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  • Vehicle stolen from Newton gas station crashes on I-80

    A Newton man is accused of stealing a car from Hy-Vee Gas Sunday night and was later arrested in Polk County when he crashed the vehicle on Interstate ...
    Nov. 14, 2017 - 11:22 am
  • Health department, supervisors working to address space needs

    An update on the state of the Jasper County Annex Building was given Thursday during the Jasper County Board of Health meeting. Reviews of the complet ...
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 10:38 am
  • Cardinal Ridge increases some duplex sizes, loses one lot

    Expanding the size of four duplex lots at Cardinal Ridge will mean losing one lot at the subdivision and more infrastructure work.
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 10:37 am
  • VA Board to consider changes to commissioner selection process

    A new program will shift the way that commissioners who serve on the Jasper County Veterans Affairs board are selected, director Kurt Jackson said. On ...
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 10:47 am
  • Broken AC Unit at TJ prompts budget changes

    A failing air conditioning unit at Thomas Jefferson Elementary will require the Newton Community School District to look at changing some priorities t ...
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 10:48 am
  • TPI to add bus body manufacturing

    TPI Composites in Newton is adding composite bus bodies to its manufacturing line up. The company announced Wednesday it has entered into a five-year ...
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 10:51 am
  • Week in Review

    Newton man charged with involuntary manslaughterNearly three years after a 25-year-old Kellogg woman ...
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Vernon Company, Brandinc announce partnership

    The Vernon Company, No. 19 on ASI’s Top 40 Distributors list, and Brandinc, No. 1 fastest growing distributor 2016 and No. 8 in 2017 with US headquart ...
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 9:56 am
  • Newton library hosts historical presentation Monday

    Emma Mershon: Newton’s Prima Donna6 p.m. Monday — Take a glimpse into the life of one of Newton’s mo ...
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • City of Newton hosting groundbreaking at Cardinal Ridge Monday

    The City of Newton and Ground Breaker Homes will host a groundbreaking ceremony at 2 p.m. on Monday at Cardinal Ridge. The 4.25 acre development featu ...
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 9:56 am
  • Local programs, support options available for memory loss

    Caregivers and family members of a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can seek local resources for support. As Alzheimer’s Awareness month commences i ...
    Nov. 10, 2017 - 10:53 am
  • $2.5 million allotted for city improvements

    More than $2.5 million in General Obligation Loans will be used to continue city improvements and essential work in Newton, according to city official ...
    Nov. 9, 2017 - 11:23 am
  • Running for fun, and funds

    Berg Middle School got a little more colorful Wednesday afternoon. As a thank you to students who participated in the Parent, Teacher Student Associat ...
    Nov. 9, 2017 - 11:40 am
  • Refuge Photo Exhibit Open House

    Visit the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday to see the winners of the second Annual Refuge Photo Contest. The winning entry ...
    Nov. 9, 2017 - 11:27 am
  • Newton adding two new outdoor warning sirens

    Two new outdoor warning sirens were approved for purchase to cover portions of southeast and southwest Newton. City council approved the sirens from R ...
    Nov. 9, 2017 - 11:25 am