Author Archives: Tom Killin Dalglish

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Tiverton Police: Scams, car breaks, animals

Tiverton Police: Scams, car breaks, animals

Monday, July 21 At 6:19 p.m., a Slade Street resident called to report receiving a check for several thousand dollars in the mail from a promotion company he believed was a scam. A Hooper Street resident called at 9:44 p.m. to report hearing “kids screaming and a saw going off.” Tuesday, July 22 At 3:06

Vegetation growing along the Creamer Dam has interferred with inspections, contributing to an "unsafe" classification.
Photo by Richard W. Dionne, Jr.

Tiverton dam deemed threat to those downhill

Owners of the 28 lots in Tiverton’s Daniel Church Estates subdivision just got saddled with a big responsibility — caring for a dam that the state considers a “high hazard” and “unsafe.” After a July 21 special Town Council meeting in the high school auditorium, the owners found themselves on the hook to repair and

Major election battle shaping up in Tiverton

TIVERTON — A field of 26 candidates will be running for contested public offices this coming November. The office-seekers filed declarations of candidacy with the Tiverton Town Clerk’s office by the close of business on Wednesday, June 25. The Town Council race For the seven-member Tiverton Town Council, the 14 non-partisan candidates for the positions

Little Compton voters face contested races

LITTLE COMPTON — More choices than they’ve faced in awhile face Little Compton voters in this fall’s election as several races for town office feature partisan contests. Office seekers filed declarations of candidacy by the close of business on Wednesday, June 25.The filings produced a new mix of potential office-holders. In the Little Compton Town