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Nasonville voters approve settlement with firefighter’s union

BURRILLVILLE – The annual meeting of the Nasonville Fire District this week was a bit quieter than gatherings in the small village have been over the past year. And ultimately, voters thanked members of the...

Late Pascoag firefighter to be honored at National Memorial

BURRILLVILLE – A firefighter from Burrillville who lost his life last year in the line of duty will be honored at a ceremony in Emmitsburg, MD next weekend, and have his name added to...

No. Smithfield man injured in one of two house fires on Sunday

NORTH SMITHFIELD – North Smithfield Fire & Rescue had to call for mutual aid when two house fires were called in around roughly the same time Sunday afternoon. A house at 6 Bearskin Farm Road...

Man injured in motorcycle crash in Burrillville Saturday

BURRILLVILLE – A man was hospitalized on Saturday afternoon after a motorcycle he was driving went off the road in Harrisville. Police have not released the name of the individual who was transported to Rhode...

Harter resigns as head of BAAP

BURRILVILLE – After less than two years leading efforts to address addiction and recovery in Burrillville, Coordinator Michelle Harter has resigned from the role. Harter was hired in January of 2018 to launch the Burrillville...

Blackstone woman charged with felony embezzlement from No. Smithfield business

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A Blackstone woman who had access to the company's payroll has been charged with embezzling money from a North Smithfield-based fencing business. Jaimie Constantineau, 28 of Blackstone was charged by the North...

Five children taken from Burrillville home after woman suspected of drunk-driving with child

BURRILLVILLE – A traffic stop for speeding and erratic driving in Burrillville on Monday, Sept. 23, led to the arrest of both caregivers in a household with five children, temporary housing placement for the...

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