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 2022-01-13 09:45 

Providence Journal

Mills' COVID status presents major problem at cornerback for Patriots...

Since Stephon Gilmore was traded early in the season, New England's depth at cornerback has been less than adequate....

 2022-01-13 04:21 

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4 takeaways from URI's win over St. Joseph's in their conference home opener...

'Just proud of the guys for following the gameplan after a tough, tough road loss at Davidson,' URI coach David Cox said....

 2022-01-13 01:35 

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Latest RI political redistricting maps stir new controversies...

Two late changes drew immediate attention Wednesday night, one involving in East Greenwich and another the Smithfield/Lincoln town line....

 2022-01-13 00:38 

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Longtime Mount St. Charles hockey coach Bill Belisle has died...

Belisle coached the Mounties to 32 boys hockey championships...

 2022-01-12 22:55 

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RI COVID: Search for your community to find out how many people have tested positive...

On Wednesday, the RI Department of Health provided an update on COIVID cases. Use the searchable database to learn how prevalent COVID cases are in RI....

 2022-01-12 22:44 

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Longtime head of Special Olympics RI Dennis DeJesus announces retirement...

'I'm honored to have been part of the Special Olympics movement and have been truly blessed in my life by all who have enriched it in so many ways.'...

 2022-01-12 21:40 

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Dubious 'Free COVID-19 Testing' sites in Smithfield and West Warwick facing scrutiny...

The Center for COVID Control has been accused of failing to deliver results and providing incorrect diagnoses to test-takers....

 2022-01-12 20:51 

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Providence City Council President attempts to stop police firings over vaccination mandate...

The City Council will hold an emergency meeting to vote on an ordinance to limit terminations....

 2022-01-12 20:34 

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Nick Alahverdian, suspected of faking his death, found in Scotland, say police...

Rhode Island State Police say they were notified that Alahverdian had been hospitalized with severe COVID....

 2022-01-12 20:30 

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Nonviolence Institute receives $489K in COVID relief funds for citywide program...

The organization will use the American Rescue Plan Act funds to expand its longstanding program as part of Elorza's attempt to quell city violence....

 2022-01-12 18:43 

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Warwick mayor has plans for the construction of new plaza near City Hall...

The project, dubbed...

 2022-01-12 16:51 

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Police: Providence store clerk fires gun at robber; suspect stabs customer...

The stabbing victim is in stable condition at Rhode Island Hospital...

 2022-01-12 16:30 

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Approaching storm could bring heavy snow to Southern New England Sunday, Monday...

It looks like another storm, on Friday, will mostly miss this region....

 2022-01-12 16:24 

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Alves and Antonucci lead explosive second half in Cranston West's win over Bay View...
 2022-01-12 15:39 

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Nearly a quarter of Eleanor Slater patients tested positive for COVID in last 10 days...

Forty-seven of the 210 patients have tested positive, according to a spokesman for the agency that runs the hospital....

 2022-01-12 14:50 

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McKee, Alexander-Scott to discuss hospital staffing at first COVID briefing of 2022...

Through Tuesday, Rhode Island had reported an average of 5,369 new coronavirus cases a day over the last seven days....

 2022-01-12 14:13 

Providence Journal

Federal court denies RI students appeal claiming constitutional right to civics education...

The suit argues that all students should have access to an education that prepares them to participate in their civic duties....

 2022-01-12 10:06 

Providence Journal

No more warnings: East Providence speed cameras now generate $50 tickets...

During a warning period last month, East Providence police issued almost 70,000 speed warnings. The tickets began this month....

 2022-01-12 10:04 

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New RISD president says art 'explodes the heart and make us more human'...
 2022-01-12 10:03 

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Skippers cut down Eagles in battle of state's top two teams; Townies, Vikings continue D-II dominance; Titans stay undefeated in D-III...
 2022-01-12 10:03 

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Lots of foods to try in RI: The trick to finding them? Be willing to expand your palate!...
 2022-01-12 10:01 

Providence Journal

Opinion/Formica: Rethink legalizing pot during this crisis in youth mental health...

We need to focus on finding solutions to the mental health crises our children are facing. Legalizing marijuana would only add fuel to the fire....

 2022-01-12 10:00 

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Opinion/Steinberg: An investment plan for Rhode Island's future...

Based on rigorous policy analysis, input, and feedback considered by our steering committee, we strongly recommend these areas of investment....

 2022-01-12 10:00 

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Ask Amy: Wife can't mourn until she forgives...

Wife is having trouble mourning the death of her husband because she can't forgive him for feelings he had for a female coworker 40 years ago....

 2022-01-12 09:00 

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How to enjoy the NFL Playoffs: New England Patriots face the Buffalo Bills Saturday night...
 2022-01-12 08:26 

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Forget Buffalo wings, enjoy the game with Stuffies and pizza...

Elevate your football food game with dips and peanut butter brownies....

