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  • Sioux City man gets life term for shooting death

    SIOUX CITY — A judge has sentenced a Sioux City man to life in prison for the shooting death of a man in the western Iowa city of Sloan.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • ISU president says he will stop flying school plane

    AMES — The president of Iowa State University says he will no longer pilot a university airplane he has used for trips that mixed business and persona ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Work release inmate listed as escaped

    SIOUX CITY — Authorities say an inmate has been listed as escaped from the state work release facility in Sioux City.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Plenty of water quality talk likely; action less likely

    DES MOINES (AP) — Some of Iowa’s most powerful interest groups along with environmental organizations are backing efforts to clean up the state’s wate ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • Woman gets deferred judgment for misconduct

    OSAGE — A former Osage school board member accused of stealing from the Mitchell County Treasurer’s Office has received a deferred judgment. Tracey Mo ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Celebrate Gordon Lightfoot’s career

    Gordon Lightfoot will perform at 8 p.m. Oct. 14 at Stephens Auditorium in Ames.After 50 active years ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Des Moines Community Playhouse presents ‘West Side Story,’ Oct. 7-30

    The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents the Tony Award nominated musical, “West Side Story,” Oct. 7-30.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 12:21 pm
  • Des Moines area brewers eager to sell beer in cans

    DES MOINES (AP) — The beer aisle in Des Moines grocery stores is about to look a lot more local.Thre ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Minnesota juvenile wrecks stolen vehicle

    A motorist assist from Iowa State Patrol on Friday in Newton led to a short chase and rollover crash involving two juveniles on Highway 14 near Inters ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:56 am
  • The Ira Five: Part II

    Editor’s Note: This article is the second in a two-part Newton Daily News series about a unique set of brothers and two other young men from the Ira a ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Thorpe, Smith lead Homecoming royalty in parade

    Brady Smith says he won’t let being elected Homecoming king go to his head.After Thursday’s Newton H ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:54 am
  • Newton Fall Fest back for second year

    For the second year, the Newton Farmers’ Market will have a party for the final market of the season.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • Nonprofit encourages Newton High School students to think about college costs

    It’s a vast understatement to say there are a few things to know about applying for college financial aid in the U.S.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:09 am
  • City of Newton planning new skate park design

    Newton Daily NewsThe City of Newton is in the process of planning a new skate park design for Aurora ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • $4M renovation proposed for McCann Village

    Wishrock Housing Partners, of Portland, Maine, has shown an interest in purchasing and conducting a $4 million renovation at McCann Village.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:07 am