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Media in Rhode Island

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The state of Rhode Island has the following popular media.



This is a list of all daily newspapers in Rhode Island. For weeklies, please see List of newspapers in Rhode Island.
  • The Brown Daily Herald of Providence, owned independently, covering Brown University
  • The Call of Woonsocket, owned by RISN Operations, covering northern Providence County
  • Kent County Daily Times of West Warwick, owned by RISN Operations, covering most of Kent County
  • The Newport Daily News of Newport, owned by Edward A. Sherman Publishing Company, covering most of Newport County
  • The Providence Journal of Providence, owned by A. H. Belo Corporation, covering all of Rhode Island
  • The Times of Pawtucket, owned by RISN Operations, covering eastern Providence County
  • Warwick Daily Times, owned by RISN Operations, covering the city of Warwick
  • The Westerly Sun of Westerly, owned by Sun Publishing Company, covering western Washington County
  • Magazines

  • Providence Monthly
  • Rhode Island Monthly
  • Television

  • 10/WJAR-Cranston (NBC)
  • 12/WPRI-TV-Providence (CBS)
  • 36/WSBE-TV-Providence (PBS)
  • 50/WRIW-CD-Providence (Telemundo)
  • 64/WNAC-TV-Providence (FOX/MyNetworkTV)
  • 69/WPXQ-TV-Block Island (i)
  • 6/WLNE-TV-New Bedford, MA (ABC) (WLNE isn't a Rhode Island TV station but does serve as the ABC affiliate for the Providence, RI TV Market)
  • 28/WLWC-New Bedford, MA (CW) (WLWC isn't a Rhode Island TV station but does serve as the CW affiliate for the Providence, RI TV Market).
  • AM Radio

  • 550/WSJW Pawtucket: Religion
  • 630/WPRO Providence: (NewsTalk 630 WPRO): News/Talk
  • 790/WPRV Providence: News/Talk, Yankee baseball
  • 920/WHJJ Providence: (TalkRadio 920 WHJJ): News/Talk, Pawsox baseball
  • 1110/WPMZ East Providence: (Poder 1110): Spanish (Daytime only)
  • 1140/NEW-Greenville: Construction permit
  • 1180/WSKP Hope Valley: Oldies
  • 1220/WSTL Providence: Religion
  • 1230/WBLQ Westerly: Full Service
  • 1240/WOON Woonsocket: Full service
  • 1290/WRNI Providence: National Public Radio
  • 1380/WNRI Woonsocket: News/Talk
  • 1450/WLKW West Warwick: Adult Standards
  • 1540/WADK Newport: Full service
  • 1590/WARV Warwick: Religion
  • Other stations

    Other radio stations from Connecticut & Massachusetts can be heard in parts of or all of Rhode Island. These include, but are not limited to: 980/WXLM, 1320/WARA, 1350/WINY, 1400/WHTB, 1480/WSAR, 89.3/WUMD, 97.3/WJFD-FM, 99.1/WPLM-FM, 100.7/WZLX, 101.9/WCIB, 102.3/WXLM, 102.5/WKLB-FM, 105.7/WROR-FM, 107.1/WFHN, and 107.3/WAAF.


    Media in Rhode Island Wikipedia

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