(NEWTON) The Winter Jasper County Solid Waste Program will start this coming Saturday, December 1, as the Newton / County Highway Garage location will be open through the day from 7:00 until 3:30. The County Highway Garage location will be the only site open through the month of December. The other sites will be open through the week, running January through March. While appliances with no Freon or no compressor are accepted at the Highway Garage site only, one other dumpster there is reserved for metal only. No yard waste, no tires, and no electronic items are accepted. For details, call 618-783-2915.