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Past articles by Lexi:

New tariffs impact local lobster industry

Lobster fisherman unsure how their businesses can stay profitable with higher tariffs and more competition. → Read More

School district, community mourn boy killed on bike path

While talks continue about how to improve the safety of the area, the school district where the boy attended kindergarten is focusing on helping families mourn. → Read More

Woman arrested for DUI with 2 kids in the car

She was traveling with two children under the age of 13. → Read More

Cape Cod fisherman tangles with shark over big catch

The throwdown took place about a quarter of a mile off of Monomy. → Read More

Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick closed due to high bacteria counts

Conimicut Point Beach will be closed for swimming Thursday. → Read More

Crews on scene of major water main break in Taunton

Taunton Emergency Management is urging motorists to seek alternative routes. → Read More

Woonsocket police investigate crash in front of pizza shop

The crash took place in front of Town Pizza 2 on Mendon Road and Cass Avenue in Woonsocket. → Read More

Missing Fall River woman found dead

Fall River Police are again asking for help in locating a missing and endangered woman. → Read More

Block Island fire department treasurer charged with embezzling $22K

Police said Kate Campanale served in the volunteer position from 2015 to 2018 and as a paid administrative assistant for the department from 2017 to 2018. → Read More

Taunton police mourn loss of colleague's son 'All Mighty Bryce'

The 15-month-old had been battling Mitochondrial Disease for months at Boston Children's Hospital before he was recently brought home to be with his family. → Read More

RI Rep. Nardolillo withdraws from US Senate race

Nardolillo said he's throwing his support behind Judge Bob Flanders in hopes he can unseat incumbent Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse in November. → Read More

Intense flames and smoke billow as crews battle Johnston fire

The fire broke out just before 7 a.m. in an industrial area in Johnston. → Read More

MBTA to start offering on-board debit, credit card payments

When a passenger purchases a ticket on board using a card, they wil receive a printed ticket with the date and trip information. → Read More

State Police: arrest made, fentanyl and heroin seized in Providence raid

State Police seized almost a kilo of fentanyl and 10 grams of heroin during a search in Providence. → Read More

Providence budget includes funds to repair Federal Hill fountain

The city finance committee has allocated $210,000 to repair the popular fountain in DePasquale Square. → Read More

Proposal to change name of T.F. Green Airport moves to be heard

The airport would be renamed "Rhode Island International Airport." → Read More

Family of child struck and killed by school bus searches for stolen angel statue

Farrell's family is hoping the statue will be returned in time to visit after Shane's memorial service. → Read More

Chafee will not run for U.S. Senate in 2018

"Two of my favorite sayings are, Fortune favors the bold and Discretion is the better part of valor. The latter is true as to my political plans. I will not be seeking elective office in 2018. → Read More

Autopsy finds jailed RI native died of dehydration complications

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has ruled the 'manner of death' as "undetermined." → Read More

Firefighters respond to fire at former Benny's building in Seekonk

Smoke could be seen coming from behind the former Benny's on Taunton Ave. → Read More