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May 13, 2019
Brian North, Vice President Mike Pence and Tricia Hinz pose for a photo at the North Pole Restaurant and Newport Drug. Photo courtesy of Brian North
When the vice president surprise visits your restaurant
May 13, 2019 - 5:19pm
April 19, 2019
Starting Sunday, expect delays when traveling westbound on I-494 from Newport
April 19, 2019 - 9:20am
April 4, 2019
Flood waters from the Mississippi River innundate the property of Jim Walsh in Newport. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Newport man takes flooding in stride
April 4, 2019 - 11:52am
March 27, 2019
Don McCalvy, Sarah Serpico and Janette McCalvy were part of a group of volunteers from All Saints Lutheran Church who helped homeowner Sharon Marcotte (center) to sandbag her home in the flood-prone RIver Acres neighborhood in Cottage Grove. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Update: City, homeowners, volunteers prep for potential floods, logjams
March 27, 2019 - 1:42pm
March 13, 2019
With the completion of its single family home model, Bailey Meadows is officially open. Jackie Renzetti / RiverTown Multimedia
Bailey Meadows opens in Newport
March 13, 2019 - 5:00pm
December 12, 2018
Newport passes budget
December 12, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 27, 2018
A Nov. 26 fire destroyed a truck maintenance and storage facility in St. Paul Park. Submitted photo courtesy of Newport Fire Department
Update: Fire destroys Newport truck repair shop
November 27, 2018 - 4:34pm
October 31, 2018
John Bartl Hardware in Newport will close in December after 65 years, owner Tom Bartl said. "Business is OK, but it's not what it used to be," he said. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
After 65 years in Newport, John Bartl Hardware store closing its doors
October 31, 2018 - 10:43am
October 12, 2018
Zumbro House will include 200 units and some commercial space. This view is facing Ford Road. Courtesy of the city of Newport
Zumbro House secures park dedication credit
October 12, 2018 - 5:00am
October 3, 2018
Commerical and residential development, taxes: Here's where Newport City Council candidates stand
October 3, 2018 - 10:51am
Tom Ingemann
Ingemann: Past experience, business strategies in forefront
October 3, 2018 - 10:49am
Pauline Schottmuller
Schottmuller: Use past experience for future of city
October 3, 2018 - 10:49am
Elliott brings many angles of city experience
October 3, 2018 - 10:49am
Nathan Knox
Knox: Move forward with different strategies
October 3, 2018 - 10:49am
Anita Wasmundt
Leadership, volunteering background from Wasmundt
October 3, 2018 - 10:31am