Jasper County News


Newton Man Accused of Attempting to Sell a Missing Dog

A 44 year old Newton man is accused of attempting to sell a dog that got away…

Jasper County COVID-19 Related Deaths Now at 47

Since Saturday morning Jasper County has recorded another COVID-19 related death and 27 and a half percent…

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…