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  • Iowa lawmakers head back to Capitol as they try to adjourn

    DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa lawmakers are headed back to the Capitol as they attempt to adjourn the 2017 legislative session.
    April 21, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • awmakers OK bill defunding Planned Parenthood

    DES MOINES (AP) — The Republican-controlled Iowa Legislature has approved a budget bill that would give up millions in federal Medicaid money to remov ...
    April 21, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Nurse pleads guilty to stealing painkillers

    OSAGE — A June sentencing is scheduled for a Mason City woman accused of stealing painkillers from patients in Osage and St. Ansgar while working as a ...
    April 21, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Former teacher pleads not guilty to sex charges

    DES MOINES — A former teacher is scheduled to go on trial in Des Moines June 26 on allegations that he had inappropriately touched and kissed students ...
    April 21, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • McKibben will seek Iowa Board of Regents presidency

    COUNCIL BLUFFS — Regent Larry McKibben says he’s seeking to become the next president of the Iowa Board of Regents starting May 1.
    April 21, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Uncle chained up teenage runaway to keep him home

    PEOSTA (AP) — The parents and uncle of a 13-year-old Iowa boy and frequent runaway are accused of padlocking a weighted chain around his waist to him ...
    April 21, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Iowa Veterans Home leader to run veterans affairs

    MARSHALLTOWN — A top leader of the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown is returning to her old job of running veterans affairs.
    April 21, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Fundrasing performance of ‘Pvt Wars’ set for Tuesday at NCT

    Newton Community Theatre will presents its award-winning production of “PVT Wars” by James McLure at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The performance is a festival fun ...
    April 21, 2017 - 10:50 am
  • Ex-US attorney will join Iowa law firm

    CEDAR RAPIDS — A top federal prosecutor from Iowa asked to resign by President Trump last month is joining a Cedar Rapids law firm.
    April 21, 2017 - 9:57 am
  • MAT athletes compete at Indianola meet

    Indianola was the site for the MAT Tumbling/Trampoline Team as they competed at a USTA tumbling, trampoline and double mini trampoline event.
    April 21, 2017 - 9:57 am
  • Newton Daily News recently asked students at Thomas Jefferson Elementary “Who or what makes you laugh?”
    April 21, 2017 - 9:57 am
  • Brit Floyd Brings ‘Immersion World Tour 2017’ to Des Moines

    DES MOINES — Des Moines Performing Arts is pleased to announce that tickets for Brit Floyd — “Immersion World Tour 2017” will perform at 7:30 p.m. Jul ...
    April 21, 2017 - 9:55 am
  • Homebuying 101 event set for Monday at Newton library

    Peeps Diorama ContestEntries Due May 1 — Give us a “Peep” into your favorite book. The library is ho ...
    April 21, 2017 - 9:50 am
  • Winfield awarded Iowa Walking College Fellowship

    Jasper County Health Department’s Public Health Coordinator is working to promote walk-ability in the community through a fellowship granted by the Io ...
    April 20, 2017 - 11:25 am
  • Bartello resigns from NCSD, accepts position in Johnston

    Thomas Jefferson Elementary Principal Tom Bartello is wrapping up his final year in the Newton Community School District. Starting next school year, B ...
    April 20, 2017 - 11:23 am