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  • Man pleads not guilty to knowingly spreading HIV

    CORALVILLE — A 34-year-old Coralville man accused of knowingly spreading HIV has pleaded not guilty.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Officials investigate explosion, fire at apartment near ISU

    AMES — Authorities are investigating the cause of a small explosion and fire at an apartment complex near Iowa State University that injured one perso ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Aviation boom

    Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two-part series. Part two will publish in Tuesday’s Newton Daily News.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:18 pm
  • ‘Pawn Stars’ celebrity endorses Rubio for president

    Rick Harrison from the TV show “Pawn Stars” made an appearance Saturday morning at Bridgehouse Coffee in Newton to stump for presidential candidate Ma ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • Hometown Hearing opens to meet local need

    Helping people hear what matters. That is the goal of the new hearing clinic, Hometown Hearing, and its owner Jacob Levsen. The business at 118 First ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:21 pm
  • Weather, low turnout dampens Colfax Mineral Springs Days

    COLFAX — A low turnout from weather, competition of other area events and what organizers see as a lack of community engagement plagued Friday and Sat ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Newton resident wins home weatherization prize

    Tammy Mortensen of Newton, was the winner of a $500 home weatherization at the Hometown Rewards Block Party last May. She and her husband Dan decided ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:25 pm
  • Rocking with Justin Roberts

    Children’s musician Justin Roberts sang, danced and interacted with the lively crowd of kids at the Maytag Bowl Saturday. Roberts was the main event a ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • Man stabbed at Sugar Grove Vineyards

    A Belmond man was arrested after allegedly stabbing a man in the arm at Sugar Grove Vineyards on Saturday night.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:34 am
  • Iowa Workforce Development releases annual economy report

    DES MOINES — As the Iowa economy continues to grow and Iowa’s unemployment rate is seventh-lowest in the country, rising consumer confidence and a str ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • United Way of Jasper County to kick off annual campaign

    "If you can get by one month with help, that might save you from the next year of financial difficultuies because you really just needed to make the d ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • US stocks open modestly lower, led by energy sector

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening modestly lower, led by another decline in energy shares as the price of oil slips.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Successful Iowa State Fair for treasure hunters

    DES MOINES — State Treasurer Michael L. Fitzgerald announced that thousands of Iowa State fairgoers discovered lost treasures. “Claims totaled more th ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • September 11 Firefighter’s Memorial Service

    On Sept. 11, the Fire Department will be having its Annual Memorial Service in remembrance of Sept. 11, 2001. This is the 14th anniversary of the date ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • Events

    • Newton Farmers Market will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday on the north and west sides of the Jasper County Courthouse in Newton. For more information, conta ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 8:34 am
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