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DEM urges residents and visitors to protect forest resources by buying and burning local firewood
PROVIDENCE – The Department of Environmental Management reports that Emerald Ash Borer , a destructive forest insect from Asia, continues to spread throughout Rhode Island. DEM said EAB was first... more
LINCOLN – The Lincoln Police Department is urging residents, particularly those in the Smithfield Avenue area, to be vigilant and alert to any suspicious activity after a series of break-ins. In the... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are asking for help in identifying the suspect involved in an April 15 shooting incident on Chaplin Street. At around 9:51 a.m. that day, police responded to the area of Mendon... more