Partly Cloudy
59°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast
Pro Football Weekly Updated Draft Guide


  • Iowa college planning $50M in campus improvements

    DAVENPORT (AP) — A Davenport college is unveiling plans for more than $50 million in campus improvements that includes student housing, building upgra ...
    May 22, 2017 - 11:11 am
  • Modern, collaborative furniture will highlight remodeled media center

    The PCM Community School District Board of Education approved several payouts Monday for the district-wide renovation project, but one had a particula ...
    May 22, 2017 - 11:49 am
  • Newton DMACC to offer early childhood education certificate

    The Des Moines Area Community College Newton Campus will be offering an Early Childhood Education program in the fall semester. The Early Childhood Ed ...
    May 22, 2017 - 11:11 am
  • National Honor Society member wins national scholarship

    Emily Miller, a senior and member of the National Honor Society at Newton Senior High School, has been named one of 400 national semifinalists in the ...
    May 22, 2017 - 11:11 am
  • Newton man graduates from Evangelical Seminary

    MYERSTOWN, Pa. — John Bazal, of Newton, graduated from Evangelical Seminary in Myerstown, Pa., on May 12.
    May 22, 2017 - 11:10 am
  • Local students honored at Graceland University

    LAMONI — The honor roll lists for Graceland University’s 2017 spring term have been announced. Lauren Clark, of Newton, has been named to the presiden ...
    May 22, 2017 - 11:10 am
  • Newton Community Schools offers free summer meals

    Newton Community Schools will be participating in the Summer Food Service Program.Meals will be prov ...
    May 22, 2017 - 11:10 am
  • Iowa to pay $6.5M to settle landmark sports bias lawsuits

    IOWA CITY (AP) — The University of Iowa will pay $6.5 million to settle discrimination lawsuits filed by former athletic administrator Jane Meyer and ...
    May 22, 2017 - 11:05 am
  • Meet Iowa State extension’s newest horticulture, foods program coordinator

    There is a new face at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach office of Jasper County who is ready to assist the community with horticulture ...
    May 19, 2017 - 10:46 am
  • Community honors law enforcement officers at courthouse ceremony

    Jasper County residents showed their support for local law enforcement and honored fallen officers at the Jasper County Peace Officer Memorial on Thur ...
    May 19, 2017 - 10:45 am
  • Berg construction bid, new WEST principal on school board agenda

    Some important items of business will be before the Newton Community School Board of Education at Monday’s meeting.
    May 19, 2017 - 10:07 am
  • Marketing board looking at tourism efforts for Newton

    The Newton Community Marketing Board met for its regular monthly meeting to discuss the continued marketing efforts for the city.
    May 19, 2017 - 10:48 am
  • Iowa Youth Chorus planning summer camp

    Iowa Youth Chorus is offering a Children’s Choral Camp at the Newton Public Library for children ages 7 to 11.
    May 19, 2017 - 10:04 am
  • Thousands at Water Festival

    Two thousand fifth graders from more than 80 Iowa school districts took part in the day-long 2017 Iowa Children’s Water Festival held on the Des Moine ...
    May 19, 2017 - 10:04 am
  • Prairie Pig Out and Bike Night

    The Prairie City EMS is partnering with Wilkie’s Garage and Stampede to host its inaugural Prairie Pig Out and Bike Night Saturday, combining a meat s ...
    May 19, 2017 - 10:03 am