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Newport man killed Sunday in rollover
A single-vehicle crash killed a Newport man early Sunday morning. Christopher Kelly, 33, was driving south on Highway 280 and exiting to Eastbound...
6 hours 49 min ago
March 12, 2018
Odor ordinance in place for partnering cities Newport, South St. Paul
NEWPORT — After several months in the making, Newport has finally passed an odor ordinance mirroring South St. Paul's that will allow the...
March 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
March 9, 2018
Solar to cover Newport Public Works energy
NEWPORT — Newport Public Works is going solar. Public Works Supervisor Bruce Hanson has been working for years on a plan to install a small...
March 9, 2018 - 5:49am
March 8, 2018
After mitigation attempts, city pulls Opinion's liquor license
NEWPORT — The city council pulled Opinion Brewing's liquor license at the March 1 meeting following the Jan. 1 condemnation of the building,...
March 8, 2018 - 10:00pm
County board discusses TIF lawsuit in closed session
NEWPORT — The Washington County Board held a closed session on a court case still brewing, though it had been dismissed back in January....
March 8, 2018 - 7:49am
February 28, 2018
News briefs: Adopt a park sign-up open; Board of Commissioners seeks placeholder
St. Paul Park will be establishing a garden club this year, after residents asked for one. Council member Bruce Zenner, who is the liaison for the parks and recreation commission, said they decided to go forward with it at the last commission meeting. Mayor Sandi Dingle said it will...
February 28, 2018 - 2:27pm
February 23, 2018
Advanced Disposal loses Newport operations
NEWPORT — Newport has pushed Advanced Disposal out of the city. Advanced Disposal, headquartered out of Florida with a Minnesota office...
February 23, 2018 - 7:49am
January 25, 2018
Several vehicles crash and stall during blizzard conditions
The region made it through the Monday, Jan. 22, blizzard without any fatalities, though not without any incidents. Cottage Grove public safety...
January 25, 2018 - 1:48pm
January 18, 2018
Judge dismisses TIF case
A lawsuit filed against the Washington County Community Development Agency by Newport business owners over a TIF (tax increment financing) district...
January 18, 2018 - 6:06am
January 10, 2018
Newport considers supported apartment development
Zumbro House has made a preliminary proposal for a supported-living apartment building on the north end of the city. The company is looking at...
January 10, 2018 - 8:30am
January 9, 2018
City of Newport condemns Opinion Brewing building
Newport's Opinion Brewing Co. building was condemned by the city Jan. 1. The city had given them a six month temporary certificate of occupancy...
January 9, 2018 - 6:14pm
January 6, 2018
Newport public safety reports: Thefts, distrubances
A pallet jack, dolly and hand tools were taken from a vehicle in the 1600 block of Fourth Avenue Dec. 20. A padlock was removed from the truck...
January 6, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 2, 2018
Newport to crack down on odor emitters
Newport is reaching across the river to South St. Paul to combat odor emissions from the the most complained about facilities: Sanimax and the...
January 2, 2018 - 9:01am
December 28, 2017
Slippery snowfall creates dangerous commute, Highway 61 traffic crashes pile up
A slick Highway 61 caused at least two dozen crashes during the all-day snowfall Dec. 28. Most crashes caused only minor injuries and minor damage,...
December 28, 2017 - 4:34pm
December 19, 2017
Newport branching out with parks
A master plan is in the works for a riverside park in Newport, along with parks planning for the city's several other parks. The city has purchased several properties north of 16th Street and east of Cedar Lane that they plan to convert into a park on the Mississippi River.
December 19, 2017 - 3:22pm