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  • General surgeon to join Skiff

    By Stephanie AlexanderSpecial to the Daily NewsGeneral surgeon Rachel Knudson, D.O., will be joining ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:54 pm
  • Cool drinks for a cool cause

    If you are looking for a refreshing beverage and way to support a good cause, visit the lemonade stand on the corner of South Eighth Avenue West and W ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • Drug, alcohol, tobacco use reportedly low amongst surveyed NHS students

    By Ty RushingDaily News Senior Staff WriterRepresentatives from Employee & Family Resources and the ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:39 pm
  • Local dancers perform at Disney World

    Michelle’s Dance Academy of Newton and Grinnell recently traveled to Walt Disney World to perform in “Dance the World.” The dancers performed in the e ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • Slipstream to perform at Maytag Bowl tonight

    The Summer Concert Series will present Slipstream in concert at 7 p.m. tonight at the Maytag Park, located at 301 S. 11th Ave. W. in Newton.
    July 17, 2014 - 3:38 pm
  • Loebsack to hold office hours Tuesday

    U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack will have a member of his staff, Amelia Schoeneman, available for questions from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, and Tuesday, ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:34 pm
  • District, AT&T come to cell phone tower agreement after three years

    “Did you bring the champagne (now) that we finally sealed the deal?” No one could blame Newton Comm ...
    July 16, 2014 - 4:01 pm
  • Lightning strike at law enforcement center was a direct hit

    Jasper County Sheriff John Halferty said a private consulting firm confirmed the lightning strike that hit the Jasper County Law Enforcement Center a ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • MAT students perform during Fourth

    Marshalltown Area Tumbling/Trampoline had several of its recreational and team members participate in Newton’s Fourth of July parade. Many of the stud ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Poker run for breast cancer set for Saturday

    The first annual Friends of Mine “Ride 4 Time” Poker Run, which will benefit women who cannot afford mammograms, is set for Saturday.
    July 16, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • Large addition, remodel at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses

    Starting on May 11, the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses on Iowa Speedway Drive in Newton began a large scale construction project with plans for a ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Newton WaterWorks board to meet Friday

    The Newton WaterWorks Board of Trustees will meet at noon Friday at the Newton Water Treatment Plant, located at 5382 S. 48th Ave. W.
    July 16, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Donations for food pantries accepted at county fair

    During the Jasper County Fair, there will be a station in the vendor building for fairgoers to bring donations for distribution throughout the county ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Loebsack to hold office hours Tuesday

    U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack will have a member of his staff, Amelia Schoeneman, available for questions from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, and Tuesday, ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Scott Allspach, 17, of Lambs Grove was arrested at 6:41 p.m. July 7 for vi ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:51 am
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