town (1991 pop. 5,273), S Man., Canada, SW of Winnipeg. Located in an agricultural region, it has farm machinery and food- and fiber-processing plants. There is a government experimental farm in the town.
PEOPLE suffering the effects of exposure to toxic chemicals through sheep dipping deserve an apology from a government that has important questions to answer, according to Newport East MP Jessica Morden.
Newport MPs Paul Flynn and Jessica Morden said that the 150 staff axed in 2011 when the centre in Newport stopped processing applications and became a smaller customer support centre should be reinstated.