Digital Access

Digital Access
Access from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

Home Delivery

Home Delivery
News, sports, local and regional entertainment and more!

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
We'll deliver news & updates to your inbox. Sign up for free e-newsletters today.


Pity party

For the past few weeks, my youngest daughter has been throwing herself one giant pity party. I can’t pinpoint the exact time it started, but…

Good habits

Somebody once told me olive oil was a good thing to put in your body, so for six months, I got up in the morning, poured myself a shot glass…

Let’s rethink fireworks

Give them an inch and they will take a mile, seems to be the mindset of some Newton citizens. Fireworks started a week before the holiday an…

Cease fire

At 11:15 p.m. July 4, the bombs finally fell silent and a quiet peace prevailed over the land. The armistice took effect, and the war was ov…

Dads needed

Warren Farrell was once considered a feminist leader. He hung around with Gloria Steinem and wrote about why men and women should break out …

‘What are you doing here?’

It is 3 a.m. Monday morning at the Newton Daily News. I am working late at the office. My eyes are droopy. My brain is loopy. And I am compl…

Another surprisingly subversive justice

Upon being nominated to the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh said he had “witnessed firsthand” Donald Trump’s “appreciation for the vital role…

Time for some R&R

So anyway ...Mick and I took what we felt was a well-deserved vacation last week to the Black Hills.…

Wild acclimation

I’ve been away from home for much of the past month for weddings and work meetings. On the way to the airport, my brother mused that he hope…

Trump is standing up for us

What a blessing to finally have a president who’s looking out for us, the American taxpayers, versus kowtowing to globalist elites and NATO …
Loading more