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The race is on for the District 71 House seat

With election day less than two weeks away on Nov. 3, the race for a seat at the State House is nearing its end for District 71 candidates Michelle McGaw (D), Amy Veri (R) and Nathan Melvin (I). …

Legal Notices
Little Compton Legal Notices – April 16, 2020

These Legal Notices were published in the Sakonnet Times on April 16, 2020.

Obituaries
Sharon Henry Caine, Newport Sharon Henry Caine of Newport passed away peacefully on Friday, October 16, 2020, surrounded by her family, after a period of declining health. She was the wife of the late Raymond W. Caine, …
Carolyn Purtell, 82, formerly of Little Compton Carolyn (Swan) Purtell, 82, of Dartmouth, Mass., and formerly of Little Compton, passed away Sunday, October 11, 2020, in St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford. She was the loving wife of Joseph …
Alexander G. Fordyce, Little Compton Alexander Grant Fordyce, beloved husband, father, brother and son passed away suddenly on Saturday, September 26, 2020, in the company of friends on the Russian River in Northern California. Alex was …

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