April 1, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

Rain destroys road

Eight inches of rain spelled disaster for Wright Lane on the North End of Conanicut Island. Rushing water undercut the road foundation and caused the blacktop surface to collapse. More...


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Volunteers saved the day in Jamestown


Call this week’s spring storm what you will, it was major and memorable – just ask all those folks with the flooded basements and washed-out driveways.   The weather prognosticators say the storm was a 100-year event. More...

Short-term LNG jobs are not sustaining


When Gordon Shearer, CEO of Hess, testified at the Senate hearing, he kept insisting that 600 to 1,000 jobs over a three-year period would be created with the Hess LNG terminal.   More...