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  • Newton Convention and Visitors Bureau wants to promote your event

    While the warm weather hasn’t completely made its home in town, yet its coming with the tourist season just kicking off. The Newton Convention and Vis ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • Newton Health and Wellness Coalition's Second quarter events

    The Newton Health and Wellness Coalition have finalized their second quarter events from April to June.
    April 8, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • City Council adopts two ordinances, six resolutions on Monday

    Newton City Council adopted two ordinances on Monday. The ordinances were approved on their first reading, with the second and third readings waived b ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • Ribbons show support for sexual assault survivors

    To raise awareness and stand in solidarity with survivors, a number of local groups are displaying teal ribbons this month.  
    April 8, 2014 - 6:09 pm
  • Newton to host Operation ReLeaf event

    A popular program offering landscape quality trees at a deep discount to Alliant Energy customers will be held at Woodland Park, at the intersection o ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • Wittemberg Cemetery Association to meet

    The Wittemberg Cemetery Association will hold their annual meeting at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 12 at the home of Joe and Sandy Dodge, 1878 N. 51st A ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Culinary arts class to hold bake sale

    The DMACC Culinary Arts Career Academy class will hold a bake sale from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 15 in the lobby of DMACC Newton Campus, 600 ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • DAR to meet Saturday

    Daughters of the American Revolution Grinnell Chapter will meet at 9 a.m., Saturday, April 12 at the Centre of Art & Artist, 501 W. Third St. N., in N ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • OWLS program Wednesday

    The Jasper County Conservation Board will host an Older, Wiser, Livelier Seniors program  at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, at the Jasper County Armory/A ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • Piecemakers Quilt Guild to meet Thursday

    The Piecemakers Quilt Guild will meet at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 10 at St. Lukes United Methodist Church. The program will be “Tools - What Was I Thin ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Weekend programs at Red Rock

    It’s a feeding day at the visitor center. Stop by at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 12 at the Red Rock Visitor Center to learn about the visitor center’s res ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Newton P.D. 5K to honor Richardson

    The Newton Police Association will be hosting the inaugural Richardson Run Memorial 5K on Saturday, May 10 at 9 a.m.  Named after Newton Police Office ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • DMACC hosting Financial Aid Night tonight

    Newton’s DMACC campus will be hosting an event tonight to help people learn more about financial aid.
    April 8, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Skiff’s Mangrich named among ‘100 Great Iowa Nurses’

    Skiff Medical Center is proud to announce that chemotherapy nurse Veronica Mangrich was recently named to the list of 100 Great Iowa Nurses for 2014.  ...
    April 7, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • SF 4321 to set speedway’s pace

    In 40 days, the engines will roar a powerful sound throughout Iowa Speedway, igniting a rush through the fans to kick off the 2014 racing season. The ...
    April 7, 2014 - 12:19 pm
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