State Government Press Releases

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10/07/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that test results from all 31 mosquito pools, or samples, from 24 traps set statewide on September 22 are confirmed negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). Due to negligible numbers of...
10/07/2014
Providence, RI—Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and Michael Lewis, Director of the Rhode Island Department of Transportation, today released a time-lapse video showing the $6.4 million replacement of the Barton Corner Bridge on the Warwick/West Warwick town line. The bridge, which carries I-95 over one...
10/07/2014
Position: Gillette Stadium Recruitment Job Number: 702399 Employer: Gillette Stadium Location: Foxboro, MA Rate based on experience / position (as seen on Channel 10) Position: CDL-A Recruitment Job Number: 701932 Employer: J....
10/06/2014
After learning of a JPMorgan Chase data breach affecting approximately 76 million households and 7 million small businesses, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is confirming a multi-state investigation by attorneys general into the breach. Attorney General Kilmartin has sent a letter to...
10/06/2014
Position: Firefighter Recruitment Job Number: 702392 Employer: Town of North Providence Location: North Providence, RI $41,085 per year (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Assistant Store Manager Job Number: 702517 Employer:...
10/03/2014
Hydrocodone, an opioid-type medication, will be reclassified as a Schedule II medication effective October 6, 2014. In the opinion of many regulators, patient advocates, and pain management experts, this change is long overdue. Hydrocodone and all its combinations collectively represented the...
10/03/2014
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law. Amando Salazar, age 40 1166 Elmwood Avenue Providence, RI P1-2014-3024A The...
10/03/2014
Repair work on the Wampanoag Trail Bridge in East Providence begins next week, requiring the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) to close a lane in each direction on Route 114 (East Shore Expressway) in East Providence between I-195 and Route 114A (Mink Street). The restriction will...
10/03/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Health was awarded a grant of $3.5 million to support implementation of population-wide and priority population approaches to prevent obesity, diabetes, and heart disease and stroke, and reduce health disparities in these areas among adults on a statewide basis. ...
10/03/2014
The Complainant alleged that the Westerly School Redesign Advisory Committee ("Committee") violated the Open Meetings Act ("OMA") when it denied him access to the August 7, 2014 meeting because the entry doors. Rhode Island General Laws § 42-46-14 states, "[i]n all actions brought under this...