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Central’s P.H. Kuyper Gym renovation hits full stride »

PELLA—On an otherwise quiet Central College campus, P.H. Kuyper Gymnasium thunders with activity as concrete cutters and sledgehammers work their magic and the next phase of renovation through the Forever…

Mar 27 2020 / Comments Off on Central’s P.H. Kuyper Gym renovation hits full stride / Read More »
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Highcock Resigns from Soccer Post »

Oskaloosa–William Penn Athletics Director Nik Rule has announced that Jaymee Highcock has resigned as Head Men’s and Women’s Soccer Coach. Highcock, who is leaving to pursue a position at another…

Mar 21 2020 / Comments Off on Highcock Resigns from Soccer Post / Read More »
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Additional COVID-19 cases in Iowa »

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DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 64 additional positive cases of Iowans…

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IOWA NATIONAL GUARD ACTIVATES REGIONAL SUPPORT GROUP, CONTINUES COVID-19 RESPONSE EFFORTS »

Approximately 75 Soldiers from the 734th Regional Support Group, based at Camp Dodge in Johnston, were activated on March 27…

Mar 27 2020 / Comments Off on IOWA NATIONAL GUARD ACTIVATES REGIONAL SUPPORT GROUP, CONTINUES COVID-19 RESPONSE EFFORTS / Read More »

Holly’s Headlines Update from the House for District 80 – March 27, 2020 »

Rep. Holly Brink (R-Oskaloosa) is seen here taking the oath of office in the Iowa House chamber as the 88th General Assembly. (submitted photo)

by Holly Brink Continuing the Work Hello friends, It is certainly and interesting and intense time as we are all…

Mar 27 2020 / Comments Off on Holly’s Headlines Update from the House for District 80 – March 27, 2020 / Read More »

Loebsack Statement on House Passage of Third COVID-19 Response Bill »

Iowa City, IA – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after the House passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief…

Mar 27 2020 / Comments Off on Loebsack Statement on House Passage of Third COVID-19 Response Bill / Read More »
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Central’s P.H. Kuyper Gym renovation hits full stride »

Central Dutch Athletics

PELLA—On an otherwise quiet Central College campus, P.H. Kuyper Gymnasium thunders with activity as concrete cutters and sledgehammers work their magic and the next phase of renovation through the Forever Dutch® initiative hits full stride. The $3 million phase, generated by more than 2,600 donors,…

Mar 27 2020 / Comments Off on Central’s P.H. Kuyper Gym renovation hits full stride / Read More »

Highcock Resigns from Soccer Post »

William Penn University Athletics

Oskaloosa–William Penn Athletics Director Nik Rule has announced that Jaymee Highcock has resigned as Head Men’s and Women’s Soccer Coach. Highcock, who is leaving to pursue a position at another institution, has been at the helm of the best campaigns in Statesmen men’s soccer history.…

Mar 21 2020 / Comments Off on Highcock Resigns from Soccer Post / Read More »

Hand Receives WBCA Honor »

William Penn University Athletics

Atlanta, Ga.–The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association recently announced the WBCA Thirty Under 30 presented by Marriot Bonvoy and Morgan Stanley Global Sports and Entertainment honorees for the 2019-2020 season. William Penn Assistant Coach Brita Hand was selected as one of two NAIA coaches selected this…

Mar 21 2020 / Comments Off on Hand Receives WBCA Honor / Read More »

Cheer and Dance Teams Active in Community, Around State »

William Penn University Athletics

Oskaloosa–The Statesmen cheer and dance programs have been busy this school year with numerous volunteering activities. Seven individuals from the cheer team volunteered a total of 20 hours each (140 total man hours) to teach halftime routines to hundreds of high school honor squad cheerleaders.…

Mar 19 2020 / Comments Off on Cheer and Dance Teams Active in Community, Around State / Read More »

Hood, Newby Honored as February Players of the Month »

William Penn University Athletics

Oskaloosa–The William Penn University Athletics Booster Club has announced the recipients of the February Player of the Month awards. Senior men’s basketball player Dexter Hood (Tuscaloosa, Ala., Wellness and Recreation) earned the Male award, while freshman women’s track and field athlete Shaniah Newby (Twentynine Palms,…

Mar 19 2020 / Comments Off on Hood, Newby Honored as February Players of the Month / Read More »

Statesmen Celebrate With Clean Sweep Of The Heart To Heartbreaking End »

