State Government Press Releases

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08/19/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Watson Reservoir in Little Compton, Lawton Valley Reservoir in Portsmouth, and North Easton Pond in Middletown because of blue-green algae (or...
08/19/2016
The Rhode Island Violent Fugitive Task Force observed Pedro Torres, age 36, in the area of the Marriott Hotel and the Rhode Island Department of Health on Orms Street, in the City of Providence at approximately 1:15 pm today, August 19, 2016. Torres is wanted by the Puerto Rico Police Department...
08/19/2016
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. Kelvinson Rojo (age 26) 43 Marietta Street, Apt 1 Providence, RI P1-2016-2437AG Joshua...
08/19/2016
Asian Longhorned Beetle, Emerald Ash Borer have potential to cause extensive tree damage PROVIDENCE –The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is asking the public – and in particular, those in regular contact with trees – to report sightings of the Asian Longhorned Beetle (
08/19/2016
Position: Uniform Room Seamstress/Tailor Job Number: 730811 Employer: Cintas Corporation Location: Lincoln, RI $15.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Electrician Job Number: 730339 Employer: Candela Systems ...
08/18/2016
New figures released today indicate that the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation's marketing efforts, in conjunction with the state's tourism regions, are producing positive results. According to data from STR, Inc., a leading global travel-industry monitoring service, shows that hotel room revenue...
08/18/2016
Position: School Bus Drivers and Monitors Job Number: 730626 Employer: City of Cranston Location: Cranston, RI $16.32 to $19.14 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Bilingual Call Center Representative Job Number: 730502<...
08/17/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Ken Ayars, chief of the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Division of Agriculture will be available to answer questions about the State's new Farmland Acquisition Program (FAP). FAP, which was approved by voters as part of an environmental bond in 2014,...
08/17/2016
Issues Statewide "Drought Advisory" to Raise Awareness of Dry Conditions PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo is issuing a statewide "Drought Advisory," based on indicators and assessments from the state's Drought Steering Committee. "Rhode Islanders should be aware the state will...
08/17/2016
Rhode Island now has two accredited public health entities—the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Brown University School of Public Health—which have launched a new academic partnership aimed at building healthy communities and creating a hub of public health research and innovation...