Eli Sherman, WPRI 12

Eli Sherman

WPRI 12

Massachusetts, United States

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Past articles by Eli:

Demand for COVID-19 testing soars again amid new surge of RI infections

The state has seen a 69% increase in the number of tests scheduled at state sites. → Read More

Watch Live: McKee to hold special Eleanor Slater Hospital news conference

Gov. McKee is expected to release a much-anticipated internal review of the embattled state-run hospital. → Read More

WATCH LIVE: McKee picks Sabina Matos for RI lieutenant gov.

Matos is currently president of the Providence City Council. → Read More

Dan McKee sworn in as Rhode Island’s 76th governor; Raimondo steps down

The 69-year-old Democrat is the first lieutenant governor to take over the top job midterm since 1950. → Read More

Dan McKee sworn in as Rhode Island’s 76th governor; Raimondo steps down

The 69-year-old Democrat is the first lieutenant governor to take over the top job midterm since 1950. → Read More

Rhode Island averaging the most daily cases per capita in the United States

The CDC's COVID-19 Data Tracker shows Rhode Island has had 110.6 average daily cases per 100,000 people in the past seven days. → Read More

COVID-19 spreading again in Rhode Island nursing homes

At least 240 new infections were discovered across 24 nursing homes and assisted-living facilities over the past two weeks. → Read More

Here’s what the November election looks like for the RI General Assembly

A look at the primary election winners and losers across Rhode Island. → Read More

Markey defeats Kennedy in Democratic primary for US Senate in Massachusetts

Markey defeated Joe Kennedy III, who gave up his seat in the U.S. House of Representatives to mount a challenge against him. → Read More

Here’s why Rhode Island travel is still restricted in Massachusetts

A positivity rate under 5% isn't the only requirement in Massachusetts. → Read More

Democrats make it official, nominate Biden to take on Trump

Democrats formally nominated Joe Biden as their 2020 presidential nominee Tuesday night, as party officials and activists from across the nation gave the former vice president their overwhelming support during his party’s all-virtual national convention. → Read More

Distance learning a ‘unique’ challenge for students with disabilities

A survey found 52% of parents said their children didn't make sufficient progress last spring. → Read More

RI health officials cite 10 bars for COVID-19 violations. Here’s what some owners had to say

Inspectors claim 60 customers were not wearing masks in one establishment. → Read More

9 more deaths, 68 new cases; Raimondo COVID-19 briefing at 1 pm

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo and Health Director Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott have scheduled a 1 p.m. news conference to update residents on the state's coronavirus situation. → Read More

12 new deaths, hospitalizations fall again; Raimondo daily briefing at 1 pm

On Monday, the state entered Phase 2 of Gov. Gina Raimondo's plan to gradually reopen the economy. → Read More

18 more dead in RI, hospitalizations fall again; Raimondo briefing at 2:30

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo and Health Director Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott have scheduled a 2:30 p.m. news conference to update residents on the state's coronavirus situation. → Read More

RI businessman first in nation charged with lying to receive CARES Act money

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Federal investigators on Tuesday announced two businessmen have been charged after filing fraudulent loan applications seeking more than $500,000 of COVID-19 relief funds, marking the first time anyone has been charged with such a crime in the United States. David Butziger, 51, of Warwick and David Staveley, also known as “Kurt […] → Read More

COVID-19 hospitalizations down in RI, 14 more deaths reported; Raimondo briefing at 1 pm

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo and Health Director Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott have scheduled a 1 p.m. news conference to update residents on the state's coronavirus situation. → Read More

19 more COVID-19 deaths in RI; Raimondo to provide daily update at 1 p.m. Saturday

Gov. Gina Raimondo and her cabinet members will update the public on where the public health crisis stands in Rhode Island. → Read More

‘We are terrified’: Nursing home deaths in RI worse than neighboring states

An overwhelming majority of Rhode Islanders killed due to COVID-19 as of Thursday lived in nursing homes. → Read More