State Government Press Releases

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07/14/2017
Position: Warehouse Workers Job Number: 754597 Employer: CVS Distribution Center Location: Woonsocket, RI $13.24 to $13.74 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Newport Water Distribution Collection Mechanic Job...
07/13/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Saunderstown Yacht Club in North Kingstown and Camp Cookie in Glocester for swimming because of high bacteria counts. When a beach closure is recommended, water quality analysis is conducted by RIDOH's laboratory or a state-...
07/13/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Slack Reservoir in Greenville, which spans the Smithfield and Johnston town line, due to a blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) bloom in the pond.
07/13/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that it won an America's Transportation Award for its RhodeWorks infrastructure repair plan. The entry now goes into consideration for a national award. RIDOT submitted its entry under the "Best Use of Technology and...
07/14/2017
PROVIDENCE, RI - In the last 8 years, more than 1,800 Rhode Islanders have died as the result of an overdose, one of the highest overdose rates in America. CVS Health CEO Larry Merlo and Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced a partnership to open an Opioid Center of Excellence in Woonsocket to...
07/11/2017
The Complainant alleged the Fire District untimely filed some of its official and unofficial minutes on the Secretary of State's website. The OMA provides that "[a]ny citizen or entity of the state who is aggrieved as a result of violations of the provisions of this chapter may file a complaint...
07/13/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that six individuals were arrested as part of a joint state and federal crackdown on Medicaid fraud. As announced this morning by Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price, M.D., the...
07/13/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Oakland Beach for swimming because of high bacteria counts. The beach is located in Warwick. When a beach closure is recommended, water quality analysis is conducted by RIDOH's laboratory or a state-certified laboratory. The...
07/13/2017
Position: Desktop Support Specialist Job Number: 756371 Employer: Yushin America Location: Cranston, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Small Business Coordinator Job Number: 756368 ...
07/18/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today signed an Executive Order calling for a wide range of immediate actions and initiatives in Rhode Island to prevent opioid overdoses and save lives. The Executive Order, which was signed at a meeting of the Governor's Overdose Prevention and...