State Government Press Releases

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09/01/2016
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2016 Local 1.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report for April 2016. The Local 1.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares the collections from the state's local 1.0 percent...
09/01/2016
Position: Contact Center Sales Rep Job Number: 730822 Employer: Ross Simons Location: Cranston, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Small Engine Tech Job Number: 730724 Employer: Smithfield Power...
08/31/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo has ordered all Rhode Island flags to be flown at half-staff at all state facilities and buildings beginning at sunrise on Thursday, September 1, 2016. The flags will remain at half-staff until sunrise on Tuesday, September 6, 2016, in memory of former...
08/31/2016
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced 172 mosquito samples from 32 traps set on Monday, August 15, 2016 have tested negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). Given concerns about the Zika virus, Rhode...
08/31/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that two individuals pleaded nolo contendere yesterday to unemployment insurance benefit fraud with court-ordered restitution in excess of $15,000. "These pleas account for an additional $15,000 in court-ordered restitution that we have been...
08/31/2016
In an ongoing effort to strengthen child protection policies, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence and the Rhode Island Office of the Attorney General have established an enhanced protocol for reporting allegations of sexual abuse of a minor. Under this strengthened protocol, the Diocese of...
08/31/2016
Position: Oil Burner Service Tech Job Number: 702401 Employer: Vaughn Oil Co. Location: Smithfield, RI $18.00 to $25.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Weaving Tech/ Machine Operator Job Number: 730135 Employer: T.E.A....
08/30/2016
Online Retailer Moves Entire Company from Connecticut to Rhode Island, Bringing 40 Jobs and Plans to Expand PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today joined state and local officials at a ground-breaking ceremony to celebrate the opening of Ivory Ella's new headquarters in Westerly....
08/30/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Joel Norman (age 26), of Webster, MA, pleaded guilty today before Superior Court Justice Kristin E. Rodgers to two counts of DUI death resulting, two counts of driving to endanger death resulting, and one count of possession of cocaine. Norman...
08/30/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is one step closer to finalizing its repairs at the Clarence L. Hussey Memorial Bridge in Wickford, as the bridge's second and final closure is scheduled to occur from Tuesday, September 6, 2016 through Tuesday, November 15, 2016. The bridge,