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Meth, Fentanyl flooding to US, Messaging the high costs of healthcare in RI, Rural life faces grim reaper, Networking, and much more

 
 

 

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September 20, 2022

 
 

 

 
 
 

 

 
 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 
 

 

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Rural life meets the grim reaper

 

 

 

 

Architecture Here and There writer, DAVID BRUSSAT, looks at rural life, cows, farming, Scotland as the rule of King Charles begins.

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Meth, fentanyl flooding into US from Mexico as never before.  RI arrest largest in US.

 

 

 

 

Task forces get the public's attention with the Cumberland arrest, perhaps the largest of its kind in the US. Warnings for the public. 

 

 

 
 

 

Messaging the high cost of healthcare in Rhode Island

 

 

 

 

RICHARD ASINOF, CONVERGENCE RI looks at hospital health care costs, Lifespan, messaging, and in-depth reporting, or not.

 

 

 
 

 

Networking Pick of the Week

 

 

 

 

Central RI Chamber meets this week and opens it up to the public at the Park Theatre's venue. 

 

 

 
 

 

Did you miss this story?

The forgotten souls of Burnside Park, Providence

 

 

 

 

BRENDAN HIGGINS focuses on the homeless population with special needs in the park in downtown Providence - watch for our follow-up coming this week.

 

 

 
 

 

Survey of the Day Results

Queen Elizabeth

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Did you know?

 

 

Kleenex tissues were being developed for use as filters in gas masks during WWI. When the war ended, and before the product was ready, Kimberly-Clark redeveloped the product to be softer and the Kleenex brand was born.

 

 

 
 

 

TO WORK:

Seniors Need You!

Home Care Assistance of RI

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Acclaimed RI Author

J. J. Partridge

 

 

 

 

RI News Today's contributing writer, J. J. Partridge has a new book - Under Blood Moons - click on the ad, above, to learn more about this book, and his other three.

 

 

 
 

 

Buy Michael Fine's book

for your friends and family

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Buy Herb Weiss' 2-volume set

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

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Rhode Island News

 

 

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Rhode Island Weather

 

 

 

 

John Donnelly, meteorologist ?

 

 

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It's a "B" Day!

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

2022 at 2021 Rates!

 

 

 

 

Weather

 

Closings & Delays

RI EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

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