State Government Press Releases

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10/03/2016
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Board of Elections has recommended that local cities and towns increase the number of election officials working at their polling places on Nov. 8. The recommendation, which was sent to the 39 municipalities on Sept. 22, calls for an increase in the number officials...
10/03/2016
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced 50 mosquito samples from 24 traps set on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 and Wednesday, September 21, 2016 have tested negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). ...
10/03/2016
Position: All Industries Job Fair October 4 + 5 http://www.dlt.ri.gov/bwc/pdfs/AllIndJF100516.pdf Employer: Multiple Employers Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Head Teller Job...
09/30/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Robert Taylor (age 48), formerly of Providence and Narragansett, pleaded nolo contendere today in Washington County Superior Court before Superior Court Justice Melanie Wilk Thunberg to the May 2013 murder of his mother Allison Taylor. Under the...
09/30/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Cunliff Lake, Elm Lake, and the Japanese Gardens, all in Roger Williams Park in Providence, due to blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) blooms...
09/30/2016
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. Rony Martinez Pereyra (age 44) 85 Lawrence St. Cranston, RI P1-2016-2870AG The Providence...
09/30/2016
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is stocking ponds across Rhode Island with some 6,000 trout in advance of Columbus Day weekend a popular time for recreational fishing. Because of the extreme drought conditions present in many of the state's freshwaters,
09/30/2016
Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee filed a response with the Public Utilities Commission on the Access Northeast Pipeline Docket. McKee's response is on behalf of Rhode Island's small business and residential ratepayers. Link to response below. Media Contact: Andrea Palagi | andrea.palagi@...
09/30/2016
Position: Web Development Immersive Training http://www.dlt.ri.gov/realjobs/pdfs/train/GAwebdev.pdf Employer: TechHire Location: Providence, RI --- (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Chief of Support Services Job Number:...
09/29/2016
One hundred percent of healthcare providers who are authorized to prescribe opioids and other potent medications are now enrolled in the state's prescription drug monitoring database, marking an important step in Rhode Island's work to prevent overdose deaths, the Rhode Island Department of Health (