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  • Open 4 Business competition available for local entrepreneurs

    Newton Main Street is encouraging local entrepreneurs, starting a new business or expanding an existing business, to participate in the Open 4 Busines ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Immanuel Baptist Church to host free Chorale concert

    Immanuel Baptist Church will host the Chorale, from Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary, of Ankeny, concert of sacred music at 6 p.m. ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • City Hall closed Wednesday

    City Hall Office will be closed from 11:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Wednesday for an employee event. ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Eyewitnesses recall shooting outside Joplin theater

    The prosecution called five eyewitnesses to the fatal shooting of Newton native Derek Moore to testify Tuesday at the first-degree murder trial of Jef ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Events

    • 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.
    March 25, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Who is Frantz Community Group?

    Frantz Community Investors is a Cedar-Rapids based company that helps communities restore and revitalize their downtown and historic neighborhoods.
    March 25, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • NCSD votes 5-2 to reconfigure into four K-4 elementary schools

    The Newton Community School District is going back to a configuration of neighborhood schools — sort of.
    March 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • NDC Job Fair is Thursday at DMACC

    For the fourth consecutive spring, the Newton Development Corporation and the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Jasper County will team ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:35 am
  • NCSD votes 5-2 to reconfigure into four K-4 elementary schools

    The Newton Community School District is going back to a configuration of neighborhood schools — with the exception of Berg. The NCSD board voted 5-2 a ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • ‘ReLeaf’ program offers $25 trees to participants

    In the movie “Frozen,” the character Anna asks us “Do you want to build a snowman?”The Iowa Departme ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • InMotion competes in two Iowa events

    InMotion Center for Dance, Tumble and Cheer attended two dance competitions — Center Stage, in Pella, and Symposium, in Cedar Rapids. Amanda Roberts i ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:40 am
  • DNR to host hunting, trapping public meeting Wednesday in Monroe

    The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will host a public meeting over the Iowa Communications Network from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Prairie City-Mo ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Brownfield: Monday cash livestock markets report

    ANKENY — In cattle country, both buyers and sellers are busy taking inventory, bids and asking prices have yet to be established. Last week’s trade ca ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • City of Newton hosts open house Tuesday

    The City of Newton is hosting a 2015 City Projects — Open House from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Newton Public Library, 100 N. Third Ave. W. Learn abou ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Events

    • Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton.
    March 24, 2015 - 11:03 am
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