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Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 4:40pm
In the final city council meeting of the year Barnes City worked through a short agenda and said good-bye to a long-time serving council member. City councilor Rusty Lindenman attended his final meeting and at the end was presented a plaque for his...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 4:31pm
New Sharon City Councilors moved one step closer to completion of the legal maneuvers for acquisition of the city’s water system. Wednesday’s meeting contained one more agreement that allows Mahaska Rural Water to own and operate the...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 4:28pm
North Mahaska will remain an 11-man football school. That decision came following just over an hour of comments from students, staff and community members. More than four dozen gathered in the elementary library to discuss the issue. Players made a...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 4:22pm
You could call the Eddyville- Blakesburg-Fremont the “Good Hands People.” No they are not representatives of an insurance company, but they are pests to opposing offenses. The handy Rockets blocked three shots and stole 18 balls to...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 4:21pm
Susan (Sue) Marie Sheehy, 76, died after a brief battle with cancer on Monday, December 4, 2017 at Accura Healthcare of Pleasantville. Her body was cremated. Susan Sheehy Memorial Service was held at Mason Funeral Home in Pleasantville on Wednesday...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 4:19pm
Wilbur James Langstraat, 85, died Friday, December 8, 2017, at the Vinton Lutheran Home following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at First Christian Church in Vinton with Rev. Dave Neas officiating...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 5:04pm
Men across the country participated in No- Shave November bringing awareness to those with cancer. The Sun Editor RD Keep was asked to participate with the Oskaloosa Middle School. This past Friday a seventh grade student won the right to shave the...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
Despite efforts to the contrary it appears North Mahaska will continue to play the 11-man game of football for the next two seasons. Unless a late-night stay develops or the Iowa High School Athletic Association extends a deadline for a decision,...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 4:57pm
North Mahaska’s boy’s team played a much better game in terms of mechanics, but was no match for the athleticism of Lynnville-Sully. The Hawks came into NM and left with a 61-36 victory. “I know there are not moral victories in a...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 4:54pm
The charity stripe in a basketball game is often time the deciding factor in a game. It may be a last-second foul shot or just solid shooting from the line. Friday night Lynnville-Sully gave the Warhawks of North Mahaska plenty of opportunities and...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 4:49pm
Dale E. Butcher “The Man of Steel”, 71, of New Sharon, died on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at Serenity House in Oskaloosa. A celebration of life was held at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, December 3, at the Heart of Worship Church in Lynnville....
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 2:42pm
Project updates were on a busy agenda for North Mahaska School Board members Monday. They heard updates on a walk through of the renovations with Dale Linneman of Estes Construction, and heard from superintendent Angela Livezey on stage and...
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