State Government Press Releases

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07/09/2015
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and the Department of Health (HEALTH) are advising people who live in the East Bay Village area of West Main Road, Middletown that a feral cat in the area tested positive for rabies. The cat is described as a medium-sized, black, short...
07/09/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that on July 2, 2015, Sterling Stevens pleaded guilty before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to multiple charges relating to the October 21, 2014 armed attempted robbery and shooting at the Baez Market on Public Street in Providence. Stevens...
07/09/2015
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Fish & Wildlife will offer the fourth annual "Women's Day at the Range" on Saturday, August 1 at the Great Swamp Shooting Range in West Kingston. The free event is designed to introduce women to the world of shooting sports.
07/09/2015
Position: Carpenter II Job Number: 711997 Employer: Hinckley Hunt Location: Portsmouth, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Home Improvement Outreach Recruitment Job Number: 712336 Employer: RI...
07/08/2015
The Department of Health (HEALTH) recommends the closure of Atlantic Beach Club in Middletown, Easton's Beach in Newport, and North Kingstown Town Beach in North Kingstown to swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening when...
07/08/2015
CRANSTON, RI - The State of Rhode Island today announced that the following state agencies at the Pastore Complex in Cranston have been impacted by a power outage in the area. Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV): The DMV in Cranston is closed. It is recommended that those needing to use DMV...
07/08/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that yesterday Justin Pine (age 27), of 702 Main Street, Pawtucket, RI, pleaded nolo contendere before Superior Court Magistrate John F. McBurney to possession of a firearm after being convicted of a crime of violence and possession of a firearm...
07/08/2015
Agreement prevents future resales by debt buyers, targets "zombie debts," halts collections on 528,000 consumers State of Rhode Island to Receive $239,955 Payment from Chase Chase Bank USA N.A. and Chase Bankcard Services Inc. will reform its unlawful credit card debt...
07/08/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced Dr. Ken Wagner as her choice to lead the Rhode Island Department of Education. Wagner, who is stepping down as the senior deputy commissioner for education policy for the New York State Department of Education this month,...
07/08/2015
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. Daniel Tejeda, age 28 17 Van Buren Street Providence, RI P1-2015-2222A The...