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  • STEM council head addresses issues in NDC forum

    Unless you’re a student, you probably don’t focus on physics for an hour, history for an hour and fine arts for an hour in a normal day.
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Holy Trinity to host variety of study programs

    Holy Trinity Lutheran Church will host adault study “Embrace a Life of Meaning” at 9 a.m. Sundays at the church, 1409 S. Eighth Ave. E. in Newton.
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • St. Stephen’s to host animal blessing Sunday

    St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church will host a Blessing of the Animals at 4 p.m. Sunday at the church, 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton. Dog, cat and bird o ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • First Presbyterian Church to celebrate 20 years of El Salvador mission work

    First Presbyterian Church will celebrate 20 years of mission in El Salvador during its worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the church, 220 N. Second Ave. ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Sacred Heart to host flea market, art show

    Sacred Heart Catholic Church will host its McCann Flea Market and Art Show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 24 at the center, 1115 S. Eighth Ave. E. in Newt ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • CMA to host ladies fall retreat

    Community Heights Alliance will host its annual 2015 Ladies Fall Retreat from 6 p.m. Oct. 2 to 3 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Royal Amsterdam Hotel and Monarch ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Events

    • Culver’s Cruise Night will begin at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Culver’s in Newton.• Alcoholics Anonymous ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Newton woman arrested for obscene photos

    A Newton woman is charged with five counts of dissemination and exhibition of obscene material after authorities were called about a possible sexual a ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • Drivers urged to be on alert for farm traffic

    The dangers of texting and driving are well-advertised. Those dangers are multiplied when slow-movi ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 9:08 am
  • NCSD board discusses professional development days

    Newton Community School District principals probably weren’t planning on discussing the value of its professional-development arrangement at Monday ni ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Janco in Sully opens new facility

    Gov. Terry Branstad was on hand for a ribbon cutting at the new Janco Industries manufacturing facility in Sully on Monday. The 70,000-square foot bui ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • CSB donates to Newton’s Courthouse Lighting fund

    The Newton Community State Bank donated $228 to the courthouse lighting fund. Pictured is Lindey Butler, CSB, handing the the check to Steve Knight, c ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Home Base Iowa incentives still materializing

    Iowa community leaders look for all possible grant and incentive programs in efforts to draw in more skilled workers.
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Ag secretary: combines begin to harvest corn, soybean fields

    DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey commented on the Iowa Crops and Weather report released by the USDA National Agricultural Stat ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Free parking in city lots begins Thursday

    Effective Thursday, the five city-owned metered lots will be available for free parking — residents and visitors will no longer have to deposit money ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 11:50 am
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