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  • Commercial Vehicle Group to close plant in eastern Iowa

    MONONA — Another eastern Iowa manufacturer has announced it will close its doors. Commercial Vehicle Group will close its plant in Monona, Iowa. The s ...
    July 21, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Microsoft planning third center in central Iowa

    WEST DES MOINES — Microsoft is seeking some state aid for a third data center in West Des Moines.Sta ...
    July 21, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Authorities say inmate attacked officer

    MOUNT PLEASANT — Authorities say a corrections officer at the Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility is recovering from cuts, bruising and swell followi ...
    July 21, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Infant dropped off at Mason City fire station

    MASON CITY — An infant dropped off at the Mason City fire station has been turned over to state authorities.
    July 21, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Farmer pleads guilty in federal loan fraud case

    CEDAR RAPIDS — A Charles City-area farmer has pleaded guilty to selling more than 90,000 bushels of corn that was pledged as collateral on federal Far ...
    July 21, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Go & Do

    1. Rock the Library6 to 8 p.m. FridayNewton Public LibraryFolk & Roll duo, The High Crest, will perf ...
    July 21, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Hy-Vee, Bar S issue food recalls

    Two major companies announced food recalls this week.Tuesday, Bar-S Foods Company announced it is re ...
    July 21, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • Public input sought for comprehensive plan

    Two open houses are planned to get public feedback on work taking place on Newton’s Comprehensive Plan.
    July 20, 2016 - 12:16 pm
  • Breckenridge leads fundraising in House District 29

    The campaign of Wes Breckenridge raised more cash contributions than Iowa House District 29 opponent Patrick Payton has raised recently, but Breckenri ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:52 am
  • Bird Watching on the Prairie set for Saturday

    Would you like to learn more about birds on the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge prairie?Come to ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:05 pm
  • County partnering with Colfax for road repair

    The county, along with the city of Colfax, is moving forward with a road repair project.The Jasper C ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:58 am
  • First Lutheran corn boil ready for another year

    It’s that time of year again. The First Lutheran Church is hosting its annual Corn Boil from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the church, 309 E. Third St. N.
    July 20, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Helping others drives Dynasty Cab for 10 years

    When Kay Martin and her late husband Lonnie Martin, Newton, started Dynasty Cab more than 10 years ago, they drove 24/7 in a 1976 Chevy van.
    July 20, 2016 - 11:56 am
  • Kids get fancy at Fancy Nancy Tea Party

    Girls of all ages came out to sample fancy tea, hear a fancy story and create a fancy craft at the Fancy Nancy Tea Party on Tuesday at the Newton Publ ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • Upcoming activities at Lake Red Rock

    There’s always something happening at Lake Red Rock. Check out these upcoming activities:• Saturday ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:03 pm