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  • Outdoor Expo this weekend

    The opportunity for families to experience the fun of Iowa’s outdoors is right around the corner. The Iowa Outdoor Expo is Saturday and Sunday at Wate ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:24 am
  • Duck hunting seasons to start soon

    Iowa has had a wet start to summer and now a wet end to summer filling wetlands and marshes across the state and flooding crop fields in certain areas ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:25 am
  • Crisis Intervention Services forming new youth council

    OSKALOOSA — Crisis Intervention Services is excited to announce the formation of a new Youth Media Advisory Council.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:25 am
  • Club Notes

    Chapter K-EN TTTChapter K-EN T.T.T. held a dinner picnic meeting Sept. 13 at First Presbyterian Chur ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • Man found guilty of killing girlfriend last year

    VINTON — A Benton County jury has found David Miller guilty of a lesser offense in the death of his girlfriend, whose body was found beside a stolen t ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • Flooding follows heavy rainfall in northeast Iowa

    HAWKEYE — Authorities say flash flooding is occurring across several counties in northeast Iowa, thanks to heavy rains. The National Weather Service s ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • Former city clerk convicted in child sex case

    LAWTON — A former city clerk in northwest Iowa has been convicted after making a plea deal in a Nebraska child sex case.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • Ex-Burlington councilman seeks new trial in sex case

    BURLINGTON — A former Burlington city councilman found guilty last month of four felony counts of sexual abuse involving teenage girls is asking for a ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:20 am
  • ISU research park faces big loss in firm’s bankruptcy

    AMES (AP) — The Iowa State University Research Park is facing a major financial loss after a once-promising tenant was allowed to fall behind on rent ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:20 am
  • Groups wants Branstad to back moratorium on hog confinements

    DES MOINES (AP) — A new consortium of environmental groups is asking Gov. Terry Branstad to support a statewide moratorium on new and expanded hog con ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:20 am
  • Election set for Dec. 27 to fill seat after senator’s death

    DES MOINES — A special election has been scheduled to fill the District 45 seat left open by the recent death of Iowa Democratic Sen. Joe Seng. Gov. T ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • Task force looking into security, pipeline protesters’ clash

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A joint task force of North Dakota and federal officials is investigating a clash between Dakota Access pipeline protesters and pri ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:20 am
  • Third Ron Paul aide gets prison time for campaign violations

    DES MOINES (AP) — The deputy manager of Ron Paul’s 2012 presidential campaign was sentenced Wednesday to three months in prison for conspiring to cove ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:19 am
  • Grassley says Planned Parenthood not intentionally ‘de-funded’

    Sen. Chuck Grassley conducts weekly radio interviews with the media. Recently, the Newton Daily News had the chance to ask him some questions, includi ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:58 am
  • Newton YMCA celebrates Appreciation Month

    Part of a YMCA’s mission is to help improve the quality of life for area residents. Tuesday, the Newton YMCA’s administrators hosted an event designed ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:43 am