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Providence Business News
A simpler way to advancethe U.S. Department of Treasury and the U.S. Army. The education often equals
A simpler way to advance
Providence Business News / Posted 2 days ago
the U.S. Department of Treasury and the U.S. Army. The education often equals advancement. "I am in my 25th year at the Woonsocket Police Department, and have advanced in my career as far as I can without furthering my education," said Capt.... Read more
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Philboxing
AXS TV lineup set for CES MMA 38 Friday at Foxwoodsround. Also fighting on the main card, former CES MMA title challenger and sub
AXS TV lineup set for CES MMA 38 Friday at Foxwoods
Philboxing / Posted 2 days ago
round. Also fighting on the main card, former CES MMA title challenger and submission specialist Kody Nordby (6-4) of Woonsocket, R.I., hopes to rebound from his loss to Andre Soukhamthath in March when he faces Brandon Seyler (5-3-1, 1 KO) of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Set to launch a curbside pick-up service, CVS pushes back date amid problemsto use the new app during the soft launch phase that orders became backlogged a
Set to launch a curbside pick-up service, CVS pushes back date amid problems
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
to use the new app during the soft launch phase that orders became backlogged and slowed the system significantly. The Woonsocket, R.I.-based company shut down the service entirely around 2 p.m. Wednesday. “We’re trying to figure out what’s... Read more
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Philboxing
Rodriguez-Poppie middleweight showdown headlines loaded preliminary card at CES MMA 38MMA 38" also features the return of former CES MMA title challenger and submiss
Rodriguez-Poppie middleweight showdown headlines loaded preliminary card at CES MMA 38
Philboxing / Posted 3 days ago
MMA 38" also features the return of former CES MMA title challenger and submission specialist Kody Nordby (6-4) of Woonsocket, R.I., who hopes to rebound from his loss to Andre Soukhamthath in March when he faces Brandon Seyler (5-3-1, 1... Read more
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Philboxing
Soriano-Makashvili showdown headlines CES MMA 38MMA 38" also features the return of former CES MMA title challenger and submiss
Soriano-Makashvili showdown headlines CES MMA 38
Philboxing / Posted 4 days ago
MMA 38" also features the return of former CES MMA title challenger and submission specialist Kody Nordby (6-4) of Woonsocket, R.I., who hopes to rebound from his loss to Andre Soukhamthath in March when he faces Brandon Seyler (5-3-1, 1... Read more
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So Bad So Good
"Blue Ball Village" And Other Unbelievably Horrible Town Names In The USAHopwood, Hop Bottom, Intercourse, Lickdale, New Beaver, Rough and Ready, Virgin
"Blue Ball Village" And Other Unbelievably Horrible Town Names In The USA
So Bad So Good / Posted 5 days ago
Hopwood, Hop Bottom, Intercourse, Lickdale, New Beaver, Rough and Ready, Virginville, Youngwood RHODE ISLAND: Cranston, Woonsocket SOUTH CAROLINA: Fingerville, Ninety Six, Sugar Tit, Thicketty SOUTH DAKOTA: Beaver Crossing, Black Pipe,... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
PICK SIX SATURDAY: Burrillville, EWG, Mt. Hope, South Kingstown, Cavaliers Co-op Win Week Two Games17-14. The Juanita Sanchez/Providence Country Day/Wheeler co-op team blanking
PICK SIX SATURDAY: Burrillville, EWG, Mt. Hope, South Kingstown, Cavaliers Co-op Win Week Two Games
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
17-14. The Juanita Sanchez/Providence Country Day/Wheeler co-op team blanking Scituate, 36-0. The Mt. Hope Huskies earning a big road win over Classical in Providence, 16-7. South Kingstown taking down Woonsocket in Division I ac... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Sioux Firefighters Host 2nd Annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climba great way to honor the ones that went up to the towers on 9/11. I'm a firefig
Sioux Firefighters Host 2nd Annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 7 days ago
a great way to honor the ones that went up to the towers on 9/11. I'm a firefighter for one of those reasons," Joel Rassel, Woonsocket Volunteer Fire Department, said. Sioux Falls Firefighters are hosting their 2nd annual "Step Up For Heroes" 9/11... Read more
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Grainnet.com
Eight Wheat Growers Locations Awarded Meritorious Achievement Awards in Occupational Safetyreceived awards were: Carpenter, Chamberlain, Aberdeen Administrative Office, M
Eight Wheat Growers Locations Awarded Meritorious Achievement Awards in Occupational Safety
Grainnet.com / Posted 11 days ago
received awards were: Carpenter, Chamberlain, Aberdeen Administrative Office, Miller, Stickney, Tulare, Willow Lake and Woonsocket Agronomy. “The employees at these Wheat Growers locations have worked hard and shown tremendous dedication to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Democratic incumbents lose seats in Rhode Island General AssemblyProvidence, incumbent Mayor Charles Lombardi defeated challenger Kristen Catanz
Democratic incumbents lose seats in Rhode Island General Assembly
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
Providence, incumbent Mayor Charles Lombardi defeated challenger Kristen Catanzaro. He’ll face independent Brian Quirk. In Woonsocket, incumbent Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt and Roger Jalette are the top two vote getters and will appear on the November... Read more
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Providence Business News
HousingWorks RI: Renters, homeowners cost burdened in R.I.earning the state median of $54,891 could afford to buy in Central Falls, Provi
HousingWorks RI: Renters, homeowners cost burdened in R.I.
