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  1. Shih Tzu found covered in cockroach nests and fleas amazing transformationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Barely two weeks have passed since a terribly neglected ten-year-old Shih Tzu was discovered in a filthy pet carrier abandoned outside of a Newton, Iowa animal shelter. Left inside the dog cage with just a few pieces of moldy bread to eat, rescuers could barely tell the difference between the dog's front and back.

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  2. Abdoned dog Sury the Shih Tzu transforms after being found in cockroach nestRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... centre. Little Sury looked like a ball of matted fur when she was abandoned at Jasper County Animal Rescue League in Newton, Iowa. A week later, and after five hours of grooming, Sury - short for survivor - who is believed to be nine or 10 years ...

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  3. Severely matted senior dog abandoned outside of Iowa animal shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Examiner.com

    A senior Shih Tzu dubbed "Sury," bears little resemblance to the dog who was abandoned outside of the Jasper County Animal Rescue League shelter in Newton, Iowa, earlier this month, reported Saturday's KCCI News. Someone left the severely matted, flea-infested dog in a crate on the morning of May 15 - the dog was suffering from multiple infections which left her miserable.

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  4. Abandoned dog found with fleas, roach nests in matted furRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... FUR, AND FLEAS. NOW, ONE WEEK LATER, THE DOG IS CLEANED UP AND READY FOR KCCI'S KIM ST. ONGE HAS THE STORY FROM NEWTON. KIM: THE ABANDONED DOG WAS FOUND HERE, OUTSIDE THE JASPER COUNTY ANIMAL RESCUE LEAGUE, COVERED IN MATTED FUR AND TERRIFED. ...

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  5. Simmons, Edwards Honored as Scholar-AthletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Osky News

    Oskaloosa-Alora Simmons (Jr., Newton, Iowa, Elementary Education) and Alex Edwards (Sr., Knoxville, Iowa, Elementary Education) were honored for their excellence in the classroom as they were named 2014-2015 Daktronics-NAIA Track and Field ...

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  6. McReynolds scores first career K&N Pro win at IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... he had at Iowa Speedway. McReynolds earned his first NASCAR victory in the Casey's General Store 150 Saturday at the Newton, Iowa raceway, the first of two annual combination races between the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East and West. He joins a list ...

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  7. Buescher victorious in Iowa - Mon, 18 May 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Spokesman-Review

    Two drivers involved in a scary incident Saturday teamed up for another crash that gave Buescher the break he was looking for. Buescher pulled away on a restart in a green-white-checkered finish Sunday to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at the Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa.

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  8. Jamie Dick has eventful Saturday in IowaRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Auto Racing Daily

    ... welcomed back by a piece of lead or tungsten from another car during the series' first practice session at the Newton, Iowa, track on Saturday. "All the spacers and lead started coming out," Dick was quoted as saying in a USA Today article. "I ...

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  9. NASCAR driver OK after being struck in head by debrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Sporting News

    ... ff my helmet," he said. Dick, 26, will make his third start of 2015 on Sunday afternoon in the 3M 250 at the track in Newton, Iowa.

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  10. Some premature babies surviving younger, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Star Tribune

    Danielle Pickering helped her 2-year-old son, Micah, who was born at 22 weeks, at their home in Newton, Iowa. A small number of very premature babies are surviving earlier outside the womb than doctors once thought possible, a new study has documented, raising questions about how aggressively they should be treated and posing implications for the debate about abortion.

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  11. Expect a ton of extra traffic this weekend on Interstate 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Expect to see a lot extra traffic on Interstate 80 around Newton Saturday and Sunday for the start of racing at the Iowa Speedway. The Wide Opening Weekend features the NASCAR K&N Pro Series Casey's General Stores 150 and the NASCAR XFINITY Series 3M 250.

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  12. Joe Gibbs Racing: 2015 3M 250 previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Examiner.com

    While the Sprint Cup and Camping World Truck Series are busy in Charlotte, the Xfinity Series visits Iowa Speedway for Sunday's 3M 250. Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Daniel Suarez, Erik Jones and Boris Said will hit the track in Newton, Iowa in the first stand-alone race of the season for the series.

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  13. Heading to Iowa for 2015 Xfinity Series action? Check this outRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Examiner.com

    NASCAR's Xfinity Series visits Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa for the 2015 Wide Opening Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, May 16th and 17th. Joining the Xfinity Series this weekend are the K&N Pro Series East and West in a combination race.

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  14. Irene C. Luethje Quinn, 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Northern-Sun Print

    Irene C. Luethje Quinn, 87, of Newton, Iowa formerly of Ottumwa, Iowa died on Monday, May 4, 2015 at her home in Park Centre in Newton. A funeral mass will be 11 a.m., Friday, May 8, 2015 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1115 S. 8th Ave. E. in Newton.

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  15. Trial of Iowan whose dog mauled girl set to beginRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The trial of a Prairie City woman facing charges stemming from her dog's fatal attack on a 4-year-old girl is set to begin. Jurors were selected Wednesday in the trial of 26-year-old Jena Wright in Newton.

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  16. Babysitter faces 35 years in prison after fatal dog attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    The trial of a Prairie City woman charged for her involvement in a deadly dog attack is set to start Thursday in Newton. Jena Wright was charged with child endangerment and neglect of a dependent person in the death of 4-year-old Jordyn Arndt in 2013.

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  17. Trial of Iowan whose dog mauled girl set to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KCRG

    The trial of a Prairie City woman facing charges stemming from her dog's fatal attack on a 4-year-old girl is set to begin. Des Moines television station KCCI reports the trial of 26-year-old Jena Wright begins Wednesday in Newton.

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  18. Newton Mom Goes to Great Lengths to Help Son with AutismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... es. You can help the family by sending a donation to United Methodist Church in care of Kelley Martin 210 N 2nd Ave E Newton, IA 50208.

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  19. Dixie Rose Wells, 1936-2015Read the original story

    Sunday May 3 | Bethany Republican-Clipper

    ... MO. He survives of the home. Dixie worked as a social services director at Bethany Care Center, a bank teller in Newton, Iowa and a bookkeeper for Wells Implement. She is preceded in death by her parents; granddaughter, Stefani Raye Hamilton; ...

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  20. Man accused of posing as actor pleads guilty to sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | KCRG

    ... hile LaVera was in Jasper County last spring, he posed as “Twilight” actor Kiowa Gordon and visited two Newton schools. Prosecutors say LaVera inappropriately touched a 14-year-old girl and lured her into his vehicle.

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