NEWPORT â€“ Carlton Bickford, 76, of Glover, entered a not guilty plea to first degree murder in the shooting death of his friend Rachel Coburn, 72, of Barton. He was ordered held without bail. Bickford, head bowed, left the crowded courtroom with the despondent air of a man who had already been sentenced.
It's the annual maple producers show case, Maplerama, and this year it was held in Orleans County. For more on this story, read Tuesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for July 30, 2013.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ An electric scooter caused a strong burning smell at Bel-Aire Center Friday. It was strong enough for staff at the center to call the fire department. Read about this story in Tuesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for July 30, 2013.