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  1. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    A Rhode Island mental health center is forced to lay off employees. Oasis Wellness & Recovery Center Executive Director James McNulty tells the "Providence Journal" that he was forced to lay off five full-time and two part time employees on Friday and cut hours and operations.

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  2. Homeless Man Arrested In StabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... year-old Malkyraah Cornwell was stabbed twice in the abdomen and slashed once on her arm. Cornwell was taken to Rhode Island Hospital for treatment and police took 23-year-old Prince Johnson into custody on felony assault charges.

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  3. Editorials from around New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... supporting or opposing the president. This issue is much greater and graver than that," Senator Menendez said. Rhode Island's two Democratic senators, meanwhile, endorsed the deal last week. In a statement, they said they decided to embrace it after ...

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  4. Three charged in RI marijuana network distributionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    The Statewide Grand Jury has handed down indictments charging three people with allegedly operating an illegal marijuana manufacture and distribution network throughout Rhode Island. On October 2, 2014, the Rhode Island Police High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force executed search warrants at multiple locations in Narragansett and Warwick.

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  5. Pet owners warned of spreading canine virus in Rhode IslandRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The Department of Environmental Management says there have been an unusually high number of cases reported to the state officials. Veterinarians say canine parvovirus, or "parvo," weakens dogs' immune systems and causes them to become more susceptible to infection.

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  6. "Miss America Fundraisers a Huge Success"Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A fundraiser to help Miss Rhode Island 2015 Alexandra Curtis travel to the Miss America Pageant was a huge success. The last of three send-off parties was held Wednesday night at Shimmer Salon and Day Spa , on Main Street in East Greenwich.

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  7. Canine Parvovirus Making Dogs Sick In Rhode IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Features Follow @myTV38Find Us On Facebook myTV38 LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact [...] PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island health officials are warning dog owners that canine parvovirus is spreading around the state. The Department of Environmental ...

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  8. Police investigate 2 Friday night vehicle crashes in WarwickRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... say a motorcycle and a car collided on Post Road in front of Gregg's Restaurant. The motorcyclist was taken to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police say another driver hit a house on Capron Farm Drive at about 10:45 p.m. ...

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  9. Rhode Island woman seriously hurt when car hits pole, treesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Police Sgt. Jason Eddy tells the Providence Journal that 54-year-old Melody Huestis of Pascoag was taken by helicopter to UMass Memorial Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts, after being pinned inside her car for almost two hours.

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  10. Search for Missing Cranston Man Turns to CarRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Authorities are now asking the public to keep an eye out for a car Mello was driving at the time of his disappearance: a 2002 Infiniti i35 with Rhode Island registration No. 368-350.

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  11. State Warns RI Dog Owners of "Unusually High" Number of Parvovirus CasesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... to infection. Cats cannot contract canine parvovirus. The virus does not infect people. According to Rhode Island State Veterinarian Scott Marshall, DVM, "The best protection against parvovirus is to make sure your dog is properly vaccinated. ...

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  12. Search For Cranston Man In Two StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Police are now looking for a missing Cranston man in both Rhode Island and Massachusetts. The Bristol County DA's office is investigating Kelly Mello's nearly three-week old disappearance after he did not return to his home on Community Drive.

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  13. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | 25 Things to Eat in RI Before You DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Go Local

    There are a lot of great restaurants, serving great food, in Rhode Island that you simply must go to and there are certain meals that you must eat at each restaurant. However, so much good food makes for very tough choices when deciding where to go.

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  14. DEM cautions dog owners of canine ParvovirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Turnto10.com

    Rhode Island is seeing an unusually high number of dogs with Parvovirus, a highly contagious disease that causes dogs to become extremely ill. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management said most of the cases have been in younger dogs who hav Rhode Island is seeing an unusually high number of dogs with Parvovirus, a highly contagious disease that causes dogs to become extremely ill.

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  15. DA, police seek public's help in missing man caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    The Bristol County district attorney's office, along with law enforcement agencies in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, are investigating the disappearance of a Cranston man and ask for the public's help. Kerry Mello, 36, was last seen on August 10 operating  a 2002 Black Infiniti, model i35, with Rhode Island plate number 368-350.

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  16. He Was Caught Getting Some Sun Where?!?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Q94

    Yep a poor Rhode Islander thought he found the perfect place to catch some sun. I mean who wouldn't atop a 200 ft. tall windmill -- until a rude drone popped up and totally ruined his tanning time!

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  17. Judge says records will be unsealed in 38 Studios lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Day

    A Rhode Island judge has ruled that all records will be unsealed in the lawsuit over the state's failed $75 million deal with ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's video game company. Superior Court Judge Michael Silverstein said Friday the parties have agreed the files will be made public because discovery is complete.

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  18. Authorities ask for public's help in Cranston man's disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WLNE-TV Providence

    Law enforcement agencies are asking for the public's help in the disappearance of a Cranston man and his vehicle. Officials say they believe 36 year old Kerry Mello was driving a 2002 black Infiniti, i35 bearing the Rhode Island registration 368-350, in Warwick shortly before he went missing.

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  19. Health | RI Director of Public Health to Chair AIDS Walk RI EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Go Local

    Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH, the State's Director of Public Health, will be an honorary chair of the annual AIDS Walk RI that is happening on Sunday, September 13. The walk starts and ends at the Rhode Island State House and begins a noon with registration and a speaking program. The two mile walk begins at 1 p.m. "From 2013 to 2014 in Rhode Island, the number of newly identified cases of HIV increased by nearly 33%.

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  20. NBC 10 I-Team Exclusive: Cottage residents won't be forced outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Turnto10.com

    ... politicians and a connected attorney with 38 Studios well before any public mention of bringing the company to Rhode Island. The I-Team reported finding an internal file that seems to link high-profile politicians and a connected attorney with 38 ...

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