Jasper County, population 36,482, is located on Interstate 80 and just half an hour east of Interstate 35. As the county seat, Newton has a variety commercial and industrial businesses, some with direct interstate frontage, some with rail service, and all within twenty minutes of Newton's all-weather, ILS-equipped municipal airport, and 40 minutes to commercial passenger and freight service in Des Moines. Newton's population of 15,254 is the commercial hub and county seat of Jasper County. Newton is home to the Iowa Speedway, "America's Place to Race."
The Newton Daily News is the only daily (M-F) paper published in Jasper County. An award winning newspaper from the Iowa Newspaper Foundation, the Newton Daily News is one of the smallest communities in Iowa that still publishes a newspaper five days per week.
The newtondailynews.com is the no.1 local website in Jasper County. Serving over 30,000 unique visitors and 300,000 pageviews per month, the website was awarded one of the, "Best Newspaper Websites" in it's category by the Iowa Newspaper Foundation.
Jasper County Tribune
The Jasper County Tribune is a weekly newspaper based out of our Colfax, Iowa location. The Jasper County Tribune serves the western portion of the county including Colfax, Baxter, Monroe, Prairie City and more. Featuring all local stories and photos, this publication strives to bring a sense of community among rural towns.
Prairie City News
The Prairie City News is a weekly newspaper based out of our Prairie City, Iowa location serving the south-western portion of the county. Central to the communities it serves, it strives to feature all local stories and photos.
Jasper County Living
Jasper County Living is a quarterly publication sent out to over 11,000 households in the city of Newton. Featuring 100% local advertising and information, this full-color glossy magazine offers the perfect opportunity to reach potential customers in a non-traditional fashion.
Central Iowa Ag Mag
As an agriculture-based full-color glossy magazine, Central Iowa Ag Mag is printed three times per year. (February, August, November.) This magazine reaches exclusively farmers and other agricultural professionals in a seven county region in central Iowa.
Senior Lifestyles is a quarterly publication inserted into the Newton Daily News featuring local features on Jasper County seniors. A highly-read section, this publication shares the experiences of older adults in the county and what they currently do to stay active in the community.
Newton Daily News
200 1st Ave E
Newton, IA 50208