Through the efforts of House Majority Whip John G. Edwards and Rep. Dennis M. Canario, the state budget will include compensation to Tiverton.
General Assembly to start new legislative year
The General Assembly will open its 2018 session on Tuesday, Jan. 2. The House of Representatives and the Senate will convene
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Edward R. Dowski, age 82, of Portsmouth died Wednesday, December 20, 2017, peacefully at home in Portsmouth in his sleep.
Obituary: Edward R. Dowski, 82, of Portsmouth
Edward R. Dowski, age 82, of Portsmouth died Wednesday, December 20, 2017, peacefully at home in Portsmouth in his sleep.
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A well-known children's boutique will close its Portsmouth location in January, according to an announcement made Tuesday.
Business to close Portsmouth location
A well-known children's boutique will close its Portsmouth location in January, according to an announcement made Tuesday.
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Ruth E. (Glines) Brockway, 95, formerly of Portsmouth, died Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Village House Nursing Home in Newport, RI. 
Obituary: Ruth E. (Glines) Brockway, 95, formerly of Portsmouth
Ruth E. (Glines) Brockway, 95, formerly of Portsmouth, died Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Village House Nursing Home in Newport,
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The Portsmouth Free Public Library will serve as a warming center due to frigid temperatures expected throughout the week. 
Portsmouth library to serve as warming center
The Portsmouth Free Public Library will serve as a warming center due to frigid temperatures expected throughout the week. 
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Portsmouth's annual polar dive on New Year's Day will benefit a local teenager, who is currently fighting cancer for the third time. 
Portsmouth Polar Dive to benefit Hannah Wertens
Portsmouth's annual polar dive on New Year's Day will benefit a local teenager, who is currently fighting cancer for the
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After searching through the remains of a fire that damaged three homes early Wednesday, officials discovered one set of human remains.
DUI charge tops police reports, Dec. 22-23
Driving under the influence (DUI) charges topped Portsmouth police reports from Dec. 22-23. Featured below are the reports provided by
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Meet Sonny, our adoptable dog of the week. Sonny, a white and black Chihuahua smooth-coated mix, is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals. 
Meet Sonny, adoptable dog of the week
Meet Sonny, our adoptable dog of the week. Sonny, a white and black Chihuahua smooth-coated mix, is currently available for adoption at
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Elections are coming up soon, make sure your voice is heard! You can come by the station until 4pm today to register or go online to vote.ri.gov!