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Top-20 Effort for Statesmen at Indiana Tournament »

by Wade Steinlage Indianapolis, Ind.–The William Penn men’s bowling team used a solid effort in team play to move up the ladder as it competed at the Columbia 300 Western…

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WPU 15th at Columbia 300 Western Shootout »

by Wade Steinlage Indianapolis, Ind.–The Statesmen women’s bowling team captured another finish in the top half as it competed at the Columbia 300 Western Shootout Saturday and Sunday. William Penn…

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Groom Says “Most Valuable Community” Helped With Award »

Coach Ryan Groom (right) accepts a check from US Cellular for $5000 as part of "Most Valuable Coach" program. (photo by Alisha Linder)

New Sharon, Iowa – Coaches can make significant impacts on young people’s lives, and some coaches just stand out. North…

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Text To 911 Service Available For Some »

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Oskaloosa, Iowa – When there is an emergency, we’re all familiar with the procedure to pick up the phone and…

Oct 22 2017 / Comments Off on Text To 911 Service Available For Some / Read More »

A Murder Mystery And Victorian Games »

Oskaloosa Community Theater hosted a murder mystery based upon Alice in Wonderland on Saturday.

Oskaloosa, Iowa – The spooky time of year is upon us, and members of the Oskaloosa Community Theater helped to…

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Blanchard Proud To Be Recognized »

Oskaloosa Police Officer Brandon Blanchard on patrol Friday.

Oskaloosa, Iowa – It was a proud moment that symbolized and affirmed all the hard work was paying off when…

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Top-20 Effort for Statesmen at Indiana Tournament »

William Penn University Athletics

by Wade Steinlage Indianapolis, Ind.–The William Penn men’s bowling team used a solid effort in team play to move up the ladder as it competed at the Columbia 300 Western Shootout Saturday and Sunday. The Statesmen finished 15th out of 43 teams with 8,393 pins…

Oct 23 2017 / Comments Off on Top-20 Effort for Statesmen at Indiana Tournament / Read More »

WPU 15th at Columbia 300 Western Shootout »

William Penn University Athletics

by Wade Steinlage Indianapolis, Ind.–The Statesmen women’s bowling team captured another finish in the top half as it competed at the Columbia 300 Western Shootout Saturday and Sunday. William Penn finished 15th out of 34 teams with 7,680 pins in six regular games and 15…

Oct 23 2017 / Comments Off on WPU 15th at Columbia 300 Western Shootout / Read More »

WPU Drops Battle of Option Offenses »

William Penn University at Peru State (Mandy Hafner photo)

by Wade Steinlage Peru, Neb.–The Statesmen football team had Peru State on its heels, but could not put its opponent away in a 17-14 Heart of America Athletic Conference North Division loss Saturday. The Statesmen (5-3, 1-1 North) limited the Bobcats (5-3, 1-1 North) to…

Oct 22 2017 / Comments Off on WPU Drops Battle of Option Offenses / Read More »

Late Goal Denies Statesmen Positive Result Against CMU »

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by Wade Steinlage Oskaloosa–The Statesmen women’s soccer team was mere minutes away from walking off with a tie against the eighth-ranked team in the nation, but a tough call cost the Statesmen in a 1-0 double-overtime loss to Central Methodist in Heart of America Athletic…

Oct 22 2017 / Comments Off on Late Goal Denies Statesmen Positive Result Against CMU / Read More »

Statesmen Shut Out by #13 Central Methodist »

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by Wade Steinlage Oskaloosa–The William Penn men’s soccer team battled well with #13 Central Methodist Saturday, but a short lapse doomed the team in 2-0 Heart of America Athletic Conference setback. WPU (9-6-1, 5-5 Heart) was outshot just 12-9, including three by Eduardo Bonatto (Fr.,…

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Statesmen Close Regular Season at Seminole Valley Stampede »

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by Wade Steinlage Cedar Rapids–The William Penn cross country teams got back on the course Saturday as they competed at the Seminole Valley Stampede hosted by Mount Mercy. The women were 27th out of 28 teams with 768 points, while host Dordt won the title…

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Heartbreak hits the Central men’s soccer team again »

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DECORAH — A valiant effort by the Central College men’s soccer team on the road at Luther College wasn’t enough as a late comeback by the Norse handed the Dutch a 3-2 loss. For the third time in a conference match this season, the game-winning…

Oct 22 2017 / Comments Off on Heartbreak hits the Central men’s soccer team again / Read More »

