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  • Allen Barr wins Scribes Law Review award

    Newton Native Allen Cook Barr has been named the winner of the 2017 Scribes Law Review Award for his note, “Guardians of Your Galaxy S7: Encryption Ba ...
    March 6, 2017 - 10:37 am
  • Nehring Auto finds room to grow at new location

    More space was the driving force to move Nehring Auto and Towing from its First Avenue West location to First Avenue East.
    March 6, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • Storm Spotting class scheduled for April 6

    Jasper County Emergency Management and Newton Amateur Radio Association Inc. will host a Storm Spotting class at 6:30 p.m. April 6 at the Jasper Commu ...
    March 6, 2017 - 9:50 am
  • OWLS to learn about ‘Emergency Preparedness’ program

    Jasper County Conservation Board will host an Older, Wiser, Livelier Seniors (OWLS) program on Wednesday at the Jasper County Armory/Annex Building in ...
    March 6, 2017 - 9:51 am
  • Wind advisory in effect Monday

    The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory through midnight Monday. Strong south winds are expected today with the stronger winds west of ...
    March 6, 2017 - 10:38 am
  • LIHEAP applications due April 30

    The final day to apply for the LIHEAP program is April 30. It offers a one-time payment plan for heating bills (if all utilities included in rent, may ...
    March 6, 2017 - 9:50 am
  • Alliant Energy promotes Iowa Pipeline Association safety awareness training

    Emergency responders and public officials are encouraged to attend the Iowa Pipeline Association’s 2017 Pipeline Safety Awareness and Emergency Respon ...
    March 6, 2017 - 9:50 am
  • Zeta Chapter meets Monday

    Zeta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society international will meet at 5:45 p.m. Monday at the Newton Public Library. Newton High School instructor Niki ...
    March 6, 2017 - 9:46 am
  • NHS Drama entertains with ‘Beauty and the Beast’

    Natalie Camp, Matt Moran and Parker Creech bring the characters Belle, Gaston and LeFou to life during NHS's production of "Beauty and the Beast" over ...
    March 6, 2017 - 10:37 am
  • CMB coach, Collins-Maxwell teacher arrested on federal child enticement charges

    DES MOINES — A Collins-Maxwell/Baxter coach and Collins-Maxwell Middle School social studies teacher was arrested Thursday on federal charges of coerc ...
    March 6, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • Buzzed Bee Meadery brings homemade mead to Jasper County

    MELBOURNE — Imagine tasting a wine that is carefully blended and blissfully sweet without grapes as the prime ingredient. At Buzzed Bee Meadery, a win ...
    March 3, 2017 - 10:17 am
  • Council to consider $1.5M tax rebate for DMACC

    A $1.5 million tax rebate to DMACC for the former Maytag headquarters will be discussed at the city council meeting on Monday.
    March 3, 2017 - 10:17 am
  • Jasper County historical records now available online

    The citizens of Jasper County and beyond now have the county’s historical records at their fingertips. Jasper County Recorder Denise Allan and Jasper ...
    March 3, 2017 - 10:18 am
  • Jasper County natives graduate from Mercy College of Health Sciences

    DES MOINES — Katelyn Buehrer, of Colfax, and Laci Kane, of Prairie City, were conferred a bachelor of science in nursing degrees by Mercy College of H ...
    March 3, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • Trinity Christian College announces fall 2016 dean’s list

    PALOS HEIGHTS, Ill. — In recognition of outstanding academic achievement, Trinity Christian College, Palos Heights, Ill., released the college’s dean’ ...
    March 3, 2017 - 9:55 am