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Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 11:24am
Entering Monday night’s Class 3A Region 6 volleyball final, Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont coach Gladys Genskow knew her team would have to play well to earn a state berth. Tipton held the No. 2 spot in the final rankings of the season heading...
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 11:22am
The Mahaska County Supervisors met in special session Friday morning, Nov. 2, to open bids received for the new 911 radio communications system project. In early October, the Supervisors announced that they are assuming control of the 911...
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 11:21am
Relationships mean a lot to Dr. Kelly German. So much so she gave up a career in Boulder, Colo., and moved back to Iowa. She is excited to be home and helping patients with their eye health at Jensen Optometrists in Grinnell. Dr. Kelly (Freeborn)...
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 11:20am
Mahaska County Attorney Jim Blomgren announced on Friday that Mahaska County Supervisor Steve Wanders will not face any charges of election misconduct after allegations of electioneering surfaced in the final week of the hotly contested Mahaska...
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 11:18am
The parade of Republican candidates was greeted by a partisan gathering at Smokey Row in Oskaloosa Wednesday. With six days to go until the mid-term election, Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg and their “Keep Iowa Moving” caravan...
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 9:36am
Oskaloosa, Iowa- Mahaska County Supervisor Steve Wanders has been accused of violating state law on October 30, pertaining to electioneering at a voting precinct. Wanders was photographed by The Sun outside of the Mahaska County Courthouse wearing a...
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 1:06pm
The trio of Mahaska County Supervisors fired the next salvo in the ongoing conflict between the board and the Emergency Management Commission and 911 Service Board. The latest was the decision by the board to seek a bid directly from Motorola, Inc....
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 1:02pm
Mahaska County Supervisors held a public hearing at its Oct. 1 meeting in regards to a Tax In- crement Financing plan for the Prairie Wind Urban Renewal Area. The plan has been a hot topic with the North Mahaska School District. At the sharing North...
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 9:54am
The sites for the seond night of the South Iowa Cedar League volleyball tournament has been set. Sigourney, Keota and Belle Plaine will host matches beginning at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11. The top bracket at Belle Plaine features Montezuma against...
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 10:35am
William Penn University has been recognized as one of the Best Colleges in Iowain 2018 by the research group BestColleges.com. Bestcolleges.com is a leading provider of higher education research and college planning resources. The ranking...
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 10:33am
North Mahaska’s Cheyenne Shaw and Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont’s Madysen Wade both placed in the top 10 at the Lynnville-Sully Invitational Cross Country Meet Thursday to pace their respective teams. Shaw was third in a time of 22...
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:45am
Five Mahaska County farms were among those recognized as Century or Heritage Farms during a ceremony sponsored by Farm Bureau at the Iowa State Fair in August. DeBruin Family Farms, Gatton Farms and Melvin Reed were recognized for farms in the...
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