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Statesmen Topple #20 Briar Cliff »

Sioux City — William Penn men’s soccer took a great stride forward in their quest to reach the NAIA National Tournament Saturday afternoon. Blanking #20 Briar Cliff 3-0 on the…

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Four Crowns for WPU at Home Meet »

Oskaloosa–A quartet of William Penn women’s track and field athletes claimed titles as the program hosted the William Penn Statesmen Invitational Friday. Danisha Washington (Jr., Peoria, Ill.) was the fastest…

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Mahaska County Supervisors Make Decision For 911 Funding »

Mahaska County Courthouse

Oskaloosa, Iowa – The discussion about the funding and potential future of 911 services and its funding continued Monday during…

Apr 9 2021 / Comments Off on Mahaska County Supervisors Make Decision For 911 Funding / Read More »

Mahaska County Law Enforcement Helped Bring High-Speed Chase To An End »

Spike strips after being struck by a fleeing vehicle. (Oskaloosa Police Department Image)

Oskaloosa, Iowa – This past Wednesday, officers from the Oskaloosa Police Department and the Mahaska County Sheriff’s Office played a…

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Ag In The Classroom Continues On A Mostly Virtual Stage »

Mike Jackson virtually hosts an elementary class room to his swine facility as part of 'Ag in the Classroom.'

Oskaloosa, Iowa – It’s the same ol’ story for the past year about how COVID-19 has changed the way we…

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Autism Awareness Day Helps Family Members Feel Support »

Autism, Light it up Blue

 The annual World Autism Awareness Day was Friday April 2 of this year. On Friday night, Nolanne Rust and…

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Statesmen Topple #20 Briar Cliff »

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Sioux City — William Penn men’s soccer took a great stride forward in their quest to reach the NAIA National Tournament Saturday afternoon. Blanking #20 Briar Cliff 3-0 on the road, the Statesmen improve to 11-7 overall and look to be in great form heading…

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Four Crowns for WPU at Home Meet »

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Oskaloosa–A quartet of William Penn women’s track and field athletes claimed titles as the program hosted the William Penn Statesmen Invitational Friday. Danisha Washington (Jr., Peoria, Ill.) was the fastest female on the track as she posted a winning 100-meter dash time of 12.62 seconds.…

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Statesmen Earn Five Golds, Dagrin Breaks Four-Decade-Old Record at Home Tourney »

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Oskaloosa–One of the longest-standing school records fell Friday as the William Penn men’s track and field team enjoyed a successful day in hosting the William Penn Statesmen Invitational. Loubert Dagrin (So., Miami, Fla., Sociology) blitzed the 110-meter hurdle field with a winning time of 14.42…

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Statesmen Breeze Past Saint Mary »

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Oskaloosa. — With a short day between games, William Penn women’s lacrosse hosted the Spires of Saint Mary (Kan.) on Saturday. With scoring coming from up and down the line up, the Statesmen cleared USM 16-5. The win gets the record for WPU up to…

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William Penn Muscles Past Saint Mary »

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Oskaloosa — William Penn men’s lacrosse completed the home double header against Saint Mary (Kan.) Saturday with a victory. With a torrent of goals in the first quarter, the Statesmen cruised to a 19-5 win over the Spires. The victory brings the record for the…

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Statesmen Take Three on the Road at Graceland »

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Lamoni–The Statesmen traveled to Lamoni for a four game set against the Graceland Yellowjackets. William Penn returned home having won three of four against their hosts, splitting the first day with a 12-10 win and a 5-1 defeat, and ending the series with victories of…

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WPU Swept by #7 Central Methodist »

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Oskaloosa–The Statesmen softball team came up shy a couple times against the league leaders Saturday as it faced #7 Central Methodist in a Heart of America Athletic Conference doubleheader. WPU (13-13, 7-7 Heart) lost by scores of 10-0 (5 innings) and 6-2. Unfortunately, the home…

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Luther sweeps doubleheader from Central in baseball series finale »