Providence Business News / Posted 11 days ago
earning the state median of $54,891 could afford to buy in Central Falls, Providence (outside East Side), Pawtucket, Woonsocket, West Warwick and Warwick. The most affluent communities include New Shoreham, where the income needed to afford... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Geography pop quiz editionwith a town named Satan's Kingdom; meanwhile, just a few miles south, Rhode Isl
Geography pop quiz edition
Rolling Good Times / Posted 12 days ago
with a town named Satan's Kingdom; meanwhile, just a few miles south, Rhode Island can't come up with anything funnier than Woonsocket—which is, admittedly, fun to say—probably because Rhode Island's too small to have more than about three towns in... Read more
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USA Today
5 things you need to know TuesdayIn Rhode Island, primary candidates are vying for a shot at Congress, General A
5 things you need to know Tuesday
USA Today / Posted 12 days ago
In Rhode Island, primary candidates are vying for a shot at Congress, General Assembly and mayors of North Providence and Woonsocket. A voter casts their ballot in Chichester, NH., in February 2016. (Photo: Dominick Reuter, AFP/Getty... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Rhode Island voters head to polls for primarymany Democratic incumbents face challengers from their own party. There are al
Rhode Island voters head to polls for primary
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 12 days ago
many Democratic incumbents face challengers from their own party. There are also mayoral races in North Providence and Woonsocket. Voters will notice a few minor changes at the polls this year. New voting machines mean voters will fill in an... Read more
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The Providence Journal
At the Schools: Coventry's girls volleyball team facing strong challengesHope registering a 28-7 victory over East Providence; and West Warwick edging S
At the Schools: Coventry's girls volleyball team facing strong challenges
The Providence Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Hope registering a 28-7 victory over East Providence; and West Warwick edging South Kingstown, 43-42, in double overtime. Woonsocket did its part to uphold the reputation of the state’s top division as the D-I Villa Novans defeated Division II... Read more
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Providence Business News
YWCA Rhode Island releases 2016 Women of Achievement award winnersWOONSOCKET – The YWCA Rhode Island released on Monday the list of 13 women it h
YWCA Rhode Island releases 2016 Women of Achievement award winners
Providence Business News / Posted 13 days ago
WOONSOCKET – The YWCA Rhode Island released on Monday the list of 13 women it has selected for its 2016 Women of Achievement awards. These women have been selected for their work in industry, culture and public service as well as their skills as... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Alternative Charges Announced In Woonsocket MurderA Sanborn County grand jury has indicted 33-year-old Matthew Walter Novak of Wo
Alternative Charges Announced In Woonsocket Murder
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 13 days ago
A Sanborn County grand jury has indicted 33-year-old Matthew Walter Novak of Woonsocket, charging him with alternate counts of first degree murder, second degree murder and first degree manslaughter. Late last month, it was an intense day in... Read more
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Providence Business News
Fortune names CVS’ Foulkes one of 2016’s most powerful womenWOONSOCKET – Helena B. Foulkes, CVS Pharmacy president and CVS Health Corp. exe
Fortune names CVS’ Foulkes one of 2016’s most powerful women
Providence Business News / Posted 13 days ago
WOONSOCKET – Helena B. Foulkes, CVS Pharmacy president and CVS Health Corp. executive vice president, again has been named one of the most powerful women in business by Fortune magazine, ranking 12th. In addition to Foulkes, Fidelity Investments CEO... Read more
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Brookings Daily Register
Brookings Register Blackhawks top Dolphins 38-17WOONSOCKET � Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central grabbed control in t
Brookings Register Blackhawks top Dolphins 38-17
Brookings Daily Register / Posted 14 days ago
