Pinpoint Weather (Above Hero): Holiday Travel Advisory

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Let it begin: Nor’easter moves in bringin rain, sleet, snow

PINPOINT WEATHER ALERT // The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for northwestern Rhode Island and western Kent County from early Wednesday morning until 7 a.m. Thursday. In these areas, rain is expected to mix with sleet and snow. During the evening and later at night, drivers could see difficult driving conditions.

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Pic of the Day: November 26

Barbara Brushett of Middletown is Wednesday’s Pic of the Day winner. This shot was taken at the Eisenhower Park behind Fort Adams.

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RIC squeaks by Bridgewater State 58-56

Senior guard Eric Alleyne scored a game-high 16 points, handed out six assists and corralled seven rebounds as the Rhode Island College men’s basketball team edged Bridgewater State, 58-56, in non-conference action played at The Murray Center on Tuesday evening.

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PC hockey shuts out Army 3-0

Led by a 22-save performance from junior goaltender Jon Gillies, the No. 20 Providence College men’s hockey team posted a shutout for the second consecutive game with a 3-0 non-conference win over Army on Tuesday night at Schneider Arena.

Center Gordie Howe of the Detroit Red Wings (9) tries to smash a pass into net but New York goalie Al Rollins deflects puck, right rear, for no goal in first period of NHL game at New York's Madison Square Garden Feb. 24, 1960. Ranger John Hanna (6) helped in the defensive stand and Red Wing Murray Oliver (17) watches the action. Game ended 2-2 tie. (AP Photo)

Former Bruin Murray Oliver dead at 77

Murray Oliver, who died on Sunday, played for the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs and Minnesota North Stars in a career that started in 1957 and ended in 1975.