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02/21/2018 - 4:16pm
Blue-jacketed teenagers will join in activities throughout the country this week celebrating National FFA Week. North Mahaska will begin with sub-districts at Keota. Advisor Miranda Johnson said she is excited about the activities for the week. “Monday on President’s Day we are competing at Keota High School for sub-district contests,” said Johnson in an email. “We have...
02/21/2018 - 4:09pm
The winds of fortunate did not blow a friendly breeze on two area wrestlers. Class 1A wrestler Jarrett Stodghill of North Mahaska lost twice on the opening day to end his hopes of a podium appearance. Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont’s Tyler Landgrebe survived a first round consolation match, but fell on Friday ending his run as well. Stodghill...
02/21/2018 - 4:05pm
Only one basketball team finishes the season with a win. Monday night it was a battle for a slot at the Class 1A state tournament. Despite the determination and effort, it was Montezuma whose season continues while the North Mahaska (22-1) saw theirs come to an end. The two South Iowa Cedar League teams were meeting for a third time, this time on...
02/15/2018 - 4:40pm
This time of year is exciting and exasperating for athletes and coaches. Hopes are either realized or dashed in a single moment. For two Sun area wrestlers their hops and seasons continue, for others the season has come to an end. North Mahaska junior Jarrett Stodghill notched his slot in the state Class 1A wrestling tourney while senior teammate...
02/08/2018 - 4:40pm
The Tony Award-winning stage play On Golden Pond is at the George Daily Auditorium on Monday, Feb. 12 at 7:30 p.m. The movie version starring Henry and Jane Fonda and Katherine Hepburn, based on the stage play, won five Academy Awards for its story and acting. On Golden Pond is an American treasure. This tale of a single family and how they pull...
02/08/2018 - 4:39pm
Attorney and New Sharon Mayor, Dustin Hite announced Friday he will be seeking election to the Iowa House in District 79 which includes the western half of Mahaska County and portions of Marion County. He is seeking the seat currently held by Guy Vander Linden, who announced this week he was not seeking re-election. Hite grew up in rural Mahaska...
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