College Sports

WPU Finishes 14th at Nationals »

by Wade Steinlage Oklahoma City, Okla.–The Statesmen women’s golf team wrapped up a tremendous campaign with one more strong round as it concluded play at the NAIA National Championships Friday.…

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Central Dutch Athletics

Central’s Miranda splits matches at World Team Trials »

RALEIGH, N.C.—Former Central College wrestler Jaime Miranda split a pair of matches at the World Team Trials Challenge Friday. Representing the U.S. Marines Corp, Miranda, the No. 8 seed, won…

May 19 2019 / Comments Off on Central’s Miranda splits matches at World Team Trials / Read More »
News

Class Of 2019 Leaves With The Bar Set High »

Oskaloosa, Iowa – The graduating class of 2019 has left the halls of Oskaloosa High School for the final time…

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CLICK IT OR TICKET CAMPAIGN »

May 20 – June 2, 2019 Memorial Day and the traditional beginning of summer are quickly approaching. Unfortunately, with the…

May 19 2019 / Comments Off on CLICK IT OR TICKET CAMPAIGN / Read More »

Spring Storms Soak Mahaska County »

Mahaska County, Iowa – Spring has turned cooler and wet, with rains overwhelming drainage systems along driveways, side streets, gravel…

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Mental Health Care Away From Home Can Be Difficult For College Students »

By Lily Bohlke May 16, 2019 When Mary Rose Bernal sought help for her eating disorder during her first year…

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Sports and Activities

Summer Sports Season Got Underway Monday Night… Sort Of »

By Jamie Brockman Oskaloosa softball was heard live here on Oskaloosa News with Jamie Brockman and Doug DeKock Monday night, but Mother Nature had different plans on how much we were going to be able to enjoy. Oskaloosa traveled to Albia for a season opener…

May 21 2019 / Comments Off on Summer Sports Season Got Underway Monday Night… Sort Of / Read More »

WPU Finishes 14th at Nationals »

by Wade Steinlage Oklahoma City, Okla.–The Statesmen women’s golf team wrapped up a tremendous campaign with one more strong round as it concluded play at the NAIA National Championships Friday. William Penn carded a 304 to finish 14th with an overall score of 1,229 (315-309-301-304)…

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Girls Find Success On The Blue Oval »

by Coach Betsy Luck It was an exciting state meet for the Oskaloosa girls team. The team started off on Thursday in the field events with Faith DeRonde and Sophia Dykstra competing in the discus. Faith wrapped up her freshmen season finishing 5th in class…

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Indian Boys Track Set Records At State Track »

by Coach Mike Sterner What a weekend by our men! Here is the daily rundown of their accomplishments at the state meet. Thursday: Discus- Casey Hill started our state meet throwing 144′ 11″ to put him #14 in all of class 3A. 400- Carter Huyser…

May 20 2019 / Comments Off on Indian Boys Track Set Records At State Track / Read More »

The Knoxville Raceway Hall Of Fame Class Of 2019 »

The Knoxville Raceway Hall of Fame Class of 2019 inductees have been announced by our Hall of Fame Committee! Those being inducted at our ceremonies to be held on June 22 will be Perry Bell, Doug Brown, Jake Peters and Gary “Wally” Price. This year…

May 19 2019 / Comments Off on The Knoxville Raceway Hall Of Fame Class Of 2019 / Read More »

Central’s Miranda splits matches at World Team Trials »

Central Dutch Athletics

RALEIGH, N.C.—Former Central College wrestler Jaime Miranda split a pair of matches at the World Team Trials Challenge Friday. Representing the U.S. Marines Corp, Miranda, the No. 8 seed, won his 87-kilogram (191 pounds) Greco-Roman pigtail match against the No. 9 seed, 3-1, but then…

May 19 2019 / Comments Off on Central’s Miranda splits matches at World Team Trials / Read More »

Indians Advance To State »

by Coach Bret Foster Great day at Edmundson today! The team qualified for State for the 2nd year in a row and will be heading back to Ft. Dodge next Thursday and Friday. Seniors Austin Hafner and Hogan Rockhold led the team with a pair…

May 18 2019 / Comments Off on Indians Advance To State / Read More »

Boschma, Isiminger earn all-conference tennis plaudits »

Central Dutch Athletics

PELLA — The two-highest seeded Central College men’s tennis players both received All-American Rivers Conference accolades the league office announced Thursday afternoon. Sophomores William Isiminger (North Aurora, Ill., West Aurora HS) and David Boschma (Olathe, Kan., Northwest HS) were both selected for the singles play…

May 17 2019 / Comments Off on Boschma, Isiminger earn all-conference tennis plaudits / Read More »

Orwig Wins Thriller At SIS, Carter, Griffiths & Vanderwal Also Winners »

by Jerry Mackey Oskaloosa, Iowa: Wednesday, May, 15th saw the return of racing to the Musco Lighting Southern Iowa Speedway. After four rain outs in the first five nights of the 2019 season the weatherman provided a perfect night for racing on Mahaska and Kool…

