State Government Press Releases

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01/26/2015
The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) announced today that two new art exhibitions are opening at the state's airports. The Block Island Airport Gallery will present works by Aleksandar Baba-Vulic from January 22 through May 28, 2015, while GREEN SPACE at T.F. Green Airport will...
01/26/2015
Position: CDL Class A Truck Driver Job Number: 705942 Employer: M & G Trucking and Transportation, Inc. Location: Pawtucket, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Electrical Engineer: BS/MS/PhD Job Number:...
01/25/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today released the following statement reminding Rhode Islanders to prepare for severe winter weather. "The National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning for all of Rhode Island for Monday night through Wednesday morning. We are hard at...
01/25/2015
No incidents or arrests to report.
01/24/2015
MEDIA CONTACT: Major Kevin O'Brien, Detective Commander (401-444-1006) On January 23, 2015, members of the Computer Crimes Unit / Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force, arrested Derek Keniston Jr., age 22, of 9 Woody Hill Road, Westerly, RI, for Possession of Child Pornography and...
01/23/2015
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent, of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces the arrest of a Providence Used Auto Dealer on forgery and counterfeiting and forgery and counterfeiting of registration plates and certificates by the Rhode Island State...
01/23/2015
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency is alerting all Rhode Islanders that the National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Northern Providence County and a Winter Weather Advisory for the rest of the state to be in effect 12 am Saturday, January 24, until 7 pm. TIMING:...
01/23/2015
Based upon the totality of the evidence, we cannot conclude that the Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority ("RITBA") willfully or knowingly violated the OMA. The facts establish that the RITBA failed to file "official and/or approved" minutes on the Secretary of State's website for its July 9,
01/23/2015
In Gorman v. Central Coventry Fire District, Board of Directors and Fay v. Central Coventry Fire District, Board of Directors, OM14-09, this Department concluded that five (5) matters/violations warranted further investigation. Specifically, these matters included the Board's: (1) failure to...
01/23/2015
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that $150,000 in farm viability grant funding is available for projects that enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops grown in Rhode Island. The funds are from the US Department of Agriculture's Specialty Crop Block Grant...