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4 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
By Jennifer Petracca firstname.lastname@example.org The Coventry Police Department responded to the Super Walmart at 650 Centre of New England Blvd in for reports of a bomb threat.
5 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
This despite the fact that this stand and others at wheeler and Misquamicut Beaches were cited for 73 health code violations, some rather shocking.
11 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence
The Rhode Island Department of Health said Thursday water quality tests show that bacteria levels have returned to within acceptable limits.
More than two dozen protesters showed up unannounced in Gov. Lincoln Chafee's office Thursday to demand he extend his policy requiring a warrant for immigration detainers to all state agencies he oversees.
Many people figure they're thieves, crooks, monsters deserving of their fate. It hardly crosses our minds they could be fathers or mothers.
On Nov. 04, Rhode Island voters go to the voting booth to decide who will represent them at both the local and national level.
Watershed Counts is a collaborative initiative by the Coastal Institute at the University of Rhode Island and the Narragansett Bay Estuary Program.
SOLDIERS: Kentish Guards, soldiers in the Civil War, stand together in this old photograph.
The Rhode Island Department of Health and the Providence Police Department are continuing their investigation into the remains of eight individuals found at Pennine Funeral Home in Providence on July 25, 2014.
By: Alexandra Cowley email@example.com You could be wasting hundreds of dollars on your electric and gas bills, but National Grid is hoping to change that.
The state Department of Environmental Management reported Monday that test results from all 67 mosquito samples taken from over two dozen traps set statewide during the week of July 14 came back negative for both West Nile and eastern equine encephalitis.
Gas prices in Rhode Island have fallen another 4 cents, but they're still a lot higher than the national average.
On July 3, 2014, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee signed into law a measure that will raise the state's minimum wage to $9.00 per hour, effective January 1, 2015.
For nearly a decade Rhode Island has been trying to obtain a seat on the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 05:17 pm
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