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Update on Drought in Newport

The heavy rains on Tuesday did little to help Newport’s drought. According to Superintendent of Newport Water and Sewer, Robert Naylor, ground water levels are still low and the water from the rain is runoff water but the rain helped

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Newport Experiencing Drought Conditions

Newport is experiencing drought conditions, and the town has begun the first phase of its water conservation program according to Robert K. Naylor, Superintendent of Newport’s and Water and Sewer Department. All nonessential water use is prohibited for Town use,

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Drought Eases

According to DES, the drought has eased in NH due to the latest precipitation. Normal conditions have returned to the northern third of the state and along the seacoast. The state’s southern two-thirds is abnormally dry. Most of the drinking

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