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  • Historic Red Bridge could make big move from Reasnor to Colfax

    REASNOR — Joe Otto left Jasper County for almost 10 years pursuing his education. During short visits, the Colfax native would make “little pilgrimage ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • Birthday Bash Fit for A Pig: Capitol II hosting community birthday

    “Radiant!” “Terrific!” “Some pig!” were all phrases spun into web’s about Wilbur the pig in the classic “Charlotte’s Web” and the sentiments can be sa ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Adult wellness clinic available at JCHD

    A new health care option is now available for the adult residents of Jasper County. The Jasper County Health Department is offering an adult wellness ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:36 am
  • Jasper County Committee election results, 2017 meeting times

    Newton Daily NewsThe Jasper County FSA Office recently announced Howard Bond was elected to his thir ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 10:49 am
  • Kiwanis donate to JCTAH

    Richard Thomas of the Newton Golden “K” Kiwanis presented a check for $100 to Bill Bennett, treasurer of the Jasper County Take Away Hunger program, f ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:32 am
  • Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit highlights industry’s future

    ALTOONA — Renewable fuels industry leaders brimmed mostly with optimism at the Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit on Tuesday.
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 10:53 am
  • Reading with Orion

    Therapy dogs may come and go from the Newton Public Library, but the impact they have on young readers will always remain true.
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:12 am
  • Newton Fire Academy back for second year

    Have you ever wondered what a firefighter does all day? Are you curious about how they fight fires and deal with hazardous materials? If so, then the ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:14 am
  • Jasper Community Foundation Grant applications available Wednesday

    The Jasper Community Foundation is announcing its request for grant proposals for 2017. The Foundation recently received its County Endowment Fund Pro ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:15 am
  • Ashton Church and Cemetery Assoc. meeting on Sunday

    The annual meeting of the Ashton Church and Cemetery Association will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday at the chapel in Mingo.
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 10:34 am
  • Church of The Way serves first community meal

    Newton Church of The Way served its first community meal Saturday and the turnout was far from scarce.
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:14 am
  • Sewing days next week at St. Luke

    Another session of sewing days is set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at St. Luke United Methodist Church. Volunteers are invited to join i ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • Club News

    Kellogg Garden ClubLouise Meakins, outgoing president, installed the 2017 officers at the January me ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 10:31 am
  • Kiwanis Students of the Month

    The Newton Noon Kiwanis Students of the Month for January, Mackenzie Hansen and Connor Gholson, were presented the book “A Flower in the Snow” by Jeff ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Newton High School 2016-17 First Semester A Honor Roll

    A-DJaden Adams, Kaytlin Ahn, Jacob Aldrich, Madeline Allen, Morgan Allen, Madilynn Amos, Annastacia ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 10:29 am