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  • JERREY ROBERTS
Northampton Policemen Steven Digiammo, left, and Paul Marguet practice shooting in the dark Friday inside a portable trailer parked at the Northampton State Police barracks on North King Street.

    JERREY ROBERTS Northampton Policemen Steven Digiammo, left, and Paul Marguet practice shooting in the dark Friday inside a portable trailer parked at the Northampton State Police barracks on North King Street. Purchase photo reprints »

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Amherst Regional School Committee Chair Trevor Baptiste speaks during a committee meeting Tuesday at the high school.

    JERREY ROBERTS Amherst Regional School Committee Chair Trevor Baptiste speaks during a committee meeting Tuesday at the high school. Purchase photo reprints »

  • CAROL LOLLIS
Emmanuel T. Bile  answers question while on trial for being   accused of taking part in a gang rape of a UMass student in 2012.

    CAROL LOLLIS Emmanuel T. Bile answers question while on trial for being accused of taking part in a gang rape of a UMass student in 2012. Purchase photo reprints »

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Amherst Regional School Committee member Lawrence O'Brien speaks during his last committee meeting Tuesday at the high school. He decided not to seek re-election.

    JERREY ROBERTS Amherst Regional School Committee member Lawrence O'Brien speaks during his last committee meeting Tuesday at the high school. He decided not to seek re-election. Purchase photo reprints »

  • MICKY BEDELL
Young@Heart chorus member Stephen Martin breaks it down during a rehearsal for Wednesday's "April Fool Show".

    MICKY BEDELL Young@Heart chorus member Stephen Martin breaks it down during a rehearsal for Wednesday's "April Fool Show". Purchase photo reprints »

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Various Massachusetts municipal leaders listen to speakers at the annual Municipal Conference on Saturday at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center in Northampton.

    MICKY BEDELL Various Massachusetts municipal leaders listen to speakers at the annual Municipal Conference on Saturday at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center in Northampton. Purchase photo reprints »


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