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Newton Domestic Assault Victim and Suspect Both Injured But Only Suspect Goes to the Hospital

Newton Police have charged a 28 year old Newton man with Domestic Assault Causing Injury for allegedly…

Jasper County Sheriff’s Office Issues Scam Alert

The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office alerted the public to a recent phone scam today (Monday). The Sheriff’s…

Two Newton Women Arrested for Illegal Operation of a Day Care

Two Newton women arrested through a police investigation into an illegally operated Daycare are free on their…

Newton Woman Accused of Child Endangerment at Wal-Mart

A 26 year old Newton woman is charged with 3 counts of child endangerment for allegedly leaving…

State Marching Band Competition Saturday

High School Marching Bands from Newton, PCM, Grinnell, Pella Christian, and Pella will be competing against other…

Retired Navy Admiral Joins Field of Democrats Running for U.S. Senate

Retired three-star Admiral Michael Franken is making a second run for the Democratic nomination for the U-S…

Ban On Open Burning in Jasper County Lifted

Rain that has fallen this week has prompted the lifting of the ban on open burning that…

Second Proposed Plan for Iowa Legislative Redistricting to Be Unveiled Later This Month

The Iowa Legislature could be able to vote on a second plan for reconfiguring the boundaries of…

Newton City Council Approves the Sale of Three Former Dangerous & Dilapidated Building Lots

The Newton City Council has approved purchase bids for three former Dangerous & Dilapidated Buildings Program lots…

Kellogg Man Sentenced in November Child Endangerment Case

A Kellogg man has been given a 90-day suspended jail sentence for injuring a 9 year old…