State Government Press Releases

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06/01/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI – This month, Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea will highlight the burning of the HMS Gaspee with the Treasures from the Archives exhibition series. Documents related to events before and after a group of Rhode Island colonists burned the British Schooner will be on view in the...
06/01/2016
Visits Woonsocket Pre-kindergarten Program to Highlight Importance of Education Investments PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo visited the Woonsocket Head Start Child Development Association classrooms to urge legislative leaders to approve her FY 2017 budget, which includes $5.2...
06/01/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that General Mills is recalling certain Gold Medal flour, Wondra flour, and Signature Kitchens flour products as part of an investigating into an ongoing, multistate outbreak of E. coli. Authorities have been researching 38...
06/01/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is scheduled to reopen the Clarence L. Hussey Memorial Bridge in Wickford for the summer months, three weeks ahead of schedule, by the end of the day on Saturday, June 4. The bridge has been closed for repairs since April 1 and was originally...
06/01/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Fausto Balbi (age 32), of Providence, pleaded nolo contendere yesterday before Superior Court Magistrate John J. Flynn to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses for collecting more than $11,000 in unemployment insurance benefits while...
06/01/2016
Cranston, RI - The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) advises Rhode Islanders to prepare for the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season, which begins June 1st and extends through November 30th. "The time to prepare for hurricane and tropical storm season is now," said Governor Gina...
06/01/2016
Position: Residential Construction Workforce Partnership FREE Job Bank Job Number: ---- Employer: RI Builders Association Location: https://rcwpjobs.com/ --- (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Teller Job Number: 726776 Employer:...
05/31/2016
Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that through a partnership with General Dynamics Electric Boat, six career and technical schools will be able to offer training to prepare students for careers in marine industries. "We are committed to helping our students build the skills that matter...
05/31/2016
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced today mosquito larvicide will be available to communities tomorrow to help control mosquito populations statewide. WHEN: Wednesday, June 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. WHERE: Building #75, East Farm; University...
05/31/2016
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is advising the public to avoid approaching fawns that may appear abandoned. Unless a dead doe is found nearby, fawns are not considered abandoned. During the first week following birth, fawns are incapable of following...