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  1. Group wants immigration detainer order extendedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    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.

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  2. ACI visitation program focuses on parent-child timeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    Many people figure they're thieves, crooks, monsters deserving of their fate. It hardly crosses our minds they could be fathers or mothers.

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  3. Dramatic New Sites and Expanded Services for Corporate and Personal...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Located directly on Narragansett Bay, Fort Adams, sometimes known as America's largest castle, is an impressive and unique event venue.

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  4. Music Brings Non-Profits Together to Serve the Rhode Island CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    'Newport Rocks the Fort' Classic Rock Concert August 29 is designed to delight concert attendees while helping the preservation mission at Fort Adams and the Rhode Island Community Food Bank.

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  5. Rhode Island: 2014 electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    On Nov. 04, Rhode Island voters go to the voting booth to decide who will represent them at both the local and national level.

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  6. Warren town beach reopened to swimmingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    The Rhode Island Department of Health said Thursday water quality tests show that bacteria levels have returned to within acceptable limits.

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  7. City beaches have worst water quality, report saysRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    Watershed Counts is a collaborative initiative by the Coastal Institute at the University of Rhode Island and the Narragansett Bay Estuary Program.

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  8. Chafee holding ceremony on climate change billRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    The legislation passed by the General Assembly lays out a framework for the state to prepare for the effects of climate change, including rising sea levels and more severe weather.

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  9. Swimming OK'd at Three Middletown BeachesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    State health officials say the water is safe again for swimming at three beaches in Middletown and one in Newport.

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  10. Dee from the Desk: Putting RI Out of BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    The business recently turned to crowd funding to raise $150,000 in order to avoid having to close shop.

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  11. Toastmasters seeks volunteersRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    People are invited to consider volunteering with prison Toastmasters programs at institutions near Route 2 and Interstate 495 on Monday or Thursday evenings.

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  12. Teachers' union official cleared of cyberstalkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLNE-TV Providence

    Leidecker is the deputy executive director at the National Education Association of Rhode Island.

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  13. Swimming OK'd at 3 Middletown beachesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Turnto10.com

    State health officials say the water is safe again for swimming at three beaches in Middletown and one in Newport.

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  14. RI to purchase open space in North KingstownRead the original story

    Wednesday | Turnto10.com

    Rhode Island plans to spend $167,000 to help purchase 45 acres of land in North Kingstown, part of an effort preserve about 500 acres along the Narrow River.

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  15. Health department recommends 5 beach closingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The Department of Health said high bacteria levels were found in water tests at Atlantic Beach Club Beach, Peabody's Beach and Third Beach in Middletown; Easton's Beach in Newport; and Warren Town Beach.

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  16. Five local rivers likely to be eligible for wild and scenic statusRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Day

    Five rivers in the Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed are likely meet eligibility and suitability criteria to be included in the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, the Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed Association announced today.

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  17. Suspended Delaware chief medical examiner's side work scrutinizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | Eastern Shore News

    Suspended Delaware Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Richard T. Callery, under investigation after drug evidence disappeared from the laboratory he oversees, moonlighted as a contract pathologist for Rhode Island for at least a decade, The News Journal has learned.

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  18. Leading a cause so others won't sufferRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Warwickonline.com

    "It is a relief knowing I didn't go through everything for nothing. I have made a difference in this world.

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  19. Latest Rhode Island news, sports, business and entertainmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WLNE-TV Providence

    State health officials say they have tentatively identified four of the bodies found improperly stored at a Providence funeral home.

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  20. Efforts continue to get RI fishermen a seat on MAFMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Narragansett Times

    The catch of Rhode Island's commercial fishermen represents a significant portion of commercial landings of the mid-Atlantic fishery, and is greater than most states represented on the MAFMC.

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