Raw Milk Bill has Bipartisan Support

PROVIDENCE — Raw milk is simply milk bottled directly from a cow or goat. Today nearly all milk is pasteurized before bottling in order to destroy potentially harmful bacteria. Advocates, however, tout the many health benefits of raw milk.

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Farmers Market Beer and Wine Bill Makes Return

PAWTUCKET, R.I. — The legislation models itself on a 2010 Massachusetts law, which allows wineries to sell directly at farmers markets and other agricultural events.

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Middletown Latest to Say No to Wind

MIDDDLETOWN, R.I. — The town recently passed one of the most restrictive wind-turbine policies in Rhode Island. Wind-energy advocates say the ordinance effectively prevents construction of turbines in one of the windiest regions in the state.

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