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Friday, June 24, 2016 - 8:18pm
Saturday's softball tournament at Eddyville has been cancelled.
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 8:58am
There were plenty of things to do around The Sun area last weekend. One of those was the return of the New Sharon Spring Festival. Essentially put together in less than two months, by all accounts the event was a success according to some of the...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 8:57am
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack welcomed students participating in Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives’ Youth Tour to our nation’s capital. The Iowa Youth Tour brings high school students from across the country...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 8:54am
BELLE PLAINE – North Mahaska sored two runs off RBI singles by junior Jacob Sherburne and sophomore Dylan Shipley, but came up short 5-2 at Belle Plaine June 13. North Mahaska collected seven hits, two by senior leadoff hitters Clay Gleason....
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 8:53am
ALBIA — As if Albia needed any extra incentive to play well against Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont, Monday’s twinbill with Albia did not bode well for the visiting Rockets. Albia chose that night to dedicate to the man that built the...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 8:52am
NEW SHARON – North Mahaska and Tri-County met to play their regularly scheduled game June 15 and to finish a rainout from May 31. Tri-County won the league game 6-2 while North Mahaska won the resumption game 19-10. In the first game, a big...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 8:51am
BELLE PLAINE – North Mahaska’s softball team had the weekend off and came into Monday’s contest with Belle Plaine ready to play. They scored a run in the top of the third then exploded for five runs in the top of the fourth, then...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 8:48am
ANKENY – Nellie Nelson, 75, passed away June 16, 2016, at Bishop Drumm Care Center in Johnston, Iowa. Funeral services were held at 9 a.m., Monday, June 20, 2016, at Ankeny Funeral Home (1510 W. First Street in Ankeny) with burial following at...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 1:09pm
EDDYVILLE – A pair of public hearing were at the top of the Eddyville City Council’s agenda June 6 and both were approved without written or oral comments from the public. The first was a hearing on a franchise fee ordinance with Alliant...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 1:08pm
See full photo coverage of the race and Spring Festival in the June 23 edition of The Sun.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 1:08pm
Keeping cool was a challenge at times this week. With temperatures in the 90s community vacation Bible school staff and kids had a water splash Thursday in the parking lot of New Sharon Assembly of God Church.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 1:06pm
Two Republicans have notched their spot on the November ballot for county supervisor and county sheriff. Mahaska County Supervisor, Republican Mark Groenendyk outdistanced the field of four with 56 percent of the vote. His closest competitor was...
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