• Newport mayor admits 2nd DUI
    October 03,2013
     

    Newport mayor

    admits 2nd DUI

    NEWPORT — The mayor of Newport has pleaded guilty to a second offense of driving while intoxicated.

    Paul Monette, 53, was sentenced Tuesday to perform 200 hours of community service.

    The Caledonian Record reports that the sentence includes a suspended six-to-18-month term, with two years of probation, a $750 fine, substance abuse screening and possible counseling and treatment.

    Monette suffered minor injuries when his vehicle rolled over on Interstate 91 in Barton on July 21.

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