State Government Press Releases

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09/17/2018
"THIS IS A TEST. THIS IS ONLY A TEST." FEMA, in coordination with the FCC, will conduct a national test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA), known as the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS), to be held on Thursday, September 20, 2018. These...
09/17/2018
As part of work to ensure patient safety, the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is now accepting applications for analytical laboratories in Rhode Island that want to be licensed to sample and test medical marijuana. Application instructions and the application form are available at www....
09/17/2018
WARWICK- Schools, movie theatres, concerts, even shopping centers can be targets for active shooters. Unfortunately, these horrific incidents have all too often...
09/17/2018
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) is proud to announce the awarding of $128,000 in federal grant money under the FY2018 Department of Homeland Security Non-profit Security Grant Program (NSGP) to five non-profit organizations in the state. NSGP seeks to integrate the...
09/17/2018
Monday, September 17 Position: Direct Support Professionals Recruitment Job Number: 817219 Employer: James L Maher Center Location: Middletown, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Lead Technology...
09/16/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 9:46 AM, Troopers arrested Amy Clements, age 35, giving no permanent address, for: 1) Obstructing Officer in Execution of Duty 2) Resisting Legal or Illegal Arrest 3) Weapons other than Firearms Prohibited 4)...
09/15/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 No arrests to report.
09/15/2018
MEDIA CONTACT: Major Dennis B. Fleming, Detective Commander (#401-764-5605) Captain Gerald M. McKinney, Assistant Detective Commander (#401-764-5153) Arrest: 18RIX1-590-AR Location: North Scituate On September 14, 2018 at 8:30 am, members of the Major Crimes Unit arrested...
09/14/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that test results from one mosquito pool, or sample, from a trap set in Pawtucket has been confirmed positive for West Nile Virus (WNV). The finding is not unexpected. New England states currently are in the...
09/14/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is taking a look back at three centuries of voting with the latest exhibition opening at the Rhode Island State Archives entitled Voting in Rhode Island: 380 years of 'I voted'. The exhibition includes 19th and 20th century ballots and ballot...