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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:12pm
New Sharon, Iowa- The average high school student often finds themselves, at some point, asking or being asked what they want to do for the rest of their life. Whether it is from a career counselor, or from college recruiters, or even from friends,...
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:10pm
Members of the Mahaska County Supervisors met with representatives of the South Central Regional Airport Association on Monday morning regarding further talks involving 220th Street, which runs on the south side of the propose airport west of...
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 4:04pm
Many times a loss at the state girl’s basketball tournament results in tears shed and hopes dashed. On the other side of the coin is elation and smiles all around. It may not have been clear in talking with the North Mahaska basketball team....
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 4:02pm
The year 2019 holds much excitement and will be history- making for Eddyville. This community will move into the future with the new location of the Eddyville Museum, which is well underway and hopefully open for visitors by the summer. Located at...
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 3:56pm
It did not take long for the first question from the crowd to begin discussions at the Feb. 23 Eggs & Issues at Smokey Row in Oskaloosa. Iowa House Representatives Holly Brink (District 80) and Dustin Hite (District 79) along with senator Ken...
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 3:54pm
North Mahaska’s school board met in a special session on Friday, Feb. 22. The meeting was held on Friday to accommodate the North Mahaska girls and boys basketball team’s tournament games that were played on Monday and Thursday...
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 1:44pm
It had been seven years since the wide-eyed fourth graders from North Mahaska entered Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Wednesday afternoon those same girls were just as wide-eyed as they strode in for their state encounter in the Class 1A with No. 2...
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 11:59am
The former New Sharon Senior Center will change hands from a city-owned facility to a privately owned dance studio. The contract was approved Wednesday at the regular council meeting. Madison Mitchell, who has operated a dance studio and been paying...
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 11:44am
For 100 years it has been the dream of Iowa girls to one day step onto the court in Des Moines and play in a state tournament. Six girls from North Mahaska saw their high school team play and win the 2012 state championship. The bond formed watching...
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 11:42am
Public record requests in the past year have sparked a review of the Mahaska County process for receiving and complying with requests for information. Board chair Mark Groenendyk brought in six reams of paper and placed on the board table...
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 11:40am
It is not often when the opposing coach tells the losing coach his team played a great game, but lost by 40. Such was the case Thursday as No. 1 ranked Grand View Christian upended the Warhawks, 74-34. Dave Stubbs congratulated North Mahaska coach...
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 10:20am
North Mahaska’s wrestling season came to an end Friday at the state wrestling tournament. The ending is not what the team hoped for, but all three competed well. Jarrett Stodghill at 145 pounds and Luke Groves at 170 lost in the first round,...
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