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  • Events

    • Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 12 p.m. Tuesday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton. ___
    March 3, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • On the deans lists

    Concordia UniversitySEWARD, Neb. — Ian Moore, of Newton, has been named to the Concordia University ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Miller receives UI diploma, graduates with honors

    IOWA CITY — Laura Miller, daughter of Rick and Kim Miller, of rural Newton, graduated with honors during the University of Iowa commencement ceremony ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • About 50 involved with middle-school play

    It took a cast and crew of more than 50 middle- and high school students and adults to make last weekend’s Berg Middle School performances of “A Night ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Vanderlaan named an AIB Outstanding Student

    DES MOINES — Kayla Vanderlaan, of Newton, has been recognized as an Outstanding Business Administration Student by the faculty at AIB College of Busin ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Former Hy-Vee building plans coming together for schools

    Thursday night's Newton Community School District forum was devoted to elementary school reconfiguration possibilities.
    March 2, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Veterans share stories through service project

    Veterans and community members joined together Saturday morning at the Centre for Arts and Artists to participate in a service project that allowed ve ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Ogden sells baked goods, lunch at bakery

    Local baker and caterer Dalene Odgen has enjoyed cooking since a child but she never imagined she’d be cooking for a living. 
    March 2, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Friends of chemo ‘graduate’ donate for future patients

    The Skiff Cancer Clinic was pretty in pink on a recent Friday morning, when Sarah Coy was concluding a stretch of 16 chemotherapy treatments.
    March 2, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Walter G. Anderson Inc. installs new KBA press

    Further investing in its growth and high customer satisfaction in the folding carton market, Walter G. Anderson, Inc., an independent supplier of fold ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Finding a career in law enforcement

    Being in law enforcement was not a childhood dream from Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputy Nick Aldrich. Even after getting his first degree in college, h ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Ray hired as Temp Associates senior account manager

    GRINNELL — Temp Associates in Grinnell has hired Teresa Ray as a senior account manager.Ray has work ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:26 am
  • Drake hosts Business Across Cultures panel Thursday

    DES MOINES — Drake University and Principal Financial Group Center for Global Citizenship and Principal Financial Group will host a panel discussion c ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:26 am
  • Events

    • Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at noon and 7 p.m. Monday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton. 
    March 2, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • ‘Never forget’

    The trial may be over, but the families of Steven Fisher and Melisa Gregory are vowing to keep the memory of their slain siblings alive.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:14 am
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