WESTERLY — Officers arrested two men on suspicion of driving under the influence last Wednesday, the first on a warrant from a previous crash and the second after police said he turned onto Sosoa Lane in front of an officer with sparks emanating from a wheel of his truck.

NORTH STONINGTON — A cat died in a house fire on Meadow Wood Drive Thursday morning, but officials said a rapid response by firefighters helped limit heavy damage to the kitchen area.

STONINGTON — For the better part of the past decade, Seth Wakeman had served as the face of the Quiambaug Fire District while his wife, Joanna, provided support behind the scenes. Members of the agency are now mourning the sudden loss of the couple, which Quiambaug Fire District President Jo…

WESTERLY — An Exeter man charged within the past month with several counts of sexual assault, including one incident involving an 18-year-old disabled man, was associated with a Boy Scout troop that meets in the parish hall of Immaculate Conception Church, the church's pastor said Friday.

Col. James M. Manni, superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police, has announced the arrest of a tractor-trailer truck driver on DUI charges on southbound Interstate 95 in West Greenwich. 

Three people were seriously injured Saturday night in a wrong-way collision on southbound Interstate 95 near Exit 90 in Mystic. The state police, who were investigating, said it involved multiple vehicles.

Col. James M. Manni was sworn in Friday as the 14th superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police during a ceremony attended by hundreds of well-wishers at the Rhode Island Statehouse in Providence.

    STONINGTON — An 18-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after the police said an investigation found that he had inappropriately touched another passenger's genitals while they were riding in a van earlier this year. The man, Austin Thomas Serio, of 101 Brookside Lane, Stonington, was charged…

    WESTERLY — Members of the Watch Hill Fire Department were called to the Ocean House at about 11:20 p.m. Monday when heavy smoke set off fire detectors in the subbasement level of the property. Fire Chief Robert Peacock said the fire was confined to a large motor in one of the building's main…

    WESTERLY — A local woman is facing charges after police said she lied about her name to try and avoid being arrested on a warrant, leading police to discover her in possession of numerous pills, including several narcotics, without proper prescriptions.