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Man charged in fatal Foster crash A Connecticut man has been charged with driving under the influence, death resulting, in connection with a fatal three-car crash on Hartford Pike in Foster on Jan.... more
SMITHFIELD – The Fire Marshals office is providing tips on how to avoid carbon monoxide poisoning, in the wake of an incident of carbon monoxide poisoning that affected a Smithfield family on... more
PROVIDENCE – An investigation into the trafficking of heroin in Rhode Island has resulted in the seizure of more than five kilograms of heroin, allegedly brought to Rhode Island from New York, and... more
PROVIDENCE – A 25-year-old Cumberland man, Adam Krajanowski of Standring Street, was arrested early Wednesday morning on drunk driving charges after crashing his car into the median on Interstate 95... more
PROVIDENCE – Ryan Lebrun, 23, of Pawtucket, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Providence Tuesday to a three-count federal indictment charging him with possession and distribution of child... more
Pawtucket resident Patrick O’Sullivan, 45, pleaded no contest Tuesday before Superior Court Magistrate Patrick Burke to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses for collecting more than $11... more
WOONSOCKET – A city man with previous convictions for fifth-degree arson and child molestation was indicted by the Providence County Grand Jury this week for an incident in which he allegedly set... more
The Rhode Island Department of Health is advising consumers that MDS Foods Inc. is recalling a wide variety of cheese products, some of which were contaminated with the bacteria listeria... more
BLACKSTONE - A local farmer is facing animal cruelty charges after police allegedly found animals living in squalor on his property. Gary Guibault, 61, of 62 Farm St. has been charged with two... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD – A man believed to be in his 40s, whose identity has not yet been released by police, was killed in an accident on Route 146 on Saturday. The pedestrian was struck and killed on the... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are seeking information on a man seen in surveillance footage robbing the Sunoco station on School Street Sunday evening. According to police, the man robbed the station around 5... more
CUMBERLAND – Cumberland families were stunned to learn Sunday of the sudden death of Layla Charette, 5, daughter of Alaina and Bill Charette of Sun Valley Drive. Layla succumbed rapidly during just... more