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JOHNSTON – State Police troopers are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred at approximately 7:30 p.m. Friday on Hartford Avenue/Route 6 in Johnston. The victim, identified as Richard... more
WOONSOCKET – Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt has confirmed that Woonsocket submitted a proposal to Amazon for the siting of their second headquarters, Amazon HQ2, within the city. Woonsocket is reportedly... more
PROVIDENCE – Attorney Gen. Peter Kilmartin contacted Col Ann Assumpico, superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police, regarding allegations of sexual harassment at the Rhode Island Statehouse made... more
PAWTUCKET – The Pawtucket Police Department is reporting an increase in the number of reported thefts from autos. Police are warning residents and visitors to protect themselves and their valuables... more
SMITHFIELD - The Smithfield Police Department Detective Division is investigating a home invasion that occurred in Greenville after midnight on Oct. 18, during which three men escaped with jewelry, a... more
CENTRAL FALLS – Members of the Central Falls Police Department’s Special Investigative Unit executed a narcotics search warrant Tuesday morning at 79 Darling St., third floor, seizing a large amount... more
CENTRAL FALLS – Police have arrested a local barber for allegedly selling drugs out of a salon. Members of the Central Falls Police Department’s Special Investigative Unit executed search warrants... more
SCITUATE – The Scituate Police Department arrested a West Warwick man on an outstanding Superior Court warrant for breaking and entering, among other charges, following a brief investigation and foot... more
PAWTUCKET – Eight business and labor organizations have now endorsed a new public ballpark for Pawtucket, “The Ballpark at Slater Mill," after the East Providence Chamber of Commerce and the Newport... more
WOONSOCKET – The Autumnfest Steering Committee has announced that Rita Charpentier of Woonsocket is the winner of the Autumnfest Split the Pot Contest. There committee sold 1,050 Split the Pot... more
PROVIDENCE – Francis Scott, 36, of North Providence, made an initial appearance in federal court in Providence Tuesday on a federal criminal complaint charging him with producing and possessing child... more
BURRILLVILLE – The Rhode Island Department of Health and the Oakland Association water system are warning residents not to use tap water for drinking, food preparation, cooking, brushing teeth, and... more