RD Keep

04/14/2019 - 9:42pm
  By RD KEEP The Sun   After four days the jury in the Luke VanHemert murder trial will have two and half days before hearing closing arguments and receiving the case for deliberations. Eleven prosecution witnesses provided insight into the events of March 1, 2018 that occurred on North Third Street that resulted in the death of 22-year old Marquis Todd. Todd’s death came about as...
04/04/2019 - 9:44am
There will be a familiar face on the sideline when North Mahaska takes to the field on Aug. 30 to face North Tama as the football season begins. Phil Griffin will lead the Warhawks as the new head football coach. Griffin is the third head coach to lead the program in three years, but has worked as a junior high coach and his familiarity with most...
04/04/2019 - 9:29am
The track season is underway and track coaches are looking to see which of their personnel to place in which events. North Mahaska’s Steve Ehret is among those taking stock of this year’s team. He got a good look Monday at the annual Ruritan Relays at Pekin. North Mahaska placed seventh in the 10-team meet accumulating 41 points. Host...
04/04/2019 - 9:22am
The first outdoor track meet of the season for the North Mahaska girls was successful. The Warhawks placed second at Belle Plaine trailing Lone Tree by six points. Lone Tree won with 120 points and North Mahaska finished with 114. English Valleys was third with 106. For the full story, see this week's Sun. Subscribe by calling 1-800-558-...
03/28/2019 - 9:57am
Many of the decisions made at the March 18 North Mahaska School Board is in preparation for the next academic year. Those decisions included hiring a new science teacher and establishing levy rates. The search for a science teacher ended Monday when the board members approved Mauree Haage as science teacher at the junior-senior high school. She is...
03/28/2019 - 9:55am
A pair of building issues dominated discussion at the New Sharon City Council Wednesday. One issue regarding the possibility of demolition a downtown and one building under renovation took center stage of an otherwise routine agenda. The city has received the building located in the downtown loop at 105 S. Main, a former antique shop. The building...
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