• Silverado

Retail Development Heating Up in 2017

The success of three retailers in downtown Newton has opened up new opportunities for growth and expansion.

Relics, a popular destination for antiques, collectibles and “shtuff”, moved from the west side of the square to […]

  • Newton Police Department Drug Dropbox

Breaking the Cycle of Addiction through Collaborative Substance Abuse Initatives

Substance abuse reached epidemic levels across the U.S. decades ago. Addiction is a chronic disease that does not discriminate based on age, gender, race or socio-economic status. It’s an illness that affects family members, employees, […]

  • newtonfest

Get to Know What People Are Saying

What Newton event are you looking forward to this spring and summer?
There is so much to look forward to this summer. The one event that stands out for me is Newton Fest. Every community needs […]

Get to know Newton, Iowa’s community partners

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Get to Know Newton

“Get to Know Newton” is a new way to introduce people to Newton, Iowa. Located 30 minutes east of downtown Des Moines, our central Iowa location makes us the perfect city for raising a family, starting a business, or building a home. The Newton, Iowa community has many great amenities – excellent schools, unique entertainment, and beautiful parks. “Get to Know Newton” is our open invitation to organizations, companies, and individuals to get to know our community. If you haven’t been to Newton, join us by watching a race at the Iowa Speedway, catching a movie at the Valle Drive-In, or visiting for events such as the Iowa Sculpture Festival or the Bowlful of Blues. If you are a long-time Newton, Iowa resident, revisit the things you love about your community. Get to know Newton, Iowa today by following us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. To share your own Newton, Iowa stories and join the conversation, use the hashtag #KnowNewton.