WOONSOCKET � Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central grabbed control in the second quarter of a 38-17 win over Deubrook Area in a nonconference football game Friday night. Trent Kingsbury went 7-of-12 for 179 yards with three touchdowns and an... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Rhode Island voters to see new machines at polls Tuesdaywill go to the polls Tuesday to select candidates for Congress and General Asse
Rhode Island voters to see new machines at polls Tuesday
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 14 days ago
will go to the polls Tuesday to select candidates for Congress and General Assembly and for mayor in North Providence and Woonsocket. Voters will notice a few minor changes at the polls this year. New voting machines mean voters will fill in an... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Week 1 of Pick Six Brings Some Great Highlights to Kickoff the SeasonHaven, CT. St. Raphael beat Tolman, 28 to 6 in the battle of Pawtucket. Mt. H
Week 1 of Pick Six Brings Some Great Highlights to Kickoff the Season
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 15 days ago
Haven, CT. St. Raphael beat Tolman, 28 to 6 in the battle of Pawtucket. Mt. Hope downed host East Providence, 28 to 7. Woonsocket defeated Johnston, 20 to 6. Middletown beat Barrington, 34 to 6. Mt. Pleasant held off Coventry, 20 to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Walgreens: Expanded pharmacy sale likely with Rite Aid buymix approaching 4,600 locations, the combined company would vault by CVS as the
Walgreens: Expanded pharmacy sale likely with Rite Aid buy
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
mix approaching 4,600 locations, the combined company would vault by CVS as the largest retail pharmacy in the nation, with Woonsocket, R.I.-based CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) having about 9,900 locations. CVS still has more drug counters in Connecticut... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Walgreens: Expanded pharmacy sale likely with Rite Aid buymix approaching 4,600 locations, the combined company would vault by CVS as the
Walgreens: Expanded pharmacy sale likely with Rite Aid buy
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
mix approaching 4,600 locations, the combined company would vault by CVS as the largest retail pharmacy in the nation, with Woonsocket, R.I.-based CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) having about 9,900 locations. CVS still has more drug counters in Connecticut... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Thursday Night Scoreboard - September 8thdef. Rapid City Central, 25-11, 25-16, 25-21 Redfield/Doland def. Tiospa Zina
Thursday Night Scoreboard - September 8th
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 16 days ago
def. Rapid City Central, 25-11, 25-16, 25-21 Redfield/Doland def. Tiospa Zina Tribal, 25-16, 25-6, 25-18 Sanborn Central/Woonsocket def. Mitchell Christian, 25-23, 25-17, 25-16 Sioux Falls Christian def. West Central, 25-20, 25-17, 25-20 St.... Read more
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The Providence Journal
High school football: D-I previewits first playoff berth in 10 years. Junior Nickolas Dionizio, a junior with a
High school football: D-I preview
The Providence Journal / Posted 16 days ago
its first playoff berth in 10 years. Junior Nickolas Dionizio, a junior with a strong arm, will take over at quarterback. WOONSOCKET posted a 1-6 regular-season record in Division II last season so the move up to Division I this year will be a... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Data: Rhode Island has high rate of student absenteeismin class for at least 15 days. More than one-third of students were chronicall
Data: Rhode Island has high rate of student absenteeism
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 17 days ago
in class for at least 15 days. More than one-third of students were chronically absent in Providence, Central Falls and Woonsocket districts. In the state's second largest district, Cranston, 18 percent of students missed at least 15 days of... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Data: Rhode Island has high rate of student absenteeismin class for at least 15 days. More than one-third of students were chronicall
Data: Rhode Island has high rate of student absenteeism
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 17 days ago
in class for at least 15 days. More than one-third of students were chronically absent in Providence, Central Falls and Woonsocket districts. In the state's second largest district, Cranston, 18 percent of students missed at least 15 days of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesv. Carrie Farmer, 268 Lansdown, petition for civil stalking protection order.
