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Annual HVAC Maintenance Agreement for County Law Enforcement Center Renewed

An annual inspection and maintenance agreement for the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system at the Jasper…

County Unemployment Claims Continue to Decline

The number of continuing unemployment claims in Jasper County last week dropped below 500 for the first…

Newton High School Principal Praises the Work of All School District Staff

A month has now passed since the Newton School District began the 2020-2021 school year. High School…

Minimum Wage and Social Security Part of Debate Between 2nd District Congressional Candidates

The two major party candidates vying to represent Jasper County and all of Iowa’s second congressional district…

Jury Trials Resume in District Court This Week

Jury trials resume this week in Jasper County District Court and across the state. The resumption follows…

Absentee Ballot Request Forms Expected in Mailboxes This Week

If you are a registered voter, Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate says you should find an…

Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested After Chase

A fugitive wanted on attempted murder charges in Adams County was arrested Thursday night after leading police…

PCM Schools Hosting Rescue Drill Saturday, March 14th, Seeking Volunteers

Saturday, March 14th, Prairie City Police Department, Jasper County Sheriff’s Office, and the PCM School District will…