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  • Nimmo receives diploma from Indian Hills

    OTTUMWA — Indian Hills Community College has released the names of the students who completed their graduation requirements at the end of the 2014 fal ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Vanderlaan named an Outstanding Student at AIB

    DES MOINES — Kayla Vanderlaan, of Newton, has been recognized as an Outstanding Business Administration Student by the faculty at AIB College of Busin ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Three Newton residents receive diplomas

    ANKENY — Des Moines Area Community College has released the names of the students who completed their associate of arts graduation requirements at the ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Spy’s parents search for son after Cuba-US deal

    HAVANA (AP) — The parents of convicted spy Rolando Sarraff Trujillo feared the worst when their son failed to call home from prison and they were told ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Hack attack spurs call for more NKorea sanctions

    WASHINGTON — Suspicions that North Korea was behind a destructive hacking attack against Sony Pictures and a threat against movie theaters are intensi ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Pakistan: 77 militants killed after school massacre

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani warplanes and ground forces killed at least 77 militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border, officials ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:52 am
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  • Car runs into house after collision with truck

    A Cardinal Cab Company car ran into a D&D Program house after colliding with a truck at 403 E. Fourth St. N. Wednesday.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Wellness Coalition plans upcoming event

    Discussions continued about upcoming events including the 2015 Kick Off at the Newton High School, the Wellness Leaders Workshop and Newton Talks at t ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Hello, auditions!

    Newton High School held auditions Wednesday for its spring production of "Hello, Dolly!", set for the weekend of March 6-7.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • St. Nicks gets help from wrestlers

    The Newton High School wrestling team helped by lending a hand to St. Nicks Christmas Club on Wednesday afternoon at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Scouts give to St. Nicks

    Local Cub Scout Pack 354 Webelos 1 adopted a St. Nicks Christmas Club family. Pictured, from left, are Michael Gill, Kenny Chartier, Keyten Doland, Al ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Capitol Issues

    The following is the first in a three part series of discussions over topics effecting Jasper County and Iowa citizens ahead of the 2015 Iowa Legislat ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Rotary donates to YMCA

    A check for $1,500 was presented to the Newton YMCA by the Newton Rotary Club. It is being presented to, from left, Frank Buckley CEO and Karen Parmon ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Effort to draft Warren into ‘16 race lands in Iowa

    DES MOINES — Liberal activists eager to draft Sen. Elizabeth Warren into a run for president are bringing their effort to Iowa, the pivotal early-voti ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:28 am
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