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 18 days ago
v. Carrie Farmer, 268 Lansdown, petition for civil stalking protection order. 16-DR-0765 - Kellie M. Miller, 3206 Woonsocket St., v. Kevin M. Miller, 3110 Erter Dr., complaint for divorce. 16-DP-0768 - Chrystal Williams, 1012 Tibbetts... Read more
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FOX News
CVS must face revived lawsuit in US over vitamin E labelthat CVS misled her and other consumers who relied on contrary statements on it
CVS must face revived lawsuit in US over vitamin E label
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
that CVS misled her and other consumers who relied on contrary statements on its labels. More on this... CVS, based in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, countered that the studies Kaufman relied on substantiated its health claims, and that the federal... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
CVS must face revived lawsuit over vitamin E labelbenefits, and that CVS misled her and other consumers who relied on contrary st
CVS must face revived lawsuit over vitamin E label
The Toledo Blade / Posted 19 days ago
benefits, and that CVS misled her and other consumers who relied on contrary statements on its labels. CVS, based in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, countered that the studies Kaufman relied on substantiated its health claims, and that the federal... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Tuesday AM, September 6thrumbled across KELOLAND overnight. The heaviest rain fell along a line from nea
Tuesday AM, September 6th
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 19 days ago
rumbled across KELOLAND overnight. The heaviest rain fell along a line from near Gregory, northeast between Mitchell and Woonsocket. That line of heaviest rainfall, roughly 2-4", also includes spots near Howard. Sioux Falls has also picked up... Read more
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The Providence Journal
John Gillooly: A Rhode Island gem in Massachusettssee Mekhi Henderson perform.That’s because Henderson, the Cumberland resident w
John Gillooly: A Rhode Island gem in Massachusetts
The Providence Journal / Posted 19 days ago
see Mekhi Henderson perform.That’s because Henderson, the Cumberland resident whose father Carnell Henderson is the former Woonsocket High football coach and current Woonsocket principal, is a star defensive back for two-time defending Division I... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Woonsocket fire crews battle six alarm fireBy: News Staff news@abc6.com Fire crews in Woonsocket battled a six alarm fir
Woonsocket fire crews battle six alarm fire
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 20 days ago
By: News Staff news@abc6.com Fire crews in Woonsocket battled a six alarm fire overnight. Flames erupted through a triple decker apartment building on Park Avenue around 10 p.m. Sunday. Witnesses told ABC6 that a neighbor began banging on the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 5Cap Anson and Honus Wagner in 1914 as the only major league players to that poi
September 5
KTXS Abilene / Posted 20 days ago
Cap Anson and Honus Wagner in 1914 as the only major league players to that point to reach 3,000 career hits, is born Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Lajoie, who won five AL batting titles and holds the single-season batting average record of .426,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 5Cap Anson and Honus Wagner in 1914 as the only major league players to that poi
September 5
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
Cap Anson and Honus Wagner in 1914 as the only major league players to that point to reach 3,000 career hits, is born Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Lajoie, who won five AL batting titles and holds the single-season batting average record of .426,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 5Cap Anson and Honus Wagner in 1914 as the only major league players to that poi
September 5
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 20 days ago
Cap Anson and Honus Wagner in 1914 as the only major league players to that point to reach 3,000 career hits, is born Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Lajoie, who won five AL batting titles and holds the single-season batting average record of .426,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 5Cap Anson and Honus Wagner in 1914 as the only major league players to that poi
September 5
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 20 days ago
Cap Anson and Honus Wagner in 1914 as the only major league players to that point to reach 3,000 career hits, is born Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Lajoie, who won five AL batting titles and holds the single-season batting average record of .426,... Read more
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Boston Globe
As students return, cyclicsts compete with moving trucks in bike lanesit’s total ignorance,” Coppinger said. Thursday morning, Krishna Paruchuri was
As students return, cyclicsts compete with moving trucks in bike lanes
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
it’s total ignorance,” Coppinger said. Thursday morning, Krishna Paruchuri was one of those drivers. He had traveled from Woonsocket, R.I., to help his brother move and ended up parked in the bike lane. He appeared embarrassed when told about the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
CVS to require staff to check RX databasethroughout the state and a rate of four deaths per day in 2015. AdvertisementT
CVS to require staff to check RX database
Lowell Sun / Posted 23 days ago
throughout the state and a rate of four deaths per day in 2015. AdvertisementThe drugstore chain, which is based in Woonsocket, R.I., allegedly allowed people to bypass MassHealth restrictions on their prescriptions and did not have the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Woonsocket selling building near former mill siteWOONSOCKET – The city hopes to repurpose a historic former office building that
Woonsocket selling building near former mill site
Providence Business News / Posted 23 days ago
WOONSOCKET – The city hopes to repurpose a historic former office building that supported the now-razed Lafayette Worsted Mill complex. The city is requesting proposals from developers for the sale and renovation of the building, which includes... Read more
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Providence Business News
Local incentives pit one town against another with little gain for R.I.TSAs for decades, other municipalities are using the tool, including Cranston,
Local incentives pit one town against another with little gain for R.I.
