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  • Skiff Medical Center in talks to consolidate with Mercy

    Skiff Medical Center announced it will enter exclusive talks with Mercy Health Network to consider an expansion into Jasper County with a potential co ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 5:14 pm
  • Rockin' Johnny to perform Sunday

    Back by popular demand, Rockin’ Johnny, Johnny Burgin, is set to perform from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Speakeasy in Newton. This is the second trip t ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • Branstad makes campaign stop in Newton

    Gov. Terry Branstad, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds along with several fellow Republican candidates made a stop Wednesday at Moo’s BBQ in Newton.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:07 pm
  • Newton selected for Veteran-Civilian dialogue project

    Newton was selected as an upcoming site for a Veteran-Civilian Dialogue project through Intersections International based in New York.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • The light beyond the storm

    After being found guilty of murdering his former high school football coach, Mark Becker has had a number of labels placed upon him by the public. How ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Pella Regional Health Center offers

    PELLA — The following Pella Regional Health Center classes and activities are planned for the month November:
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Club Notes

    Kellogg Garden ClubThe Kellogg Garden Club planned its Nov. 13 Thanksgiving meal for members and gue ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • Events

    • TOPS Iowa 254 will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at St. Luke United Methodist Church in Newton. • Alcoho ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • Fundraiser in Kellogg

    The Kellogg Lions Club will host a fundraiser for the East Jasper Christian Food Pantry from 7 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Cabin in the Park at Kello ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • Iowa Corn Indy 300 set for July 18, 2015

    Fans anxious for the return of the Verizon IndyCar Series and open wheel standouts like Ed Carpenter, Ryan Hunter-Reay and Helio Castroneves to centra ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:25 pm
  • Berg Middle School developing plan to stay off SINA list

    Scott Bauer said his staff is fired up and ready to do whatever it can to help to help Berg Middle School get off of the Iowa Department of Education’ ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Series of creationism lectures set for weekend

    The Jasper County Church of Christ is hosting a series of lectures by Brad Harrub Friday through Sunday at the DMACC Conference Center and at the chur ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • Skiff Medical Center offers unique Halloween experience

    Entering its 18th year, Skiff Medical Center is offering a Halloween experience for children of all ages from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Emmanuel performs for fundraiser

    First Baptist Church of Melrose hosted a French concert and fundraiser on Oct. 24 at the church. Kristyn Taylor and Linda Emmanuel, of Newton, were fe ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Brooke earns Eagle Scout Award

    After 10 years in the scouting program Trae Brooke has earned his Eagle Scout Award, the highest rank in the scouting program. Brooke is a member of T ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:26 am
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