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Newport’s Deliberative Session Leaves Budget Unchanged

The 47 voters at Newport Deliberate session had no objections to the warrants that kept the Town’s budget level funded.  Town Manager Paul Brown said he saw a lot of support. Article 16 that asks if the town should consider

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Newport Man Suffers Critical Injuries While Logging

A Newport man is in critical condition at D.H.M. C. after a logging accident in Croydon, Tuesday morning. Croydon Police Chief Richard Lee says Corey Swenson was felling a tree when it struck a large branch of a nearby tree

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Democrats Follow Ruebens to Appearances

Jim Reubens spoke to Sullivan County Republicans and two employees of the democrat party last night. The democrat workers are a constant at Reubens’ appearances where they video his appearances. Reubens explained to the audience who they were and warned

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Sarah Josepha Hale Memorial In The Works for Newport

A memorial to honor Sarah Josepha Hale, Newport native who wrote Mary Had a Little Lamb and who was responsible for President Lincoln declaring Thanksgiving a national holiday is in the planning stage. The memorial is being funded by a

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NMHS Dramatic Society Presents Play

After a hiatus of eight years the Dramatic Society of Newport Middle High School presents a compilation of scenes, Grace, Looks Get in the Way, and The Boy who Cried Genie this Friday and Saturday. The show starts at 6:00

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Ruger Gun Range a Go Despite Noise Complaint

After a four and a half hour public hearing the Newport Planning Board unanimously approved the Mountain View Gun Range. The plan passed with the conditions, that the fence be maintained and in working order, the range is to be

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SUV Crashes into Sugar River Bank

The driver of a Toyota Rav 4 was trying to parallel park at shortly after 5 pm on Friday evening when he stepped on the gas instead of the brake. No one was injured and no harm done to the

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Thieves Steal 2 Trucks and 4 Wheeler

Using a stolen truck from an ex-police officer in Windsor VT, thieves stole a four-wheeler from a Newport resident on Croydon Brook Rd, and abandoned the stolen truck. While Newport police were seeking the individuals in the woods the thieves

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Today is Patti Warren Day in Newport NH

Chair of the Newport Board of Selectmen, Virginia Irwin made proclamation for June 12 to be Patti Warren Day. Warren is retiring at the end of this school year as principal for Richards and Towle Elementary Schools. Irwin chose June

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Newport to Graduate 31 State Scholars

Newport High School has 31 State Scholars graduating on Thursday, June 14. The students will wear Medallions to signify their acceptance and completion of the rigorous curriculum throughout their studies at Newport High School. Stephanie Ayotte,Justin Beauchaine, Amada Bolduc, Cole

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