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  • Grilling outside the box

    When it comes to the outdoor grill, think out of the box. The grill imparts incredibly complex flavor into foods. Whether grilling turkey, pizza, vegg ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Don’t Rain on Iowa’s Parade

    Colfax’s toy train museum Trainland U.S.A. chugs along Grand Avenue in Des Moines Wednesday night in the annual Iowa State Fair Parade.
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • First annual Fall Sports Fun Night and Pancake Supper Friday

    The Colfax-Mingo Athletic Boosters will host a Fall Sports Fun Night and Pancake Dinner beginning at 8 p.m. Friday.
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 10:27 am
  • Cardinal football underway

    Newton High football players hit the field Monday like all the rest of the high school football teams across the state of Iowa.
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 10:52 am
  • Hundreds flock to Colfax for $15M Beck’s Hybrid opening

    COLFAX — Beck’s Hybrids hosts an annual field day at each of its facilities and Tuesday it was time for the Colfax warehouse and test-plot facility to ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Newton Daily News to host series of events Aug. 15-19

    To thank its loyal readers for their commitment to local issues and knowledge of current events, the Newton Daily News will host a series of Reader Ap ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:19 am
  • Loebsack hosts roundtable on telehealth

    Local and nationally leaders met to discuss expanding broadband and telehealth in rural areas on Tuesday. 
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:26 am
  • Volunteers needed for Bible Reading Marathon

    During four days in September, participants in Jasper County will taking part in a Bible Reading Marathon.
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • Wittemberg Church to host ice cream social fundraiser

    Wittemberg Church Historical Society will host an ice cream social from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church, at 662 Holly Ave. in Newton.
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • Mobile home taxes, unclaimed checks cleared by supervisors

    The Jasper County Board of Supervisors addressed several housekeeping items at its meeting on Tuesday. The board approved the abatement of junked mobi ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:31 am
  • Holy Trinity to host Holden Evening Prayer service

    Holy Trinity Lutheran Church will host a worship service using the contemporary liturgy “Holden Evening Prayer” at 5:30 p.m. Saturday in the West Shel ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • United Way hosting school supply drive during summer concert

    Newton Daily NewsThe United Way of Jasper County, in conjunction with the Newton Parks & Recreation, ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • Jasper County Health offering kindergarten vaccines

    Lisa Damman R.N Jasper County Public Health Coordinator Jasper County Health DepartmentIf you have a ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Newton goes back to school week of Aug. 22

    Newton Community School District students will head back to school the week of Aug. 22.Newton High S ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:09 am
  • Reconfiguration projects all on track, supervisor says

    After much hard work from maintenance staff, teachers, campus and district staff, part-time workers and even inmates from Newton Correctional Facility ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 11:27 am