State Government Press Releases

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05/20/2019
Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner this week is hosting the largest meeting of the National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) in the organization's history, with nearly 750 attendees from across the country convening in Providence for the 2019 Treasury Management Training Symposium.
05/20/2019
In a leading effort to protect its residents from skin cancer, the Ocean State deploys public natural sunscreen dispensers at all state beaches and parks this summer. Providence, RI (May 20, 2019) RI Governor Gina Raimondo and US Senator Jack Reed join Rhode Island Department of Health, Rhode...
05/20/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 9:34 AM Troopers arrested William Gately, age 49, of 203 Park Avenue, Cranston, RI for: 1) Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Domestic Simple Assault, originating out of the Providence Police Department 2) Third...
05/19/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 10:33 AM Troopers arrested Samantha Lamoureux, age 35, of 159 Central Street, Central Falls, RI for: 1) Fugitive from Justice on the original charge of Possession of Schedule I-IV, originating out of the Seekonk...
05/18/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 9:50 PM, Troopers arrested Debra A. Tereshka, age 53, of 46 Scenery Lane, Johnston, RI for: 1) Superior Court Warrant for Failure to Appear/ Ability to Pay for Possession of a Controlled Substance I-IV, originating...
05/17/2019
Sprague Operating Resources LLC receives, distributes, and stores liquid asphalt and other oil-based products at its facility on Allens Avenue. PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) has issued a Notice of Violation (NOV) to a Providence business for alleged environmental...
05/17/2019
PROVIDENCE, R.I. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and the Rhode Island Division of Statewide Planning will hold two informational workshops this month to gather public input on the draft Rhode Island Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP). The SCORP...
05/17/2019
A recall has been issued for Karawan brand Tahini sold in 16-ounce jars and 39-pound buckets that were imported from Palestine between December 2018 and January 2019. These products have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal...
05/17/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced an updated schedule for the temporary traffic pattern change with lane closures on Route 6 just west of the Hartford Avenue exit in Providence for the rehabilitation of the Woonasquatucket River Bridge. The changes are in...
05/17/2019
Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that Alan Pickens (age 22) of Providence, pleaded nolo contendere to one count of carrying a pistol without a license and possession of a firearm by a prohibited person. Superior Court Magistrate Richard D. Raspallo sentenced Pickens to 10 years with 5...