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  • One last week for Knabel

    Newton City Administrator Bob Knabel has been helping lead cities for most of his life. Next Monday, ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • Photos: Homecoming 2016 — NHS students ‘Save the Day’

    The Newton Cardinals student section celebrates a turnover in the first quarter of Friday’s homecoming game. Cardinal fans had a lot to cheer about as ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 12:18 pm
  • Clements ready to serve Newton in new law office

    Bondurant native and current Colfax resident Dusty Clements is branching out by opening her own law firm at Clements Law & Mediation in Newton. Clemen ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 12:10 pm
  • Newton man held without bond on stalking charges

    A Newton man is in jail after police say he broke into a woman’s home, allegedly stole property and contacted the woman more than 1,000 times in viola ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 5:40 pm
  • Otto Law office hires new associate

    Otto Law Office, PLLC, of Newton has announced the addition of Caitlin Buxton Otto as a new associate to the firm. She will be joining the firm’s prac ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • Iowa’s unemployment rate trends up to 4.2 percent in August

    DES MOINES — Iowa’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased slightly to 4.2 percent in August from 4.1 percent in July. The state’s jobless ra ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • Good News Newton

    • Newton Fall Fest at The Newton Farmers’ Market will be from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday on the north and west sides of the courthouse. There will be a Ha ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Pheasants Forever Banquet Saturday

    The Jasper County Pheasants Forever Chapter will be holding its annual banquet Saturday at Fore Seasons south of Newton. The doors open at 5:30 p.m. w ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Celebrate Gordon Lightfoot’s career

    Gordon Lightfoot will perform at 8 p.m. Oct. 14 at Stephens Auditorium in Ames.After 50 active years ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Des Moines Community Playhouse presents ‘West Side Story,’ Oct. 7-30

    The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents the Tony Award nominated musical, “West Side Story,” Oct. 7-30.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 12:21 pm
  • Minnesota juvenile wrecks stolen vehicle

    A motorist assist from Iowa State Patrol on Friday in Newton led to a short chase and rollover crash involving two juveniles on Highway 14 near Inters ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:56 am
  • The Ira Five: Part II

    Editor’s Note: This article is the second in a two-part Newton Daily News series about a unique set of brothers and two other young men from the Ira a ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Thorpe, Smith lead Homecoming royalty in parade

    Brady Smith says he won’t let being elected Homecoming king go to his head.After Thursday’s Newton H ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:54 am
  • Newton Fall Fest back for second year

    For the second year, the Newton Farmers’ Market will have a party for the final market of the season.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • Nonprofit encourages Newton High School students to think about college costs

    It’s a vast understatement to say there are a few things to know about applying for college financial aid in the U.S.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:09 am