Kennedy hits campaign trail after announcing Senate run
Kennedy hits campaign trail after announcing Senate run

Congressman Joe Kennedy was already busy on the campaign trail one day after announcing he is running for US Senator from Massachusetts.

Cranston City Council members propose minimum wage increase for city employees
Cranston City Council members propose minimum wage increase for city employees

Council Minority Leader Steve Stycos and Council Member John Donega introduced legislation that will raise the minimum wage for City employees up to $12.75 an hour. 

Lawmaker wants Rhode Island to ban flavored e-cigarettes
Lawmaker wants Rhode Island to ban flavored e-cigarettes

A lawmaker in Rhode Island plans to introduce a bill to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes.

UPDATE: Mass State Police seeking the public's help locating vehicle of interest in fatal hit-and-run
UPDATE: Mass State Police seeking the public's help locating vehicle of interest in fatal hit-and-run

The Massachusetts State Police are continuing to investigate the hit-and-run that killed 50-year-old John. E Gauthier on Monday, September 16th. 

The latest person to die from EEE virus has been identified
The latest person to die from EEE virus has been identified

The latest person to die from the mosquito-borne, EEE virus was identified. 

One dead after a motorcycle accident in Woonsocket
One dead after a motorcycle accident in Woonsocket

The driver who died from a deadly motorcycle accident has been identified as Carlos Camarena, 31, of Providence.

South Kingstown house fire sends one firefighter to hospital
South Kingstown house fire sends one firefighter to hospital

A house was engulfed in flames on Breakwater Rd. in South Kingstown on Saturday night. 

Brooke Taylor
Neighbors react to deadly Woonsocket motorcycle accident
Neighbors react to deadly Woonsocket motorcycle accident

Police say the victim was wearing a helmet, but it wasn't enough to save his life.

Jordan Mazza
Fall River Police investigating Friday night shooting
Fall River Police investigating Friday night shooting

The Fall River Police Department is currently investigating a shooting from Friday night.

UPDATE: Silver Alert subject has been located
UPDATE: Silver Alert subject has been located

The Central Falls Police department issued a Silver Alert on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. 

Rep. Joe Kennedy formally announces US Senate campaign
Rep. Joe Kennedy formally announces US Senate campaign

U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III formally declared his candidacy for the U.S. Senate on Saturday, becoming the first member of the Kennedy political dynasty to bid for the upper chamber of Congress since Edward M. Kennedy in 1962.

Patriots fans react to Antonio Brown's release, sad to see him go
Patriots fans react to Antonio Brown's release, sad to see him go

Antonio Brown was only a member of the Patriots for 11 days and one NFL game, but during that time developed a large fan base in New England.

Ellie Romano
Two high school students hospitalized after using vape pen
Two high school students hospitalized after using vape pen

An e-cig laced with THC sent two high school students to the hospital, and landed a father under arrest after he allegedly assaulted his son, who appeared to be high.

Alison Pierel & Brittany Comak
Cumberland teacher arrested on child molestation charges
Cumberland teacher arrested on child molestation charges

Nicholas Oliveira, 29, is a special education teacher at Ashton Elementary School.

Alison Pierel
Massachusetts reports 2nd death from mosquito-borne virus
Massachusetts reports 2nd death from mosquito-borne virus

Massachusetts public health officials say a second person has died from a rare, mosquito-borne virus

Daniel Hollingworth
The New England Patriots have released receiver Antonio Brown
The New England Patriots have released receiver Antonio Brown

The New England Patriots have released receiver Antonio Brown

Update: Michelle Carter denied parole
Update: Michelle Carter denied parole

The Massachusetts teen behind bars for convincing her boyfriend to end his own life appeared before a parole board for the first time Thursday.

Jordan Mazza & Alison Pierel
International Red Panda Day coming soon!
International Red Panda Day coming soon!

International Red Panda Day is coming up soon and our very own Chelsea Priest visited Roger Williams Zoo recently to learn a little bit more about their background.

Alison Pierel
Local radio host reflects on relationship with comedian Phil Hartman before his death
Local radio host reflects on relationship with comedian Phil Hartman before his death

Cat Country 98.1's Brian Mulhern sits down with ABC6 News to discuss his relationship with comedian Phil Hartman, best known for his role on 'Saturday Night Live' and 'The Simpsons'.

Alana Cerrone
Replica of Vietnam War memorial comes to Newport
Replica of Vietnam War memorial comes to Newport

Hundreds gathered at the Vietnam War memorial replica in Touro Park Thursday to remember those that didn't make it home.

Brittany Comak
Dept. of Revenue urges R.I. lawmakers to continue state lottery contract with IGT
Dept. of Revenue urges R.I. lawmakers to continue state lottery contract with IGT

Two companies are competing for control of Rhode Island's lottery.

Ellie Romano
Police looking to ID suspect connected to June homicide in Providence
Police looking to ID suspect connected to June homicide in Providence

Providence police are seeking the public's help in identifying a male suspect connected to a June homicide. 

Daniel Hollingworth
Woman arrested following crash into North Smithfield Town Hall
Woman arrested following crash into North Smithfield Town Hall

After police attempted to pull over a woman for erratic driving, a pursuit ensued, and ended with a crash into Town Hall.

Daniel Hollingworth, Brittany Comak & Alison Pierel
Student hit by city owned car in Cranston
Student hit by city owned car in Cranston

A student was hit by a city owned vehicle Thursday morning in the area of a Cranston Middle School.

Alison Pierel & Daniel Hollingworth
Senate Committee set for hearings on RI IGT contract
Senate Committee set for hearings on RI IGT contract

More punches continue to fly in the war between two gaming giants over the state's lottery contract, as the Senate Finance Committee is set to begin a series of hearings Thursday afternoon.

Daniel Keith
Tree worker dies from injuries suffered by tree limb
Tree worker dies from injuries suffered by tree limb

A tree worker died after being injured by a tree limb while on the job Thursday morning in Swansea.

Daniel Hollingworth

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