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Some constituents have voiced concern over recent trends surrounding aviation fuel services at the Newton City/ County Airport.“The perception is that fuel prices are up for some reason or another,” said Harvey County commissioner Chip Westfall, who also serves on the aviation commission.Westfall said the airport has typically had low fuel prices compared to other parts of the country and fuel prices similar to other airports in the area. Recently, some of the...

Updated Apr 17, 2015 at 1:27 PM

Amy Hammer has been named the 2015 recipient of Prairie View’s Justina D. Neufeld Scholarship. Hammer, a licensed social worker and certified sex therapist, works at Prairie View in Newton.

Posted Apr 17, 2015 at 1:01 PM

   Saturday the Wheat State Chapter of the American Truck Historical Association will host the 12th annual Wheat State Antique Truck Show. The show will happen rain...

Updated Apr 17, 2015 at 8:05 AM

Familiar faces, new characters and a ton of action dominate the first extended trailer for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Mike Janela takes a look and gauges fan reaction.

Posted Apr 16, 2015 at 5:00 PM

The woman who accused Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston of raping her in December 2012 filed a civil lawsuit against Winston today.

Updated Apr 16, 2015 at 4:21 PM

It was a big day for the North Newton water project, as the top of a new water tower was lifted into place today.“This is something that has been a long time in coming,” said John Torline, North Newton city manager.The...

Posted Apr 16, 2015 at 1:01 PM

  Wichita Collegiate School senior and former Newton resident Essence Dickinson was recently named the Linwood Sexton Scholarship recipient for the 2015-16 academic year at Wichita State University.The...

Posted Apr 16, 2015 at 1:01 PM

 Branden Grimmett, a 1999 Newton High School graduate, has been named associate vice provost for the Office of Career and Professional Development at Loyola Marymount University of Los Angeles, California. He will assume his new...

Updated Apr 16, 2015 at 9:29 AM

You know, next time youre going to have to do better, Mr. President.

Updated Apr 16, 2015 at 8:12 AM

Time magazine today released its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world, and five different magazine covers will be available when the issue hits newsstands Friday: Kanye West, Bradley Cooper, Ruth Bader Ginsberg, Jorge Ramos...

Posted Apr 16, 2015 at 1:01 AM

 This school year Chisholm Middle School tried something new — a “one-to-one” technology initiative. One grade was given iPads, the other laptops, for use during the school day. Teacher Kim Tate...

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