State Government Press Releases

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06/26/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is joining leading HIV prevention organizations in Rhode Island in urging Rhode Islanders between 13 and 64 years of age to get tested at one of three free or low-cost HIV testing events on Tuesday June 27th, National HIV Testing Day. Everyone...
06/26/2017
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced 121 mosquito samples from 27 traps set on Monday, June 12, 2017 and 81 samples from 27 traps set on Monday, June 19 have tested negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE).
06/26/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Conimicut Point Beach for swimming. The beach had been closed because of high bacteria counts. The beach is located in Warwick. Oakland Beach in Warwick, Warren Town Beach, and King Park Beach in Newport remain closed. When a...
06/26/2017
Offers property owners convenient access to critical permitting documents PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) has launched improved online access to onsite wastewater treatment system [OWTS] (or "septic system") records, making it easier for property...
06/25/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Warren Town Beach and King Park Beach, which is located in Newport, for swimming because of high bacteria counts. When a beach closure is recommended, water quality analysis is conducted by RIDOH's laboratory or a state-certified...
06/23/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Oakland Beach for swimming because of high bacteria counts. The beach is located in Warwick. Conimicut Point Beach, also in Warwick, remains closed. When a beach closure is recommended, water quality analysis is conducted by RIDOH'...
06/26/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo has made the following statement regarding the proposed Senate Trumpcare Bill: "Congressional Republicans are trying to pass an immoral piece of legislation and they're hoping that no one notices. The Affordable Care Act is working in Rhode Island....
06/22/2017
EAST GREENWICH, R.I. On Monday, July 10, 2017 at 5:30 p.m., Lt. Governor Dan McKee and Stephen Lombardi of the East Greenwich Chamber of Commerce will host a televised small business forum at Finn's Harborside, 38 Water Street, East Greenwich. The evening will begin with networking from 5:...
06/22/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is encouraging Rhode Islanders to leave their cars at home for the daily trip to work, to catch a flight, or to visit the capital city by making in-state travel free on trains between Wickford Junction, T.F. Green and Providence stations. ...
06/22/2017
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. Richaud Wilhelm (age 29) 832 Cranston Street Cranston, RI P1-2017-1665AG</...