Phase I Probably to Last Through May

Phase I Probably to Last Through May

Beaches won’t be open until after Memorial Day By Elizabeth F. McNamara Rhode Island saw 203 new cases of COVID-19 Friday, bringing the state’s total known cases to 12,219. The state also saw 11 deaths, all among people in their 60s and older. The past two days...
EG Ranks 9th in COVID-19 Testing

EG Ranks 9th in COVID-19 Testing

Above: Gov. Gina Raimondo at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium Wednesday, with Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott of DOH, and Stefan Pryor of the Commerce Dept. Pool photo: David DelPoio / Providence Journal  By Elizabeth F. McNamara The number of positive tests ticked up...
Have You Filled Out the Census Yet?

Have You Filled Out the Census Yet?

By Hope McKinney Kent County currently has the second highest U.S. Census response rate among Rhode Island’s five counties, at 65 percent, but that still means 35 percent of Kent County residents have not yet filled out the 2020 census. Where are you in those stats?...