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Opinion

Hang in there, Barbara

It was during a snowy event in early 2015 when I learned vehicles can have names.I had just finished…

When checks and balances fail

In February 2017, Dr. Christopher Duntsch became the first surgeon in American history known to be sentenced to prison for botching a patien…
It snowed!

It snowed!

For the first time in several years, we have several inches of snow on the ground and it didn’t melt away the next day. While I might not be…

Tacos and Trump

As Pres. Donald J. Trump prepared to deliver an address to the nation this last week, I thought about snacks.

OPEN Sister City Month 2019

OPEN (Organization Promoting Everlasting Neighbors) has been a part of the Newton and Jasper County area for 27 years. January is “Sister Ci…

Newton could be new Ethanol empire

Future talk around Newton regarding corn ethanol production might be a hot topic in 2019. That subject could be about a potential new motor …
Take a snow day

Take a snow day

When Iowa received more consistent snowfall in the 1990s, kid Mike and my brothers would use the drifts my mom and dad created shoveling the…

Legal weed

Ten states and Washington, D.C., have now legalized adult use of marijuana.Supporters of America’s l…

Getting help to those who need it

Everyone needs help sometimes. That’s why the Iowa Department of Public Health has created YourLifeIowa.org. So you can get help for alcohol…
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