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R.I. COVID-19 cases rise by 182, with 2 new deaths

PROVIDENCE – Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 182, with two new deaths, the R.I. Department of Health said Friday. Hospitalizations of...

Should unemployment recipients be allowed to work more and still receive...

State lawmakers are weighing whether to allow unemployment recipients who work part time to make more money while continuing to receive the government benefits. Legislation...
MOISES FORTES of Pawtucket receives the COVID-19 vaccine from registered nurse Lenny Cioe recently, while Dr. Cristina Pacheco, chief medical officer for Blackstone Valley Community Health Inc., supervises vaccine administration at Blackstone Valley’s Central Falls location. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

R.I.’s new COVID-19 vaccine strategy will involve family doctors

The R.I. Department of Health is moving to include primary care doctors – the health care professionals with the most intimate knowledge of people’s...

RIDOH: Over 65% of eligible Rhode Islanders have received at least...

PROVIDENCE – Nearly two-thirds of eligible Rhode Islanders have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose, the R.I. Department of Health said Thursday. The department...
CONFIRMED CASES OF COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 252 on Tuesday. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

R.I. COVID-19 cases rise by 252 with one new death

PROVIDENCE – Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 252 on Tuesday, with one new death, the R.I. Department of Health said...

SBA: Paycheck Protection Program runs out of money

NEW YORK (AP) – The government’s key COVID-19 relief program for small businesses has run out of money. The Small Business Administration said Wednesday that...
CONFIRMED CASES of COIVD-19 in Rhode Island increased by 181 on Monday. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

R.I. COVID-19 cases increase by 181 with 3 new deaths

PROVIDENCE – Confirmed cases of COVID-19 increased by 181 on Monday, with three new deaths, the R.I. Department of Health said Tuesday. Daily case counts...

R.I. COVID-19 cases rise by 483 over weekend, with 7 new...

PROVIDENCE – Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 483 from April 30 through Sunday, with seven new deaths, the R.I. Department...

Rhode Island high schools host student vaccine clinics

PROVIDENCE (AP) – High schools across Rhode Island have scheduled vaccination clinics for their students over the age of 16 this week, starting Monday...

R.I. COVID-19 cases rise by 262, with 2 new deaths

PROVIDENCE – Confirmed cases of COVID-19 increased by 262 on Thursday, with two new deaths, the R.I. Department of Health said Friday. Hospitalizations of COVID-19...

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