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  1. Flash (freeze) forward: New food processing center equipment better for produce flavor, nutrients and - hopefully - salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    It's that time of year when broccoli, peppers and carrots are coming forth, and the Franklin County Food Processing Center is freezing vegetables from area farms for colleges, schools and other institutions around the region.

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  2. State: 4.26M eligible to vote in primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Groton Landmark

    ... percent) and Barnstable (25.9 percent) counties. The unenrolled group makes up 59.6 percent of voters in Franklin County and a low of 39.6 percent of registered voters in Suffolk County. - M. Norton/SHNS Trailing in the polls and attempting to ...

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  3. County gets 1 applicant for marijuana dispensaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    ... seven counties without a dispensary applicant. Patriot Care is the only group to submit an application for Franklin County. The group was invited to submit two applications. Its second proposed spot is Boston in Suffolk County. Cultivation would ...

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  4. Letter: Candidate in line with usRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    I represent a growing minority - I was born in Franklin County, was educated here, went away to college and returned to work, live, purchase a home and make a family in this beautiful area, which has given me so much to be thankful for.

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  5. Conway residents question safety, contents of proposed Tennessee Gas Co. pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Recorder

    ... the process. The proposed 300-mile route for the 30-inch diameter pipe would cut through Plainfield and nine Franklin County towns, including Deerfield. Local governments have no say over the envisioned $3 billion to $4 billion pipeline, and while ...

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  6. Residents want answers for potential pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | WWLP

    People in the Franklin county town of Deerfield criticized the controversial proposal to have a natural gas pipeline run through their town.

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  7. Northfield officials oppose gas pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Recorder

    The town has joined the growing list of communities that officially oppose the proposed natural gas pipeline through Franklin County.

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  8. Letter: Helping the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Recorder

    ... temporary emergency shelter in motels in Massachusetts, including several dozen families in Greenfield. The Franklin County Regional Housing and Redevelopment Authority has a contract with the state to help these families find affordable housing. ...

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  9. Tourism spending in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | WWLP

    Quaint shops, bed and breakfasts, and the heart of New England beauty is what draws people to Franklin County from all over the world.

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  10. Historic maker of cutlery says orders pouring in as it works through Chapter 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Business Journal

    ... the Deerfield River and relocate to another, more efficient, factory. Pelletier said he hopes to relocate in Franklin County. The Buckland complex is on sale for $2.08 million.

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  11. Family Matters: Aug. 28, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | MassLive.com

    Franklin County Fair The 166th annual Franklin County Fair will be held at the Franklin County Fairgrounds in Greenfield from Thursday, Sept.

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  12. linkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Recorder

    ... millennial generation. At the center of it all is Jimmy Just Quit, one of the up-and-coming cover bands in Franklin County. On stage at The Extra Point Nightclub, the dance-floor section of the bar, singer Danny Hescock of Gill encourages the crowd ...

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  13. Schell Bridge replacement gets one step closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Recorder

    ... to put it onto its five-year transportation improvement plan. The new bridge would be incorporated into the Franklin County Bikeway, and could also complete a three-state bicycling loop with New Hampshire and Vermont. It would also provide a ...

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  14. Clearing the laneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Recorder

    ... busy link between Greenfield and Turners Falls. "Although there are many fantastic bicycle routes all around Franklin County and within the Greenfield area, there are limited options for bicycling into town from the north," said Alden Booth, ...

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  15. Guide at the end of the tunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Recorder

    ... a support and advisory role. The 20 participants last week - RECOVER Project members and staffers from the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, Clinical and Support Options and the YMCA - participated in a 30-hour training for a certificate as recovery ...

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  16. Franklin County Home Care Corp. turns 40; helps elders, persons with disabilities, caregiversRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | MassLive.com

    MONTAGUE -July marked Franklin County Home Care Corporation's 40th anniversary of bringing programs and services to elders, persons with disabilities and caregivers, including grandparents raising grandchildren.

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  17. 3 more firms sue over marijuana licensingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Boston.com

    ... review applications filed by Beacon Wellness Center Inc. in Norfolk County, JM Farm's Patient Group Inc. in Franklin County, and Mass Organic Therapy Inc. in Plymouth County. The companies received among the highest marks during licensing ...

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  18. full commentRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Recorder

    ... need. All six New England governors declared a regional need. Locally, Berkshire Gas has testified that Franklin County has the most critical need. In addition to Berkshire Gas, 11 other gas companies have already subscribed to the pipeline, based ...

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  19. Deerfield Academy purchases Thorn Estate in Old Deerfield for $1.5MRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | The Recorder

    ... Deerfield Academy has purchased a piece of property in Old Deerfield for $1.5 million. According to the Franklin County Registry of Deeds, the Trustees of Deerfield Academy purchased the John F. Thorn Estate at 22 Old Main St. from Jennifer A. Wood, ...

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  20. JM Farms sues state for nixing licenseRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | The Recorder

    A locally based nonprofit that wants to sell medical marijuana in Franklin County has sued the state for "arbitrarily and capriciously" rejecting its application.

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