State Government Press Releases

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03/16/2017
PROVIDENCE -The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced today a series of free fly-tying workshops, beginning next week, at public libraries in Middletown, Little Compton and Portsmouth. The classes, designed for beginning and intermediate fly-tiers ages 10 and older,...
03/16/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (March 15, 2017) - Governor Gina M. Raimondo testified today before the House Finance Committee in support of the Rhode Island Promise scholarship initiative which would guarantee every Rhode Island student with an opportunity to attend two years of college tuition-free. Her...
03/16/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that today Tevin Bruggs (age 23), of Cranston, was sentenced to life plus 60 years for the October 22, 2104 Providence shooting that left Terry Robinson dead and Delacey Andrade injured. Briggs had pleaded guilty in April 2015 to one count of...
03/16/2017
Position: Manager/Cake Decorator Job Number: 740403 Employer: LaSalle Bakery Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Director of Surgical Services Job Number: 736590 ...
03/15/2017
AGs: Reconsidering Standards Represents a Wrong Turn in Nation's Efforts to Fight Air Pollution and Protect Public Health and We Will Oppose It Today, Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin joined a coalition of states in expressing opposition to President Trump's action that...
03/15/2017
The Complainant alleged that the School Committee violated the OMA by improperly sharing her correspondence during executive session. The Complainant was unable to attend the meeting in question for unrelated reasons. The OMA provides that "[a]ny citizen or entity of the state who is aggrieved as...
03/15/2017
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. Roberto Acosta (age 28) 27 Clifton Street Central Falls, RI P1-2017-0687A</
03/15/2017
In observance of national Kick Butts Day, the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is recognizing teenagers and leaders in three communities for their work over the last year to pass local requirements aimed at keeping youth from accessing tobacco products in all forms, preventing nicotine...
03/15/2017
With growing pressure by special interests to push forward with the legalization of recreational marijuana in Rhode Island, Attorney General Peter Kilmartin, along with Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), the Ocean State Prevention Alliance, and What's the Rush Rhode Island, hosted a press...
03/15/2017
Position: Correctional Officer Recruitment Job Number: 738874 Employer: RI Dept. of Corrections Location: Cranston, RI $50,365 per year (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Materials Manager Job Number: 740384 <...