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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

Prince Hall flood over winter break -

January 10, 2018

Minutemen look to avoid three straight losses with pair against Vermont -

January 10, 2018

Men’s and women’s track and field open seasons at Dartmouth Relays -

January 10, 2018

Turnovers and poor shooting hurt UMass women’s basketball in another conference loss at St. Bonaventure -

January 8, 2018

Shorthanded, UMass men’s basketball shocks Dayton with 62-60 win -

January 7, 2018

Northampton City Council elects Ryan O’Donnell as new council president -

January 7, 2018

UMass power play stays hot but Minutemen lose 8-3 to UMass Lowell -

January 7, 2018

UMass hockey falls to UMass Lowell in 8-3 blowout -

January 7, 2018

Man shot and assaulted in South Amherst Wednesday

The male victim was assaulted with a metal pipe and left with single gunshot wound. One suspect was arrested at the scene; another suspect, who fled the scene, is still being sought after.

Hampshire College student built a house from scratch for refugees

The proceeds from senior Rody Lipson’s thesis project—a tiny house—will go to refugees.

UMass Notebook: Mark Whipple’s contract will be extended

Ryan Bamford confirms that Mark Whipple will have his contract extended, UMass hockey receives votes in latest rankings, UMass men’s basketball continues on its skid and UMass women’s basketball takes two out of three in Texas.

Inside ‘New England’s Newspaper of the Year’

The New England Newspaper and Press Association honored the Daily Hampshire Gazette as the “New England Newspaper of the Year.”

Letter: No more working poverty; workers demand dignified raises

Letter: ensure workers don’t enter poverty.

UMass administration building to be demolished

Administration building makes way for parking and campus facilities.

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round

Holly Turner, Hannah Burnett, and Lauren Hiller step up for Minutewomen in victory, who lost first meeting of year 11-7 in February.

Marc Osten fondly remembered by student activism community

The Amherst activism community loses a passionate leader.

New natural gas pipeline proposed between Easthampton and Holyoke

A 50 percent increase in global natural gas consumption is predicted between 2010 and 2035.

Notebook: Forward Oliver Chau signs NLI to join UMass hockey

The AJHL Rookie of the Year joins a Minutemen club undergoing major roster turnover.

Report: UMass guard Donte Clark to declare for NBA Draft without agent

Although it was initially reported that Clark would transfer if he returns to college basketball, he hasn’t ruled out returning to the Minutemen.

Zach Lewis and Zach Coleman reportedly to transfer from UMass

With the reported losses of both Coleman and Lewis, the Minutemen could also be without their leading scorer from last season as Donte Clark is reportedly considering declaring for the NBA draft.

Report: UMass men’s basketball set to hire Matt McCall as next head coach

McCall spent the last two seasons as the head coach of Chattanooga, where he compiled a 48-18 record and a trip to the NCAA tournament in the 2015-16 season.

UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy

UMass women’s lacrosse midfielder Hannah Murphy sits two draw controls shy of moving into eighth place all-time in NCAA history.

Sunderland woman involved in human trafficking case has bail reduced

Feng Ling Liu had her bail reduced to $100,000 after the initial bail was set at $500,000 days following her arrest.

Two UMass professors named to list of ‘radicals’

A non-profit conservative organization named two UMass professors to its Professor Watchlist.

Town of Amherst Crime Log: Columbus Day weekend

It was a relatively quiet long weekend in Amherst compared to weekends past.

WinterFest comes to Amherst snow or shine

Last year’s annual WinterFest found Cherry Hill Golf Course coated with a thick blanket of snow; and though there has been a shortage of snow this year, the winter party is still in store for Saturday

Letters to the Editor: Crossword plagiarized?

This week’s Letters to the Editor include a question about our crossword and praise for student event organizers.

Town sees little crime despite student absence over holiday

Amherst residents notified Amherst Police of just three break-ins last Thursday and Friday, a fairly low number considering police usually deal with a measurable spike of break-ins when students are out of town.