State Government Press Releases

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07/20/2015
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that the State's Pistol Revolver Test and Certification, otherwise known as the "Blue Card", will now be available at the Office of Customer and Technical Assistance, DEM Headquarters, 235 Promenade Street, Providence, RI. The...
07/20/2015
Position: Adult Therapeutic Specialist Job Number: 712181 Employer: Access Point RI Location: Cranston, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Line Operative 1st + 3rd Shift Job Number: 712458 Employer:...
07/19/2015
The Department of Health (HEALTH) recommends re-opening Fort Adams State Park Beach in Newport and King Park Beach in Newport for swimming. This recommendation is based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. HEALTH will continue to monitor the water...
07/17/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo signed an Executive Order today and announced the schedule for the annual Governor's Bay Day celebration on Sunday, July 26, 2015. The day includes family-friendly activities, and free parking at all Rhode Island state beaches, as well as fishing in...
07/17/2015
The Department of Health (HEALTH) recommends the closure of Fort Adams State Park Beach in Newport and King Park Beach in Newport to swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening when the areas are safe for swimming. Water...
07/17/2015
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. Leonard Murphy, age 48 406 8th Street Watertown, WI N1-2015-0173A
07/17/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today released the following statement on the announcement of the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate. "While Rhode Island's unemployment rate continues to improve, we are still not recovering at pace with the rest of the country....
07/17/2015
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today hosted a bill signing ceremony at Packaging and More in Central Falls to mark the passage of legislation requiring employers provide reasonable accommodations in the workplace for pregnant women and new moms (H 5674 and S 0276). "As a working...
07/17/2015
Cranston, RI Governor Gina Raimondo and members of her cabinet today took part in a briefing and discussion about hurricane preparedness and response, hosted by the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency. The purpose of the briefing was to bring together the Governor's Emergency Policy...
07/17/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Superior Court Justice Luis Matos sentenced Ernest Sabourin (age 75), with a last known address of 120 Earle Street, Central Falls, to 25 years to serve for two counts of first degree sexual assault, one count of second degree sexual assault, and...