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With seal pupping season now begun, the Greater Atlantic Region of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries is warning beach-goers not to take selfies with seals. "If you are... more
PLAINVILLE — A city man was arrested by Plainville police while allegedly driving a stolen vehicle this week, and was also charged with speeding and driving without a license. Tyson Walker, 20, of... more
WASHINGTON D.C. - Christopher Relyea, the 7th-grader from Lincoln Middle School who is representing Rhode Island at the 2016 Scripps National Spelling Bee for a second consecutive year, made it to... more
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Justice Reyes, 19, of Pawtucket, was ordered detained in federal custody on Wednesday after a federal grand jury indicted him Tuesday on a charge of possession of a firearm with an... more
PROVIDENCE – Joao Viera, a 76-year-old Pawtucket resident, was found guilty by a Providence County Superior Court jury on Tuesday of two counts of first-degree child molestation and one count of... more
PAWTUCKET – On Tuesday evening, the Pawtucket River Bridge was lit in blue to honor Patrolman Ryan Bourque, a Jamestown police officer who was killed in a head-on collision early Monday morning as he... more
Beginning at 12:45 p.m. on Memorial Day, May 30, the following North Providence streets will be closed as residents honor the town's lost soldiers with a parade and ceremony: Streets along Mineral... more
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The Rhode Island State Police are joining with state and local law enforcement agencies in the “Click it or Ticket” nationwide enforcement campaign just ahead of one of the busiest travel weekends of... more
PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Senate on Thursday approved a package of bills meant to address the ongoing opioid overdose crisis. The package, which includes 10 bills designed to take a comprehensive... more
PROVIDENCE – Kwame Davis, a 42-year-old Pawtucket resident and former manager of a storage facility business in the city , was sentenced Friday to six years and five months in federal prison for... more
PROVIDENCE – Rep. David Coughlin, of House District 60 Pawtucket, said in a release Thursday that he's "in full support" of a lawsuit from Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien and Central Falls Mayor James... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are looking for a man they say robbed the Laundromax laundromat at 479 Mineral Spring Ave. around 3:45 p.m. on Thursday. A female employee was in the back room when a male suspect... more