State Government Press Releases

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06/12/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is investigating a cluster of five cases (four cases in May and one in February) of human illness due to Salmonella Braenderup linked to exposure to backyard chicks. Rhode Islanders are reminded to practice good hygiene around live poultry to protect...
06/19/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today signed an Executive Order reaffirming Rhode Island's commitment to the principles of the Paris Climate Agreement. The day after President Trump announced his disappointing decision to pull the United States out of the historic climate accord,...
06/19/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo, Senator Jack Reed and Goldman Sachs Executive Vice President John F.W. Rogers today celebrated the first graduation of the 10,000 Small Businesses program in Rhode Island, which expands access to capital and provides practical business education for...
06/12/2017
On June 12, 2017, Courtney Hawkins started as the new Director Nominee of the state's Department of Human Services. The Rhode Island native, a South Kingstown High School graduate, brings nearly 17 years of accrued skills with her to lead the agency's dedicated staff. She interned at the...
06/12/2017
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is predicting that air quality will once again reach UNHEALTHY levels statewide during the afternoon and late into the evening on Monday, June 12. The very warm weather along with favorable conditions for ozone formation will...
06/12/2017
Position: Insurance Agents and Managers Recruitment Job Number: 754868 Employer: Combined Insurance Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Inbound Sales Consultants Job Number:...
06/09/2017
Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner joined a group of treasurers and investors in sending a joint statement to Congress opposing the "Financial CHOICE Act" which drastically reduces corporate accountability and denies all but the wealthiest shareholders the ability to influence company...
06/10/2017
RIDOH Recommends Reopening Goddard Memorial State Park Beach for Swimming The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Goddard Memorial State Park Beach for swimming. The beach had been closed because of high bacteria counts. The beach is located in East Greenwich. When...
06/10/2017
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is predicting that air quality will reach UNHEALTHY levels statewide during the afternoon and late into the evening on Sunday, June 11. The very warm weather along with favorable conditions for ozone formation will result in...
06/09/2017
PROVIDENCE, RI Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea today announced that 7 Rhode Islanders have filed to run for Senate District 13. They are: Michael Smith, Republican David Allard, Democrat Dawn Euer, Democrat John Florez, Democrat David Hanos Jr., Democrat Kimberly Ripoli, Independent ...