State Government Press Releases

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07/22/2014
PROVIDENCE - Thanks to the generosity of a local sportsman, the Department of Environmental Management's Division of Fish & Wildlife has been able to replace bow hunting training equipment that is used to introduce and teach archery skills to students who participate in its Hunter Education...
07/21/2014
Thousands of artists will be employed in the coming year in projects supported by grants from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, according to an announcement released by the State Arts Council today about its first round of grant awards for the 2014-2015 season. These grants, funded...
07/22/2014
Position: Police Officers Job Number: 699613 Employer: City of East Providence Location: East Providence, RI $46,828 to $55,941 per year (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Manufacturing Technicians Job Number: 700099 ...
07/21/2014
Wawona Packing Company of Cutler, California is voluntarily recalling certain lots of whole peaches (white and yellow), nectarines (white and yellow), plums and pluots packed between June 1, 2014 through July 12,2014 due to the potential of the products being contaminated with Listeria...
07/21/2014
Department of Health (HEALTH) officials recommeded re-opening City Park Beach in Warwick 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 assure safe bathing...
07/21/2014
Those with Current Conditional Certification Must Also Take Test PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Parks and Recreation will administer surf and non-surf lifeguard certification tests, beginning on August 4, to certify lifeguards for the year 2015. Any...
07/21/2014
Order in Which Unendorsed Candidates and Political Parties Will Appear on the Primary and Election Ballots Determined On Friday, July 18th, 2014, the office of Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis used a machine from the RI Lottery (REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE R.I. LOTTERY OPERATED THE DEVICE) to...
07/21/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that test results from all 143 mosquito pools, or samples, from 34 traps set statewide during the week of July 7 are negative for both West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis. Test results are pending at the RI Department of...
07/21/2014
Providence, RI Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and the Rhode Island Science and Technology Advisory Council (STAC), an initiative implemented from within Commerce RI, today announced the six recipients of Rhode Island Collaborative Research Grants. The awards will provide $445,092 in support to...
07/21/2014
The gallery spaces at the Block Island Airport and T.F. Green Airport are accepting art submissions for their 2015 exhibitions. The gallery program, which includes Block Island Airport Gallery and GREEN SPACE, is a partnership between the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) and the...