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign, 19 students from throughout the Five Colleges were arraigned Thursday, bringing the total number of arrestees to 34.

UMass hosts state representative candidate debate in Thompson Hall

Funding for the University, charter schools and health care were discussed Wednesday evening.

Second suspect in UMass armed assault submits not guilty plea

During his arraignment in Eastern Hampshire District Court Wednesday, it was decided that Shawn Wyatt will be held without bail until a dangerousness hearing on March 22.

The Mercantile seeks new ownership

Current owners of The Mercantile, Elizabeth and Dan Neville, are looking for someone to take over their business, the second oldest shop in Amherst’s town center.

Armed assault suspect held without bail until at least Wednesday

William McKeown was arraigned Monday in Eastern Hampshire County District Court, and faces charges of armed robbery, assault and battery, and assault with a dangerous weapon.

Amherst Police Log: Nov. 27-29

APD responded to a call at Stackers Pub of a woman refusing to leave and spitting on the floor just before 6 p.m., but she left before police arrived.

UMass Dining works to reduce amount of food waste created with weight measurement

A branch of Auxiliary Services says they have become a national leader in sustainable waste practices.

UMass student struck and killed in Belchertown early Saturday morning

The 20-year-old male was hit by a pickup truck traveling eastbound on Route 9 near Old Amherst Road and Two Ponds Road.

Late UMass senior James Tan remembered for his passion for volunteering

James W. Tan, 22, of Belchertown, died Feb. 19 at an undisclosed Amherst location.

UMass senior dies off campus, cause remains unreleased

University of Massachusetts senior James “Jim” W. Tan, 22, of Belchertown, died Tuesday, Feb. 19. of unreleased causes.

Threat of EEE high in Amherst

After a horse died of the mosquito borne illness Eastern equine encephalitis in Belchertown, public health officials advise people to take precautions against mosquito bites.

Ghosts of healthcare in the valley

Collegian columnist Nick Losso explains the history of mental health treatment in the valley and why it still matters today.

Amherst PD reports spate of break-ins in South Amherst

Since the start of July, the Amherst Police Department has investigated a string of 12 “separate but distinct residential breaks in the South Amherst neighborhood.” The majority of these breaks, according to the Sept. 7 release, have occurred late at night.