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Jasper County Health Department Releases Pfizer Booster Information

The Jasper County Health Department announced this (Friday) afternoon that beginning next week, Newton Clinic and Hy-Vee…

Bicyclists Flown to Des Moines Hospital Last Night After Accident South of Newton

One person was flown by helicopter to a Des Moines Hospital last night after an accident just…

Volunteer Meeting September 30th for Pyrotechnics Guild International 2022 Convention in Newton

Well over 1-thousand firework enthusiasts from across the world will be in Newton with their families Saturday…

Democrat and Republican Candidates set for House District 29 Special Election

The Democrat and Republican candidates for the Iowa House District 29 seat Democrat Wes Breckenridge recently resigned…

Local Congressional Representative Miller-Meeks Supports Israel Defense Spending

Local Congressional Representative Mariannette Miller-Meeks and the three other members of Iowa’s congressional delegation have voted to…

Stolen Motorcycle and Suspect Recovered in Newton Wednesday Night

A man from northeast Poweshiek County was caught with a stolen motorcycle in Newton last night. Newton…

County Administration Building Work Progressing

Work is progressing on Jasper County’s new Administration Building at 315 West 3rd Street North in Newton…

Newton Woodland Park Tree Removal Project Awarded to Altoona Tree Service Company

An Altoona company will be removing over two dozen dead and dying oak trees from Newton’s Woodland…

Newton Homecoming Coronation and Parade Today

It’s Homecoming week in Newton. The Theme is Neon Nights at NHS. This afternoon the Homecoming King…

Newton Hy-Vee Employee Theft Case Ends in Suspended Prison Time, Probation, and Fines

A Newton Hy-Vee Employee Theft case from March of this year has ended with the suspect getting…