State Government Press Releases

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05/13/2020
Governor Gina M. Raimondo and Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH, the Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) provided an update on Rhode Island's response to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis. Small business support: The state will be distributing 500,000 masks...
05/13/2020
PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is inviting Rhode Island farmers and food producers to participate in a webinar on Thursday, May 14 to learn how to apply for direct payments through the federal Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). The webinar will be hosted...
05/13/2020
PROVIDENCE, RI Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is reminding Rhode Islanders that they have until Tuesday, May 19, to submit mail ballot applications for the June 2 Presidential Primary. For the safety of voters and poll workers, Rhode Island's Presidential Primary will be a mostly mail...
05/13/2020
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Tonight on Facebook Live, Lt. Governor Dan McKee will host a two-part question and answer session focused on reopening strategies in other states and the impact of COVID-19 on the African American community. He will be joined on the first segment by fellow Lieutenant Governors...
05/13/2020
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is advising the public not to assume that finding a baby animal means it needs to be rescued. For example, a fawn lying on the ground hidden in grass or brush should not be considered abandoned; it should be left alone. ...
05/13/2020
Media Contact: Major Christopher J. Dicomitis, Administrative Commander and Public Information Officer, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5603 or rispdps@risp.gov At 3:40PM, Troopers arrested Keriann L. Lanois, age 24, of 1905 Mineral Spring Avenue, North Providence, Rhode Island for: 1)...
05/12/2020
Governor Gina M. Raimondo and Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH, the Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) provided an update on Rhode Island's response to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis. Workforce Stabilization Fund: A few weeks ago, the Governor announced...
05/12/2020
PROVIDENCE, RI-- General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today released the Rhode Island Treasury 2019 Annual Report, which outlines the positive impact of his Office's work to support small businesses, strengthen the State's pension system, protect student loan borrowers, support victims of domestic and...
05/12/2020
Providence, RI With Rhode Island's June 2 Presidential Primary election approaching, Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea will moderate a panel on Facebook Live on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 2 p.m. to address frequently asked questions about voting during the COVID-19 pandemic. For the safety of...
05/12/2020
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources and the Rhode Island Resource Conservation & Development Area Council, today announced $100,000 in grants to help farmers "green" their operations and...