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  • Longtime Cardinal thrilled to be grand marshal

    Avery Wilson is arguably the biggest Cardinal football fan in Newton, and he has the collection and credentials to back it up. That’s why it’s so fitt ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • Top 10

    The finalists have been named for the 2014 Newton Senior High School homecoming court. The king and queen will be announced during the coronation cere ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • New stop signs planned south of square

    Two ordinances passed their first consideration and a third was adopted for new stop signs at uncontrolled intersections during the Newton City Counci ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Constitution Week

    Members of Grinnell Chapter of Daughters of the Revolution Suzanne Van Zandt, Nancy Brown, Delores Meyer, Elizabeth Wegner and Phyllis Snook received ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Suspected driver in I-235 crash arrested for OWI in Prairie City

    PRAIRIE CITY — The general manger of a Pleasant Hill car dealership facing charges related to a crash on I-235 in Des Moines Saturday was arrested the ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Safety first

    Kindergartners from Colfax-Mingo School District practiced crossing the road with the Newton Police Department at Aurora Park in Newton Monday. Using ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Central Iowa frozen produce company looking for Jasper County partners

    Iowa Choice Harvest is a company created by Iowans, for Iowans and focused on using only produce grown in Iowa.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Newton working with Iowa DOT on Park and Ride Study

    The city of Newton will join in with the effort of the Iowa Department of Transportation on a statewide Park and Ride Study.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • Second annual tractor show fundraiser this weekend in Ira

    Boy Scout Troop 346 invites the public to the second annual tractor show, tractor ride and fundraiser dinner is set for this weekend at the Ira Commun ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Visit 140 colleges in one day

    The Golden Circle College Fair, traditionally the largest in Iowa, is set for 12:30 to 3 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Iowa Events Center Hy-Vee Hall.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Children's Forest closed

    Newton Community School District Superintendent Bob Callaghan said the area behind Newton Senior High School known as the Children’s Forest will be te ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • NHS Homecoming

    • The 2014 Newton Senior High School Homecoming King and Queen coronation ceremony be from 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. Thursday inside the NHS upper gym.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Iowa soybean crop projected to hit eight-year high

    ANKENY – A record soybean crop may be projected nationwide, but Iowa Soybean Association leaders don’t expect a bumper harvest due to adverse weather.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:31 am
  • Murphy USA to celebrate E15, E85 product at Newton location

    JOHNSTON — The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association announced Monday Iowa motorists will have greater access to cleaner-burning, lower-cost ethanol blends ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Elevator grain prices as of Sept. 12

    The Iowa Department of Agriculture released elevator grain prices as of 2 p.m., Sept. 12, for yield delivered to Interior Iowa Country Elevators.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:31 am
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