Unofficial Results: RSU 19 Budget Passes 

Voters in the Newport area accepted their school department’s $22.6 million budget Tuesday night. RSU 19 superintendent Gregg Potter tells TV 5 that preliminary budget referendum results show that seven of the eight district towns passed the proposed spending plan.The unofficial tally is 969 yes, 692 no. Nearly twice as many voters turned out than on the first attempt on June 18th.