State Government Press Releases

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08/20/2015
Position: Acoustic Ceiling/Drywall Installer Job Number: 713242 Employer: AA Ceiling Location: Cranston, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Warehouse Operators Job Number: 713474 Employer:...
08/19/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that on Monday, Daniel Serrano, age 67, with a last known address of 339 Oakland Avenue, Providence pleaded nolo contendere before Superior Court Justice Kristin E. Rodgers to second degree murder for the 1990 murder of 32-year-old Michael Holliday. ...
08/19/2015
PROVIDENCE, RI - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and the Department of Health (DOH) today reported that an August 12 sample of mosquitoes collected in the central area of North Kingstown has tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV). The mosquito is a species that can...
08/19/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo's Overdose Prevention and Intervention Task Force met for the first time today to kick-start the development of a statewide strategy to prevent and treat drug addiction and reverse the rising tide of overdose deaths in Rhode Island. Task force co-...
08/19/2015
A Special Election for South Kingstown Town Council will be held on Tuesday, September 22, 2015. Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is reminding voters in South Kingstown that the deadline to register to vote in this election is Sunday, August 23. State law requires voters to be registered at...
08/19/2015
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and the Department of Health (RI DOH) are advising people who live near Roy Carpenter's Beach, South Kingstown, that a skunk in the area tested positive for rabies. The skunk attacked a person on Saturday, August 15. The skunk was...
08/19/2015
1,000 Free Trees to Be Provided to Rhode Island Homeowners This Fall PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management, through a partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation in cooperation with the RI Tree Council and the RI Nursery and Landscape Association, will be providing 1,000 free...
08/19/2015
Position: Taxi and Limo Drivers Recruitment Job Number: 714007 Employer: Corporate Transportation of RI Location: Providence, RI $11.00 to $15.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Machine Operator 1 Job Number: 713387 ...
08/18/2015
Providence -- The Department of Health and the Department of Environmental Management are advising people to avoid contact with Warwick Pond in Warwick due to a detected blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) bloom in the pond. Blue-green algae causes toxins that can harm humans and animals. ...
08/18/2015
Rhode Island to Receive $760,000 from Settlement Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced today that Rhode Island, along with 48 other states, has reached a $71 million settlement with Amgen Inc. to resolve allegations that Amgen unlawfully promoted biologic medications...