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  • City OKs compliance standards set for Newton Municipal Airport

    The Newton Municipal Airport — Earl Johnson Field has established a set of minimum standards to help regulate both air travel and the airport in Newto ...
    Nov. 22, 2017 - 9:29 am
  • Successful Operation Christmas Child at Newburg Chester Church

    The Newburg Chester Church reports delivering a record 343 filled shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child, Samaritan’s Purse mission project.
    Nov. 22, 2017 - 9:26 am
  • Amenities added at Newton Interstate 80 exit

    Two sets of tables and benches along with a pet waste receptacle are now available for roadside stoppers and trail goers at the I-80 exit 164 intercha ...
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Bleeker looking to expand miniature pig requirements

    Joy the miniature pig has become a staple at the Capitol II Theatre in Newton but current city code prohibits her from getting a companion to join in ...
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 10:39 am
  • Cards House of Apparel

    Clothing closets in the Newton Community School District, like the Cards House of Apparel at Newton High School, assist more than 100 students annuall ...
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 10:40 am
  • Substance Abuse Coalition defines legislative priorities

    With the upcoming legislative session fast approaching the Jasper County Substance Abuse Coalition is looking at legislative priorities for the coming ...
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 10:39 am
  • Club News

    Chapter K-EN T.T.T.Chapter K-EN T.T.T. met at the Congregation UCC church at 2 p.m. Nov. 14. The day ...
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 9:55 am
  • St. Nick’s receives donation

    REG donated $500 to St. Nick’s Christmas Club. Pictured from left, Lyle Maxwell, plant operations supervisor,  Lisa McKinney, St. Nick’s treasurer and ...
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 10:26 am
  • Man gets 45-year sentence for two stabbings

    CEDAR FALLS — A Cedar Falls man accused of stabbing two people has taken a plea deal. Court records say 30-year-old Adam Jacobsen pleaded guilty Monda ...
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • Man gets 37 years for slaying of woman

    CEDAR RAPIDS — A man accused of killing a 62-year-old Cedar Rapids woman has been sentenced to 37 years in prison.
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • 1 man dies, two officers injured in shooting

    DAVENPORT — A man died and two Davenport police officers were injured in an early morning weekend shooting.
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • Man pleads guilty to beating estranged wife’s boyfriend

    ELKADER — A Monona man who authorities say forced his way into his estranged wife’s home and beat her boyfriend has pleaded guilty.
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 9:53 am
  • Parolee charged with killing second man after release

    IOWA CITY (AP) — A parolee charged with killing an Iowa City cab driver in June is also responsible for the April shooting death of a bail bondsman in ...
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • Nebraska gives long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline new life

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska regulators Monday approved a Keystone XL oil pipeline route through the state, breathing new life into the long-delayed ...
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 9:53 am
  • Iowa officials seeking more families to foster children

    SIOUX CITY (AP) — Iowa officials are hoping more people will consider taking in foster children, with more than 4,000 in need of a home.
    Nov. 21, 2017 - 9:53 am