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Suspect charged in Woonsocket shooting

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Police have made an arrest less than 24 hours after a man was shot in broad daylight in Woonsocket.

The man was… 80 more words


SD - Investigators seek quilt that may provide clues in case of missing woman Rachel Cyriacks

Authorities in central South Dakota believe finding a specific quilt may help in the search for a woman who has been missing for more than a year. 39 more words


Suspect wanted in a string of armed robberies

Woonsocket, R.I. (WPRI) – Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted in a string of armed robberies.

Officers said the male suspect committed two armed robberies in Woonsocket. 141 more words


Woonsocket mayor to pay $750 fine for ethics violation

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Woonsocket’s mayor has agreed to pay a $750 civil penalty for violating the state ethics code by hiring her son for an unadvertised summer job. 213 more words


Police cruiser involved in Woonsocket crash

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A police cruiser was involved in a Woonsocket crash on Wednesday, police confirmed.

The crash happened at the intersection of Clinton and Cumberland Streets. 56 more words


Pawtucket! Woonsocket!

With Pawtucket apparently about to lose its ball team, the city’s name is in the news, and it has caused me to marvel at the wonderful names cities in Rhode Island have. 262 more words


1899 - Lost in Klondike - Provost

News from the Klondike back in the 1899’s was slow and sometimes wrong.

Here is an item from the Anaconda, Montana newspaper giving a correction to a May report, and an item about Mr. 46 more words