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Fall River police seek tips following pair of shots fired incidents during weekend

FALL RIVER - Police are investigating two confirmed shots-fired incidents from over the weekend in Fall River. A home on Lowell Street and a parked vehicle at Maple Gardens were struck by gunfire. There were no reported injuries, Fall River police Lt. John Robinson said. Around 10 p.m. on Friday, Fa

HERALD NEWS - 2018-01-16 22:30:00

Debit-card processing re-established for Warwick, Portsmouth medical marijuana dispensaries

The two medical marijuana dispensaries that were shut off from debit-card processing last week are back to business as usual. Last week, Summit Medical Compassion Center, in Warwick, and Greenleaf Compassionate Care Center, in Portsmouth, were accepting only cash or check payments following U.S. Att

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-16 23:32:24

NWS warns snow will impact Wednesday morning commute

A WINTER STORM ADVISORY has been issued for Northern Rhode Island while a less severe Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the remainder of Rhode Island. The snowsotrm is expected to impact the Wednesday morning commute. / COURTESY NWS PROVIDENCE - The National Weather Service issued a Winte

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 17:31:58

Elderly couple allegedly robbed by Fall River man

FALL RIVER - Police arrested a Fall River man who is alleged to have stolen two iPads and credit cards belonging to an elderly couple this past weekend. Shaun Cabral, 32, of 237 Tuttle St., is alleged to have stolen the items after entering the couple's apartment around 8:20 a.m. Sunday, and asking

HERALD NEWS - 2018-01-16 23:12:00

Stranded SUV frozen into place at Middletown beach

Photo: Dave Wiggins | WPRI 12 MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (WPRI) - A tow truck came to the rescue after an abandoned SUV ended up being frozen stuck in the parking lot of Second Beach in Middletown. Lt. Timothy Beck told Eyewitness News someone drove the vehicle into the parking lot - which is prone to flood

WPRI - 2018-01-15 20:02:32

Lovecraft's Vicious Legacy as a Racist-Part 2

"The Negro is fundamentally the biological inferior of all White and even Mongolian races, and the Northern people must occasionally be reminded of the danger which they incur in admitting him too freely to the privileges of society and government... Birth of a Nation is said to furnish a remarkable

GOLOCALPROV - 2018-01-16 10:04:15

DQ's 'Grill & Chill' concept will soon make debut in R.I.

The Cranston location, slated to open by mid-February, will be highlighted by open-air grill and outdoor patio for warmer months. CRANSTON, R.I. - Rhode Island's first DQ Grill & Chill is under construction in Cranston at the corner of Atwood and Phenix avenues and should open by mid-February. Will

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-17 02:30:00

'Inside job' robbery at marijuana cultivator first in R.I.

Police will not disclose exactly how much marijuana was taken from the Medici Products and Solutions cultivation center in Warwick because only a portion of what was taken has been recovered. WARWICK, R.I. - A large quantity of medical marijuana was recently stolen from one of the state's licensed m

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-16 22:45:02

Sparks Police arrest man for trafficking of minor

SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO) - Sparks Police have arrested a man after an investigation into sex trafficking. Early the morning of May 14, 2017, Sparks officers responded to the report of an injured girl who said she had been battered and abused sexually. Detectives linked her to a case of sex trafficking,

KOLO TV RENO - 2018-01-16 21:55:00

Sparks Police: Man Faces Child Sex-Related Crimes

Sparks Police say a man faces charges of child sex-related crimes, and is expected to appear in court on Wednesday. Police say 33-year-old Anthony Brooks was recently arrested in Northern California after a girl told authorities last May that she had been sexually abused. He has since been booked i

KTVN.COM - 2018-01-17 00:56:00

Sheriff's Office investigating off-road crash that seriously hurt boy

SUN VALLEY, Nev. (KOLO) - The Washoe County Sheriff's Office Major Accident Investigation Team is investigating a crash that critically hurt a 17-year-old boy. Just before noon January 15, 2018 the Washoe County Sheriff's Office responded to a crash on Chimney Drive in Sun Valley. A preliminary inv

KOLO TV RENO - 2018-01-17 00:04:00

Police: Person of interest sought in burglary reported at Nugget in Sparks

Sparks Police are looking for a person of interest in a commercial burglary/fraudulent use of a credit card case (Image courtesy Sparks Police) Police say they are looking for a person of interest in a commercial burglary case reported at the Nugget in Sparks on Sunday. According to Sparks Police, t

MYNEWS4.COM - 2018-01-15 17:01:55

No Dog Flu Cases Reported Yet in Reno-Sparks, But Owners Should be Alert

While us humans have suffered a particularly severe flu season, canines across the country have also been hit hard with their own flu virus. Local veterinarians say northern Nevadans should be on alert, but not necessarily alarmed. That's because, while the dog flu has spread to 46 states this seas

KTVN.COM - 2018-01-17 05:13:00

Reno Rodeo Queen Clinic - KTVN Channel 2 - Reno Tahoe Sparks News, Weather, Video

The Reno Rodeo is holding a two-day clinic for candidates interested in being the next Miss Reno Rodeo. The Reno Rodeo is looking for candidates who have a love for horses and rodeo culture and want to travel as a goodwill ambassador. The clinic will be on January 13th and 14th from 8:30 a.m. to 4

KTVN.COM

Off-Road Vehicle Crash in Sun Valley Injures Teens

The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is investigating an off-road crash involving juveniles that occurred in Sun Valley on Monday. The Sheriff's Office says they responded to an off highway vehicle crash on the dirt extension of Chimney Drive in Sun Valley. A preliminary investigation indicated five

KTVN.COM - 2018-01-17 03:31:00

Going, going: Reno-Sparks housing inventory hits record low

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The rising cost of housing in the last few years is making home ownership a tough proposition for Reno home buyers. We look at what's fueling the Biggest Little City's housing crisis and potential options for people looking for a new place to call home Jason Hida

RENO GAZETTE - 2018-01-15 12:00:05

4 Arrested In Okmulgee After Fight Leads To Drug Bust

A fight in a front yard led to the arrest of four people who now face drug charges. Okmulgee deputies arrested Darren Bowling, Chad Moffett, Paula Poor and Charles Holatha on Monday. Deputies say they got a search warrant for the home where they found marijuana, meth and prescription pills. Investig

NEWS ON 6 - 2018-01-17 02:32:00

Muskogee man sentenced to federal prison on drug charge

A Muskogee man was sentenced to federal prison for possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma. Blake Alan Miller, 34, was sentenced to 180 months imprisonment, and five years supervised releas

MUSKOGEE DAILY PHOENIX - 2018-01-16 22:37:19

Wagoner County home invasion suspect arrested

Arron Isaiah Johnson from Haskell, Okla. has been arrested on six different counts related to the break-in. (Wagoner County Jail/KTUL){ } The Muskogee County Sheriff's Office confirms that one suspect from the home break-in last week in which a 13-year-old boy was tied up during a break-in has been

KTUL - 2018-01-16 16:22:24

Indecent proposals land man in jail

A Tahlequah man was arrested Friday after he allegedly made indecent proposals to a 14-year-old girl. Multiple agencies assisted with the capture of Jeremy Jon Batey, 43, after the Tulsa Police Department and Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation were informed Jan. 8 of the act on the Osage County

TAHLEQUAH DAILY PRESS - 2018-01-16 23:43:00