• Amazon to refund Iowa customers over subscription

    DES MOINES— Online retailor Amazon has agreed to refund more than 1,000 Iowa customers over issues regarding a subscription service.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • Iowan cleared of theft charge files libel suit

    MASON CITY— A northern Iowa woman whose theft case was dismissed has filed a lawsuit against her former employer, alleging libel and slander.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • Library showing 'Ghostbusters' Thursday

    Wilbor or Freegal asking you for a PIN?Logging into Wilbor, Freegal and our library will now require ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • Iowa universities want more study on job changes

    IOWA CITY — The presidents of Iowa’s three public universities called Thursday for more analysis before moving forward with a consultant’s plans to re ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • Pregnancy Center sees influx

    Since the beginning of the year, the Pregnancy Center of Central Iowa has seen an influx of clients, going from seven appointments in January to 50 in ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • City updates plans for snow removal

    Whether it be weeks or months away, snow will eventually fall and accumulate on the city streets and highways. Public Works Operations Superintendent ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Fittest Newton Challenge

    More than 100 citizens helped Newton, Iowa win the Fittest Newton Challenge by taking part in a mile walk Tuesday. The walk was a part of the Newton v ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Feed the Farmers

    US Bank held its annual Feed the Farmer event during lunch Wednesday at Key Cooperative in Newton and Grinnell. The employees from US Bank used a driv ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Nominations open for 100 Great Iowa Nurses

    IOWA CITY – The 100 Great Iowa Nurses program is excited to announce that nominations are officially open for 2015. Each year, this program recognizes ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Social Security benefits get another tiny increase

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Come January, nearly 60 million Social Security recipients will get benefit increases averaging $20 a month, the third straight year ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • 2015 animal licenses available

    The Newton Police Department has 2015 dog, cat and miniature pig tags for sale. Pet owners are being ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Fall concert at Sugar Grove

    Sugar Grove is hosting a fall concert from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Featured music will be “This Old Guitar,” the talented local duo of Terry Bradley and ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Harvest Supper at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

    Holy Trinity Lutheran Church is hosting a Harvest Supper from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the church, 1409 S. Eighth Ave. E. in Newton.
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Bake sale at the courthouse

    A bake sale will be from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Jasper County Courthouse. Proceeds go toward support of the Jasper County Elderly Nutritio ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Lions breakfast Saturday

    The Prairie City Lions Club will be serving breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Saturday at the Prairie City Community Building. Menu items include pancakes, s ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 10:49 am
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