State Government Press Releases

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03/15/2017
In observance of national Kick Butts Day, the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is recognizing teenagers and leaders in three communities for their work over the last year to pass local requirements aimed at keeping youth from accessing tobacco products in all forms, preventing nicotine...
03/15/2017
With growing pressure by special interests to push forward with the legalization of recreational marijuana in Rhode Island, Attorney General Peter Kilmartin, along with Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), the Ocean State Prevention Alliance, and What's the Rush Rhode Island, hosted a press...
03/15/2017
Position: Correctional Officer Recruitment Job Number: 738874 Employer: RI Dept. of Corrections Location: Cranston, RI $50,365 per year (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Materials Manager Job Number: 740384 <...
03/15/2017
General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today will join Neil Steinberg, President of the Rhode Island Foundation and Ellen Ford, President of People's Credit Union, at a hearing convened by Representative Deborah Ruggerio (D Dist. 74 Jamestown/Middletown), Chairwoman, House Committee on Small Business.
03/14/2017
Cranston, RI - The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) is alerting all Rhode Islanders that the National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning for Providence County from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and a Winter Storm Warning for the remainder of Rhode Island from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday.
03/13/2017
AG Kilmartin Joins Coalition of AGs Supporting Temporary Restraining Order Blocking Revised Travel Ban Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today joined several other attorneys general today filing an amicus brief in the District Court for Hawaii in support of the State of Hawaii's...
03/13/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo has announced that state offices will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, March 14 due to the major winter storm forecast to impact the region. The Governor is coordinating closely with state agencies and National Grid to monitor the storm and prepare for...
03/13/2017
Position: Registered Nurse Hiring Event Job Number: 739790 Employer: Landmark Medical Location: Woonsocket, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Stop and Shop Info Session Job Number: 739343
03/13/2017
PROVIDENCE Quahog Week is just around the corner, and organizers are preparing for a week full of delicious food from local eateries and markets and fun events. On Saturday, March 25, the week will conclude with a special Official Beer of the Clam wrap party. This free event will take place at...
03/13/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) urges anyone with a special healthcare need to enroll in the Rhode Island Special Needs Emergency Registry (RISNER) in advance of the coming winter storm. Enrolling in RISNER does not guarantee assistance, but it does allow local and state emergency...