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  • Loebsack named as conferee on energy, natural resources

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — It was announced that Congressman Dave Loebsack will serve on the conference committee that will negotiate the final details of a c ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:19 am
  • Authorities: Iowa hit-and-run suspect reported car stolen

    COUNCIL BLUFFS — Authorities say a Nebraska man suspected in a fatal hit-and-run crash in Iowa told police his vehicle was stolen the night of the acc ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:18 am
  • Bettendorf principal under scrutiny in new state report

    BETTENDORF — A Bettendorf high school principal is facing scrutiny after a state report noted that he has a potential conflict of interest.
    May 27, 2016 - 11:17 am
  • DM police investigating fatal overnight shooting

    DES MOINES — One man has been killed in an overnight shooting in Des Moines.Police found the man at ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:17 am
  • Newton library plans summer reading kickoff event

    Holiday Weekend HoursThe Newton Public Library will be closed on Monday in observance of Memorial Da ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:18 am
  • Colfax couple arrested after 13-year-old child found driving vehicle

    Marijuana was found in a vehicle being driven by a 13-year-old resulting in child endangerment and other charges for a Colfax couple.
    May 27, 2016 - 12:26 pm
  • Rollover with child leads to OWI, endangerment charges

    A rollover accident involving a child resulted in a Runnells man's arrest for child endangerment and other charges.
    May 27, 2016 - 12:27 pm
  • A year in Newton: OPEN student wraps up year with host families

    Imagine if you had grown up in eastern Europe, were new to the United States, and one of your first stops was the Iowa State Fair.
    May 26, 2016 - 12:06 pm
  • Community Citizen Award

    Kellogg Lions Club 2016 Community Citizen Award was given to Stan Heidemann, center, at a recent meeting by Mary Ann Van Maaren, right, and Art Cooper ...
    May 26, 2016 - 12:37 pm
  • Citizens feeling safer in Newton, survey reveals

    Results from the 2016 Community Attitude Survey show citizens find Newton a safer community than two years ago. More than 600 citizens participated in ...
    May 26, 2016 - 12:07 pm
  • The Farmer’s Wife wins Newton Main Street’s Open 4 Business contest

    The Farmer’s Wife has won Newton Main Street’s 2016 Open 4 Business contest, Newton Main Street announced Wednesday.
    May 26, 2016 - 12:03 pm
  • Vernon names SanMar as Supplier of the Year

    The Vernon Company recently recognized SanMar with the 2015 Supplier of the Year Award during the company’s annual National Sales Meeting held April 1 ...
    May 26, 2016 - 12:23 pm
  • City offices closed Memorial Day

    All City offices will be closed Monday in observation of Memorial Day. Westwood Golf Course will be open regular business hours.
    May 26, 2016 - 12:09 pm
  • NPD to host Coffee with a Cop June 3

    Officers from Newton Police Department will come together with community members June 3 in an informal setting to discuss issues, build relationships ...
    May 26, 2016 - 12:10 pm
  • Trash pick up in Prairie City

    Trash and yard waste scheduled for Monday in Prairie City will be picked up June 3. ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:48 am