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 2021-04-12 12:16 

WPRI

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Make your next trip rock!...

Looking for some travel destinations that rock? Then Kelly Rizzo-Saget has ideas for you! Kelly is the most unique of all the travel experts, as she brings her love for food, travel and rock music ......

 2021-04-12 12:09 

WPRI

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Focusing on your financial health...

How will you pay for health related expenses? Find out where consumers like you stand with their financial and physical well- being, and how trends have changed during the pandemic. Chad Wilkins, P......

 2021-04-12 12:00 

WPRI

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First supermoon of 2021: See the Pink Moon light up the night sky this month...

The Pink Moon rises on the night of Monday, April 26 and will reportedly be visible after sunset, reaching peak illumination at 11:33 p.m. EST....

 2021-04-12 11:47 

Providence Journal

RI weather forecast: Cloudy, cool start to the work week...

The week will start cloudy and cool before turning more seasonable, the Weather Service says....

 2021-04-12 11:42 

WPRI

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Rhode Islanders 40+, residents of additional hard-hit zip codes newly eligible for vaccine...

Eligibility expanded one final time in Rhode Island on Monday, a week before all Rhode Islanders over the age of 16 are eligible to get vaccinated....

 2021-04-12 11:21 

WPRI

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New Shoreham is RI's most vaccinated municipality to date...

According to the latest vaccine data from the R.I. Department of Health, roughly 78% of New Shoreham residents are at least partially vaccinated, with about 56% fully vaccinated....

 2021-04-12 11:13 

Providence Journal

If you're 40 or over, you can now schedule COVID vaccine in RI...

Eligibility for the COVID vaccine in Rhode Island expanded again today to those 40 and over....

 2021-04-12 10:02 

Providence Journal

Lindsey Vonn, Alex Smith, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Matt James and Tyler Cameron to be a part of Rhode Island High School Sports Awards...

Lindsey Vonn, Alex Smith, Kerri Walsh Jennings join Matt James and Tyler Cameron of "The Bachelor" for Rhode Island High School Sports Awards...

 2021-04-12 10:00 

Providence Journal

Lindsey Vonn, Alex Smith, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Matt James and Tyler Cameron to be a part of Austin High School Sports Awards...

Lindsey Vonn, Alex Smith, Kerri Walsh Jennings join Matt James and Tyler Cameron of "The Bachelor" for Austin High School Sports Awards...

 2021-04-12 09:31 

WPRI

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Reports: Bruins acquire former MVP Taylor Hall from Buffalo...

According to multiple reports, the Bruins have acquired left-winger Taylor Hall from the Buffalo Sabres for a second-round draft pick and forward Anders Bjork....

 2021-04-12 09:15 

WPRI

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Man shot by Minnesota officer in traffic stop crashes, dies...

Mourners have gathered in a Minnesota city where a man was shot by a police officer during a traffic stop, then crashed and later died....

 2021-04-12 09:07 

WPRI

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Weather Now: Cloudy and Cool Today; A Few Light Showers Possible...

TODAY: Cool, blustery and cloudy with a few spotty light showers.... highs around 50. Winds from the northeast 5-15mph, with gusts 20-25 mph. TONIGHT: Partly cloudy, chilly...lows in ......

 2021-04-12 09:01 

Providence Journal

Political Scene: How much are RI's pols willing to disclose?...

Does RI need more light or less light on how state government works? Kudos & outrages....

 2021-04-12 09:00 

Providence Journal

Ask Amy: Poorly placed tattoo causes grief...

Ask Amy: Poorly placed tattoo causes grief...

 2021-04-12 08:39 

WPRI

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Woman arrested after refusing to return $1.2 million mistakenly put into her account...

A former sheriff's dispatcher is accused of immediately moving the funds to another account and using some of the money to buy a new car and a house, authorities said....

 2021-04-12 08:18 

WPRI

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'Chucky doll in a dog's body': Woman's post about 'demonic' foster dog goes viral...

A New Jersey woman has been fostering a 2-year-old chihuahua named Prancer. Though his name sounds gentle, Prancer is anything but, she says....

