Joe Swanson

Joe Swanson

City of Newton Seeks Temporary Part-Time Police Department Adminstrative Assistant

Due to a long-term intermittent absence, the Newton Police Department is looking to hire a temporary part-time…

Newton Man Charged with Accident Related 3rd Offense OWI Bonds Out of Jail

A 42 year old Newton man facing a 3rd Offense OWI charge from an accident in Newton…

MercyOne Newton Medical Center Making Improvements Through COVID Pandemic

Despite dealing with the additional challenges brought on because of COVID, MercyOne Newton Medical Center continues to…

Five Newton Schools Currently Under a Mask Requirement Due to Illnesses

Due to illness, five Newton schools are currently under a mask requirement. That’s Newton Superintendent Tom Messinger…

Multi-Business Building on First Avenue East Being Up-Dated Under Development Agreement With City of Newton

An Albia company is going to improve the 1st Avenue East building that’s home to Newton’s Goodwill…