State Government Press Releases

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09/07/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) reports that peach season is underway in Rhode Island. Now through late September, locally-grown peaches will be available at numerous orchards and farmers' markets throughout the state. DEM Director Janet Coit knows...
09/07/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI With the State Primary less than a week away, Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea today announced how state and local elections officials are working to improve access to the ballot box while protecting the integrity of every vote. Key among these efforts are collaborations with...
09/06/2018
The five water systems serving parts of South Kingstown and Narraganset that are under a boil water advisory began resampling yesterday to determine whether the water from those systems is again safe to drink. Test results showing the absence of bacteria in the water are required every day for...
09/06/2018
240 Professionals Selected, Average Award of More Than $3,600 PROVIDENCE September 6, 2018 - Governor Gina M. Raimondo and the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation today announced that the recipients of the third round of Wavemaker Fellowship awards have been selected. Following a...
09/05/2018
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today joined a coalition of 14 attorneys general urging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Acting Director Mick Mulvaney to continue protecting the rights of consumers against credit discrimination under the Equal Credit Opportunity...
09/04/2018
The location where Narragansett and South Kingstown residents who are affected by the current boil water advisory can get bottles filled with clean water has been moved from the Kingston Fire Station on Bills Road to West Kingston Park, located at 3840 Kingstown Road, in West Kingston. Residents...
09/04/2018
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with Ducks Unlimited, will offer a youth waterfowl orientation and training workshop from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, September 19 at the Great Swamp Field Headquarters in West Kingston. The workshop will...
09/04/2018
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. Marcell Monteiro (age 19) 33 Collins St. Attleboro, MA P1-2018-...
09/04/2018
Monday, September 3 Position: General Warehouse Worker Recruitment Job Number: 817006 Employer: CVS Health Distribution Location: North Smithfield and Woonsocket, RI $12.12 to $14.65 per hour (as seen on Channel 12) Position:...
09/02/2018
Since Aug. 31, a boil water advisory has remained in place for customers of five public water systems serving parts of Narragansett and South Kingstown because E. coli bacteria was found in the water supply. There is no change to the advisory, and all customers should continue to boil water until...