Our panel of journalists looks at the big stories in the news.
What made The Short List this week?
- Massachusetts' cannabis advisory panel is made up of people mostly from pro-pot communities, including three from western Mass. (NEPR)
- Authorities in Hampden County conduct a major drug bust, seizing enough heroin for 450,000 bags. (NEPR, MassLive)
- Law enforcement has used new tracking technology on the Mass. Turnpike seven times since October. (MassLive)