State Government Press Releases

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04/27/2015
Freshwater Fishing Licenses Not Needed to Fish in RI Freshwaters During this Special Weekend; Anglers Can Catch a Golden Rainbow Trout and Win a Golden Trout Pin PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that Saturday, May 2 and Sunday, May 3 are free fishing days in...
04/27/2015
The Warwick Retirement Board violated the OMA when it held a meeting on less than forty-eight (48) hours notice, see R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-46-6(b), and when it discussed matters not appropriate for closed session in closed session at its March 18 meeting. See R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-46-5(7). Based...
04/27/2015
Shellfishing Area Will Reopen at Sunrise on Saturday April 25, 2015 PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that Conditional Area A in upper Narragansett Bay will re-open to shellfishing beginning at sunrise Saturday April 25, two and one half days earlier than the...
04/27/2015
Position: Logistics/Conference Coordinator Job Number: 708813 Employer: American Mathematical Society Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Quality Assurance/Utilization Review Coordinator
04/24/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that on Wednesday, Elizabeth Adams (age 46), with a last known address of 102 Linwood Avenue, Pawtucket, pleaded nolo contendere before Providence Superior Court Justice Jeffrey Lanphear to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses for falsely...
04/24/2015
The Providence Journal filed an APRA complaint because the Department of Health created a document that listed the number and location of drug overdose deaths, but did not list the number of overdose deaths in municipalities that had five (5) or less deaths, and otherwise listed "unknown location"...
04/24/2015
Tuesday, March 24th was "Take a Legislator to Work Day" which provided six Rhode Island lawmakers and two State officials the opportunity to see hardworking, talented individuals with disabilities thriving in a typical work environment at Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant located in the Warwick Mall.
04/24/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) invites Rhode Islanders to reconnect with the great outdoors, get active and have fun by joining the 2015 Great Outdoors Pursuit. "As a mom with two young children, I feel fortunate to live in a state that offers so many ways for...
04/24/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced today that advanced wrong-way driving detection systems will be active, beginning this week, at 24 locations across the state. The systems will both alert a driver who is traveling in the wrong direction as well as notify police and...
04/23/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today signed four pieces of legislation aimed at strengthening campaign finance reform. "Elected officials must always uphold the highest ethical standards - Rhode Islanders deserve honest government," said Raimondo. "Strong campaign finance rules...