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  • Kelley visits Christian school

    Before beginning the new legislative term, State Representative Dan Kelley visited the fifth and sixth grade students at Newton Christian School on Ja ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • MCC and IVCE host open house Wednesday

    MARSHALLTOWN – Marshalltown Community College and Iowa Valley Continuing Education will host an open house this month to showcase its newly remodeled ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Kiwanis honors students

    Newton Noon Kiwanis recently honored the Newton High School December students of the month. Pictured, from left, are Margie Criswell, president of New ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • Pair charged in stabbing plead not guilty

    A Newton pair charged in the attempted murder of a local man has pleaded not guilty and are set to stand trial this spring.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Upper Iowa University announces fall 2014 dean’s list

    FAYETTE — Upper Iowa University announced the dean’s list for the fall semester 2014. Timothy Rivers ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • Mathison-Bowie named to Macalester College dean’s list

    ST. PAUL, Minn. — Isaac Mathison-Bowie, a graduate of Newton High School and the son of Tiare Mathison of Seattle, Wash. and Stephen Bowie of Waunakee ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • New officers elected for Young Professionals of Jasper County

    The Young Professionals of Jasper County elected Danielle Rogers, Natalie Umsted and Nathan Unsworth as their new officers for 2015 at their January m ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Iowa DNR reports deer harvest tops 101,000

    Iowa deer hunters reported harvesting about 101,500 deer in 2014, which is an increase from 99,414 harvested in 2013. Although this is a slight increa ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • 2015 animal licenses available

    The Newton Police Department has 2015 dog, cat and miniature pig tags for sale. Pet owners are being reminded 2015 animal licenses must be purchased b ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Library available to print any tax documents needed

    Tax Form InformationIt’s tax time again — and there has been a big change to the number and types of ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Pritchard’s World War II experience prepped him for railroad career

    Sixty-nine years ago this month, Bob Pritchard started his career with the Rock Island Railroad.His ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 10:44 am
  • Final round of budgets presented to supervisors

    Budget discussion continued for the Jasper County Board of Supervisors Wednesday. Keri Van Zante spoke about the conservation budget, noting that it w ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 10:46 am
  • Trial set for man accused of courthouse bomb threat

    A Newton man accused of calling in bomb threats to the Jasper County Courthouse last month has pleaded not guilty to charges.
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • Skokan retires

    Colleagues, friends and family gathered to thank President Dan Skokan for all of the work he did in his 12 years at Progress Industries and wish him a ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • American Red Cross taking nominations for Heroes of the Heartland

    DES MOINES — As a community leader in emergency preparedness, response and recovery, the American Red Cross honors those making an impact through thei ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 10:38 am
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