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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:20pm
NEW SHARON – After nearly 30 years the City Park Building in New Sharon will receive a new cover. The building was last shingled some 30 years ago. It will receive a steel roof and gutters after approval from the city council Wednesday night....
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:19pm
OSKALOOSA — Monday’s regularly scheduled meeting of the Mahaska County Board of Supervisors focused on road improvements, but the final decision was contentious. The main focus of the meeting was on a secondary road project for the...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:18pm
NEW SHARON – Members of the North Mahaska School Board heard an update on the renovation of the high school and installation of the new track at their monthly meeting this past week. Dale Lienemann of Estes Construction told the board members...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:15pm
NEW SHARON – North Mahaska finished the 2015 volleyball campaign at 19-11 with a 9-2 South Iowa Cedar League finish and second place in the league. With three allconference performers back secondyear coach Alicia Arkema is ready for the...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:12pm
NEW SHARON – For the first time in more than 30 years there will be a new chief in charge of the North Mahaska Warhawk tribe. Former Pleasantville athlete Cass Stubbs takes over the team from Steve Ehret. Stubbs will pulling together his team...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:11pm
NEW SHARON – Cross-country at North Mahaska will be the same, but different in 2016. The same in that the boys’ team will once again be competing for the title. Different as the number of girls competing will allow them to run as a team...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:09pm
For the first time in an undeterminable amount of time, all three Mahaska County football teams will be under new leadership. When North Mahaska, Eddyville-Blakesburg- Fremont and Oskaloosa hits the field this Friday a new coach will put on the...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:08pm
Work has begun in earnest on the installation of the all-weather track at North Mahaska. The red cinders are gone and the crews are installing the base rock for the track, high jump area and the long jump run. Striping is expected to occur just...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 8:24am
Barbara Foster, 87 of Oskaloosa and formerly of New Sharon passed away Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at the Mahaska Health Partnership Hospice Serenity House in Oskaloosa. Funeral services will begin at 1:30 pm Friday, August 26, 2016 at the Holland-...
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 2:26pm
OSKALOOSA – Mahaska County Friends of Conservation will host the first annual Mammoth Day at Caldwell Park east of Oskaloosa on Sunday, Sept. 11. The group is hosting the dedication of the Mahaska Freedom Rock that day as well. The flag...
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 2:26pm
Students and administration gathered at North Mahaska this week to use golden sledgehammers to do the groundbreaking for the renovations that are taking place within the school. Although the school year is about to come begin, Estes Construction...
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 2:24pm
NEW SHARON – Once again the New Sharon-North Mahaska community showed it cares. The community blood drive honoring five young men who died in recent years brought in more than expected results. Mississippi Valley Blood Center representatives...
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