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  • ATHS returns to Des Moines May 25-27

    The American Truck Historical Society National Convention and Truck Show will be May 25-27 at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines.
    May 24, 2017 - 10:18 am
  • Rehanging of the wind chimes set for Sams

    The rehanging of the wind chimes at Sams Pioneer Cemetery in Mingo will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. E ...
    May 24, 2017 - 10:17 am
  • Final days for the JCARL can drive

    June 4 will be the last day the trailer will be at First Baptist Church, 620 S. Eighth Ave. E., to drop off your cans and bottles for the Jasper Anima ...
    May 24, 2017 - 10:17 am
  • Help stop aquatic hitchhikers

    The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is encourages all boaters and anglers to “Clean, Drain and Dry” their boats and equipment this Memorial Day w ...
    May 24, 2017 - 10:16 am
  • Local trucking company recognized

    Bisom Truck Line, Inc. of Newton, was awarded for outstanding service by the Pella Corporation. The company achieved an overall performance rating 98 ...
    May 24, 2017 - 10:18 am
  • NHDC set to acquire former Newton Country Club

    To help foster residential growth, the Newton City Council approved enabling the Newton Housing Development Corporation to take ownership of the forme ...
    May 23, 2017 - 11:16 am
  • NCSD Board approves Berg construction bid

    Monday was a busy night for the Newton Community School District Board of Education. A bid of $27.25 million for construction of the new Berg Middle S ...
    May 23, 2017 - 11:17 am
  • 8-year-old runs to fire department, saves home from fire

    A local family is working to salvage their belongings after a fire started inside their home’s kitchen Friday afternoon.
    May 23, 2017 - 11:19 am
  • Newton man sentenced to 20 years in sex abuse case

    A Newton man was sentenced in Jasper County District Court Monday to 20 years in prison for several charges of third-degree sexual abuse stemming from ...
    May 24, 2017 - 9:16 am
  • New trial date set in vehicular homicide case

    The trial date for a Newton man facing charges for vehicular homicide has been rescheduled for September after a pre-trial conference took place in Ja ...
    May 23, 2017 - 10:49 am
  • 10 ways to prep for Newton Fest

    1. Purchase tickets and attend the Newton Fest Kick Off Party. This 21 and older event on June 7 will feature appetizers and desserts from DMACC’s Cul ...
    May 23, 2017 - 10:05 am
  • City of Newton offices closed Monday

    The City of Newton offices will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day. This includes city hall, waterworks, landfill, library, parks and city ...
    May 23, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • Newton Masonic Lodge donates to Bedz 4 Kidz

    The members of Newton Masonic Lodge No. 59 presents a check for $1,500 to the Bedz 4 Kidz program of First Christian Church. Worshipful Master Andy Ox ...
    May 23, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • Las Vegas Optic names Brooks as its new leader

    LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) — The Las Vegas Optic has named the editor of an Iowa newspaper as its next newsroom leader.
    May 23, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Johnson named Skiff DAISY Award winner

    Carla Johnson, obstetrics nurse at Skiff Medical Center, was recognized for her expertise and support skills during the organization’s DAISY award cer ...
    May 23, 2017 - 11:20 am