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Statesmen Take First at Baker Match Play »

Olathe, Kan.–It was a change of pace for the women’s golf team of William Penn University on Monday and Tuesday as the squad traveled south for the Baker Match Play.…

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Statesmen Drop First Conference Match »

Oskaloosa–The William Penn women’s volleyball team continued its stretch of home games on Tuesday in a clash of undefeated teams as the Grand View Vikings came to town. The Statesmen…

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Iowa Workforce Development reports initial unemployment insurance claims filed for week of October 11 – 17, 2020 »

DES MOINES – The number of initial claims in Iowa, filed between Sunday, Oct. 11, and Saturday, Oct. 17, was…

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Gov. Reynolds applauds Trump Administration’s High-Speed Broadband Investment »

DES MOINES – The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced today that it is investing $24 million to provide…

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City Accepting Bids For Snow Removal »

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Snow Removal Agreement – 2020/2021 Bids Due: November 16, 2020 3:00 p.m. (CST) Bid Opening: November 16, 2020 3:05 p.m.…

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ADULTS COMING TOGETHER TO PROTECT CHILDREN FROM SEXUAL ABUSE »

Promoting child protection during COVID-19 Oskaloosa, IA – MAHASKA COUNTY YMCA is participating in the Five Days of Action, October…

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Warhawks End VB Season at WACO »

WAYLAND – North Mahaska volleyball coach Jim Woods knew it was a tall task to take his team into WACO for a regional quarterfinal. The hosts are senior dominated and ranked No. 13 in Class 1A. Despite a fighting spirit North Mahaska fell to WACO…

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NM Advances in 1A Volleyball »

BUSSEY – For the first time in more than two weeks North Mahaska had a complete contingent of varsity volleyball players. Though the team struggled at times, the Warhawks defeated host Twin Cedars 25-21, 25-18, 26-24. North Mahaska, 10-9, will advance to the regional semifinals…

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Statesmen Take First at Baker Match Play »

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Olathe, Kan.–It was a change of pace for the women’s golf team of William Penn University on Monday and Tuesday as the squad traveled south for the Baker Match Play. The two-day tournament saw the Statesmen defeat Hastings and Baker en route to a first-place…

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Statesmen Drop First Conference Match »

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Oskaloosa–The William Penn women’s volleyball team continued its stretch of home games on Tuesday in a clash of undefeated teams as the Grand View Vikings came to town. The Statesmen and Vikings entered Tuesday’s contest as the only teams yet to lose in the Heart…

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Winward Records Second POW Honor, Jaquez Earns First Laurel »

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Oskaloosa–Makaila Winward (Fr., St. Louis Park, Minn., Psychology) doubled up on weekly awards, while Alicia Jaquez (Sr., Farmington, N.M., Biology) topped all attacking players for the first time as the Heart of America Athletic Conference Women’s Volleyball Player of the Week accolades were handed out…

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Advantageous Grogan Named Heart Offensive POW »

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Oskaloosa–Getting numerous chances to run the ball, Rives Grogan (So., Mansfield, Texas, Political Science) had a huge day as he claimed Heart America Athletic Conference Football Offensive Player of the Week laurels Monday. Grogan earned the first award of his career after leading the Statesmen…

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Statesmen Take First, Third in First-Ever Home Tournament »

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Oskaloosa–It was an historic weekend for the William Penn bowling program as they hosted their first-ever tournament at Statesmen Lanes Saturday and Sunday. Five teams were in attendance for the first annual Storm Navy and Gold Invitational, including WPU Baker, Culver-Stockton, Grand View, and Morningside.…

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Musco Lighting Fall Challenge Hosts Over 220 Race Teams »

by Jerry Mackey Oskaloosa, Iowa: the Annual Musco Lighting Fall Challenge brought the curtain down on the 2020 Stock Car Racing Season at the Mahaska County Fairgrounds in Oskaloosa this past weekend. The Southern Iowa Speedway hosted over 220 race teams for the two day…

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NM Falls in Playoffs »

by RD Keep NEW SHARON – On paper North Mahaska and Nodaway Valley seemed comparable. It was Nodaway Valley’s passing attack that proved fatal keyed with their defense that ended North Mahaska’s season in. the first round of the Class A playoffs. Nodaway Valley, 3-5,…

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Statesmen Defense Dominates in Win at Graceland »

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Lamoni — A very strong showing by the William Penn University football team, despite a couple of injuries, saw them take down Graceland on the road. Suffocating the Yellowjackets on defense for most of the game, the option game was running on all cylinders as…

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Warhawks End VB Season at WACO »

WAYLAND – North Mahaska volleyball coach Jim Woods knew it was a tall task to take his team into WACO for a regional quarterfinal. The…

Oct 22 2020 / Comments Off on Warhawks End VB Season at WACO / Read More »
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Letter To The Editor: Endorsement of Kathryn Kaul-Goodman and Lisa Ossian

Editors Note: The views and opinions expressed in this editorial are not necessarily the views or opinions of Oskaloosa News. For the past 30-plus years the voters of Mahaska County have been voting in many one…

Oct 22 2020 / Read More »
Agendas and Minutes Oskaloosa Water Department

Water Board of Trustee – July 8, 2019 – Agenda

WATER BOARD OF TRUSTEES Regular Meeting July 8, 2019 4:00 PM Location: 1208 South 7th St. 1. Approve Agenda. 2. Approve minutes of the June 10, 2019 regular meeting. 3. Approve invoices and Financial Statements. 4.…

Jul 7 2019 / Read More »
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Central College Announces World Food Prize Lecture

PELLA, IA (10/22/2020) Bram Govaerts, winner of the 2014 World Food Prize, will present Central College’s annual World Food Prize Lecture from 11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 27. The free event will be…

Oct 22 2020 / Read More »
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Musco Lighting Fall Challenge Hosts Over 220 Race Teams

by Jerry Mackey Oskaloosa, Iowa: the Annual Musco Lighting Fall Challenge brought the curtain down on the 2020 Stock Car Racing Season at the Mahaska County Fairgrounds in Oskaloosa this past weekend. The Southern Iowa Speedway…

Oct 18 2020 / Read More »
Clubs and Organizations Penn Hall on the campus of William Penn University celebrated 100 years of serving the students during Homecoming 2017.

William Penn University Receives Build with Bags Grant

DES MOINES, Iowa –William Penn University located in Oskaloosa, Iowa, will soon have several new park benches courtesy of the Build with Bags grant program. The Iowa Grocery Industry Association announced today that the plastic bag…

Jul 18 2020 / Read More »
Education Central Dutch Athletics

Central College Announces World Food Prize Lecture

PELLA, IA (10/22/2020) Bram Govaerts, winner of the 2014 World Food Prize, will present Central College’s annual World Food Prize Lecture from 11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 27. The free event will be…

Oct 22 2020 / Read More »
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Leah VanLoon, ARNP Joins Mahaska Health Care Team

MAHASKA COUNTY – Mahaska Health is pleased to welcome Leah VanLoon, ARNP as a new Walk-In and Primary Care provider. Leah is from the Eddyville area and joins Mahaska Health with 16 years of prior nursing experience, most…

Jul 6 2020 / Read More »
Lifestyle Dennis Skeels

Selecting Tree Species

Clients have been inquiring about what they should replace their dead ash (or other kind of) tree with or what trees to plant at their new/new-to-them home. Extension can help with this decision! We encourage diversity…

Jul 1 2020 / Read More »

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