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Communication and connectivity: Ethiopian 'Immersion Lab' in Woodbury prepares to wrap up proposals
State of the city: Development on the horizon in Newport
'Iron Curtain' tales reach the screen: Woodbury Romanian tell her stories in new documentary
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A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
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May 10, 2017
Newport mail thieves apprehended
Two St. Paul residents were arrested April 28 for stealing mail from three residences in Newport. Jeffrey Wiedell, 31, and Emily Elton, 27, were...
May 10, 2017 - 9:08am
April 25, 2017
Lund: Newport TIF district illegal; Mayor’s comments conflict with city position
Mayor Dan Lund's opposition to the Washington County Community Development Agency-run TIF (tax increment financing) district is in the forefront...
April 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
April 12, 2017
Newport's Sixth Street fishing pier project ditched
The Newport City Council voted against granting a variance required to pass engineering designs of an handicapped-accessible path to the pie...
April 12, 2017 - 8:30am
Cottage Grove cyclist injured in crash with semi-truck
A Cottage Grove cyclist was hospitalized following a crash involving a semi-truck in Newport.
April 12, 2017 - 7:21am
March 29, 2017
Wakota Bridge stacking work could be delayed to 2019
Work on Interstate 494 near Newport could take place in 2019, a year later than initially anticipated.
March 29, 2017 - 3:28pm
Blues from Brazil on tap Wednesday in Newport
Guitarist Joe Filipovich and Brazilian harmonica player Indiara Sfair will give a free concert April 5 from 8-11 p.m. at Opinion Brewing, 374...
March 29, 2017 - 9:37am
A new sergeant in town: Harrell prepares to lead Newport deputies
Though he admits he's got a lot to learn about the city, Bill Harrell is looking forward to working in Newport. The 18-year Washington County...
March 29, 2017 - 8:30am
March 21, 2017
Newport ordinance restricts offender residency
The city of Newport is tightening restrictions on where predatory offenders can live.
March 21, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 15, 2017
Three streets to be rebuilt in Newport
From May to September, 10th and Fifth avenues, along with 11th Street, will undergo full street and utility reconstruction.
March 15, 2017 - 8:30am
March 10, 2017
Newport police reports for March 10: Domestic, disturbance, suspicious activity
Recently reported criminal activity
March 10, 2017 - 7:00am
March 9, 2017
Special TIF bill supported without Newport mayor
The Washington County Community Development Agency, with the support of the city of Newport, will seek state legislation regarding their TIF...
March 9, 2017 - 8:30am
March 5, 2017
Newport police reports for March 5: Drunken driving, suspicious activity, domestic
Recently reported criminal activity in Newport.
March 5, 2017 - 8:00am
February 24, 2017
First Newport TIF update shows slow, steady progress
The Washington County Community Development Agency, the organization overseeing the TIF (tax increment financing district) near Highway 61 and...
February 24, 2017 - 8:30am
February 23, 2017
Knitting with memories: Every shawl holds a story for Gesling
Newport Linda Gesling has a hand-knit shawl for every week of the year and a narrative to match each one. Ever since her mother helped her learn...
February 23, 2017 - 3:39pm
February 22, 2017
Newport plans redevelopment of old public works site
The old public works site may get a fresh look as a residential lot in the coming years. The Newport City Council voted 5-0 on Feb. 16 to approve...
February 22, 2017 - 4:00pm