State Government Press Releases

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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...
10/14/2016
Complainant alleged that the Town violated the APRA when it failed to respond to his APRA request. The evidence indicated that the Town timely responded to the APRA request by stating that it did not have the requested documents. We also found that Complainant's suggestion that the Police...
10/14/2016
This Department has long held that "in order for this Department to have jurisdiction to inquire into an APRA matter, the complainant must first have requested a record from a public body, and second, the complainant must have been denied access to the requested record." Schmidt v. Ashaway...
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. Shi Chen (age 33) W1-2016-0356A The Washington County Grand Jury reported out...
10/14/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Last night, while serving as the featured guest at Common Cause Rhode Island's annual meeting, Governor Gina M. Raimondo announced her decision to petition the court for the release of documents collected during the grand jury investigation into 38 Studios once the civil lawsuit...
10/14/2016
Position: Maintenance Mechanic 2nd shift Job Number: 733347 Employer: Amtrol Location: West Warwick, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Electron Beam Welder Job Number: 733135 Employer:...
10/14/2016
CRANSTON, RI Department of Labor and Training Director Scott Jensen released the following statement today concerning the Federal Court arraignment of Ambulai Sheku, 37, of Providence. A DLT employee who worked in the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Call Center from 2009 until 2015, Sheku is...
10/13/2016
The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) announced today that two new art exhibitions are on display in Rhode Island's airports. At TF Green's GREEN SPACE Gallery an exhibit entitled JOURNEY'S TALE is on display from September 13 through January 3, 2017, while the Block Island Airport...