State Government Press Releases

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07/01/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced today that a portion of Plainfield Street in Olneyville, located between Hartford Avenue and Service Road in Providence, has reopened to two-way traffic. A short detour was established for westbound traffic in late May as part of the...
07/01/2014
Number of New Businesses Registering with the Secretary of State's Office Increases PROVIDENCE, RI -- The number of new business entities created in the second quarter of 2014 rose compared to the first quarter of 2014, as well as a year ago, according to data released today by the office of...
07/01/2014
PROVIDENCE - Based on the results of shellfish samples collected on Monday in the Kickemuit River, the Department of Environmental Management announces that the prohibition on shellfish harvesting in the Kickemuit River enacted on June 26 remains in effect. A sewage overflow from the Town of...
07/01/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that members of the State Police Financial Crimes Unit arrested a New Shoreham woman for the alleged larceny of $187,249.29 from her former employer. On July 1, 2014, ...
07/01/2014
Providence, RIó It is the policy of the Governor's Office to grant requests for Dome lightings once they are submitted. Today (July 1) at 11:30 a.m., Governor Lincoln D. Chafee received a request by CM Sgt. John P. Gallo, President of the Rhode Island House Veterans Affairs Advisory Council, to...
07/01/2014
Position: CNC Operator Job Number: 699308 Employer: New England Boatworks Location: Portsmouth, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Metal Fabricators Job Number: 698556 Employer: New England Boatworks <...
06/30/2014
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that members of the Financial Crimes Unit arrested a Tiverton woman for allegedly obtaining $26,896.79 from the state Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and RIte...
06/30/2014
DEM Seeks to Recover the Stolen Bows for its Hunter Education Program PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Law Enforcement is advising anyone that may have purchased a bow on Craigslist this month that they may have unknowingly purchased stolen property. ...
06/30/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that test results from all 104 mosquito pools, or samples, from 21 traps set statewide during the week of June 16 are negative for both West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis. Test results are pending at the RI Department...
06/30/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) is working with Rhode Island Hospital and Roger Williams Medical Center to notify patients who may have been exposed to a person with measles who was in both of these facilities last week. The first potential exposure took place early in the...