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  • Cadillac Jack's beat the winter blues with live music

    BAXTER – It’s Friday night and you had a long week.Instead of driving 20 minutes to Des Moines throu ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 11:14 am
  • Parking concerns addressed, more on tap in Newton

    A stretch of road located near Newton High school will no longer have parking restrictions. City cou ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 11:11 am
  • Edward Jones financial advisor announces grand opening

    Vicki J. Wade of the financial services firm Edward Jones invites the public to join her at a grand opening celebration. The event will begin at 3 p.m ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 11:35 am
  • Get to Know Newton leadership class seeks participants

    The Newton Development Corporation is again partnering with the Jasper Community Foundation and the DMACC Newton Campus to offer the Get to Know Newto ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 11:02 am
  • Newton Public Library 25th Jubilee Celebration

    Newton Daily NewsThe Newton Public Library is celebrating 25 years under the blue roof.2017 marks th ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 10:58 am
  • Newton YMCA receives grant to support facility improvements

    The Newton YMCA will receive $90,000 to support the renovation of its family locker rooms.The scope ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 11:14 am
  • Winter storm impacts roads, closes schools

    A strong winter storm remains on track for much of Iowa through Monday, prompting all Jasper County schools to close.
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 11:07 am
  • New location priority for Board of Health

    The location of the Jasper County Health Department was discussed in detail this week during the Jasper County Board of Health meeting.
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:24 am
  • Out of state men accused of identity theft, forgery

    An identity theft incident Wednesday led to the arrest of two out of state men who now face charges for identity theft and forgery in Newton.
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 10:53 am
  • Newton woman charged for false statements of kidnapping, assault

    Three months after a Grinnell man was accused of kidnapping and strangling a Newton woman at a local hotel, the victim told police her statements were ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:25 am
  • Jasper County Democrats look back on Obama’s legacy

    Following President Barack Obama’s farewell address on Tuesday, Newton Daily News asked Jasper County Democrats to reflect on the speech and the presi ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:24 am
  • Hy-Vee recalls several candy products due to possible health risk

    Candy trays distributed by Hy-Vee grocery stores are being voluntarily recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination. The trays were available bet ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:27 am
  • Newton artist on display in Old Town Alexandria, Va

    A print created by Newton Artist Margaret Caldwell entitled “Your Mind and Mine,” has been selected for inclusion in the first juried exhibit of art b ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:11 am
  • Tony-nominated ‘Mamma Mia!’ to make stop in Des Moines during farewell tour

    Dust off the old bellbottoms, grab a “Dancing Queen” and boogie on down to the Des Moines Civic Center for the upcoming production of “Mamma Mia!” The ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 12:09 pm
  • Library celebrates 25 years, hosts next DIY program Monday

    We’re Celebrating 25 YearsThe Newton Public Library is celebrating 25 years under the blue roof. 201 ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 10:46 am