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Randy Lebeau holds scale model of metal gun range building he proposes to install on Main Road at Haskins Avenue. It will have a green roof, he said. Photo by Tom Killin Dalglish

Tiverton Council okays one indoor gun range, delays another

Tiverton Council okays one indoor gun range, delays another

TIVERTON — Following a 15-minute hearing, the Town Council Monday, Sept. 29 unanimously approved a license for the Tiverton Rod & Gun Club to operate an indoor shooting range on the club’s property at 1529 Fish Road. After an hour and a half more of debate, however, the council postponed until at least its meeting


Open houses scheduled in East Bay this weekend

Whether you’re looking for your next home, checking out the competition down the block, or maybe even just looking for some new interior decorating tips, start your search right here with our weekly open house listings. Barrington 83 Walnut Road — Sunday, Oct. 5, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Cottage, 2, 1, $249,000. Residential Properties,

Sakonnet area blueberry bonanza; sunny summer’s bumper crop

SAKONNET AREA — The season is over, but blueberry bushes this year showered roadside stands and markets in the Tiverton, Little Compton and Westport area with a bumper crop of blueberries. This was the best year in a long time, says **** Hart of Tiverton, who has about 200 bushes on his 10-acre homestead, that

Middletown rescue boat refueling dockside  from fuel truck parked at town dock.

Two rescued, one missing as boat capsizes off Sakonnet Point

Note: This story was updated with additional information at 12:10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3. LITTLE COMPTON — The Coast Guard and others continue to search for a fisherman who was among three who went overboard when their boat capsized off Sakonnet Point Thursday at about 5:30 p.m. A Coast Guard helicopter pulled two of the men