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  • Anderson visits Newton voters

    Secretary of State candidate Brad Anderson is greeted during a round table discussion by Newton resident Sue Pierson at Uncle Nancy’s on Friday mornin ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Potential changes, tweaks posed for city animal ordinance

    A clearer definition of owner and changing the term potentially vicious dog to problematic dog in the revised Animal Protection and Control Ordinance ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Events

    • Newton Noon Kiwanis will meet at noon Wednesday at St. Stephens Episcopal Church, 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton. The program will be “Friends in Ho ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Blood drive Thursday in Newton

    The Newton Community Blood Drive is planned from 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the DMACC Newton Conference Center, 600 N. Second Ave. W.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • It's good to be the king

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe High School senior Joe Cunningham stood patiently waiting in the southeast corner of the school’s gymnasium as 2014 homec ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • 2015 Miss Iowa USA, Miss Iowa Teen USA crowned

    Taylor Even said her mom made her compete — a decision that clearly paid off as she was crowned the 2015 Miss Iowa USA Pageant winner Sunday in front ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • Police increase patrol at Maytag Park

    Following numerous complaints and an increase of activity at Maytag Park, the Newton Police Department has increased its patrol through the area.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Phillippson returns to reopened Mustang Lanes

    A familiar face is back at Mustang Lanes in Monroe. After a six and a half year retirement, Joe Phillippson took over as owner again at the bowling al ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Supervisors to vote on pet costume contest

    At Tuesday’s meeting, the Jasper County Board of Supervisors will hear two requests from community members for events at the courthouse and vote on ap ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Newton Hy-Vee employees honored at annual meeting

    Each year in October, Hy-Vee, Inc. leaders recognize and celebrate employees for their longevity of service in five-year increments, from five years t ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • Manatt named Chief Audit Executive

    Jonathan Manatt of Lynnville was promoted to Chief Audit Executive for Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company. He will oversee internal audits of the com ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Newton Rotary Club to meet Tuesday

    The Newton Rotary Club will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the DMACC Newton Campus upstairs banquet room. The program will be presented by the Ro ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Noon Kiwanis to meet Wednesday

    The Newton Noon Kiwanis will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 223 E. Fourth St. N. for lunch and a program titled ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:56 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 will be by Jane Ann Cotton, “Sister City Update.” A ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Newton Lions 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.  in Newton.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:53 am
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