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Meyer Distributing to set up shop in Newport
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Meyer Distributing to set up shop in Newport
The former Raceway to Fun site will be one of over 65 U.S. locations for Meyer Distributing. Meyer has claimed part of the 83,000 square feet...
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October 10, 2017
Newport to invest in, assess for pricey improvements to draw development
The city has developed a plan to run utilities to all the currently unserved areas of Newport. Though not all areas will be built out with utilities...
October 10, 2017 - 3:40pm
October 5, 2017
Newport man receives year of probation for Springfield gun burglary
One of four men accused of stealing guns from a town of Springfield home last fall will serve one year of probation. A St. Croix County Circuit...
October 5, 2017 - 9:04pm
September 30, 2017
Ramsey/Washington Recycling and Energy Center practices to cut back landfill dumping
The Ramsey/Washington Recycling and Energy Center has enacted new waste protocols aimed to keep more waste out of landfills. Starting Jan. 1,...
September 30, 2017 - 10:45am
September 12, 2017
Cities propose small levy increases for 2018
Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport have planned their 2018 property tax levies. Each city will adopt a final levy in December. The city...
September 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
Newport Fire Department meat raffle set for Sept. 15
A meat raffle to benefit the Newport Fire Department will begin at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, at the Clover Leaf Bar & Grill, 2146 Hastings Ave., Newport. Everyone is invited to take part.
September 12, 2017 - 1:27pm
September 9, 2017
A play raise: Donation will pay for playground upgrade at Newport Elementary
Newport Elementary School will get a much-needed upgrade to its playground, thanks to a donation from MidWestOne Bank. Barbara Lacher, second...
September 9, 2017 - 8:00am
August 21, 2017
PHOTOS: Hundreds enjoy Pioneer Day in Newport
Sun was the only thing missing from the Aug. 13 Pioneer Day in Newport. More than a century old, the annual civic party drew hundreds to Heritage...
August 21, 2017 - 2:26pm
August 17, 2017
A saintly donation: Businesses present area firefighters with pendants
Over 100 Cottage Grove, Newport and St. Paul Park firefighters are receiving a unique token of protection from Selvig Jewelers and 22 other businesses...
August 17, 2017 - 3:48pm
August 16, 2017
Raceway to Fun undergoing rapid transformation in Newport
Builders are making quick work of the former Raceway to Fun site on Hastings Avenue now that ground has broken on the first of two combination...
August 16, 2017 - 3:27pm
August 9, 2017
Full house for Newport's Red Rock Square move-in
All units of the Red Rock Square Apartments, the first multi-family housing built in Newport in 30 years, were filled by new residents Aug. 3...
August 9, 2017 - 9:01am
August 8, 2017
A Night Out to remember: South Washington County parties make public safety accessible
Fifty parties spanned south Washington County Aug. 1 for National Night Out and Night to Unite festivities in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and...
August 8, 2017 - 3:15pm
August 3, 2017
Newport development proposes nearly 200 homes
Preliminary plans for the Catherine Drive development project propose about 200 homes between La and Ria lakes by The Golden Valley Land Company....
August 3, 2017 - 1:48pm
July 28, 2017
Newport council fines Opinion Brewing for violation
Opinion Brewing Co. owes the city $1,000 after violating their temporary certificate of occupancy.
July 28, 2017 - 3:18pm
Newport teen flying high with Vikings and Valkyries in Circus Juventas
When Thor is angry, the Earth trembles. The nine Norse realms are roiled by the theft of Thor’s hammer in “Nordrsaga,” this year’s student...
July 28, 2017 - 2:14pm