Another thriller for Dutch women’s soccer squad »

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DECORAH — With an overtime strike by midfielder Lauren Vahlkamp (junior, Quincy, Ill., Notre Dame HS), the Central College women’s soccer team finally got its vengeance against Luther College in a 1-0 victory Saturday. Playing the Norse (7-8-0, 4-3-0 Iowa Conference) in Decorah for the…

Oct 22 2017 / Comments Off on Another thriller for Dutch women’s soccer squad / Read More »

Quick start not enough for Dutch volleyball team »

Central Dutch Athletics

PELLA — A fast start for the Central College volleyball team had Luther College on its heels but the Norse settled down to take the match 18-25, 25-13, 25-12, 25-12 Saturday. After taking Iowa Conference champion Wartburg College to five sets Friday night, fatigue may…

Oct 22 2017 / Comments Off on Quick start not enough for Dutch volleyball team / Read More »

Indians Make 2017 Playoffs – Will Travel to Xavier For First Round Action »

Seth Howard runs for an Oskaloosa touchdown on Friday night.

Oskaloosa, Iowa – The long bus ride back from West Burlington Friday night was filled with excitement coming off the win against West Burlington/Notre Dame 56-13. There was some apprehension on that ride home, not knowing for sure if that was going to be the…

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Indians Make 2017 Playoffs – Will Travel to Xavier For First Round Action »

Seth Howard runs for an Oskaloosa touchdown on Friday night.

Oskaloosa, Iowa – The long bus ride back from West Burlington Friday night was filled with excitement coming off the win against West Burlington/Notre Dame…

Oct 21 2017 / Comments Off on Indians Make 2017 Playoffs – Will Travel to Xavier For First Round Action / Read More »
Editorial Oskaloosa News

Letter To The Editor: I wish to publicly show my support for Mrs. Lynette Stream

Editors Note: The views and opinions expressed in this editorial are not necessarily the views or opinions of Oskaloosa News. With the upcoming Oskaloosa School Board election fast approaching, I wish to publicly show my support…

Sep 1 2017 / Read More »
Agendas and Minutes

Oskaloosa Water Board – Agenda – September 12, 2017

WATER BOARD OF TRUSTEES Special Meeting September 12, 2017 3:00 PM Location: 1208 South 7th St. Agenda 1. Approve agenda. 2. Public Hearing for Water Tower Maintenance project. 3. Consideration and discussion of awarding tabulated bids…

Sep 10 2017 / Read More »
Events

Mahaska and Marion County Women, Land & Legacy Invite Women in Agriculture to Listening Sessions

Women who own farmland and/or farm in Mahaska and Marion counties are invited to join their Women, Land & Legacy (WLL) team at one of two upcoming Listening Sessions. The Listening Session is an opportunity for…

Oct 22 2017 / Read More »
Local Sports MCSC's youth soccer

Kickin’ It at the Lacey Recreation Complex

MCSC’s youth soccer is in full season with games on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays or Sundays at the Lacey Recreation Complex. Hundreds of spectators come to watch each week youth of all ages with JFK (Just for…

Oct 17 2017 / Read More »
Clubs and Organizations

YMCA Kids Corner Child Care Center Recognized

The Mahaska County YMCA Kids Corner Child Care Center, 2303 East 8th Avenue, University Park, IA has achieved a Level 4 Iowa Quality Rating System (QRS) rating from the Iowa Department of Human Services. This level…

Oct 19 2017 / Read More »
Education

YMCA Kids Corner Child Care Center Recognized

The Mahaska County YMCA Kids Corner Child Care Center, 2303 East 8th Avenue, University Park, IA has achieved a Level 4 Iowa Quality Rating System (QRS) rating from the Iowa Department of Human Services. This level…

Oct 19 2017 / Read More »
Local Businesses Oskaloosa News

GVL Funeral Chapel Now Langkamp Funeral Chapel & Crematory

It’s often said that change is the only constant in life. After much consideration, David, Shawn and Andrew Langkamp have decided to change their company name. Garland-Van Arkel-Langkamp Funeral Chapel is now the Langkamp Funeral Chapel…

Oct 22 2017 / Read More »
Lifestyle

Mahaska Health Partnership Educates on Concussion Awareness

MAHASKA COUNTY – For parents with student athletes, concussions continue to be a major concern. Mahaska Health Partnership Family Practice Physician Case Everett, MD, encourages adults working with children to learn the signs and symptoms of…

Oct 15 2017 / Read More »

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