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Fry avoids dismissal of civil suit against RIH

September 12, 2013

NORTH KINGSTOWN—Timothy Fry, ex-husband to convicted murderer Kimberly Fry, will be able to continue his civil suit against Rhode Island Hospital (RIH) and his family’s former therapist Wendy Phillips after submitting court-ordered questions to the defendants.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

AG honors Mulligan for work against synthetic drugs

September 12, 2013

PROVIDENCE—This past Friday, North Kingstown Police Chief Thomas Mulligan was recognized for his hard work and dedication against issues involving the illicit use of synthetic drugs. The Rhode Island Attorney General’s Office presented honored Mulligan and other recipients at a dinner ceremony, and the police chief was humbled by the recognition.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

RIDOT purchases Native American site in Narragansett

August 16, 2013

NARRAGANSETT—The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) and the Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced Wednesday the purchase of 52 acres along Salt Pond in Narragansett, which have been discovered to hold significant, pre-colonial Native American material.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

URI researchers use new technologies to examine watershed health on Hunt River

August 16, 2013

KINGSTON—Scientists at the University of Rhode Island will be collaborating with colleagues from across the state and country in the coming weeks to learn more about the state’s watershed health.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

King proposes report on school roofs

August 16, 2013

NORTH KINGSTOWN—On Tuesday evening, the North Kingstown School Committee held a brief work session to discuss a number of administrative items.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

EWG School Committee hires new principal

August 15, 2013

WEST GREENWICH — On Tuesday evening, the Exeter West Greenwich Regional School Committee announced its selection of a new principal. Susan Chandler, formerly assistant principal at Coventry High School, will now take the reins from former principal, Brian Butler, who resigned earlier this summer.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Chamber reaffirms support of fast ferry service in Quonset

August 9, 2013

NORTH KINGSTOWN- The North Kingstown Chamber of Commerce reiterated this past week its support of the proposed fast ferry in Quonset after the Narragansett chamber expressed its opposition to the service.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Wayward arsonist files for public defender

August 9, 2013

SOUTH KINGSTOWN—A North Kingstown man who was sentenced 25 years ago for arson went before a Superior Court judge Friday, August 2, applying for a public defender. Carleton H. Winsor, 74, appeared at Washington County Superior Court, stating he did not have his own lawyer.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Residents speak up about Split Rock

August 9, 2013

EXETER – The Exeter Town Council agreed to set up a meeting with the landlord of Split Rock Trailer Park at a future date where any residents can attend and voice their concerns about the condition of the park.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Stonecroft property remains in limbo

August 9, 2013

NORTH KINGSTOWN—On Tuesday evening, the North Kingstown Planning Commission held a lengthy discussion on the future of the Stonecroft property at at 173 Boston Neck Road.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

 

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