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State: Newport City Council violated open meeting law

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The Newport City Council violated the Minnesota Open Meeting Law, a state agency concluded.

According to an advisory opinion issued Wednesday by the state Information Policy Analysis Division, the Newport City Council did not comply with the open meeting law when it failed to summarize the March 6 one-year performance evaluation of City Administrator Deb Hill at its next regular meeting, which was March 20.


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Emily Buss
Emily Buss joined the South Washington County Bulletin in February 2013. She covers local government in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport, along with other general assignment reporting. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
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