Providence Business News / Posted 23 days ago
TSAs for decades, other municipalities are using the tool, including Cranston, East Providence, Johnston, Warwick and Woonsocket But the incentives aren't meant to be used to lure already-existing companies from one Rhode Island municipality... Read more
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Boston Globe
As students return, frustration from Boston’s cycliststotal ignorance,” Coppinger said. Early Thursday morning, Krishna Paruchuri wa
As students return, frustration from Boston’s cyclists
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
total ignorance,” Coppinger said. Early Thursday morning, Krishna Paruchuri was one of those drivers. He traveled from Woonsocket, R.I., to help his brother move into an apartment on the block, and ended up parking in the bike lane. He appeared... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Murder Case Highlights Domestic ViolenceBond is set at $350,000 for the man accused of murdering a Woonsocket woman. 33
Murder Case Highlights Domestic Violence
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 23 days ago
Bond is set at $350,000 for the man accused of murdering a Woonsocket woman. 33-year old Matthew Novak is charged with second degree murder in the death of 25-year-old Jennifer Gibson. According to the criminal complaint, authorities say Novak... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795,000 after investigation into prescription drug practicesan online database that provides a patient's prescription history designed to c
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795,000 after investigation into prescription drug practices
WWLP Springfield / Posted 24 days ago
an online database that provides a patient's prescription history designed to curb the abuse of addictive medications. The Woonsocket, Rhode Island-based drug store giant will now require its Massachusetts pharmacists to check the database before... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795K, tighten policies for opioidsan online database that provides a patient's prescription history designed to c
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795K, tighten policies for opioids
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 24 days ago
an online database that provides a patient's prescription history designed to curb the abuse of addictive medications. The Woonsocket, Rhode Island-based drug store giant will now require its Massachusetts pharmacists to check the database before... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795K, tighten policies for opioidspractices, Attorney General Maura Healey said Thursday. Healey said a settleme
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795K, tighten policies for opioids
Hawaii News Now / Posted 24 days ago
practices, Attorney General Maura Healey said Thursday. Healey said a settlement reached between the state and the Woonsocket, Rhode Island-based drug store giant resolves past allegations. Prior to March 2013, Healey's office says certain... Read more
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CTV News
Pharmacy chain CVS to pay Massachusetts $1M over opioid prescribingpractices, Attorney General Maura Healey said Thursday. Healey said a settleme
Pharmacy chain CVS to pay Massachusetts $1M over opioid prescribing
CTV News / Posted 24 days ago
practices, Attorney General Maura Healey said Thursday. Healey said a settlement reached between the state and the Woonsocket, Rhode Island-based drug store giant resolves past allegations. Prior to March 2013, Healey's office says certain... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Bond Set At $350,000 For Woonsocket Man Accused In KillingBond has been set at $350,000 for a Woonsocket man accused of killing a woman.
Bond Set At $350,000 For Woonsocket Man Accused In Killing
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 24 days ago
Bond has been set at $350,000 for a Woonsocket man accused of killing a woman. Thirty-three-year-old Matthew Novak is charged with second-degree murder in the Wednesday death of 25-year-old Jennifer Gibson. He appeared in court on Thursday and... Read more
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FOX Business
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795K, tighten policies for opioidsan online database that provides a patient's prescription history designed to c
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795K, tighten policies for opioids
FOX Business / Posted 24 days ago
an online database that provides a patient's prescription history designed to curb the abuse of addictive medications. The Woonsocket, Rhode Island-based drug store giant will now require its Massachusetts pharmacists to check the database before... Read more
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FOX Business
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795K, tighten policies for opioidsan online database that provides a patient's prescription history designed to c
CVS to pay Massachusetts $795K, tighten policies for opioids
FOX Business / Posted 24 days ago
an online database that provides a patient's prescription history designed to curb the abuse of addictive medications. The Woonsocket, Rhode Island-based drug store giant will now require its Massachusetts pharmacists to check the database before... Read more
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