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  • Pink Nose/Blue Toes 5K to benefit Skiff Foundation

    Are you ready for one of the area’s hottest winter races? Skiff Medical Center will once again bring new meaning to the term “a cold sweat” during the ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • Local residents named to Grand View dean’s list

    DES MOINES — Recognition for outstanding academic achievement has been given to the following Grand ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • Ranard, ISU dairy club place third at nationals

    AMES — Katie Ranard, a senior in nutritional science from Newton, was one of three who represented the Iowa State Dairy Products Evaluation club that ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Monthly pot luck Tuesday

    The Jasper County Senior Center and Golden Agers Club will host its monthly potluck at 11 a.m. Tuesday at 702 E. Third St. S. in Newton. Steve Knight ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:47 am
  • Loebsack rep announces office hours

    Amelia Schoeneman, district representative for Congressman Dave Loebsack, will be on hand to work with individuals during office hours in January. Tho ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • Schools annouce Friday delays

    Newton Schools: 2 hour delay; buses hard surfaces. Lynnville-Sully Schools: 2 hour delay; buses hard ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Jasper County in Winter Weather Advisory

    Jasper County is in a Winter Weather Advisory until 8 p.m. Thursday. Strong winds and blowing snow are forecasted into the late evening hours.
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 4:36 pm

    When the Iowa Legislature convenes on Monday to begin its 2015 session, thousands of Iowans will be pining to make thousands of things happen.
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • NCT, friends to host variety show Saturday to benefit Hessons

    I always look forward to spending time with the most important people in my life...my family. Sarah and I are cousins. We were raised on a solid fou ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Branstad: Local gas sales tax option for funding county roads

    DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad stated his intention Wednesday at the annual Associated Press Legislative Seminary to present a two-year budget to th ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • KOC donates to PCCI

    Knights of Columbus donated $2,500 to the Pregnancy Center of Central Iowa. Pictured (from left) are Lee Zmolek, member of Knights of Columbus and PCC ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:26 am
  • Authorities: Be cautious of snowplows, winter roads

    Although the snow has stopped falling, drivers need to remain cautious with snow still on the roads and the Iowa Department of Transportation reportin ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Frozen discovery

    Leah Osborn and Tate Osborn show off 3-foot long icicles found at the Newton Public Library Wednesday afternoon. The two are students at Newton Christ ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:28 am
  • Iowa leaders have mixed stances on medical cannabis

    Several states have different types of medical cannabis programs going, and there are 23 states with either recreational and/or medical marijuana lega ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • New reporter joins Jasper County Tribune, Prairie City News

    The Newton Daily News announced Monday it is expanding the news coverage of its weekly publications with the hire of staff writer Alex Olp.
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:31 am
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