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  • Sacred Heart to host Year of Mercy celebration

    Sacred Heart Catholic Church will host Deanery Wide Celebration Inaugurating the Year of Mercy at 7 p.m. Dec. 7 at the church, 1115 S. Eighth Ave. E. ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Kellogg UMC to host free dinner

    Kellogg United Methodist Church will host a free sharing supper at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church, 417 Second St. in Kellogg.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:48 am
  • Club News

    Chapter K-EN TTTChapter K-EN T.T.T met on Nov. 10 at First Congregational Church. The day started at ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:43 am
  • Jasper County Board of Health seeks letters of interest

    The Jasper County Board of Health is accepting Letters of Interest to provide public health nursing services.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Community Calendar

    • Alcoholics Anonymous Beginner’s Support Group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • ‘Wrappin’ with the Oldies’ event in Colfax

    The Colfax Historical Society is once again hosting a “Wrappin’ with the Oldies” Craft and Vendor event from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the community roo ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • UnityPoint Health to form insurance company

    DES MOINES — Des Moines-based hospital and medical clinic company UnityPoint Health is getting into the health insurance business. The company said Tu ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Man convicted in Iowa hit-and-run gets prison

    SIOUX CITY — A Nebraska man convicted in the hit-and-run death of an Iowa man who was trying to help him has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Three injured in Lytton protein processing plant explosion

    LYTTON — Three people have been taken to hospitals in serious condition after an explosion at a protein processing plant in Iowa. The Sac County Sheri ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Iowa senators seek to halt Medicaid privatization in DC

    DES MOINES — Three Iowa Senate Democrats plan to meet with federal officials in Washington on Wednesday in hopes of stopping implementation of Gov. Te ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Man who used hammer to beat dog is sentenced

    MASON CITY — A 63-year-old Mason City man who used a hammer to beat his dog has been given probation. George Harrington was sentenced on Monday to 60 ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • 14th Annual Arts & Crafts comes to Iowa State Fairgrounds

    Make plans now to attend the 14th Annual Arts & Crafts on Friday through Sunday at the Varied Industries Building on the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Locations annouced for Tour of Homes

    The 2015 Newton Tour of Homes will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 5.On the tour this year ar ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Man attacks woman with hammer, faces attempted murder charge

    A Newton man has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly assaulting a female victim with a hammer.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Downtown business owner wants Thunder Nites moved

    Downtown business owner and recently elected city council member Jeremy Biondi requested Thunder Nites bike night move from its current location in do ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:16 am