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  • WDM United Methodist Men to present Last Supper drama at St. Luke

    St. Luke United Methodist Church has announced it will be hosting the West Des Moines United Methodist Men in presenting the Last Supper drama based o ...
    March 8, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • Local church members bring donations to distribution center

    A group from St. Luke United Methodist Church is working to do its part to help those in need around the world. Six St. Luke church members and three ...
    March 8, 2017 - 10:34 am
  • Central Iowa Division of the Bible League meeting March 20

    The Central Iowa Division of the Bible League is hosting the spring salad luncheon at noon on March 20 at Faith Christian Reformed Church in Pella. Dr ...
    March 8, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • Centering Prayer for Lent at CUCC

    Congregational United Church of Christ, 308 E. Second St. N., will be offering an opportunity for “Centering Prayer” on Wednesday evenings during the ...
    March 8, 2017 - 9:55 am
  • Crossing the finish line

    Shannon Yanske crosses the finish line first during a 50-meter dash at the special olympics held at the YMCA for Newton Athletes Tuesday.
    March 8, 2017 - 10:35 am
  • City OKs up to $6M in TIF funds for DMACC Maytag campus

    Up to $6 million in city tax increment finance assistance was approved for the DMACC Maytag Campus on Monday. City council gave the go ahead to help D ...
    March 7, 2017 - 11:35 am
  • Thunderstorms, suspected tornadoes damage Iowa communities

    Straight-line winds and possible tornadoes caused sirens to sound and substantial damage across Jasp ...
    March 7, 2017 - 11:34 am
  • Downtown Newton apartment project entering next steps

    A public hearing has been set for the sale of 224 N. Third Ave. W. and 224 W. Third St. N., the property where the former Newton Seed Store was locate ...
    March 7, 2017 - 11:38 am
  • Hibbett Sports bringing athletic apparel, equipment to Newton

    Newtonians will soon have a new place to buy sporting goods. Hibbett Sports is setting up shop on First Avenue.
    March 7, 2017 - 11:37 am
  • Beginners, experts share beekeeping knowledge at Amboy Grange

    Kellogg — The only thing missing from the “Introduction to Beekeeping” at Amboy Grange in Kellogg last Wednesday was live bees.
    March 7, 2017 - 11:39 am
  • Club News

    Kellogg Garden ClubPaula Schutter demonstrated fruit tree pruning when the Kellogg Garden Club recen ...
    March 7, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • DECA places three at state conference

    Fifteen Newton DECA students competed at the State DECA Conference in Des Moines on Feb. 26-27. DECA ...
    March 7, 2017 - 11:39 am
  • Newton student to tour in Albania with drama ensemble

    ORANGE CITY — Lucas Sander, a student at Northwestern College in Orange City, is a member of the college’s Drama Ministries Ensemble (DME) and will to ...
    March 7, 2017 - 10:07 am
  • Band Extravaganza features middle school, high school bands

    The eighth grade band featured a solo performance by the flute section at Monday's Band Extravaganza.
    March 7, 2017 - 11:27 am
  • Jersey Freeze Frosty Nose, Cold Toes 5K returns Saturday

    MONROE — The wildly successful Frosty Nose, Cold Toes 5K is back for a second year. Sponsored by Jersey Freeze Ice Cream in Monroe, the run/walk event ...
    March 6, 2017 - 10:35 am