WOONSOCKET â€“ Michael A. Morin secured his win in the cityâ€™s Democratic primary for its District 49 state representative seat on Thursday, adding slightly to his margin of victory over second-place finisher Douglas T. Brown with the counting of remaining paper and provisional ballots at the state Board of Elections in Providence.
BELLINGHAM - A 17-year-old Bellingham youth missing since Jan. 14 has been located in Columbus, Ohio, police said Thursday.
Police say Daniel Ray Bell was located Wednesday with assistance of Columbus police and is in custody awaiting the arrival of his family.
Bell was last seen by friends on Jan. 14 at the Bellingham Public Library on Blackstone Street. His parents, who reported him missing, believed Bell was on his way or already in the Columbus Ohio area as of late last week â€“Call Staff
WOONSOCKET â€“ Developmentally challenged and diagnosed with epilepsy, Stuart Gast Jr. hadnâ€™t had a seizure in more than eight years.
But his symptoms came back unexpectedly on Monday after Gast had a bizarre encounter with a thief who stole his dog carrier outside his apartment at John F. Kennedy Manor.
And within hours, Gast, 33, was dead.
â€śI canâ€™t even find the words to explain how badly I feel about this,â€ť says Lisa Jean, a family friend. â€śThere arenâ€™t any. You canâ€™t even take your dog for a walk anymore without something like this happening.â€ť