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Delivering worthwhile local news is truly a community-wide effort. It takes a dedicated crew and a loyal readership working together to make it happen. If you appreciate what we do, please consider supporting us today! 

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What’s Up Newp is free to read, and always will be, but we need your support to keep it that way. 

Since 2012, What’s Up Newp has been keeping readers in the know of what’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport. Today, our Newport-owned-and-operated independent business needs your support as we continue to grow to cover more of the things and topics you care about.

Delivering worthwhile local news is truly a community-wide effort. It takes a dedicated crew and a loyal readership working together to make it happen. If you appreciate what we do, please consider supporting us today! 

We value local independent news, information, and journalism.  We hope you do too. Please consider becoming a What’s Up Newp Supporter today.

Your support/membership supports our locally-owned and independent online news organization , our work and crew, and says that you believe that supporting independent local online news means a better community for all of us!

Thank you for your support,

~ Ryan Belmore and the What’s Up Newp Crew