 2021-04-12 05:52 

Providence Journal

Bruins acquire Taylor Hall from Sabres in deadline deal...

Bruins acquire Taylor Hall from Sabres in deadline deal...

 2021-04-12 05:40 

TheWesterlySun.com

Letter: CCA is up to its old open-space acquisition tricks...

So the Charlestown Citizens Alliance giveaway seems to be happening yet again. The CCA, led by Ruth Platner, has decided to expand Charlestown's open spaces regardless of the cost. Once...

 2021-04-12 05:38 

TheWesterlySun.com

Letter: Unpermitted apartments shouldn't get amnesty...

I agree 100% with Jim Angelo's viewpoint in his letter to the editor of March 25 stating that two wrongs don't make a right. They don't. I also congratulate Town...

 2021-04-12 05:37 

TheWesterlySun.com

At the Library: New Book section bursting with good reads...

It's been awhile since we've written about book recommendations, and our New Book section is absolutely bursting with shiny materials just waiting to be checked out. Whether you want a...

 2021-04-12 05:30 

Providence Journal

Boston Bruins get pounded by the Washington Capitals, 8-1...

Boston Bruins get pounded by the Washington Capitals in NHL action....

 2021-04-12 03:07 

WPRI

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Rep. Matt Gaetz faces bipartisan probe by House ethics, citing reports of sexual misconduct...

A House Ethics Committee has opened an ethics probe into embattled Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz, citing allegations of sexual and other misconduct, coming amid a federal investigation into sex trafficki......

 2021-04-12 01:52 

WPRI

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Bill Koch joins the Sunday Sports Wrap to talk Red Sox hot start...

(WPRI) Red Sox beat writer Bill Koch from the Providence Journal joined 12Sports anchor Morey Hershgordon on the Sunday Sports Wrap to talk about the team's six-game winning streak, t......

 2021-04-12 01:00 

TheWesterlySun.com

Maddie Potts Foundation breaks ground on memorial field house...

WOOD RIVER JCT. — On what would have been Maddie Potts' 21st birthday, friends, family members and school officials gathered Sunday morning near the Chariho athletic fields to break ground...

 2021-04-12 00:50 

TheWesterlySun.com

2,700 vaccinated at equity-focused clinic in Providence over the weekend...

PROVIDENCE — Almost 2,700 people of color received a COVID-19 vaccination at a equity-focused clinic in Providence this weekend....

 2021-04-12 00:45 

TheWesterlySun.com

Business faces tricky path navigating post-Trump politics...

WASHINGTON — For more than a half-century, the voice emerging from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's monolithic, Beaux Arts-styled building near the White House was predictable: It was the embodiment...

 2021-04-12 00:40 

TheWesterlySun.com

PHOTOS: Getting the Argia ready for sailing season in Mystic...

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 2021-04-12 00:35 

TheWesterlySun.com

Connecticut issues virus guidelines for proms, graduation events...

HARTFORD — High school proms and graduation ceremonies can take place this spring but should have precautions to reduce the possibility of spreading COVID-19, Connecticut's Department of Public Health said....

 2021-04-11 23:49 

WPRI

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April 11 HS roundup: Portsmouth grabs first win, Classical outlasts Chariho...

(WPRI) Portsmouth football beat Cranston East, 35-6, at home on Sunday afternoon picking up the win in its season opener. And at Chariho, Classical jumped out to a 29-0 lead and held off a ......

 2021-04-11 23:24 

Providence Journal

Classical builds big lead, holds on to defeat Chariho, 36-26...

Classical's Sam Baddoo ran for 193 yards on 19 carries, scoring two times on the ground and also scoring on his two catches of 29 and 13 yards....

 2021-04-11 23:14 

WPRI

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Matsuyama wins at The Masters, 1st man from Japan to win golf major title...

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Hideki Matsuyama has made history as the first male golfer from Japan to win a major championship. Matsuyama held on after knocking one in the water at the 15th, shooting a 1-ov......

 2021-04-11 22:12 

WPRI

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Police: Three people stabbed, one assaulted in Woonsocket altercation...

