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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:16pm
Blue-jacketed teenagers will join in activities throughout the country this week celebrating National FFA Week. North Mahaska will begin with sub-districts at Keota. Advisor Miranda Johnson said she is excited about the activities for the week....
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:09pm
The winds of fortunate did not blow a friendly breeze on two area wrestlers. Class 1A wrestler Jarrett Stodghill of North Mahaska lost twice on the opening day to end his hopes of a podium appearance. Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont’s Tyler...
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:05pm
Only one basketball team finishes the season with a win. Monday night it was a battle for a slot at the Class 1A state tournament. Despite the determination and effort, it was Montezuma whose season continues while the North Mahaska (22-1) saw...
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 4:45pm
City councilors are often face with tough decisions. Monday’s meeting in Eddyville was one of them. Resident Monica Burgess had appeared before the council in January respectfully requesting a variance to an ordinance regarding horses within...
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 4:40pm
This time of year is exciting and exasperating for athletes and coaches. Hopes are either realized or dashed in a single moment. For two Sun area wrestlers their hops and seasons continue, for others the season has come to an end. North Mahaska...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:40pm
The Tony Award-winning stage play On Golden Pond is at the George Daily Auditorium on Monday, Feb. 12 at 7:30 p.m. The movie version starring Henry and Jane Fonda and Katherine Hepburn, based on the stage play, won five Academy Awards for its story...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:39pm
Attorney and New Sharon Mayor, Dustin Hite announced Friday he will be seeking election to the Iowa House in District 79 which includes the western half of Mahaska County and portions of Marion County. He is seeking the seat currently held by Guy...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:34pm
A quiet, cold Sunday became a massive workday for members of the Oskaloosa Fire Department and several departments within 30 miles. A midday fire at International Ingredient Corporation, 2389 Highway 23, on the southeast side of Oskaloosa, destroyed...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:29pm
With one conference game to go North Mahaska’s third-ranked Warhawk girls have sealed at least a share of the South Iowa Cedar League crown. A win over English Valleys on Feb. 2 will give them the outright title. North Mahaska ran its season...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 12:36pm
New Sharon snow ordinance will go into effect at midnight Thursday, Feb. 8 and will remain in effect 7ntil all snow is cleared. 
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 9:27am
The New Sharon city snow emergency ordinance will go into effect at 10 a.m. today, Monday, Feb. 5 and will be in effect until the streets are cleared according to city clerk Lisa Munn.
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 10:51am
There are lemon car laws but do those laws cover when a person finds a dead body in the trunk the day after they bring the car home? That is only one of the confusing questions encountered by Sybil Chasteen (Jeanene Calhoun) during this year’s...
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