May 17 2019 / Comments Off on Orwig Wins Thriller At SIS, Carter, Griffiths & Vanderwal Also Winners / Read More »

Best Round in Nationals History Helps Statesmen Move Up Standings »

William Penn University Athletics

by Wade Steinlage Oklahoma City, Okla.–Nearly breaking the 300 mark at nationals for the first time ever, the William Penn women’s golf team continued to improve at the NAIA National Championships Thursday. WPU tallied a 301 and moved up one rung into a tie for…

May 17 2019 / Comments Off on Best Round in Nationals History Helps Statesmen Move Up Standings / Read More »
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School Activities

Summer Sports Season Got Underway Monday Night… Sort Of »

By Jamie Brockman Oskaloosa softball was heard live here on Oskaloosa News with Jamie Brockman and Doug DeKock Monday night, but Mother Nature had different…

May 21 2019 / Comments Off on Summer Sports Season Got Underway Monday Night… Sort Of / Read More »
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Water Week shines spotlight on importance of clean drinking water

Editors Note: The views and opinions expressed in this editorial are not necessarily the views or opinions of Oskaloosa News. The strength of American communities is founded upon well-built and maintained water infrastructure. Local economies cannot…

Mar 31 2019 / Read More »
Agendas and Minutes Oskaloosa Community School Board

Oskaloosa School Board Agenda – Tuesday November 13, 2018

OSKALOOSA COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT Mission: Engaging ALL Students To Embrace The Power Of Learning Vision: Believe, Achieve, And Create With Pride GEORGE DAILY AUDITORIUM BOARD ROOM REGULAR MEETING OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOVEMBER 13, 2018…

Nov 11 2018 / Read More »
Events

Amy Brainard, County Youth Coordinator at What’s Up Wednesdays 5.29.2019

The Mahaska County Extension office will be hosting Amy Brainard, County Youth Coordinator at “What’s Up Wednesdays – Lunch and Learn” Wednesday May 29; 11:45 am – 1:15 pm. At What’s Up Wednesday, ISUEO specialists and…

May 20 2019 / Read More »
Local Sports

The Knoxville Raceway Hall Of Fame Class Of 2019

The Knoxville Raceway Hall of Fame Class of 2019 inductees have been announced by our Hall of Fame Committee! Those being inducted at our ceremonies to be held on June 22 will be Perry Bell, Doug…

May 19 2019 / Read More »
Clubs and Organizations Pictured from left to right: Mahaska Health CEO Kevin DeRonde; Oskaloosa High School (OHS) students Sullivan Tighe and Carson Swim; Cancer Care and Infusion Center (CCIC) nurses Sally Blake, Jessica Nunnikhoven, and Sandra Long; OHS students Marleigh Denburger and Laura Fay; and OHS Teacher Jacie White. The students are part of a marketing class that raised $2,000 for the CCIC through T-shirt sales and various activities at a “Pink-Out” basketball game this winter. The CCIC team plans to use funds to buy puzzles and games to help patients pass the time during treatment.

OHS Marketing Class Donation to CCIC at Mahaska Health

Pictured from left to right: Mahaska Health CEO Kevin DeRonde; Oskaloosa High School (OHS) students Sullivan Tighe and Carson Swim; Cancer Care and Infusion Center (CCIC) nurses Sally Blake, Jessica Nunnikhoven, and Sandra Long; OHS students…

Apr 9 2019 / Read More »
Education

Oskaloosa Middle School Second Trimester Honor Roll 8th Grade

Elliott Adam Orion Allen Brody Allman Jaison Anderson Jordan Barnes Brody Barnhart Mallory Bihn Presley Blommers** Waylon Bolibaugh Alleysha Bunnell Joshua Bunnell Cael Butler Audree Cheney Alexander Christ Austen Coenen Caleb Cohrt Evaline Cooper Mason Crisp…

Mar 24 2019 / Read More »
Local Businesses Andrew Brouwer was among the first to golf for the 2019 season at Oskaloosa Public Golf. The official opening day for the season was Monday, April 1st with League Play scheduled to start in May. The warmer days this month brought several golfers to the course, single, group, and families! A great start for the golf season! With warmer days ahead, we look forward to seeing you at Oskaloosa Public Golf, come PAR-TEE with us!

Take A Walk With A Putter…Golf Season Is Open!

Andrew Brouwer was among the first to golf for the 2019 season at Oskaloosa Public Golf. The official opening day for the season was Monday, April 1st with League Play scheduled to start in May. The…

Apr 25 2019 / Read More »
Lifestyle

Thank You From The Family Of Cpl Anthony Nimtz

The family of Cpl Anthony Nimtz (Class of 2014) thanks the entire community for their support following his death on October 23, 2018. The hugs, prayers, and kind words gave us strength during this difficult time.…

Nov 11 2018 / Read More »

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