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The New England Patriots are heading back to the Super Bowl, and local fans are likely bullish on the team’s chances of winning a sixth championship.

Soon, those fans might have a chance to put their money on the line without traveling to a place like Las Vegas. Gov. Gina Raimondo, for one, is betting on it.

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is – or should be – a hero to all Americans.

Does that even need to be said anymore? Yes, apparently it still needs to be said, 89 years after his birth, almost 50 years after his assassination and 32 years since his birthday was first observed as a national holiday.

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Local government is losing an icon.

Stephen Alfred, who has served as South Kingstown’s town manager since the 1970s, is retiring this week. He is being succeeded in the role by Robert Zarnetske III, whom the Town Council selected after a months-long search process conducted with the help of a consulting firm.