Fire Threatens Farm House in Newport 

Crews in the Newport area were out early Monday morning dealing with a structure fire in the chilly November air.The call came in at around 2:30 that there were flames showing at a large farmhouse on Hall Road in Newport.Crews from Pittsfield and Corinna assisted Newport in battling the blaze.Officials say that the home owner noticed the flames near an electrical outlet in the attached garage, and that he immediately went to work fighting the fire, and was instrumental in knocking down the blaze.There has been no word yet on the extent of the damages.