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Monday, June 29 A resident notified police at 10:41 am about an incident involving a dating website. A tractor trailer truck using Warren Avenue illegally was reported at 11:01 am. Police … more
Water quality conditions measured in Buzzards Bay during the summer of 2019 “offer a stark reminder about the impact of land development, outdated infrastructure, and climate change on the … more
Richard P. D’Addario of Tiverton has been elected president of the Rhode Island Bar Association. His term runs from July 1 of this year through June 30, 2021. Mr. D'Addzrio is a solo … more
Monday, June 22 Police were called to Warren's Point Beach Club, Atlantic Drive, at 6:23 pm, for a complaint of ongoing harassment to the whole family by a woman at the beach. Tuesday, June … more
Little Compton succeeded at holding its first remote Town Meeting Tuesday evening and managed to pass a budget just in the nick of time. Just hours after all had tuned out, the fiscal year came to … more
For the second time, a judge has rejected union efforts to reinstate fired Tiverton teacher and union representative Amy Mullen. On Monday, June 29, US District Court Judge Judge John McConnell … more
PROVIDENCE — With the approach of the Fourth of July bringing warmer, sunnier weather, boats will soon be dotting Narragansett Bay and other Rhode Island waterways. The Department of … more
Monday, June 15 Someone dumped brush from a pickup truck at a Brayton Road location at 10:30 a.m., a 911 caller reported. An officer stopped the suspect truck— the driver agreed to go back … more
PROVIDENCE — The 48 police chiefs that comprise the municipal, campus, state and environmental police departments of Rhode Island, collectively represented by the Rhode Island Police Chiefs' … more
WESTPORT — A late night boat crash on the Westport River's East Branch injured several young people, one seriously enough to require a helicopter Med-Flight to Rhode Island Hospital Westport … more
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