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Three people were stabbed, one critically, at Morin Heights in Woonsocket early Sunday morning. Officers responded to the area for a disturbance and found an assault......

 2021-04-11 21:54 

Providence Journal

Celtics 105, Nuggets 87: Boston run overwhelms Denver...

Boston Celtics defeat the Denver Nuggets, 105-87, in NBA...

 2021-04-11 21:33 

Providence Journal

Martinez comes off COVID list, hits 3 HRs as Red Sox top O's...

Martinez got a chance at a record-tying fourth homer in the ninth inning and struck out swinging....

 2021-04-11 21:19 

WPRI

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Weather Now: Clouds, Few Showers Through Monday...

What a difference a day can make! Saturday was stellar here in Southeast New England, and today, while not awful, was quite different....20-25 different in northern Rhode Island! Saturday......

 2021-04-11 21:00 

Providence Journal

Opinion/Serpa and Casimiro: The vital role of legislative oversight in RI...

House Oversight Committee ensures state agencies are doing their job and following the law, even when that causes friction with the executive branch....

 2021-04-11 20:58 

Providence Journal

Provost at GWU in Washington withdraws bid for president of URI...

M. Brian Blake, provost at George Washington University, reported as saying he had been heavily recruited and agreed to participate but he prefers GWU...

 2021-04-11 20:56 

Providence Journal

Opinion/Beaulieu and Dennen: McKee has a blind spot on the cost of school choice...

The financial impact that charter expansion has on municipalities is a problem that Cumberland knows all too well....

 2021-04-11 20:38 

Providence Journal

Veterans Voice: Teach, inspire the mission of WWII Foundation...

The South Kingstown education center is in a race against time documenting the experiences of that war's veterans....

 2021-04-11 20:33 

Providence Journal

Ground broken for Chariho High School field house to honor Maddie Potts...

More than 300 people turned out for the Sunday ceremony...

 2021-04-11 17:51 

Providence Journal

3 people stabbed in Woonsocket after Providence dispute, police say...

The police said it appears that an assault happened at a Providence nightclub, which led to a retaliation in Woonsocket....

 2021-04-11 17:10 

Pawtucket Times

MA Lottery...

BOSTON (AP) — These Massachusetts lotteries were drawn Sunday:...

 2021-04-11 17:10 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game...

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...

 2021-04-11 16:56 

Providence Journal

Red Sox reinstate J.D. Martinez from COVID-19 reserve list...

J.D. Martinez has been reinstated from the COVID_19 reserve list after a one-game absence. He was in the lineup for Sunday at Baltimore....

 2021-04-11 16:46 

WPRI

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UMass beats St. Cloud State 5-0, wins first NCAA title...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Filip Lindberg had 25 saves, Aaron Bohlinger scored his first career goal, and Massachusetts beat St. Cloud State 5-0 to win the program's first NCAA title. After St. Cloud State ......

 2021-04-11 16:35 

Pawtucket Times

More Vermont courthouses ready to reopen for live trials...

Eight Vermont courthouses are once again ready for jury trials....

 2021-04-11 16:31 

WPRI

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Boston grandmother shot and killed by a stray bullet...

BOSTON (WPRI/AP) — A Boston grandmother in her mid-70s sitting on her front porch was struck and killed by a stray bullet, a shooting that has outraged city officials. Police say the woman was stru......

 2021-04-11 16:24 

Pawtucket Times

Armed man remains barricaded inside Honolulu hotel room...

HONOLULU (AP) — An armed man who barricaded himself inside a hotel room at a resort in Honolulu and fired shots through the door was still in a standoff with police Sunday morning....

 2021-04-11 15:49 

Pawtucket Times

Las Vegas pushes to become first to ban ornamental grass...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A desert city built on a reputation for excess and indulgence wants to become a model for restraint and conservation with a first-in-the-nation policy banning grass that nobody walks on....

 2021-04-11 15:44 

Pawtucket Times

The Latest: Single-day high for cases in Ontario, Canada...

TORONTO — Canada's most populous province reported a new single-day high for new infections with nearly 4,460 cases across Ontario....

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