State Government Press Releases

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07/28/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that test results from all 67 mosquito pools, or samples, from 26 traps set statewide during the week of July 14 are negative for both West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis. Test results are pending at the RI Department of...
07/28/2014
Contact: Major James M. Manni, Chief of Inspectional Services Telephone: (401) 444-1006 A team of Assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®) will arrive in Rhode Island on Sunday, August 17, 2014 to examine all aspects of the Rhode Island State...
07/28/2014
To assist teachers, school employees and volunteers in obtaining the required criminal background checks mandated by Rhode Island General Law, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is again offering background check services at several locations throughout the state. Under Rhode Island General...
07/28/2014
Position: Grant Writer & Social Program Director Job Number: 700288 Employer: Progreso Latino Location: Central Falls, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Class A Driver Job Number: 700133 ...
07/25/2014
Department of Health (HEALTH) officials recommended re-opening Scarborough State Beach South in Narragansett for swimming. This recommendation is based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. HEALTH will continue to monitor the water quality regularly to...
07/25/2014
Providence, RI – Governor Lincoln D. Chafee announced today his nomination of Michael Bernstein as Chairman of the Rhode Island Board of Education – Council on Post Secondary Education, and Patrick Guida, Esq. as Chairman of the Rhode Island Board of Education – Council on Elementary and...
07/25/2014
The following exit and lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from July 26-August 1, 2014. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RIDOTNews for up-to-the-minute travel information. Interstate...
07/25/2014
Position: Police Officers Job Number: 700069 Employer: Town of Scituate Location: Scituate, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position:Manager, Supply Chain Analytics Job Number: 700106 Employer:...
07/24/2014
The Department of Health (HEALTH) recommends the closure of Scarborough State Beach South in Narragansett to swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening when the area is safe for swimming. Water quality analysis is conducted...
07/24/2014
Whole Foods Market has recalled made-in-store items prepared with organic and conventional stone fruit, including peaches, nectarines, and plums from Wawona Packing Co. because of possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. While no illnesses have been reported to-date, Listeria...