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  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• A 17-year-old juvenile is charged with second class criminal mischief afte ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Fred Brown Jr.

    Fred Brown Jr., 59, of Port Allen, La., died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. Services are pending at Johnson Funeral Service in Newton.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Shelby R. Williams, 36, of Newton, is charged with five counts of forgery ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Timothy Ryan

    Timothy Ryan, 60, of Newton, died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at the Newton Health Care Center. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at McLaren’s ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Nathan J. Etter, 21, of Kellogg, is charged with fifth-degree criminal mis ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Larry Dean 'Mac' McFarling, Jr.

    Larry Dean “Mac” McFarling, Jr., 55, of Newton died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Randall Robert 'Hawk' Hammons

    A funeral service for Randall Hammons of Newton will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at the Pence-Reese Funeral Home. Visitation will be one ho ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• A 16-year-old juvenile is charged with interference with official acts aft ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Larry Dean 'Mac' McFarling, Jr.

    Larry Dean “Mac” McFarling, Jr., 55, of Newton died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 3:19 pm
  • Jerry L. Van Wyk

    Jerry L. Van Wyk, 65, of Pella died Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Grace M. Sears

    A celebration of life service for Grace M. Sears, 91, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 4 at the Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newton. Burial will be i ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • Helen M. Anderson

    Helen M. (Benjamin) Anderson, 92, of Dexter, formerly of Newton, died Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at the Kavanagh House on 56th Street in Des Moines.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:24 pm
  • Dorothy Jean Rinehart

    Dorothy Jean Rinehart, 96, of Prairie City died Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at Norris-Muse Hospice Unit in Mason City.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Debra Sue Ver Steeg

    MAYODAN, N.C. — Ms. Debra Sue Ver Steeg, 56, died Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 20, 2014, at the Hospice Home of Rockingham County.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Randy R. 'Hawk' Hammons

    A funeral service for Randy R. “Hawk” Hammons of Newton will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at the Pence-Reese Funeral Home.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:57 am
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