State Government Press Releases

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08/27/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that test results from 97 mosquito pools, or samples, from 34 traps set statewide during the week of August 12 are negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). Results from 115 pools collected from...
08/27/2014
Complainant alleged that the Department of Public Safety ("DPS") violated the Access to Public Records Act ("APRA") when it: 1) denied a February 21, 2014 APRA request seeking a Bureau of Criminal Identification ("BCI") record for a particular individual; 2) that the DPS violated R.I. Gen. Laws ...
08/27/2014
Complainant alleged numerous Access to Public Records Act ("APRA") violations against the Department of Public Safety ("DPS"). Based on the evidence presented, this Department found that: 1) Since Complainant granted DPS's telephonic request for an extension, he is estopped from complaining that...
08/27/2014
Position: CDL-A Driver, Local Deliveries Job Number: 700287 Employer: JS Pallet Company Location: Pawtucket, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Mechanic and Millwright Technician Job Number: 700960
08/26/2014
The Department of Health (HEALTH) recommends the closure of King Park Beach in Newport to swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening when the area is safe for swimming. Water quality analysis is conducted by the HEALTH...
08/26/2014
Providence, Rhode Island, August 27, 2014 - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is predicting that air quality will reach unhealthy levels in portions of Rhode Island during the afternoon on Wednesday. A very hot and very humid air mass with west to southwest winds will be...
08/26/2014
Police, firefighters, and EMTs among those receiving the 2014 Rhode Island Lifesaving Medal during State House ceremony PROVIDENCE, RI -- Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis to honor 15 Rhode Islanders with the 2014 Rhode Island Lifesaving Medal, the state's...
08/26/2014
Position: Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper Job Number: 700873 Employer: Edward M Simpson, CPA, Inc. Location: Rumford, RI $8.00 to $18.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Mechanic Job Number: 700879 Employer: D &...
08/25/2014
Complainant alleged that the Town of Johnston ("Town") violated the Access to Public Records Act ("APRA") when it estimated an unreasonable amount of time searching and retrieving records responsive to his request. Complainant also alleged that the documents received were not responsive. Based...
08/25/2014
With undisputed evidence that certain opioid-based prescription drugs are extremely addictive and lead to abuse and escalation of use of dangerous illegal drugs, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin applauded the move by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to reclassify certain hydrocodone...