State Government Press Releases

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05/18/2018
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. Alexandro Brown (age 20) No Permanent Address P1-2018-1259AG The...
05/18/2018
State signs 'Clean Seas Pledge' at today's Volvo Ocean Race 'Ocean Summit' PROVIDENCE At today's Volvo Ocean Race Ocean Summit at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Director Janet Coit said Rhode Island has joined the fight to address...
05/18/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI There was truly a strolling thunder at the State House Wednesday afternoon. DHS staff, advocates, community partners, supportive legislators, educators, parents and dozens of babies and toddlers crowded the Rotunda, Bell and State Rooms to advocate for high quality child care...
05/18/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo released the following statement today: "There are no words to express the horror of today's shooting at Santa Fe High School. Andy and I are praying for the victims and their families. As we mourn those senselessly killed and injured, we also mourn...
05/18/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- In the week Treasurer Magaziner's announced 8,000 Rhode Islanders will be automatically reunited with their missing money this week, more than 1,700 additional claims have submitted through the Treasurer's website findRImoney.com. On Monday, Treasurer Magaziner announced...
05/18/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 1:43PM, Troopers arrested Sarina Dunham, age 45, of 211 Curran Road, Cumberland, RI for: 1) Possession of Controlled Substance I-V (Cocaine). The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Route 146 South in the...
05/21/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - In accordance with a Presidential Proclamation, Governor Gina M. Raimondo has ordered that the U.S. and Rhode Island flags at all state facilities and buildings be flown at half-staff until sunset on May 22, 2018 in honor of the victims of today's school shooting in Santa Fe,...
05/17/2018
Charlestown Elementary School will be providing bottled water to students and staff because high lead levels were detected in drinking water samples collected at the school on May 16th. The exceedances were identified at two taps in the school. Bottled water will be provided until corrective...
05/17/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today unveiled a new vehicle that will greatly increase the Department's ability to maintain its bridges with regular cleanings to remove road salts, sand and other debris. RIDOT purchased a fleet of six of these tanker trucks, which are...
05/17/2018
Continuing his commitment to provide additional transparency on Rhode Island's public finances, Treasurer Seth Magaziner today announced the launch of a new, dedicated information platform for bond investors at RhodeIslandBonds.com. "Bonds are essential to finance projects that improve schools,...