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  • Ames man arrested following brief chase with Newton police

    An Ames man was charged with eluding Newton police after a traffic stop shortly after midnight.Bradl ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Newton Rotary Club to meet Tuesday

    The Newton Rotary Club will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the First Baptist Church.The program ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • NHS Class of ’61 to meet Wednesday

    The Newton Senior High School Class of 1961 will meet at noon Wednesday at Giovanni’s for lunch and conversation.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Newton Lions Club to meet Tuesday

    The Newton Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Jasper County Senior Citizens Center, 702 E. Third St. S. in Newton.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Street project on North Fourth Avenue East begins Monday

    The street improvement project on North Fourth Avenue East, between First Street North and East Fourth Street North, is scheduled to begin Monday.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • NHS registration still open

    Newton Senior High School students who have not registered may do so in the high school main office from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Golden K Kiwanis meet Tuesday

    The Newton Golden K Kiwanis will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Hy-Vee meeting room. The program will retired patrolman Mel Allen. For more informa ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:54 am
  • Newton board releases July 2014 housing statistics

    The Newton Board of REALTORS Multiple Listing Service recently released the July 2014 housing statistics for Newton.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Fabulous fabrics at ISF

    Colfax resident and Iowa State Fair Fabrics and Threads Division Superintendent Dorothy Faidley visits with Iowa State Fair Board Member Dave Hoffman, ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • Pacesetters receive national bid at NDA Dance Camp

    The Newton High School Pacesetters attended the NDA Elite Dance Camp July 22-25 at Iowa State University. The Pacesetters received a Superior rating f ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • State fair a learning experience for two Baxter teens

    The pairing of two Baxter teens, Emily Zahurones, 16, and Hailey Pierce, 13,  would almost make for an ideal plot for an ’80s buddy cop film.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Newton twins show off piano skills at Iowa State Fair

    DES MOINES— Charlie and Ian Bennett may have only started formally playing the piano six years ago, but the 18-year-old twins come from a musical fami ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • School board to take action on visitors policy Monday

    The topic of school security has been a hot button issue in the Newton Community School District after a 33-year-old California man now facing several ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • Newton YMCA announces strategic restructuring

    The Newton YMCA announced today the Y is restructuring to further increase its service to Jasper County and provide more positive programming for all ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Former Park Centre employee ordered to pay restitution

    The former marketing director of a Newton retirement community has been ordered to pay $4,500 in restitution to the business after he pleaded guilty t ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 10:53 am
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