Newton’s Eilert Demonstrates Chicken-Calling on NBC

By |June 27th, 2017|

Bonnie Swalwell Eilert, a Newton resident, went on one of the biggest adventures of her life last spring as she showed off her chicken-calling, spunky on Little Big Shots: Forever Young.

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Eight Things to Know Before Heading to Iowa Speedway

By |June 19th, 2017|

Newton is home to Iowa Speedway and the race weekends are just around the corner. We have eight tips for anyone who is planning to attend their first, or 25th, race.

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Mural Restoration for Four Downtown Murals

By |June 4th, 2017|

The Newton Main Street program is taking a project of restoring four major murals in the downtown area. This projects consists of cleaning and repainting the American Flag mural on the side of the VFW 1655 post building, the Welcome To Newton mural on the side of the E-Clips building, the Historic Building mural on […]

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Hotel Maytag Renovation Continues

By |June 2nd, 2017|

Hatch Development Group was recently selected as a preferred developer for the Hotel Maytag renovation project.

This designation means that Hatch Development Group has exclusive rights to negotiate the details of a development agreement with the City of Newton for 75 days.

The City of Newton will not negotiate with or seek interest from any other developers […]

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