Oskaloosa, Iowa – The nets came down in Oskaloosa on Monday, March 9th, as William Penn defeated Clarke 96-90 to claim the Heart of America Tournament Championship. Just a couple of weeks before their tournament win, the Statesmen had claimed the Heart of America Conference…

Mar 15 2020 / Comments Off on Statesmen Celebrate With Clean Sweep Of The Heart To Heartbreaking End / Read More »

One Clutch Win, One Record-Setting Win »

William Penn University Athletics

Kissimmee, Fla.– March 12 will be historic for many reasons, but William Penn softball added their own mark to the history books. They picked up two wins on the day, as they beat Lawrence Tech by a 1-0 score and then smashed their way to…

Mar 13 2020 / Comments Off on One Clutch Win, One Record-Setting Win / Read More »

Statesmen Claim Conference Tournament Title »

Oskaloosa—William Penn proved itself to be the alpha dog in Heart of America Athletic Conference as they captured the tournament title to pair alongside its regular season championship. The Statesmen (30-3) split with the Pride (24-9) in the regular season but won the rubber match…

Mar 11 2020 / Comments Off on Statesmen Claim Conference Tournament Title / Read More »

William Penn Cruises to Third Straight »

William Penn University Athletics

Dubuque—William Penn is playing its best volleyball of the season as the squad has won three straight and four out of its last five after a Heart of America Athletic Conference win over Clarke on Tuesday night. After dropping the first set, the Statesmen (6-15,…

Mar 11 2020 / Comments Off on William Penn Cruises to Third Straight / Read More »

Gerber Guides Statesmen Past MVNU »

William Penn University Athletics

Mount Vernon, Ohio–Dylan Gerber (Fr., Logan, Utah, Business Management) had a part in seven scores as the William Penn men’s lacrosse team overcame a poor shooting performance to defeat Mount Vernon Nazarene 13-6 in non-conference action Tuesday. Despite what the final score might indicate, WPU…

Mar 11 2020 / Comments Off on Gerber Guides Statesmen Past MVNU / Read More »
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OMS Honor Roll – Winter Trimester – 2019-2020 »

7th Grade Honor Roll Maddux Ashman Madison Bihn Deondre Bullock Deontre Bullock Madison Chamberlin Kenneth Cloyed Taylor Davis Wesley Davis Gracie DeRonde Jaden DeRonde Avree…

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Editorial

Let Americans unwrap savings on prescription medicine

By Sens. Chuck Grassley and Lisa Murkowski These days it’s seems there’s scant agreement about much of anything in Washington. However, outside of the nation’s capital, Americans share full-throated agreement on an issue that really matters:…

Jan 4 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 »
Events

Oskaloosa Bear Hunt

by Nolanne Rust Yesterday, I had noticed my newsfeed started accumulating posts about an activity for kids during this time of social distancing.  Many parents of younger children are familiar with the book “Going on a…

Mar 22 2020 / Read More »
Local Sports

Wood & Plummer Take Fall Challenge Night One Wins

Mother Nature Claims Night Number Two Oskaloosa, Iowa: The Musco Lighting Fall Challenge opener was held on Friday, September 20th with a strong field of 75 competitors signed in on a nice fall evening and racing…

Sep 22 2019 / Read More »
Clubs and Organizations

Bridge View Center & Ottumwa YMCA team up to feed area children

Ottumwa, IA (March 19, 2020) – In partnership with the Bridge View Center, as well as the Cardinal and Ottumwa School Districts, the Ottumwa YMCA will begin an emergency food distribution program for youth ages 2-18…

Mar 19 2020 / Read More »
Education

Bridge View Center & Ottumwa YMCA team up to feed area children

Ottumwa, IA (March 19, 2020) – In partnership with the Bridge View Center, as well as the Cardinal and Ottumwa School Districts, the Ottumwa YMCA will begin an emergency food distribution program for youth ages 2-18…

Mar 19 2020 / Read More »
Local Businesses

Community 1st Credit Union donates $15,000 to ICUF Emergency Relief Fund

OTTUMWA, IA – Community 1st Credit Union has announced a $15,000 pledge to the Iowa Credit Union Foundation’s newly formed Emergency Relief Fund. Donations will be used to assist Iowans in need during the COVID-19 pandemic,…

Mar 27 2020 / Read More »
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Gayle Johnson, ARNP Joins the Mahaska Health Primary Care Team

MAHASKA COUNTY – Mahaska Health is pleased to welcome Gayle Johnson, ARNP to the team as a primary care provider. Gayle has been worked as a nurse in Grinnell, Iowa for the past 30 years and…

Dec 4 2019 / Read More »

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