State Government Press Releases

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10/17/2016
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law. Timothy Homerston (age 52) 19 Bunny Trail Hope, RI P1-2016-2978A The...
10/17/2016
Providence DHS Center to remain open until 6:30pm two days a week to help ease wait times PROVIDENCE, R.I. Governor Gina M. Raimondo directed the Department of Human Services to immediately begin offering extended hours two days a week at the Providence DHS Field Office in an effort to reduce...
10/17/2016
Providence, R.I -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2016 Local 1.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report for May 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...
10/17/2016
Providence, R.I. --The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2016 State 5.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report for May 2016. The State 5.0 Percent Hotel Tax Allocation Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares the collections from the state's 5.0 percent hotel tax...
10/17/2016
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH), will hold an informational meeting tomorrow to review the recent emergency shellfishing closure for Rhode Island waters and plans for continued monitoring.
10/17/2016
Position: Military Job Fair - Hiring our Heroes http://www.dlt.ri.gov/bwc/pdfs/HiringHeroes2016.pdf Employer: Multiple Employers Location: Warwick, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 & 12) Position: QA Document Records...
10/15/2016
Impacted waters reopen effective noon today; conditional areas closed through Monday, October 17 PROVIDENCE Effective at noon today, all waters impacted by the precautionary shellfish harvesting closure in Rhode Island are open to shellfishing with exception of conditional areas which remain...
10/14/2016
Today's recall of shellfish harvested in Wellfleet, Massachusetts unrelated to local closure PROVIDENCE - The precautionary shellfish harvesting closure announced last week for Narragansett Bay, Mt. Hope Bay, Kickemuit River, Sakonnet River and their tributaries remains in effect. The closure...
10/14/2016
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law. Sophie Souza (age 55) 51 Laurel Avenue Coventry, RI K1-2016-0549A The Statewide Grand...
10/14/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that shellfish beds in Wellfleet, Massachusetts have been closed due to suspected norovirus illnesses believed to be linked to the consumption of shellfish from that area. This closure is unrelated to the shellfish harvesting...