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  • Cooking family meals with tea

    There is something nostalgic about sitting on the front porch and sharing a glass of tea with neighbors or family that lends to slowing life down and ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • Photo: Retro Road Trip

    The Retro Road Trip stopped in Newton as they traveled old Highway 6 from Davenport to Council Bluffs. The group toured the museum the morning of Sept ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Prairie City Car Show set for Sunday

    The Prairie City Volunteer Fire Department will host its sixth annual car show at 9 a.m. Sunday.This ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • High speed chase leads to arrest on interstate

    A Newton man faces several charges following a high-speed chase on Saturday.Steven. E. Daniels, 38, ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:55 am
  • ‘Storks’ is next Sensory Friendly Movie

    The Capitol II Theatre in Newton has planned its next Sensory Friendly Movie at 10:15 a.m. Saturday. The featured movie will be “Storks Find Your Floc ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:25 am
  • USDA Service Center moving

    The Jasper County USDA Service Center will be moving on Oct. 3 to its new location, 800 Iowa Speedway Drive in Newton.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:33 am
  • Outdoor Expo this weekend

    The opportunity for families to experience the fun of Iowa’s outdoors is right around the corner. The Iowa Outdoor Expo is Saturday and Sunday at Wate ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:24 am
  • Duck hunting seasons to start soon

    Iowa has had a wet start to summer and now a wet end to summer filling wetlands and marshes across the state and flooding crop fields in certain areas ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:25 am
  • Crisis Intervention Services forming new youth council

    OSKALOOSA — Crisis Intervention Services is excited to announce the formation of a new Youth Media Advisory Council.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:25 am
  • Club Notes

    Chapter K-EN TTTChapter K-EN T.T.T. held a dinner picnic meeting Sept. 13 at First Presbyterian Chur ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • Grassley says Planned Parenthood not intentionally ‘de-funded’

    Sen. Chuck Grassley conducts weekly radio interviews with the media. Recently, the Newton Daily News had the chance to ask him some questions, includi ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:58 am
  • Newton YMCA celebrates Appreciation Month

    Part of a YMCA’s mission is to help improve the quality of life for area residents. Tuesday, the Newton YMCA’s administrators hosted an event designed ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:43 am
  • Newton Main Street working to add art downtown

    In Newton Main Street’s continuing efforts to address the look of downtown Newton, executive director Graham Sullivan presented a proposal for artwork ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Photo: Hall of Famer

    Newton resident Dennis Farland was inducted into the Iowa Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at a Labor Day ceremony. Farland was inducted as part of the hall ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:36 am
  • Thrivent donates to county food pantries

    Almost $5,000 was raised by Jasper County Thrivent during the month of July to be donated to local food pantries. The local Thrivent Chapter designate ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:00 am