Did you know? The Newton Public Library is available anytime, anyplace

By |January 6th, 2015|

Do you want to download the newest songs to your iPod or MP3 player? How about read or listen to books on your mobile phone, tablet, or eReader? Then you should check out the Newton Public Library and obtain a library card.

A library card from Newton Public Library offers access to about 8 million songs, […]

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Get out and play!

By |January 6th, 2015|

The cold weather is no excuse for staying indoors—especially when there is so much fun to be had outdoors! Check out these local and nearby activities this winter:

 

  • Sledding: Our favorite sledding hill is at Sunset Park, located just north of Skiff Medical Center.
  • Cross-County Skiing & Snow Shoeing: For cross-country skiing and snow showing, we recommend […]
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Did you know? Newton firefighters train every day

By |January 6th, 2015|

Over the past few months, the news has been flooded with information regarding training for emergency responders to handle Ebola cases. With Ebola—and with many other dangerous diseases and situations—improper response and patient care can have life-threatening consequences.  At the Newton Fire Department, firefighters train every day to ensure they are equipped to handle your […]

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Get to Know City Councilman Jeff Price

By |January 5th, 2015|

Jeff Price was born and raised in Newton. After leaving Newton to go to college at the University of Northern Iowa he returned to Newton in 2004, and now lives here with his wife, Amanda, and two children. He has served on the City Council for 3 years. Find out what he thinks you should […]

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