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Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:23am
NEW SHARON – North Mahaska School District voters could see a ballot question coming forth in the near future following action at the July 8 board meeting. Plans have been in the works since before the 2017 remodel to upgrade facilities and...
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:22am
Editor’s Note: This is the third in a four-part series about the 75th anniversary of D-Day invasion. RD Keep was a member of the area contingent who went to Italy and France for the commemoration June 1-10. NORMANDY, France – Paige...
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:21am
Do you know what happened 50 years ago, on July 20, 1969, and what connection Fremont had with that historic event? On that date, many of us were glued to our black and white TV sets and watched the first man land on the moon. Such an unbelievable...
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:20am
OSKALOOSA – Put on a crown and wrap a sash around your shoulder can draw some attention. If you are the reigning Iowa State Fair Queen it is another day at the “office.” Hailey Swan of Bloomfield made an appearance in Oskaloosa for...
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:19am
NEW SHARON – With a pair of teammates in scoring position, last Wednesday, July 10, North Mahaska second basemen, Chloe Bossard, changed the trajectory of their Class 1A Region 5 Quarter Final contest against New London with one swing of her...
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:18am
EDDYVILLE – Sophomore right fielder Emma Lenox drilled a two-run homer and finished the night with three RBIs to lead Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont to a Class 3A Region 3 softball tourney win Wednesday. They topped South Central Conference foe...
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:17am
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Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:16am
SIGOURNEY – In a fun-packed Saturday evening, the North Mahaska baseball team took on the English Valley Bears. Coming into the game, the two teams had split the two games they played in regular season. North Mahaska’s early strike...
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:15am
EDDYVILLE – Nolan Stetter led off the bottom of the eighth inning with a homerun as the Rockets of Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont walked off Ron Welsch Field with an 8-7 nonconference win over No. 5 in Class 1A Southeast Warren.  EBF seemed...
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 9:19am
Editor’s Note: This is the second installment in a month-long series about the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion. NORMANDY, France – Brandy Allen still hurts. Her daughter Brooke still wonders. The Oskaloosa mother and daughter were...
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 9:18am
OSKALOOSA – No one is to blame, but the Mahaska County Supervisors hope to begin a fix of a broken system. The system in question is how county employees are compensated. The issue was discussed at length at the supervisors’ July 1...
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 9:17am
AMES — The Iowa Transportation Commission has approved the Fiscal Year 2020-2024 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program. Part of that five-year plan is a by-pass around Oskaloosa via U.S. 63, a project locally known as the Northwest By-Pass....
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