State Government Press Releases

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03/09/2018
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced today that Tony Gonzalez (age 31), of Providence, was sentenced to consecutive life sentences plus 30 years by Superior Court Justice Daniel A. Procaccini for the January 22, 2012 murder of 23-year-old Carl Cunningham. In October 2017, Gonzalez was...
03/09/2018
PROVIDENCE -The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces a series of free fly-tying workshops, beginning next week, at public libraries in Charlestown, Middletown, Portsmouth and Little Compton. Participants will learn how to make their own freshwater flies over several...
03/09/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 No arrests to report.
03/08/2018
The Precautionary Boil Water Advisory that had been in place for South County Business Park has been lifted. South County Business Park, located at 567 South County Trail in Exeter, was required to issue a Precautionary Boil Water Advisory because the water system lost pressure. Before...
03/08/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo released the following statement today on the January 2018 jobs report: "Rhode Island has come a long way since 2014 when the state's unemployment rate was the highest in America. Today, it's in line with the national average and there are more jobs in...
03/07/2018
Rhode Island Treasurer Seth Magaziner today released Treasury's 2017 Annual Report which highlights progress made toward improving the state's economy, strengthening its pension system and finding ways to put Treasury's resources to work for Rhode Islanders. "As Treasurer, I remain committed...
03/07/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced it will begin work March 12, 2018 on a multi-bridge project in East Providence and Providence that will make repairs to five bridges, including replacement of two structurally deficient bridges. The $20.7 million I-195...
03/07/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising pet owners that the J.M. Smucker Company is withdrawing certain canned dog food products from its Gravy Train, Kibbles 'N Bits, Ol' Roy, and Skippy brands due to the potential for pentobarbital contamination. The withdrawn products were...
03/07/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Olli Salumeria Americana is recalling 3,946 pounds of ready-to-eat meat products because of possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The products were sold at Whole Foods locations in Rhode Island. They were sold under...
03/06/2018
The South Shore Mental Health Center, located at 4705A Old Post Road in Charlestown, is required to issue a precautionary boil water notice to its customers because the water system lost pressure. Customers should boil vigorously for at least one minute all water used for human consumption,...