State Government Press Releases

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11/16/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Jennie-O Turkey Store Sales is recalling 91,388 pounds of raw ground turkey products that may be associated with an illness outbreak of Salmonella. The raw ground turkey products items were produced on September 11, 2018....
11/16/2018
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. Miguel Colon (age 30) 45 Capron St. Providence, RI P1-2018-3309A
11/16/2018
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that he has filed an amicus curiae (friend of the court) brief today with the Supreme Court of the United States asking the high court to review and reverse the First Circuit Court of Appeals' decision in Congregation Jeshuat Israel v. Congregation...
11/16/2018
The Statewide Grand Jury has completed its investigation into the facts and circumstances surrounding the non-fatal shooting of Dyewane Traynum by a member of the Providence Police Department on October 14, 2017. The Grand Jury has determined that the actions of the officer were legally justified.
11/16/2018
Guided hike kicks off at 1 p.m. in George Washington Campground in Glocester as part of annual Black Friday event PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is hosting a guided hike at George Washington Campground, in Glocester, on Friday, November 23. The one...
11/16/2018
Colonel Ann C. Assumpico, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Director of the Department of Public Safety, announces that an investigation by members of the Rhode Island State Police High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Task Force and the Glocester Police Department has...
11/16/2018
WARWICK, R.I. This weekend, volunteers from across Rhode Island will assemble hundreds of care packages for Rhode Island service members and local veterans as part of the 16th Operation Holiday Cheer. On Saturday, November 17th, volunteers will collect and sort donations from the public from...
11/15/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists that this weekend it is beginning a $42.6 million construction project to rehabilitate bridges that carry I-295 at its interchange with Routes 6 and 6A in Johnston (Exit 9). This work will require temporary traffic...
11/15/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists of a traffic pattern change for a section of the Washington Bridge, which carries I-195 West from East Providence to Providence. This change will allow for continued rehabilitation of this important structure, which is...
11/15/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will be stocking 2,000 hatchery-raised trout in four ponds across Rhode Island next week in advance of Thanksgiving weekend a popular time for recreational fishing. "I hope anglers of all ages will take time on...