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May 31: Providence Journal - Video: Interior Secretary Sally Jewell kayaks on RI's Blackstone Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell made easy work of kayaking a stretch of the historic Blackstone River Friday as three of Rhode Island's Democratic congressmen paddled close behind.
But with financing and staffing cuts reported this year at national parks around the country -- one result of a federal budget standoff -- the question is whether designating a Blackstone national historic park in northern Rhode Island and Massachusetts will prove a tough row through rough rapids. More

 

 

 

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