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WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket Police Department has arrested 20 individuals on narcotics charges as part of a citywide fentanyl initiative that began in May. Most of the offenders were alleged low- and... more
PROVIDENCE – With Hurricane Teddy expected to pass New England offshore Tuesday, Sept. 22, the Department of Environmental Management is warning Rhode Islanders of the dangerous conditions it will... more
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the restaurant industry, Speaker of the House Nicholas Mattiello has introduced legislation that would allow restaurants to continue the practice of... more
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Health and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management recommend lifting the advisory restricting recreational activities at Slack Reservoir in... more
Rhode Islanders reminded about testing program for people without symptoms
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Health and Providence College are responding to an outbreak of COVID-19 among off-campus students near the school. Approximately 120 cases have been... more
BLACKSTONE, Mass. – Chief Gregory Gilmore reports that the Blackstone Police Department arrested a Woonsocket woman on charges of possession and distribution of heroin this week. Arleen Ortiz Jordan... more
LINCOLN - A local dentist has been arrested on charges of sexual assault in Lincoln. John Begg, 85, was charged with second-degree sexual assault on Sept. 10 after a 68-year-old female patient of his... more
WOONSOCKET – Mount Saint Charles Academy President Alan Tenreiro confirmed to The Valley Breeze on Thursday about 12 students have been placed in quarantine after an individual at the school tested... more