State Government Press Releases

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11/07/2014
Governor-Elect Gina Raimondo reminded all Rhode Islanders about the importance of vaccination after getting her flu shot on Friday from Michael Fine, M.D., Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH). "Our whole family gets vaccinated every year because we know that it's our best...
11/07/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Daquan Watts, age 20, with a last known address of 26 Hollis Street, Providence, pleaded guilty today before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to first degree murder, discharge of a firearm death resulting, conspiracy to commit murder and...
11/07/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Fish and Wildlife is offering a program this fall for anglers interested in developing and improving their fly-tying skills. Hosted by the Division's Aquatic Resource Education program, the program will be held from 7 p.m. to...
11/07/2014
The RI Department of Labor and Training announced today that the 2015 Unemployment Insurance (UI) taxable wage base will be $21,200 for most employers in Rhode Island. This represents a $600 increase from the current year. By law, the UI taxable wage base represents 46.5 percent of the average...
11/07/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced that it has started a project to replace the Great Island Bridge in Narragansett, a 180-foot-long structure that serves as the only way on and off of the island. Through an $8.5 million project with MIG Corporation, the bridge will...
11/07/2014
Position: Salesperson Job Number: 703300 Employer: L.K. Goodwin Co Inc Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Customer Service Professionals Job Number: 702834 Employer: OnProcess...
11/06/2014
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - General Treasurer /Governor-elect Gina M. Raimondo today announced that Rhode Island has sold $49,495,000 Certificates of Participation (COPs) issue. The funds will be used for energy conservation projects at Rhode Island College and the Pastore Complex in Cranston and for the...
11/06/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) announces a new data link between Rhode Island and Connecticut that will help further the efforts to detect overprescribing of opioids as well as combat drug diversion and drug abuse. Through the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy PMP...
11/18/2014
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor-Elect Gina Raimondo today appointed the Honorable K. Joseph Skekarchi, Jon Duffy and Carol J. Grant to be the chairs of her Transition Committee. The Transition Committee is charged with ensuring a smooth changeover between the administrations of Governor Lincoln Chafee...
11/06/2014
As winter approaches and temperatures begin to drop, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is once again partnering with the Neighborhood Alliance of Pawtucket to collect winter apparel as part of the annual "Warm Hearts Coats & Stuff Drive." Now through Monday, November 24th, the public can...