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Here's how La Salle freshman Olivia Williams kept her composure and won the girls golf title

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Olivia Williams carded a 4-over 76 to best the field at the RIIL Girls Golf Championship by two shots. Fellow freshman Lily Dessel took second place for Barrington with her 6-over 78. Max Jackson captured the boys version of the individual title last season as a La Salle Academy freshman.See the Story
Providence, Rhode Island · Providence

RI Commerce Secretary Pryor to run for state treasurer

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Stefan Pryor is leaving his $232,778-a-year cabinet post in two weeks to run for state treasurer. Pryor's long-anticipated announcement on Tuesday creates a two-way contest for the Democratic nomination. The winner will face North Kingstown Finance Director Jim Lathrop, a Republican.See the Story
Providence, Rhode Island · Providence

Cranston West Holds Off Chariho In Division II Girls Lacrosse Quarterfinal

RIIL DIVISION II GIRLS LACROSSE QUARTERFINALCHARIHO 11CRANSTON WEST 12 Categories:High School Sports,Sports Tags:Chariho Chargers,Cranston West Falcons,RIIL SportsSee the Story
Providence, Rhode Island · Providence

"We are tired of it being our problem:" Advocate says the gun community feels attacked

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — While the nation still comes to terms with the 21 lives lost in a school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, the debate on firearms rages on in Rhode Island.Gun owners in the Ocean State say they feel attacked for an atrocity that they had nothing to do with.See the Story
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Providence woman tried to scam man, 70, out of $16K

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A Providence woman was arrested last week after she reportedly conned a 70-year-old man. The investigation began when the resident contacted the Tiverton Police Department. The man told detectives the first phone call came from someone who claimed to be his grandson. Luz Henriquez, 29, was charged with obtaining money under false pretenses.See the Story
School Shooting · Providence

R.I. therapist advises on speaking to kids about school shooting

Cranston therapist Terry Giblin advises parents to speak with their kids after the Uvalde school shooting. Giblin: Explain to your kids that there are people in the world that can do bad things. Stay away from getting into the details of the shooting, Giblin says.See the Story
School Shooting · Providence

McKee renews calls for gun safety after Texas school shooting

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Gov. Dan McKee urged state lawmakers to take immediate action on gun safety legislation following the deadliest school shooting the nation's seen since 2012. There are currently five gun safety bills introduced this legislative session, though none of them have made it to McKee's desk. One of those bills would raise the legal gun-buying age from 18 to 21. Another would make it a felony to store a firearm unlocked.See the Story
Providence, Rhode Island · Providence

Judge rules in favor of 3 fired Barrington teachers, cites open meeting violations over district's vaccine policy

Three Barrington teachers were fired for refusing to take the COVID-19 vaccine. Judge ruled that the district violated Open Meetings Act laws. No decision on damages or remedies will be made until a hearing June 21. The teachers appealed the decision at a hearing before the school committee, but the committee decided to stick with their decision.See the Story
School Shooting · Providence

DYSOM 5/27/22: Joe Fleming

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Political Analyst Joe Fleming joins Dan Yorke to discuss the tragic school shooting in Texas this week. The results of the 2022 campaign season’s first survey conducted by 12 News and Roger Williams University, polling Democratic primary voters. Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.See the Story

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