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  1. Name released of man killed in New Salem crash MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Recorder

    ... sh was southbound on Route 202 when it collided with a 2007 Sterling box truck traveling north. Marsh was taken by New Salem EMTs to Athol Hospital, where he was subsequently pronounced dead.

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  2. Massachusetts State Police: Belchertown man dies in 2-car collision in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | MassLive.com

    NEW SALEM - A 67-year-old Belchertown man died in a head-on crash in the Franklin County town of New Salem on Monday, Massachusetts State Police officials in Framingham said late Monday night. Richard Marsh was southbound on Route 202 in a Dodge van when he collided with a northbound Sterling box truck near the intersection of Route 122 about 3:10 p.m., police said.

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  3. Photo Courtesy: MGNonlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | WWLP

    State Police were in Franklin County Monday afternoon after a head-on crash on Route 202 at Route 122 in New Salem. According to State Police, just after 3:00 Monday, a 2014 Dodge Van and a 2007 Sterling box truck collided head-on on Route 202.

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  4. location, location, location What is it like to live in New Salem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Boston.com

    "You have to be born here to be an old-timer,'' said Johnson, 81, who lives in what used to be the center of town before the Quabbin Reservoir was constructed in the 1930s. The town common - with its historic homes, library, Town Hall, buildings of the former New Salem Academy , Fire Department, and 1794 Meetinghouse - is now located on a dead-end road that stops at a gate leading to the Quabbin.

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  5. Finding last-mile money for broadbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... Broadband Institute, the WiredWest Cooperative and the Franklin Regional Council of Governments in Charlemont and New Salem meetings this week on how they can bring the "last-mile" broadband connections to their communities. It was one of several ...

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  6. Franklin County Cider Days a global phenomenonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... of cider-related events in Colrain, Shelburne, Ashfield, Deerfield, Greenfield, Hawley, Gill, Northfield and New Salem. The tasting, dubbed the Cider Salon, featured over 30 different cideries from as far away as Washington state, Michigan and ...

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  7. Smashing pumpkins for a good causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... that town is called "From Scratch" - about food and nutrition, while a Franklin County Steers Club has formed in New Salem. Since the start of the current school year, nine new 4-H Clubs have started in Franklin and Hampshire counties, while four ...

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  8. Connecting the dotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | The Recorder

    Trying to bring "last-mile" broadband connections back home, the Franklin Regional Council of Governments, together with the Massachusetts Broadband Institute and WiredWest Cooperative, has scheduled meetings next week in New Salem and Charlemont.

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  9. I see progress, results. And I see we need to keep this going"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... to 123 unserved and under-served communities in the four western counties, including Wendell, Warwick and New Salem. "It's job creation," Andrews said. "Clearly, people have small businesses they're trying to run" from their homes that could be ...

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  10. Quabbin fishing area named for Sen. BrewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... legacy as a longtime friend and advocate of Quabbin was similarly noted in the designation of Fishing Area 2 in New Salem as the Robert D. Wetmore Fishing Area. "I am deeply honored to have this lasting legacy of my name associated with this ...

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  11. Quabbin fishing area named for Sen. BrewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... legacy as a longtime friend and advocate of Quabbin was similarly noted in the designation of Fishing Area 2 in New Salem as the Robert D. Wetmore Fishing Area. "I am deeply honored to have this lasting legacy of my name associated with this ...

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  12. Swift River Fall Fest set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Recorder

    The Parent Teacher Community Association of Swift River School in New Salem is planning its annual Fall Fest, to be held Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. New to Fall Fest this year is a Cake Walk, in which those interested bid on a cake they wish to win.

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  13. New Salem accident remains under investigation; 19-year-old seriously injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | MassLive.com

    This report updates a story published at 7:23 p.m. Sunday. NEW SALEM - A 19-year-old Mansfield man remains in the hospital and is being treated with serious head and neck injuries following a three-car collision on Route 202 that also sent four others to the hospital Sunday.

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  14. Multi-car crash in New Salem closes part of Route 202 on SundayRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2014 | CBS 3 Springfield

    State police from the Athol barracks told CBS 3 that several people were taken to hospitals, and a detour was set up from Wendell Road to Prescott Road.

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  15. New Salem car crash seriously injures one, victim flown to Worcester by medical helicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | MassLive.com

    NEW SALEM - One victim of a three-car accident was seriously injured and flown to the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester by helicopter Sunday afternoon. The accident also injured three other people who were transported to Athol Hospital by ambulance, State Police Lt.

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  16. full commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... challenger for the Democratic nomination this year. Anderson bested Lee 42-25 in Erving, 32-12 in Gill, 58-36 in New Salem, 29-25 in Warwick and 15-13 in Wendell. In addition to serving as an Athol selectman since 2005, Lee is also on Athol's ...

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  17. Lee wins 2nd Franklin Republican raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... challenger for the Democratic nomination this year. Anderson bested Lee 42-25 in Erving, 32-12 in Gill, 58-36 in New Salem, 29-25 in Warwick and 15-13 in Wendell. In addition to serving as an Athol selectman since 2005, Lee is also on Athol's ...

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  18. Ballot initiative to repeal gas tax measure fuels debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... primary race in the Second Franklin House District. Anyone driving through Orange, Gill, Erving, Warwick, New Salem or Wendell, which are in the district along with five Worcester County towns, will see "Tank the Gas Tax" signs. Both Karen Anderson ...

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  19. Brewfest set for Sept. 6 in New SalemRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | The Recorder

    The New Salem General Store and sponsors once again present a tasting of 30-plus brands, offering a wide variety of styles of craft beers, wines, cider, and spirits.

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  20. What you need to know if you want to go fishing on the Quabbin ReservoirRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... by season, with the latest being 8:30 p.m. May 6 to Aug. 4, the earliest 6:30 p.m. from Sept. 9 to Oct. 11. The New Salem boat ramp is on Route 122, just south of the Route 202 intersection. Launching here will start you in the northeast end of the ...

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