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  • Mary Ellen Juett

    Mary Ellen Juett, 70, of Newton, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. A funeral service for Mary will be at 10 a.m. Sa ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:19 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• James D. Boden, 52, of Newton, is charged with possession of controlled su ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • Joel H. Ward

    Joel H. Ward, died Wednesday morning, April 15, 2015, at his home in Newton. Pence- Reese Funeral Home in Newton has been entrusted with the arrangeme ...
    April 17, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • Mary Ellen Juett

    Mary Ellen Juett, 70, of Newton, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Services are pending at Pence-Reese Funeral Home ...
    April 17, 2015 - 11:42 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Julie A. Swalwell, 54, of Baxter, is charged with third-degree theft after ...
    April 17, 2015 - 11:40 am
  • Joe (Ray) Delk

    Joe (Ray) Delk died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at Heritage Manor in Newton. Due to his wishes, there will be no funeral service. Private family services ...
    April 17, 2015 - 11:42 am
  • Beverly “Bev” G. Cross

    Beverly “Bev” G. Cross, 84, of Baxter, died Thursday, April 16, 2015, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, A ...
    April 17, 2015 - 11:40 am
  • Johnny Kennedy Kling

    Johnny Kennedy Kling, 86, of Baxter died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at Park Centre Care Center in Newton. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m., Monday, ...
    April 16, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • Elise Kay Simpson

    Kayla and Kyle Simpson, of Newton, announce the birth of the their daughter, Elise Kay Simpson, born April 4, 2015 at Skiff Medical Center in Newton. ...
    April 16, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • Joel Henry Ward

    Joel Ward, 41, died Tuesday morning, April 15, 2015, at his home in Newton.Funeral services for Joel ...
    April 16, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • Karen Marcene Owen

    Karen Marcene Owen, 58, of Newton died Sunday, April 12, 2015, at her daughter’s home. A celebration of Karen’s life will be from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. ...
    April 15, 2015 - 12:05 pm
  • Douglas G. Wing

    Douglas G. Wing, 72, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at his home in Newton. A memorial service will be hat 11 a.m. Friday, April 17 at the First Christi ...
    April 15, 2015 - 12:06 pm
  • Shirley Ann Partin

    Shirley Ann Bogue Hoover Partin, 78, died March 23, 2015 in Hospice at Skiff Medical Center.A celebr ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Marie Terlouw

    Marie (Van Norden) Terlouw, 93, of Pella, formerly of Sully, died Tuesday morning, April 14, 2015, at the Hospice of Pella Comfort House.
    April 15, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Dustin E. Pherigo, 30, of Newton, was arrested on a Jasper County warrant ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:07 am
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