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  • Thank you to blood donor volunteers

    To the editor,Thanks to all the wonderful blood donors who volunteered their time to make a life-sav ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Constitution Day is Wednesday

    To the editor,“We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect Union, establish ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • Reconsidering ideas about mascots

    To the editor,After reading “This mascot skews reality” by Varenchik in the Sept. 5 Newton Daily New ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • A big thank you to Jasper County Fair volunteers

    To the editor, As we all start heading into our fall school activities, I wanted to take a moment an ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Of course we're proud of Newton's ACT scores

    To the editor,I read Sue Atkinson’s letter to the editor the Aug. 29 Newton Daily News with dismay. ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • Kelley supports renewable fuels, green jobs

    To the editor,Dan Kelley understands the importance of green jobs. It’s a simple sentence. Newton we ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 10:41 am
  • Rep. Kelley cares about his constituents

    To the editor,One experience or person can change the course of another person’s entire life — at le ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • Numbers misrepresented in ACT article

    To the editor,The Aug. 22 Newton Daily News article claiming Newton students excelled on ACT tests i ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • GOP tries to mislead on Braley

    To the editor,One of the right-wing TV commercials is an attempt to get you to believe that Bruce Br ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Appreciates Newton A's series

    To the editor,I would like to thank Ben Schuff for the amazing series of articles he wrote on the Ne ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Art sale a success thanks to supporters

    To the editor,Recently, I decided to downsize my art inventory of more than 60 years of being an art ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:15 am
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