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Regional News: Wampanoag Tribe In Debt, Innovation District In RI And Sky-High Tuition Rates In NH

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First Light Resort and Casino rendering; the Providence River neighborhood; children reading; the University of New Hampshire
Photos courtesy of Mashpee Wampanoag Gaming Authority, Wikipedia and Canva stock imagery
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What is the fate of the First Light Resort and Casino in Taunton as the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe deals with $425 million in debt? Providence's new "innovation district" is garnering national attention; how will it affect the long-term economy of Rhode Island, and could we see more of these development districts throughout New England? Plus, we discuss the sky-high tuition rates for in-state colleges in New Hampshire, some worrying statistics regarding third graders in Rhode Island and the fate of a summer staple on the Cape.

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