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  1. Director of Lifelong Faith Formation - Sacred Heart ChurchRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | DFW Catholic

    ... d resume and cover letter to Father William Reynolds/ Sacred Heart Church/ 1115 South 8th Avenue East/ P.O. Box 1478/ Newton, IA 50208 or by e-mail to [REMOVED - SEE ORIGINAL LISTING] Telephone 641-792-2050. (1)

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  2. More Read the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... 92 in a 70-mph zone. Video released this month shows trooper Bryan Guill speeding past cars on Interstate 80 near Newton to catch up with a van driven by Clary. Guill let Clary go without a ticket after a brief, friendly exchange. Clary was wearing ...

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  3. Carol Skoog, 78, AltoonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Des Moines Register

    Newton, Ia. She passed away at Valley View Village on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. Carol grew up in Kellogg, Ia., and lived in Altoona until moving to Valley View Village ...

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  4. Fatal OWI arrest caught on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KCRG

    The Iowa State Patrol has released video of an OWI arrest that led to the death of a Newton man last fall. Matthew Lentzkow was pulled over by troopers near Newton on Interstate 80 on Nov. 1 for suspicion of drunken driving.

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  5. IA: Increased Need Noted as City Budget Talks Get UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Mass Transit

    Jan. 20--Six community organizations submitted requests as budget talks got underway during the regular Newton City Council meeting Monday. The Newton Development Corporation, Convention and Visitors Bureau, YMCA, Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, Heart of Iowa Regional Transit Agency and Newton Housing Development Corporation all gave budget proposals.

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  6. Statesmen Battle at Missouri Valley InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Osky News

    ... Ottumwa, Iowa, Physical Education) joined him as a placer at 141, going 2-2 to take eighth. Kyle Soderblom (Sr., Newton, Iowa, Biology) also found his way inside the top eight, managing sixth at 197 pounds. The senior finished 4-3 with two falls. ...

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  7. Death prompts questions concerning cages in police cruisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KETV-TV

    Matthew Lentzkow was pulled over by State Troopers near Newton on Nov. 1, and died when he escaped from a cruiser. From the trooper's dashboard, his decision is spelled out.

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  8. Fatal OWI arrest caught on video raises questions about cagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    The Iowa State Patrol has released video of an OWI arrest that led to the death of a Newton man last fall. Matthew Lentzkow was pulled over by troopers near Newton on Interstate 80 on Nov. 1 for suspicion of drunken driving.

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  9. 5 Reasons to Move Administrative Processes Online in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | PRWeb

    ... current or not current without a problem." Luke Clement, Director of Track Services and Special Events Iowa Speedway, Newton, Iowa "We do save a lot of time with our online employee scheduling system, Aladtec , but the savings in time doesn't ...

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  10. Man's death highlights lack of cages in Iowa patrol carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Lentzkow, 36, of Newton, died on Nov. 1 in a traffic accident on Interstate 80 after managing to escape from an Iowa State Patrol... IOWA CITY, Iowa - Officers failed to guard an Iowa drunken driving suspect before he escaped from a State Patrol car while handcuffed and was struck by a van and killed, video and reports obtained by The Associated Press show. Matthew Lentzkow's death has brought attention to how Iowa State Patrol vehicles lack cages to transport suspects.

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  11. Osky Girls Start the Week Slow Finish Strong Going 1-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Osky News

    ... this same type of pressure nearly all season, with similar results. On Friday night the Indians played host to the Newton Cardinals, and Oskaloosa was just looking to compete in hopes of staying close and pulling out a victory. Osky came out of the ...

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  12. Moore Continues Hot WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Osky News

    Sophomore Jack Moore is what you would call in the zone . Moore was on fire again Friday night as he helped lead the Indians to an exciting Little Hawkeye Conference victory over the Newton Cardinals on a last second shot, giving the Indians the win 48-46.

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  13. Man arrested after bomb threat in NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | The Fairfield Ledger

    The Jasper County Sheriff's Office says 39-year-old Martin Real Meloche, of Newton, was taken into custody Tuesday. He faces two counts of false report of the placement of explosives devices.

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  14. Arrest Made in Courthouse Bomb ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    Atuthorities in Jasper County have taken a man into custody who is accused of phoning in bomb threats Monday in an efffort to avoid sentencing on drug charges. 39 year old Martin Meloche of Newton is charged with calling into two threats Monday morning about a bomb that would go off in the county Courthouse.

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  15. Arrest warrant issued in Jasper County courthouse bomb threat caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | KCRG

    An arrest warrant has been issued for a man in connection to a bomb threat at a county courthouse in central Iowa. The Jasper County Sheriff's Office says officials are looking for 39-year-old Martin Real Meloche, of Newton.

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  16. Arrest warrant issued for man in connectio...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids

    THE JASPER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SAYS OFFICIALS ARE LOOKING FOR 39-YEAR-OLD MARTIN REAL MELOCHE, OF NEWTON. HE FACES TWO COUNTS OF FALSE REPORT OF THE PLACEMENT OF EXPLOSIVES DEVICES.

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  17. Warrant Issued for Suspect in Courthouse ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Thirty-nine-year-old Martin Meloche of Newton is wanted on two counts of false report of the placement of an explosive or incendiary device. Deputies believe Meloche called and left a message with the threat before the courthouse opened at 8:00 a.m. They say he then allegedly called a Treasurer's office employee a half hour later and repeated the threat.

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  18. Jasper County courthouse evacuated after bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | KCRG

    The Jasper County Courthouse in Newton was evacuated Monday. Jasper County Sheriff John Halferty says the county treasurer's office received a threat by phone that a bomb would detonate inside the building at 10 a.m. A similar threat was left on an office voice mail earlier in the morning.

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  19. Iowa courthouse evacuated after bomb threatRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Jasper County Courthouse in Newton was evacuated Monday. Jasper County Sheriff John Halferty says the county treasurer's office received a threat by phone that a bomb would detonate inside the building at 10 a.m. A similar threat was left on an office voicemail earlier in the morning.

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  20. REG Finishes Upgrades to Iowa Biodiesel PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Domestic Fuel

    In this edition of the Ethanol Report, Renewable Fuels Association president and CEO Bob Dinneen talks about their reaction to RFS delay. Renewable Energy Group has finished upgrades to its Newton, Iowa biorefinery.

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