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  • First half property tax, mobile home tax due Sept. 30

    Jasper County Treasurer Doug Bishop reminds Jasper County residents that the first half property tax and mobile home taxes are due and need to be paid ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Academic Achievement

    Kirkwood Community CollegeKirkwood Community College has named Ryan Jansen of Newton, to its dean’s ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Club Notes

    Olive Jane Lamb QuestersThe Olive Jane Lamb Questers group met in the home of JoAnne Becker on Sept. ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • FPC hosts Caregivers Workshop Sept. 27

    There will be a Caregivers Beginnings Workshop for individuals facing the responsibility of caring for a loved one from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Sept. 27 at the ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Kellogg UMC hosts free sharing supper Saturday

    The Kellogg United Methodist Church will host a community sharing supper at 6 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall of the church, 417 Second. St. in K ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • 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 - 11:04 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 - 10:41 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 - 10:39 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
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    What should be done with the Westwood Golf Course clubhouse facility?
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