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  • Community meal

    The next community meal is from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the First United Methodist Church, 210 N. Second Ave. E. Those interested may enter the ...
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 1:15 pm
  • Winter break fun at the skating rink

    Newton kindergartener Lily Klute, right, along with her brother Jon who is in third grade, spent part of their afternoon Tuesday twirling and sliding ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • DMACC offers safety management program, certificate

    Ensuring a safe work environment is not always easy, but organizations in all industries should understand the potential impacts of an accident. Accid ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 10:31 am
  • Legion Riders donate to courthouse lights

    Steve Knight, representing the Courthouse Lighting Fund, receives a donation from the Legion Riders Post 111, represented by members Jeremy Heaberlin ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Newton blood donor enters hall of fame

    A Newton blood donor and avid volunteer was recently recognized for her lifelong dedication to the blood donation cause by being inducted into a natio ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 11:19 am
  • Morning fire damages Mid-Iowa Motor Sports

    The Newton, Baxter and Colfax Fire Departments responded to a building fire at Mid-Iowa Motor Sports around 8 a.m. Tuesday at 6388 Highway 14 N. One o ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • City continues tax abatement program

    For more than 20 years, the City of Newton has had an Urban Revitalization Plan in place to incentivize development through a tax abatement program. T ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Three car collision leads to one fatality, one injured

    A three vehicle collision led to one fatality and one driver injured after one vehicle reportedly crossed the shoulder and collided with a trailer at ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • Allen to focus on jobs, Medicaid oversight, budget in upcoming session

    Editor’s Note: Each year before the Iowa Legislative Session convenes, the Newton Daily News interviews local legislators. The following Q&A features ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 11:27 am
  • Dedication to farming and the community

    With more than 30 years of experience farming in central Iowa, Dave Struthers understands what is important, both on the farm and in the community.
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • JCSO issues tobacco citations to area businesses

    The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office conducted tobacco compliance checks at 18 different retailers throughout Jasper County Dec. 11. This compliance ope ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 11:09 am
  • KOC donates to the American Legion

    The Newton Knights of Columbus from Sacred Heart parish donated $500 to the Newton American Legion to help them in all of the good works that they do ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 11:28 am