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  • Pioneer Cooking Days

    Jasper County Conservation Board will be hosting Pioneer Cooking Days for kids ages 10-14 from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday through Friday at the Kiwanis sh ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • Country Pride County Wide

    The 2014 Jasper County Fair kicked off Friday night in Colfax, beginning with a flag raising ceremony by Baxter Boy Scout Troop 346, the 4-H dog show, ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Parade grand marshals take spotlight after 25 years behind the scenes

    COLFAX — For the last 25 years, Larry Glassford has been directing traffic on the day of the Jasper County Fair Parade. He and his crew block off stre ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • News of Our Troops

    Iowa Army National Guard Spc. Matthew A. Anderson of Newton, a soldier with the 3654th Maintenance Company from Oskaloosa, fires an M203 Grenade Launc ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • 'Movie Under the Stars'

    Face painting and carnival games were a part of the fun-filled event that marked the 30th anniversary celebration for The Dental Practice on Friday ni ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • KOA keeping up on trends for their campers

    Celebrating 10 seasons at the KOA campground, located just north of I-80 on East 36th Street off of Iowa Speedway Drive, owners Wayne and Helen Rose h ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Supervisors to vote on joining purchasing group

    After a few weeks of deliberation, it appears that the Jasper County Board of Supervisors has reached a final decision on joining the U.S. Communities ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Summer Wagaman Mill hours coming to end

    The Wagaman Mill and Museum in Lynnville will be open 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday, and the Lynnville Historical Society will have open mill hours from 1 to 4 ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Newton Lions Club to meet Tuesday

    The Newton Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Jasper County Senior Center, 702 E. Third St. S.
    July 21, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Newton Rotary to meet Tuesday

    The Newton Rotary Club will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the DMACC Newton Campus upstairs banquet room.
    July 21, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Pay transportation registration begins today

    Newton Community School District pay transportation registration will begin today and last until Friday, Aug. 1. 
    July 21, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Childrens Day today at the Jasper County Fair

    Today is Children’s Day at the Jasper County Fair. Children events include Kids Corner Reading with ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • City Parks offer summer camp for kids in three locations

    The City of Newton Parks and Grounds will host a Summer Parks Camp from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday, July 28, to Wednesday, July 30. 
    July 21, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Street closed this week for water main installation

    The south portion of the 100 block of East 12th Street North will be closed to traffic today through Friday for construction of a new water main pipe ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Golden K Kiwanis to meet Tuesday

    The Newton Golden K Kiwanis will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Hy-Vee meeting room. The program w ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:13 am
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