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ABC 6/WLNE
ABC 6/WLNE

10 Orms St
Providence, RI 02904   Directions

(401) 453-8000

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Fox Providence
Fox Providence

25 Catamore Blvd
East Providence, RI 02914   Directions

(401) 438-7200

Website

NBC 10/ WJAR
NBC 10/ WJAR

23 Kenney Dr
Cranston, RI 02920   Directions

(401) 455-9100

Website

Periodico Providence en Espanol
Periodico Providence en Espanol

280 Broadway
Providence, RI 02903   Directions

(401) 834-5552

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The Brown Daily Herald
The Brown Daily Herald

195 Angell St
Providence, RI 02906   Directions

(401) 351-3260

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As fall semester nears, students already on campus voice serious concerns about living conditions
08/13/2020 8:54pm

College students across the country are preparing for an academic year like no other: masks in near-empty lecture halls, regular nasal swab testing and no large campus gatherings.

Carroll ’21: Reducing the pandemic fees is good. Now we need long-term transparency and change.
08/13/2020 8:30pm

Last week, the Brown Undergraduate Council of Students launched a campaign against what we deemed Browns pandemic fees and nearly 2,000 Brown community members and concerned parties signed our petition.

Brown undergraduates to be tested for COVID-19 twice a week for foreseeable future
08/13/2020 6:45pm

The University released its guidelines Aug. 11 for the free COVID-19 testing that will be required of returning students and employees during the fall semester. The summer testing pilot program currently in place will transition to this academic-year testing initiative beginning the week of Aug. 24.

University announces decreased fees, room, board costs
08/12/2020 5:37pm

The University will decrease some student fees for the Fall 2020 semester, according to an Aug. 12 email from Student Financial Services.Student Financial Services stated in their email that these decisions were motivated by the Universitys decision to postpone the planned arrival of students until late September.

Pollard ’21: Flawed housing policies and Brown’s broken commitments to transparency in communications
08/12/2020 4:16pm

Prior to students return to campus this fall, the University has upheld its policy requiring students to spend six semesters living on campus, and promised to uphold their agreement to house all students who request it.

The Providence Journal
The Providence Journal

75 Fountain St
Providence, RI 02902   Directions

(401) 277-7000

Website

Dr. Fauci optimistic about Rhode Island’s ability to open schools
08/13/2020 6:16pm

PROVIDENCE -- The nations most well-known infectious disease expert said Rhode Island is well-positioned to open schools in person this fall.Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said Rhode Island is doing all of the right things to be ready to open up in-person learning next month.TO OUR READERS: This content is ...

Providence woman sues police over deadly 2017 highway shooting
08/13/2020 5:51pm

PROVIDENCE The 15-car police high-speed pursuit that ended in deadly gunfire on a Route 95 on-ramp made national news in 2017, and now the Providence woman seriously injured after a bullet penetrated her liver and a kidney is suing the Providence police and Rhode Island State Police.Christine Demers, 39, filed suit Wednesday in state Superior Court, accusing the Providence Police Department, the Rhode Island State Police, and individual officers and troopers of engaging in ...

Double-tree mystery: 1736 headstone for 2 young girls in Norwich, Conn., ends up embedded in a forked tree in Hopkinton. No one knows why
08/13/2020 5:50pm

Lucretia Carew of Norwich, Connecticut, wasnt even a year old when she died of diphtheria in 1736, five days after her sister, Diadema, 3, succumbed in the same way.TO OUR READERS: This content is being provided for free as a public service during the coronavirus outbreak. Sign up for our daily or breaking ...

U.S. Supreme Court denies GOP mail-ballot appeal in Rhode Island case
08/13/2020 4:24pm

The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday allowed Rhode Island to scrap witness verification for voting by mail in this years elections, denying a Republican Party bid to stop the move.The 6-to-3 ruling means Rhode Island voters in the September primary and November general elections will not need two witnesses or a notary to observe them in person casting a ballot.TO OUR READERS: ...

Frozen shrimp being recalled due to potential Salmonella contamination
08/13/2020 4:01pm

The Rhode Island Department of Health is alerting the public about a recall of frozen shrimp that may be contaminated with Salmonella.The frozen, cooked, peeled and deveined shrimp were distributed by Kader Exports and sold under the brand names Aqua Star Reserve, Censea, Fresh Market, Kirkland, Tops, Unistar, and Wellsley Farms. Additional details are available online.The shrimp was ...

WPRI 12
WPRI 12

25 Catamore Blvd
East Providence, RI 02914   Directions

(401) 438-3310

Website

Nursing homes no longer epicenter of COVID-19 in Rhode Island
08/13/2020 6:04pm

Cases among children under 10 years old increased 16 over the last two weeks.

Fauci on reopening RI schools: ‘You’ve got to be flexible’
08/13/2020 6:09am

The nations leading infectious disease expert took the time Thursday to praise Gov. Gina Raimondos efforts to stem the spread of COVID-19 in Rhode Island while also outlining what needs to be done to safely reopen schools.

Massachusetts details new travel order exemptions for Rhode Islanders
08/13/2020 4:50pm

If I live in Rhode Island, can I cross the border to run an errand Attend a wedding Visit a loved one in the hospital

Weather Now: Showers End This Evening, Gradual Clearing Tonight
08/13/2020 4:25am

Well see mostly cloudy skies and a lingering shower this evening before skies clear from north to south overnight. It will be a bit more comfortable with lows 65-70.

RI reports 97 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional death
08/13/2020 11:04am

The total number of hospitalizations fell to 80, with the data showing three new admissions and 13 discharges.

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