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  • Club Notes

    Chapter K-EN TTTChapter K-EN T.T.T.  met at 7 p.m., Oct 14, in the home of Val McKee. President Rose ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • NCRC testing dates available

    The Goodwill Career Connection Center has agreed to help Newton become a skilled community by making additional National Career Readiness Certificatio ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Newton wins best tasting water in Iowa

    Take a drink — Newton has the best tasting water in Iowa.Newton WaterWorks won the Best Tasting Wate ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • USDA working to promote local fresh food producers

    With the growing masses seeking more and more options to buy fresh food directly from producers, the U.S Department of Agriculture has undertaken rece ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Beauty pageant brings estimated 1,000 visitors to Newton

    Newton’s civic organizations worked ahead of time to prepare locals for the influx of visitors for the Miss Iowa USA and Miss Iowa Teen  USA pageants ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • School board gives garage door bid to local business

    One local businessman benefited from a decision made by the Newton Community School Board of Education at Monday’s meeting.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Baxter FFA at Greenhand Fireup event

    Seven Baxter FFA members attending Greenhand Fireup Oct. 9 in Indianola, were (from left) Emma Butler, Mallory Iske, Jusson Roush, Wade Zahurones, Wya ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Newton FFA Takes Silver at District Soils Contest

    Newton FFA placed eighth out of 24 teams and received a silver ranking at the South Central District FFA Soil Judging Career Development Event held in ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • 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 - 11:16 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
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