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PELLA — Closing out its four-game series with Luther College Saturday, the Central College baseball team was not able to put enough good innings together and were swept 6-5, 5-2. Central (5-11, 3-9 American Rivers Conference) were within striking distance of the Norse (11-5, 7-1…

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Central out of sync in men’s soccer loss »

Central Dutch Athletics

DUBUQUE — The Central College men’s soccer team’s shortened preseason schedule caught up to it Saturday afternoon in a 2-0 loss at Loras College. Coach Garry Laidlaw said his Dutch (1-1-0, 1-1-0 American Rivers Conference) squad’s lack of game experience hampered his side against the…

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Dutch women’s soccer team defeated by Duhawks »

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DUBUQUE— A three-goal second half by Loras College was too much for the Central College women’s soccer team to overcome in a 4-0 loss Saturday afternoon. Central (1-1-0, 1-1-0 American Rivers Conference) was outshot 38-5 by the Duhawks (3-0-0, 3-0-0 conference). Loras put 15 shots…

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NM Students Inducted into NHS »

North Mahaska High School inducted 12 new members into the school’s National Honor Society. Seated are current members from left, Matthew Goemaat, Macy Moore, Ronnie Layman, Emily Sampson and Ty Kelderman. New members include juniors Chase Grandia, Anthony Goemaat, senior Elizabeth Doane, juniors Gracee Chandler, Kaitlyn Van Donselaar, Morgan Hudson and Carlie Scholtus. Back row: Juniors Sean Knockel, Garrett Lamb, Lexi Van Utrecht, and Alyssa Scheihing. (submitted photo)

NEW SHARON – Twelve North Mahaska students were inducted into the school’s National Honor Society March 11 in the high school auditorium. The new inductees…

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Letter To The Editor: Grotesque Double Standard

Editors Note: The views and opinions expressed in this editorial are not necessarily the views or opinions of Oskaloosa News. Grotesque Double Standard The Seussian cartoon depiction of a Chinese man is too offensive, grotesque, racist…

Mar 25 2021 / 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 »
Events

Become an EMTree: Observe your plants to prevent problems

Insects and diseases can wreak havoc on your landscape plants, and in your woodlands. The damage can be unsightly and can become costly if not properly addressed. To help property owners identify and manage these issues,…

Mar 30 2021 / Read More »
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Sytsma Qualifies For State

Dawson Sytsma is a current swim team member of the Oskaloosa Dolphins at the Mahaska County YMCA. He recently qualified for state in the 50 freestyle event this season. He qualified for state in the 9-10…

Mar 3 2021 / Read More »
Clubs and Organizations

Garden Seed Library Established

The Mahaska County Master Gardeners have established a seed library for gardeners. It will be housed at the Mahaska County Extension Office. Gardeners may visit anytime during office hours 8 am – 4:30 pm. During the…

Mar 31 2021 / Read More »
Education

Lee Weers Promoted to Director of ITS Department at Central College

PELLA, IA (03/11/2021) Central College is pleased to announce the promotion of Lee Weers to director of Information Technology Services. Weers assumes responsibility of the department following Deb Bruxvoort’s retirement from Central in December 2020. A…

Mar 11 2021 / Read More »
Local Businesses

FAREWAY PROVIDES SECOND $200,000 DONATION TO SUPPORT SMALL BUSINESSES AND THEIR EMPLOYEES

NEWS RELEASE (Boone, IA) – Fareway Stores, Inc. recently announced a second donation in the amount of $200,000 to the Iowa Association of Chambers of Commerce (IACC). The donation provides for up to $2,000 in gift…

Dec 15 2020 / Read More »
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MY ONE AND ONLY is longing for home with raucous new single “Running Me”

Nashville Americana duo MY ONE AND ONLY is due to release their new single “RUNNING ME” on MARCH 19 on all major streaming platforms. As part of their succession of single releases, the husband-wife duo brings…

Mar 12 2021 / Read More »

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