 2022-01-12 03:04 

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1 dead, others injured in a wrong-way crash in South Kingstown...

The crash occurred on Route 1 near Moonstone Beach Road....

 2022-01-11 21:33 

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PC-Creighton game is postponed due to COVID concerns in the Friars program...

The Providence College vs. Creighton Big East men's basketball game has been postponed due to COVID-19 concerns with the Friars....

 2022-01-11 20:18 

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Ryno becomes sixth Skipper to earn RI Gatorade Girls Volleyball Player of the Year honors...

North Kingstown's Abby Ryno had a breakout season last spring and in her final season this fall, only got better....

 2022-01-11 19:55 

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U.S. Attorney Zachary Cunha names women-led management team...

Sara Miron Bloom, a veteran federal prosecutor, will be second in command....

 2022-01-11 19:21 

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Providence locals up in arms over proposed waterfront apartments...

For some, the five- to six-story structure planned to be built between South Main and South Water streets will ruin their waterfront views....

 2022-01-11 18:07 

Providence Journal

How to watch, listen to URI men's basketball take on St. Joseph's...

St. Joseph's travels to Kingston, Rhode Island on Wednesday for an A-10 Conference showdown with the URI rams. Here's how to follow the action....

 2022-01-11 17:55 

Providence Journal

Cranston Republican Mayor Kenneth Hopkins mulling run for RI governor's seat...

RI Republicans may have found their candidate for governor as Cranston Mayor Kenneth J. Hopkins announces he is for a committee to explore running....

 2022-01-11 17:39 

Providence Journal

RI Ethics Commission dismisses complaint against former McKee aide Tony Silva...

The complaint had been filed by the Rhode Island Republican Party....

 2022-01-11 16:48 

Providence Journal

Dead humpback whale washes up in Little Compton; cause of death unknown...

There's no sign that the whale experienced any traumatic injuries or became entangled in fishing lines. It will most likely be left to decay....

 2022-01-11 12:41 

Providence Journal

National Weather Service: 'Arctic air invades,' bringing 'dangerous cold'...

Dangerously cold arctic air has invaded the region, and the wind chill could drop several degrees below zero....

 2022-01-11 10:27 

Providence Journal

After losing to Marquette, then beating St. John's, PC Friars drop in national poll...
 2022-01-11 10:11 

Providence Journal

Gov. McKee swears in five new judges to four Rhode Island courts...

The judges will preside in Rhode Island's Superior Court, Family Court, District Court and Workers' Compensation Court....

 2022-01-11 10:04 

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How many RI COVID patients were hospitalized for some other reason?...
 2022-01-11 10:04 

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Flint sparks Mariners in OT win vs. EP; Peters, Pena go off for Times2; Buchanan has monster performance for Classical...
 2022-01-11 10:02 

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If speed humps slow summertime speeders, will they also slow wintertime plows?...
 2022-01-11 10:02 

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State-run Eleanor Slater Hospital may only test COVID symptomatic staff, patients...

A spokesperson for Gov. Dan McKee said there was a discussion about changing COVID testing protocols at the hospital staff meeting....

 2022-01-11 10:01 

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Opinion/Minow and Hadjipanteli: Congress must stop Big Tech's threat to the press...

As of 2018, Google and Facebook together had nearly four times as much revenue as the entirety of the U.S. news media (TV, print, and digital)....

 2022-01-11 10:01 

Providence Journal

Ask Amy: Grandparents want house rules for extended stay...

Grandparents wants to know what to expect when granddaughter lives with them while establishing residency in their state while preparing for college....

 2022-01-11 10:00 

Providence Journal

Opinion/West: '1619 Project' can help America talk about race...
 2022-01-11 00:21 

Providence Journal

US Attorney's office investigates N. Kingstown school district over fat-testing of athletes...

U.S. Attorney probes a complaint that students' civil rights were violated by allowing former coach Aaron Thomas to conduct naked "fat tests" on athletes....

 2022-01-10 19:58 

Providence Journal

New mandate requires RI nursing home visitors to be vaccinated or test negative for COVID...

All visitors will also be required to wear masks, regardless of their vaccination status....

 2022-01-10 19:37 

Providence Journal

RI just launched a $50-million homeowner assistance fund. Here's who qualifies...

Gov. Dan McKee announced the launch of a $50-million homeowner assistance fund to help with housing expenses such as mortgages and utility bills....

 2022-01-10 19:27 

Providence Journal

Boston man, 31, dies in East Providence crash...

The police believe Philip Holub lost control of the vehicle on a curve, went over a traffic island and into the woods just east of Waterman Avenue....

 2022-01-10 17:51 

Providence Journal

Teachers union calls for Rhode Island to shift to remote learning due to COVID increase...

The NEARI urged the state to permit districts to shift to distance learning until after the MLK Jr. holiday due to an increase in COVID-19 cases....

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