Friday Apr 11
Otter Hunting in RI? Bill Would Permit It
State lawmakers are reviewing a bill that would legalize otter hunting. The practice has been banned for decades in Rhode Island, according to the Providence Journal .
The Block Island Times
The Garden Report: No wait - it's The Book Report
The thermometer tells us that there is still time to curl up with a good book, so I recently decided to revisit one I read years ago.
Freshman tapped to head municipal government panel
A freshman Democrat who served previously as an assistant Rhode Island attorney general has been named chairman of the House Municipal Government Committee.
More gun control bills proposed in Rhode Island General Assembly
Some Rhode Island lawmakers...are again taking aim at gun control. No fewer that nine bills are now being considered - from banning assault style weapons; to boosting sales tax on ammunition; and, limiting gun clips to no more than ten rounds.