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Orleans Superior Court: Christian Cornelius Found Competent

September 23, 2014

After undergoing a court-ordered psychiatric evaluation, Christian Cornelius, 32, of Newport was found competent. Cornelius remains in jail at Northern State Correctional Facility in Newport because he has been unable to post bail.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.

Newport City Aldermen Discuss Safety Of Railroad Trestle

September 23, 2014

NEWPORT CITY – The safety of the Landing Street railroad trestle continues to concern the city council.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.

Derby Development: Dunkin Donuts Receives Local Permit Again

September 23, 2014

DERBY — The Planning Commission here unanimously granted site plan approval Monday for the proposed development of a Dunkin Donuts shop on the Derby Road.
The project remains in the Act 250 review process.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.

Newport City Residents Concerned About Railroad Bridge Safety

September 22, 2014

NEWPORT CITY – Some residents here are concerned that the railroad bridge over Landing Street is deteriorating and unsafe.
Jim Sheltra, who lives near the bridge, first noticed problems that include holes in supporting pillars a year ago.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Tuesday for the complete story.

Rail Company Looking To Increase Train Traffic

September 22, 2014

Officials from The Central Maine and Quebec Railroad, the company that operates from Newport north, hopes to increase its train traffic in this region.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Tuesday for the complete story.

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