• Linda Farrington

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  • Etola Thielman

    Etola Thielman, 99, of Newton died Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at Nelson Manner Nursing Home in Newton.  
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  • Arthur 'Bart' Padgett

    Arthur “Bart” Padgett, the son of Arthur Charles and Edith Mary (Smith) Padgett, was born July 5, 1946, in Newton. He graduated from the Newton Senior ...
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    What are your thoughts on illegal drug use and distribution in Jasper County?
    It's completely out of hand, more needs to be done about it
    It's pretty bad, but no worse than anywhere else in Iowa
    It's getting better than it was 10-15 years ago
    It's not really a problem here