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  • West Gate Skate open for the season

    "Is it sold?" "I s it not sold?" "Who’s running it?" Is it going to be open?" Those are questions p ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 12:24 pm
  • Upcoming Chamber Events

    Ribbon Cutting — The Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce has announced Cardinal Lanes as its newest member. Cardinal Lanes Ribbon Cutting ceremony ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Newton students tour Thombert, Inc. for Manufacturing Day

    Thirty-five Newton High School students in three Industrial Technology classes, taught by Todd Lucas, toured Thombert, Inc. on Friday as part of Natio ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • New photo book captures all of Iowa’s beauty

    Iowa residents Craig Farlinger and Mike Whye need no words to explain how incredible their home state is — the proof is in the 109 color photographs t ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • Delta Kappa Gamma meets Monday at Centre for Arts

    The members of Zeta chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma will meet at 5:45 p.m. Monday at the Centre for Arts and Artists.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Loebsack Rep to hold office hours in Newton

    Congressman Dave Loebsack will have a member of his staff in Jasper County for open office hours. Br ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Events

    • Women’s Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday at 219 N. Second Ave. W. in Newton.• Th ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:45 am
  • Two men charged with shooting trumpeter swans

    DAVENPORT — Wildlife officials say two Iowa men are facing charges after shooting protected trumpeter swans. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:43 am
  • Branstad’s new anti-bullying office raises questions

    DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad’s recent executive order to create an office for bullying prevention in Iowa schools bypasses years of failed legisla ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:43 am
  • Suspect in fight that injured Iowa principal turns himself

    GLENWOOD — Authorities say a former Iowa State basketball standout has turned himself in to police after a high school principal and two others were i ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:42 am
  • Police say Iowa man stabbed his brother during dispute

    SIOUX CITY — A northwest Iowa man has been arrested on suspicion of stabbing and injuring his brother.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:43 am
  • Woman faces arson, domestic abuse charges

    DAVENPORT — A Davenport woman faces first-degree arson and domestic abuse charges after she was accused of starting a fire in the apartment she shared ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:42 am
  • Children on board as Marshalltown man drove intoxicated

    A Marshalltown man is charged with four counts of child endangerment after authorities pulled him over while he was intoxicated Sept. 26. Juan R. Boni ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • Clean Power objectives provide Iowa with wind energy goals

    President Barack Obama and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the Clean Power Plan in August, unveiling a massive and nationwide set o ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • State Supreme Court session at NHS will give students rare glimpse at government

    The state supreme court doesn’t always make headlines. Any casual reference to “the” Supreme Court is usually about the federal one in Washington, D.C ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 11:02 am
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