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  • Jury begins deliberations in Supino case

    WATERLOO — The double murder trial of Theresa "Terri" Supino entered its first full day of deliberations Friday at the Black Hawk County Courthouse, f ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 3:41 pm
  • State delivers closing arguments

    WATERLOO — Prosecutors finished their closing arguments at the Black Hawk County Courthouse Thursday in the double first-degree murder trial of Theres ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 1:14 pm
  • Children invited to Winter Fun Day Monday

    The Newton Parks and Ground Department is hosting a Winter Fun Day for some good old fashioned winter fun for kids from 1 to 3 p.m. Monday at the Suns ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • ‘No Sex Please, We’re British’ opens Friday

    In the NCT’s latest theatrical offering, the cast and directors of “No Sex Please, We’re British” have found the perfect blend of physical and sophist ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 3:27 pm
  • Blom, McAnally take seventh at skills contest

    Two Des Moines Area Community College Newton Career Academy students captured seventh-place in the 23rd annual DMACC/Iowa Automobile Dealers Associati ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • MAT tumblers compete in Fairfield

    The MAT Tumbling/Trampoline team traveled to Fairfield recently to compete at a USTA competition hosted by IDE Gymnastics.
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • Ice skating rink postponed to next year

    An ice skating rink purchased through the Friends of Newton Parks and the Newton Parks Department will wait until next year to be assembled and used b ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Jury duty scams run rampant

    As if there weren’t enough potential phone and email scams for senior citizens to be wary about, Iowa media outlets were warned about another trend in ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • Health director: Help prevent measles in Jasper County

    The United States is currently experiencing a large, multi-state outbreak of measles linked to an amusement park in California. More than 100 people f ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 1:01 pm
  • JCEH offers program to help fill old wells

    Jasper County Environmental Health administers a program to assist property owners with the cost of properly plugging any unused or unwanted water wel ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Local students named to William Penn University president’s list

    OSKALOOSA — Kyle Soderblom, of Newton; Keri Beener, of Prairie City; Shawnee Storm, of Monroe; and Brianna Zerley, Monroe, have been named to the Will ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • Mercy College announces fall 2014 academic honors

    DES MOINES — Mercy College of Health Sciences in Des Moines has announced members of its 2014 fall presiden’s and dean’s lists.
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Local students graduate from Iowa State University

    AMES — At Iowa State University’s fall 2014 commencement ceremonies, 1,806 students received degrees. Iowa State awarded 1,492 undergraduate degrees, ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • Defense rests in Supino double murder trial

    WATERLOO — Attorneys for Theresa "Terri" Supino rested their case Wednesday at the Black Hawk County Courthouse after just one full day of witness tes ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 2:35 pm
  • Marty, Sandy Boller to speak at the Haven Vineyard Church

    Join Marty and Sandy Boller for a Night with the Holy Spirit at 6 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Haven Vineyard Church, 207 First Ave. E.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 11:05 am
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