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June 5th, 2013
Sarah Elliott never let dwarfism slow her down, and now the college grad is raising funds to attend a convention in D.C. that will further her goal of helping others. For more of this story, read Thursday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 6, 2013.
Just when you think you know what you want to do when you grow up, something comes along and changes your mind. That was the experience for some of the students participating in the Lake Region job-shadowing internships. Read about it in Wednesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 5, 2013.
Newport City may be on the verge of settling a lawsuit with a Newport City woman who claims that Seth DiSanto, while a city police officer and before he was hired as chief of police, used "excessive force" while trying to serve a ticket on her one night. Read more about this in Wednesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 5, 2013.
When you put about 30 librarians together, you expect to hear a discussion about books. But Tuesday's meeting of the Northeast Librarians proved the contrary. To learn more about what libraries are doing these days, read Wednesday's edition of the Newport Daily Express for June 5, 2013, then visit your local library and find out! There's more between those walls than books.
A lot of changes are expected to hit the NEK, and the Newport Justice Center is partnering with other organizations to address potential challenges. For that, the center has been awarded a grant. Read more about it in Tuesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 4, 2013.
Some one or some thing turned a perfectly good railroad crossing signal into scrap metal in Orleans. Anyone with information is pleased asked to call the Vermont State Police. In the meantime, look twice and listen well when crossing the tracks! Story in Tuesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 4, 2013.
A Newport woman died in a tragic accident at the Newport Car Wash when a fire suppression system went off. For more on this story, read Monday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 3, 2013.
United Christian Academy held it's 2013 Graduation Saturday. Read the story and see the photos in Monday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 3, 2013.
Cruzin' for Cancer brought 103 motorcyclists and car buffs to a rally at Wayne's Snack Bar. Read more about this story and how much money they raised in Monday's edition of the Newport Daily Express for June 3, 2013.
Bears have been getting a bit bold lately, coming into Newport, Troy and Jay and getting into garbage and bird feeders. Read about this in Friday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for May 31, 2013.