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  • A call to action

    Jazmine BjellandNewtonRecently, the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) community received so ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Personal attacks cross the line

    Rep. Dan KelleyNewtonI am honored to serve the people of Jasper County as your state representative. ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Marriage equality is the law of the land

    Gene BryantNewtonKudos to the Daily News for a balanced article of June 28 regarding local reactions ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:28 am
  • Upset by ‘publicity tactics’

    Michael WareBaxterRep. Dan Kelley recently photobombed six bill signings at the Capitol Complex. Bil ...
    June 29, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Appreciated ‘Orphan Train’ presentation

    Bob LaneNewtonThanks to the Newton Public Library for hosting Pippa White, storyteller, and her prod ...
    June 29, 2015 - 11:49 am
  • NCEA appreciates community support

    Barbara HackworthNewtonNow that the 2014-2015 school year has ended, the members of the Newton Commu ...
    June 25, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • Newton Municipal Band appreciates support

    Ron EhresmanNewton Last Thursday evening in the Maytag Bowl the Newton Municipal Band had its second ...
    June 23, 2015 - 11:19 am
  • Coming home to Newton

    John HooverNew York, NYThank you to stay-at-home Newton alumni. This weekend is a bit quieter than l ...
    June 23, 2015 - 11:19 am
  • Showing early support for Clinton

    Cindy PollardNewtonThis weekend I hosted 12 friends and neighbors to watch Hillary Clinton’s announc ...
    June 19, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • Kudos to VA Director

    Marge TynanPrairie CityThank you so much to Chris Chartier for the hard work, phone calls and visit ...
    June 16, 2015 - 11:40 am
  • Kelley gets the job done

    Gayle SnookNewtonI am writing about Dan Kelley. He has been our representative after the passing of ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Think before you donate

    Doug CookNewtonState Representative Dan Kelley recently sent out another batch of fundraising letter ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • Ernst leaves gay vets behind

    Rob HumbleIowa CityOn Thursday the Senate considered an amendment to the fiscal 2016 defense authori ...
    June 9, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Bakken pipeline will abuse eminent domain

    Hughie TweedyMontroseThe Iowa state flag has the powerful motto, “Our Liberties We Prize, and Our Ri ...
    June 9, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • School ranking methodology flawed

    Sue AtkinsonBaxterFor decades school superintendents arranged for articles boasting of their student ...
    June 3, 2015 - 11:04 am
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