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  1. RIEMA distributes Active Shooter Response KitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | CW28 Providence

    On Friday, the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency handed out more than a dozen medical kits to help organizations respond to an active shooter situation. The "Active Shooter Response Kits" contain tourniquets, bandages and blood-clotting agents to help stop someone from bleeding until medical personnel arrives.

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  2. Officials caution onlookers as Hurricane Florence heads towards coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | CW28 Providence

    While Southern New England may not feel as strong of an impact from Hurricane Florence as the Southeast, residents hoping to hit the waves are keeping an eye on the potential impacts the storm could have on local waters later in the week. Surfers off Narragansett were in and out of the water Monday, taking full advantage of the water conditions as Florence draws closer to the coast.

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  3. Raimondo pledges universal pre-K as rivals campaign across RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | CW28 Providence

    Rhode Island's top candidates for governor embarked on a last-minute round of campaigning Monday as they sought to win over undecided voters two days before the primary election. Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo, who is seeking a second term, kicked off the day at the Pawtucket YMCA accompanied by her son, Tommy, who had the day off from school for Rosh Hashanah.

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  4. RI Calamari Festival brings crowds to NarragansettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | CW28 Providence

    Narragansett, R.I. -- Saturday's cool temperatures couldn't keep seafood lovers away from the annual Rhode Island Calamari Festival. Each year, the event draws hundreds of people to Veteran's Park in Narragansett.

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  5. Advisory brings out surfers in NarragansettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | CW28 Providence

    Even if Florence doesn't hit Southern New England directly, the area could still feel the effects at local beaches. On Sunday, Narragansett Town Beach was bustling with surfers taking advantage of a high surf advisory that was in place from the astronomical high tide and wind.

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  6. Boil-water advisory expected to last until at least SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | CW28 Providence

    After five days of a boil water advisory in parts of South County, the health department said affected customers will have to rely on bottled or boiled water until at least Saturday. The advisory is still in effect for parts of Narragansett and South Kingstown.

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  7. Parts of Narragansett, South Kingstown under boil water advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | CW28 Providence

    A boil water advisory is in place for parts of South Kingstown and Narragansett due to the detection of E. coli bacteria in five public water systems, the Department of Health announced Friday. Narragansett Point Judith Narragansett North End supplied by Suez Water The Health Department said affected customers should boil vigorously, for at least one minute, all water used for consumption.

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  8. Police officer accused of going easy on lawmaker's sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    A Rhode Island police officer is receiving criticism from people who say he showed preferential treatment to the sister of a U.S. congressman. Warwick Police Chief Stephen McCartney says one of his officers pulled over a woman spotted driving erratically Friday night on Route 4. was broadcast live on an episode of A&E's "Live PD."

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  9. Narragansett police ID motorcyclist killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    The rider - identified by police Friday as Brad M. Disalvo, 22, of South Kingstown - was taken to Rhode Island Hospital and later pronounced dead.

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  10. Motorcyclist dies following Narragansett crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    The incident remains under investigation. Anyone who witnessed the crash or has information is asked to contact the Narragansett Police Department Detective Division at 789-1091.

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  11. 30th Annual Governor's Bay Day held SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    Governor's Bay Day included free parking at all Rhode Island state beaches, as well as fishing in Rhode Island's saltwaters without a fishing license. Eyewitness News went to the beach in Narragansett and found a lot of people were taking advantage of the perfect beach day.

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  12. Trillo could face thousands in fines due to oversized campaign signRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    Independent candidate for Rhode Island governor Joe Trillo is facing thousands of dollars in fines from the town of Narragansett after refusing to remove a large campaign billboard from the front yard of his sister's home. Brenda Trillo Trust has an 8-by-24 sign supporting her brother in the front yard of her Ocean Road home.

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  13. Raimondo signs executive order to reduce plastic pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    While catching some rays in Narragansett Monday, Gov. Gina Raimondo committed the state to making an effort to reduce plastic pollution. "There's no better way to spend a summer day in Rhode Island than at one of our beautiful state beaches or parks," she said.

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  14. Fantastic Father's Day...Very Warm Monday AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    So far so good this weekend, and we have more beautiful weather on the way for Sunday. Good news for Dads! Whether your plans include a round of golf, fishing on the bay or hanging out in the backyard, the whether looks fantastic! Sunday will start out with lots of sunshine and comfortable temperatures.

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  15. Staying Dry Today...Finally a Rain-free WeekendRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    It may be hard to believe, but we are going to have yet another rain-free day today, making this a completely rain-free weekend. In fact, this is the first dry weekend since late April! We had another gorgeous start to the day today.

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  16. Beautiful, Dry WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    Finally....a dry weekend! It has been since the weekend of April 21 and 22 that we had a dry Saturday and Sunday. It's good timing, too, because there is a lot of fun to be had in Rhode Island this weekend.

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  17. Honor flight fundraiser helps local veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    This Memorial Day weekend, a nonprofit is raising money to send some local veterans on the trip of a lifetime. It was a packed house at Poncho O'Malley's in Narragansett on Sunday morning, where the brunch crowd came out to benefit the Rhode Island Fire Chiefs Honor Flight Hub.

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  18. EMA to hold 'mass casualty' drill at Narragansett BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    Narragansett town beach will be filled with people Wednesday morning, but not just those looking to enjoy the nice weather. Starting at 8:30 a.m., emergency officials will be training for a worst-case scenario through what they are calling a "mass casualty" drill.

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  19. Sunny and Warmer TodayRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    After a 1/2" to 3/4" of rainfall Friday and Friday night, we're in for a beautiful day today. Take advantage of the warm, dry weather because changes are ahead for the next two days.

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