State Government Press Releases

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06/12/2018
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that yesterday a Providence County Superior Court jury found Carlos Rivera (age 52), of Central Falls, guilty of one count of first degree child molestation and two counts of second degree child molestation. The jury returned the verdict after four...
06/12/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is reminding registered voters to visit vote.ri.gov by Thursday, June 14 and check their party affiliation. June 14 is the party disaffiliation deadline for the September 12 primary. "I want to make sure that every registered voter has the...
06/12/2018
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today joined a coalition of 16 attorneys general that submitted comments to the Department of Education opposing Secretary Betsy DeVos' proposal to delay and replace a federal regulation, the Program Integrity and Improvement Rule, which provides consumer...
06/11/2018
WARWICK, RI - Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea convened elections officials from every city and town to participate in Rhode Island's first-ever elections tabletop exercise to better prepare them for challenges they may face on Election Day. "As elections officials, it is our job to ensure...
06/11/2018
"Today the Supreme Court of the United States voted 5-4 in favor of Ohio Secretary of State John Husted's new process that allows for the purging of eligible voters from Ohio's voter rolls under certain circumstances triggered by not voting. I am disappointed with the Supreme Court's decision...
06/11/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is asking the public to report sightings of wild turkey hens both with brood and without to help with research efforts. The Department is currently evaluating the state's wild turkey population which is believed to be...
06/11/2018
Meadowlark, Inc., located at 132 Prospect Avenue in Middletown, 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, including drinking and...
06/11/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is advising the public that Silver Spring Lake in North Kingstown will receive the first of two treatments to control infestations of invasive weeds including variable water milfoil and fanwort this week. The weed control...
06/11/2018
Monday, June 11 Position: Distribution Center Job Fair Job Number: 801888 Employer: Amazon Distribution Center Location: Millford, MA $13.25 per hour (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Ward Secretary/CNA Job Number:...
06/09/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Venda Ravioli recalled approximately 672 pounds of frozen meat ravioli products on Friday. The recall was announced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) (link to announcement below). The frozen meat ravioli items...