State Government Press Releases

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08/01/2014
The following lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from August 2-8. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RIDOTNews for up-to-the-minute travel information. Interstate Highway...
08/01/2014
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.The Providence County Grand Jury reported out an indictment charging multiple...
08/01/2014
PROVIDENCE, RI -- Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis has released the dates of upcoming VOTER ID events. This year, poll workers will ask voters to show a current and valid photo ID when they vote at their polling place. "Voter ID strengthens the public's faith in the integrity of our...
08/01/2014
*** August 10, 2014 is Deadline to Register to Vote in September Primary Election *** PROVIDENCE, RI - Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis is reminding Rhode Islanders that they have until Sunday, August 10, 2014, to register to vote in the September 9th, 2014 Primary Election. "I want to...
08/01/2014
As of today, August 1, 2014, Rhode Island has begun screening all infants born in the state for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID). This Immunodeficiency is a rare disease that causes dangerously low levels of white blood cells, which protect the body from infection. Babies with SCID appear...
08/01/2014
Position: Technical Assistant Job Number: 700292 Employer: American Mathematical Society Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Plasterer Job Number: 700290 Employer: Davenport...
07/31/2014
Department of Health (HEALTH) officials recommended re-opening Warren Town Beach in Warren 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...
07/31/2014
Acting on information that Rhode Island consumers are once again being targeted by a phone scam involving the IRS, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin renewed efforts to warn Rhode Islanders and share information on what to look for and how to avoid being scammed. In this most recent wave of...
07/31/2014
Contact: Lieutenant Colonel Michael J. Winquist, Deputy Superintendent/Chief of Field Operations Telephone: (401) 444-1002 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent, of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, announces that there will be an Awards...
07/31/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Ricardo Florez, age 51, with a last known address of 27 Summit Street, Central Falls, was sentenced on Tuesday to 20 years, with eight to serve and the remainder suspended with probation, for one count of second degree child molestation. Florez...