• Newton Waterworks audit released

    Nolte, Cornman & Johnson, P.C. Certified Public Accountants released an audit report on the Newton Municipal Waterworks in Newton.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:53 am
  • Career Discovery Day at DMACC Thursday

    Newton DMACC will host a Career Discovery Day from 9:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Thursday at the Newton campus. The event is a way for students in the eighth ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • Volunteer advocates needed to help survivors

    Newton Daily NewsThe Crisis Center and Women’s Shelter serves 12 South Central and South Eastern Iow ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:35 am
  • Community Calendar

    • Alcoholics Anonymous Beginner’s Support Group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:49 am
  • High court to consider state’s ban on voting by felons

    IOWA CITY — In a major voting rights case, the Iowa Supreme Court will consider whether to relax the state’s lifetime ban on voting by convicted felon ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:49 am
  • Trump and Sanders big winners, riding voter frustration

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders rode a wave of voter frustration with American politics to commanding vict ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:49 am
  • Newton jury finds man guilty of aiding in wife’s murder

    NEWTON — A Newton jury has convicted a man of helping his mother stab his wife to death in 2013. Jurors handed over the verdict Tuesday afternoon find ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • Senate OKs 4 percent hike in future K-12 school budget

    DES MOINES — The Democratic-controlled Iowa Senate has passed legislation that would establish future state aid for K-12 schools, though the funding r ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • College to hire shooting coach despite alumni objection

    INDIANOLA — An Iowa college is sticking with its decision to hire a full-time coach for its shooting sports club, despite opposition from alumni and o ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • County searches for storage for up to 700,000 documents

    CEDAR RAPIDS — Linn County will soon have to find a new home for thousands of court documents that are being stored in a rented space. The city of Ced ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • Some Republicans announce support for medical marijuana bill

    DES MOINES (AP) — Some Republican House lawmakers announced their support Tuesday for new legislation that would create a system for manufacturing, di ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • Egg council taking recipe suggestions for contest

    The Iowa Egg Council is holding a recipe contest that ends March 11.The contest is part of the counc ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • IUB outlines key issues in crude oil pipeline deliberations

    DES MOINES — The Iowa Utilities Board began deliberations Monday which could ultimately decide the fate of the proposed 1,134-mile Dakota Access crude ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • City allots conservative budget to stakeholders, organizations

    The Newton City Council took a hard line on stakeholder and organizational funding at its final budget workshop Monday.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • NCSD faculty visit grades 5-8 buildings in other cities

    As the Newton Community School District prepares to have grades 5 through 8 at one complex, a group of teachers and administrators recently made a sho ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 11:22 am