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September 29, 2022
 
 
 
 
 
 
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People trapped, 2.7M without power as Ian drenches Florida
 
One of the strongest hurricanes to ever hit the U.S. was barreling across the Florida …
 
     
 
Weather Now: Cool & Dry Today; Ian Tracking North
 
Ian weakened to a Tropical Storm overnight last night, but it is still dangerous, …
 
     
 
How to help victims of Hurricane Ian
 
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Hurricane Ian caused widespread destruction on its way through …
 
     
 
Stay at the Hocus Pocus cottage in Salem
 
SALEM, Mass. (WWLP) — A recreated Hocus Pocus cottage of the Sanderson Sisters is …
 
     
 
RIPTA reducing service due to ‘historic’ workforce shortage
 
Starting Saturday, Oct. 22, RIPTA will temporarily reduce service frequencies on various …
 
     
 
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back at Roger Williams Park Zoo
 
This year’s Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular celebrates 75 years of television.
 
     
 
Former 12 News reporter describes Hurricane Ian in Florida
 
The Tampa bay area was originally forecast to be the hardest hit and that’s where …
 
     
     
     
   
   
 
 
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Celebrate National Coffee Day with these deals, freebies
 
Thursday, Sept. 29 is National Coffee Day and shops across Southern New England are letting customers get their caffeine fix with some sweet deals …
 
     
 
Swatting call prompts massive police response in Providence
 
Investigators believe the reported incident that prompted a massive police response outside of a Providence home Wednesday night was a hoax.
 
     
 
Convicted child rapist gets 10 years behind bars
 
Seth Sang, 79, was convicted in late August on two counts of rape of a child, four counts of indecent assault and battery on a person under the …
 
     
 
After stint in land-locked pond, gray seal returns to the ocean
 
Shoebert, a beloved gray seal that captured the hearts of those who spotted him in a land-locked Massachusetts pond, returned to the ocean Wednesday …
 
     
     
     
   
   
 
 
 
Weather Today & 7 Day Forecast
 
 
 
 
 
Weather Now: Cool Dry Thursday; Ian Still Impacting Florida
 
 
Weather Now: Cool Dry Thursday; Ian Still Impacting Florida
 
Good Thursday Morning. Our weather will be trending cooler next few days and staying dry through Friday, We are seeing indications that some remnant (not a storm) moisture from Ian may arrive Saturday with some showers Hour by Hour // A look at the next hours’ conditions » Ocean, Bay & Beach // A look at the conditions by the coast » Thursday will bit cooler than yesterday, with partly sunny skies and highs in the mid to upper 60s. IAN LATEST: Now Category 1 Hurricane Ian Impacting Florida Now Through Thursday NOW TRACKING // Hurricane Ian » 11PM HURRICANE IAN UPDATE IAN CONTINUING TO BATTER THE FLORIDA PENINSULA WITH WINDS, STORM SURGE, AND FLOODING... ...EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE ATLANTIC TOMORROW... SUMMARY OF 1100 PM EDT INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- LOCATION...27.5N 81.4W ABOUT 70 MI S OF ORLANDO FLORIDA ABOUT 80 MI. SW OF CAPE CANAVERAL FLORIDA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...90 MPH. PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 30 DEGREES AT 8 MPH MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...972 MB...28.71 INCHES UPDATED WATCH AND WARNINGS The storm now is still a Category 1 hurricane with winds at 90mph., still producing dangerous high impact weather across the peninsula The center of the storm will move across central Florida, and by Thursday afternoon it will emerge of the coast of Cape Canaveral and back into the Atlantic as a tropical storm. A second landfall as a tropical storm is expected along the GA/SC coast on Friday. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL ALONG TRACK OF STORM NOW THROUGH SATURDAY Pinpoint Weather 12 LinksDetailed 7-Day Forecast | Weather Now | Radar | Hour-by-Hour | Ocean, Bay & Beach | Pinpoint Traffic | Flight Tracker | Severe Weather | Active Weather …
 
 
     
     
   
   
 
     
 
M.Sunny, Cooler Today; Ian Remnants Could Bring Rain by Saturday
 
From 12 News Meteorologist Britney Trumpy, here is your updated 7-Day Forecast: TODAY: …
 
     
     
     
   
   
 
 
 
12 Sports
 
 
 
 
     
 
Big Game Bound: 2 unbeatens remain as NFL enters Week 4
 
     
 
North Kingstown handles LaSalle on the road
 
     
 
Tolman, Moses Brown boys soccer play to draw
 
     
 
Yankees star Judge hits 61st home run, ties Maris’ AL record
 
     
     
     
   
   
 
 
 
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Katie Couric diagnosis highlights lack of RI insurance mandate for breast ultrasounds
 
 
     
 
Police: Car stolen in Providence with 2 kids inside
 
 
     
 
Police: Woman driven into river by man she met on dating app
 
 
     
 
3 contractors charged with stealing thousands in wages
 
 
     
 
Photos: Hurricane Ian’s Impacts
 
 
     
 
 
Today on The Rhode Show
 
 
 
 
     
 
Eye on RI: Bewitching events
 
 
     
 
It’s Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular time at Roger Williams Park Zoo
 
 
     
 
17th Annual Blount Foods New Bedford Seaport Chowder Festival
 
 
     
 
In the Kitchen: Mediterranean Branzino
 
 
     
 
WaterFire Full Lighting
 
 
     
 
Beware of Student Loan Debt Forgiveness Scams!
 
 
     
     
     
   
   
 
 
 
Who To Know - Local Businesses and Their Stories
 
 
 
 
     
 
Who To Know: Masonic Grand Lodge of Rhode Island
 
Freemasonry is a fraternity of men who are proud to be known as Masons. With over …
 
     
 
Who To Know: Rivers of Hope
 
Rivers of Hope is a family oriented, culturally diverse, community-based organization …
 
     
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