State Government Press Releases

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06/12/2015
Position: Door Shop Assemblers Job Number: 710606 Employer: Reeb Millwork Location: Smithfield, RI Rate based on experience as seen on Channel 10) Position: Baler-Sorter for Scrap Metal Job Number: 710493 Employer: Metal...
06/11/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee on Thursday released the following statement on the firefighter overtime legislation: "I am pleased that the voice of municipal leaders throughout Rhode Island has been heard, and that Senator Lombardi will not seek a vote on the bill at this time.
06/12/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her intent to nominate Peter August, Todd Bianco, James Boyd, Kelly Knee, Jason Osenkowski, Ronald Pitt, J. Timmons Roberts, Carol Thornber and Henry Walker to the newly-created Rhode Island Executive Climate Change Science and Technical...
06/11/2015
CRANSTON, RI Today the Department of Labor and Training announced the 2015-16 rates of the two biggest income support programs that it runs for Rhode Island workers and employers. The maximum weekly benefit rate for Unemployment Insurance (UI) will remain unchanged for the coming...
06/11/2015
Rhode Island Governor Gina M. Raimondo and First Gentleman Andy Moffit, along with their kids, will host over 140 participants in the state's first Capital Campout on Saturday, June 13 at Lincoln Woods State Park. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) has invited children...
06/11/2015
Stole $108,000 in campaign funds, accepted $52,000 bribe, filed false tax returns Former Rhode Island House Speaker and former Vice-Chairman of the City of Providence Board of Licenses Gordon D. Fox, 53, of East Providence, was sentenced today to 3 years in federal prison for stealing $...
06/11/2015
PROVIDENCE - Have you ever wondered how those littlenecks ended up behind the seafood window of your local grocery store? Did you know that as a Rhode Island resident you can harvest your own clams recreationally without a license? Here is your chance to learn how to dig for clams, what type of...
06/11/2015
Providence, Rhode Island, June 11, 2015 - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is predicting that air quality will reach unhealthy levels in portions of Rhode Island during the afternoon on Thursday. A very hot and humid air mass with west to southwest winds will be present at...
06/11/2015
Position: Certified Teachers and Substitutes Job Number: 710521 Employer: Providence School Dept. Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Production Line Packager/Machine Operator Job Number:...
06/11/2015
PROVIDENCE -- The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management will launch the 2015 Great Outdoors Pursuit at Lincoln Woods State Park this Saturday, June 13 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event will feature a BoldrDash obstacle course, rock climbing wall, kayaking and kids' fishing. A...