drinking water http://ripr.org en Newport Drinking Water Exceeds Safety Standard http://ripr.org/post/newport-drinking-water-exceeds-safety-standard <p>Newport residents received notice this week that levels of some cancer-causing chemicals in their water have exceeded what’s allowed by the federal government. It’s no emergency, but the city is upgrading its treatment facilities to prevent possible long term health effects<strong>.</strong></p> Thu, 09 May 2013 18:20:31 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 14952 at http://ripr.org Newport Drinking Water Exceeds Safety Standard