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Gov. Raimondo: Early data suggests Rhode Islanders are in compliance of the two-week 'pause'

Four days into the two-week ‘pause’ and the evidence was suggesting that Rhode Islanders were complying with the new rules and regulations, Gov. Gina Raimondo shared during her COVID-19 …
Tiverton Police: House fills with smoke after baby bottle mishap
Monday, Nov. 23 At 8:16 am, a representative of the Secret Service contacted the Tiverton Municipal Court to check on a fraud … Read More
Little Compton Police: Drivers lacking licenses; dog bite injury
Monday, Nov. 16 A Brockton, Mass., resident was issued a citation for driving without a license, first offense, after his car was … Read More
DEM closes shellfish areas due to excessive rain
PROVIDENCE — With parts of Rhode Island experiencing more than three inches of rainfall from Monday’s storm, the Department of … Read More
Man charged with breaking into home on Prudence Island
PORTSMOUTH — A Warwick man was arrested last week and charged with breaking and entering into a house on Prudence Island without … Read More
Six pets perish in Tiverton house fire
  A smoky house fire claimed the lives of six pets Monday morning at 324 Cottrell Road in Tiverton. Firefighters from several … Read More
Coping with Covid Fatigue: Allow yourself a break from the struggle, Westport nurse recommends
WESTPORT — We’re all feeling “done with it” where COVID-19 is concerned about now, “but the reality is that COVID-19 is here … Read More
Obituaries
Benjamin M. Wordell, 19, Little Compton

It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the unexpected passing of Benjamin M. Wordell of Little Compton on November 30 at the age of 19. He will be remembered lovingly by his parents …

George C. Reuther, 83, Tiverton

Barbara June Stenning, 92, Portsmouth

Sports
Ramos scores 100th soccer goal for Tiverton

TIVERTON — They were crushed when their playoffs were cancelled due to coronavirus, but happier moments for the Tiverton girls soccer team came in the season finale against Providence Country …

Late efforts end to save Tigers’ playoffs

Sans football, RIIL announces playing of most fall sports in 2020

RIIL delays start of most fall high school sports

Hockey Hall of Fame, Reds Heritage Society announce postponements

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