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Woonsocket pre-treating roads with salt brine

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WLNE) — All 100 miles of roads in Woonsocket were being pre-treated...

UPDATE: Police identify victim in Providence Place Mall shooting Video included

By: John Krinjak Email: jkrinjak@abc6.com Twitter: @johnkrinjakABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Providence Police identified the victim who was shot at the Providence Place Mall...

New Bedford man killed in stabbing in Hartford

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 HARTFORD, Conn. (WLNE) — A 17-year-old was arrested for stabbing his older brother to death in Hartford...

UPDATE: Wheelchair stolen at Gillette Stadium found

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 FOXBORO, Mass. (WLNE) — Crews at Gillette Stadium found the wheelchair of a Rhode Island woman who thought it was stolen...

New Bedford whale makes it into Ripley’s

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WLNE) — A whale skeleton at the New Bedford Whaling Museum has earned a spot...

UPDATE: Warwick Fire Department investigating arson

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE) — The Warwick Fire Department responded to not one, but two fires within a couple...

Preview: Raimondo to deliver 4th State of the State address

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Governor Gina Raimondo is upbeat one day ahead of her fourth State of the State address. "It's an opportunity to address the people of Rhode Island and share my optimism. You now the state and our economy is stronger than it's been in a long long time and now we have to commit ourselves to keep going,” said Raimondo. We do know one focus of this year's speech will be on fixing school buildings across Rhode Island. The issue front and ...

Officials to celebrate Martin Luther King at annual ceremony

By: The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island political, community and religious leaders plan to celebrate...

Governor pushes for bill to give her office line-item veto

By: The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Governor Gina Raimondo is pushing for a bill that would give the governor...

OPIOID CRISIS: ‘Owning Our Story’

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Rhode Island health officials will tackle the opioid crisis Monday night...

East Providence Police investigating suspicious death

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — East Providence Police announced they are ...

Missing kayak recovered in East Providence

Less than 24 hours after the Coast Guard suspended its search for a missing man in the Providence River, first responders recovered his kayak. Firefighters recovered that bright orange kayak off of Squantum Point earlier today and when they found it, it was completely encased in ice.

Raimondo to deliver State of the State speech to lawmakers

By The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo plans to use this year's State of the State speech to highlight the state's progress and make the case for continued...

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