Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Understaffed Amherst Fire Department struggles to make ends meet

By Sarah Robertson

October 29, 2013

Filed under Local News, News

For more than three years, Chief Tim Nelson has been struggling to solve the issue of understaffing in the Amherst Fire Department. This issue is due largely to lack of funding and a large student population. “We’re not as big as w...

Vehicle ablaze at entrance to lower garage of Campus Center

By Alyssa Creamer

February 24, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

At approximately 7:30 p.m. Friday night, a vehicle caught fire nearly 200 feet from the entrance to the lower garage of the Campus Center, blocking visitors to the campus center from entering or leaving the lower garage and i...