Alligator captured in Western Massachusetts

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) — An alligator was safely rescued from the Westfield River Tuesday morning, after reports of it being seen in the water since this past summer. DEC officer catches alligator on middle school property The West Springfield Animal Control says the alligator was captured Tuesday by a Good Samaritan and was taken … Read more

PHOTOS: Bear takes a nap in a tree

DEERFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) — A bear was snapped hanging around in a tree in suburban Deerfield, Massachusetts on Tuesday afternoon. Police: Bear sighting in Troy Picture of bear in a tree. Courtesy Glenn Woods Picture of bear in a tree. Courtesy Glenn Woods NYC man evading police approaches 48 hours spent in a tree The Fish … Read more