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  • Academic Achievements

    Bellevue UniversityRobin Soderblom of Newton received a master of science degree in management from ...
    July 28, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Iowa police investigate gunfire at pedestrian mall

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa City police say they have arrested a juvenile who was shooting a weapon into the air and are searching for another.
    July 28, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Worries about US consumers drag stocks lower

    NEW YORK (AP) — Investors got some bad news about the American shopper on Friday, driving down stocks and sending the Dow Jones industrial average to ...
    July 28, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Small businesses have until Aug. 11 to apply for SBA disaster loans

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small, non-farm businesses in 70 Iowa counties — including Jasper — and neigh ...
    July 28, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • US companies increasingly fish for growth overseas

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Major U.S. companies are starting to reap their most rapid growth in fertile lands of opportunity far from home.
    July 28, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Market Cafe restaurant opens at Hy-Vee

    Along with your groceries, you can now have a full-service, sit-down meal at the Market Café, located in the northeast corner of the Newton Hy-Vee. Op ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Youth productions at NCT tonight

    The Newton Community Children’s Summer Theater will present three plays beginning at 6:30 p.m. tonight, including “Hairum Scarum” and “Twinderella” by ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • School district to discuss state progress results

    Jim Gilbert was thrilled last year with the progress the Newton Community School District students made in the Adequate Yearly Progress report issued ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Dr. Edwards receives patient safety award

    The Patient Advisory Council at Skiff Medical Center recently presented a patient safety award to Dr. Pat Edwards of Newton Clinic for going above and ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • NASCAR Hauler Parade coming to Newton

    NASCAR and Iowa Speedway will team up to bring the NASCAR Nationwide Series Hauler Parade to downtown Newton beginning at 6 p.m. July 31.
    July 25, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Involuntary manslaughter charge dismissed in drug death case

    Judge Terry Rickers dismissed an involuntary manslaughter charge Monday against 29-year-old Newton resident Matthew A. McNeer.
    July 25, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Barn dance rain or shine

    An old-fashioned “barn” dance is set for 7 to 10 p.m. tonight at Woodland Park in Newton. There will ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • FSA county committee nomination period deadline nears

    The deadline to submit nominations for the Farm Service Agency Jasper County Committee is Aug. 1. The FSA-669A must be received in the county office b ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • 'Kellogg Konnection' set for Saturday

    Kellogg will host a family fun time called “Kellogg Konnection” from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Holmdahl Park in Kellogg.
    July 25, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • City of Newton seeking volunteers for 'Get To Know Newton'

    The City of Newton is seeking volunteers to help people “Get To Know Newton” at the upcoming Iowa Speedway races on Aug. 1 and 2.
    July 25, 2014 - 11:08 am
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