Archive for: August, 2012

Geraldine Terpstra

October 18, 1926 – August 30, 2012 Oskaloosa, Iowa Geraldine Terpstra, 85, of Oskaloosa died Thursday, August 30, 2012 at the MHP Hospice Serenity House in Oskaloosa. She was born October 18, 1926, in Marion County, Iowa, the daughter of Peter and Rachel Vander Wert Visscher. At an early age she made her Profession of […]

William “Budd” Fox, Sr.

April 8, 1934 – August 29, 2012 Oskaloosa, Iowa William “Budd” Fox, Sr., 78, of Oskaloosa, died Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at the Crystal Heights Care Center in Oskaloosa. He was born Sunday, April 8, 1934 in Oskaloosa the son of George and Helen De Hoot Fox. Following school he worked for several years at […]

Discoveries Continue At Mahaska Mammoth Site

Oskaloosa, Iowa – The discoveries continue at a rural Mahaska County farm. Scientists continue to unearth not only more mammoth bones, but the understanding of prehistoric Iowa and its ecosystem. The University of Iowa Museum of Natural History has been at the forefront of coordinating the summer long process. Scientist now know that there are […]

William Penn Football Game Notes: Week Two: Bethel (Kan.)‏

Oskaloosa–The Statesmen football team will remain on the road one more week as it faces Bethel (Kan.) in non-conference action Saturday. #14 William Penn (1-0) travels to North Newton, Kan. to play the Threshers (0-0) in Thresher Stadium at 11:30 a.m. STATESMEN BROADCASTING: Every William Penn football game can be followed through several different mediums. […]

Mahaska Health Partnership to host Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

MAHASKA COUNTY – Mahaska Health Partnership has scheduled the eighth annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk for Friday, Oct. 5 on the Square in Oskaloosa. MHP Director of Radiology Julie Hartke explained that the walk is held from Noon to 1:00 pm. “We hold the walk on the Square during the noon hour because many people […]

Risk and Rewards Exporting Conference Scheduled

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Iowa Innovation Gateway, its partners and the Iowa Department of Economic Development are hosting Risk and Rewards, an Exporting Conference November 2, 2012 from 8am-1:30pm at The Michael J. Manatt Community Center in Brooklyn, Iowa. Participants will hear from Michael Flaherty, Canadian Trade Minister and FBI Agents who will address economic espionage and safe guarding […]

Iowa Speedway Announces 2013 Event Schedule

NEWTON, Iowa – August 29, 2012 – The 2013 Iowa Speedway schedule of events will highlight six major weekends, including feature racing events on four Saturdays and a Sunday afternoon, and the second annual Iowa Grand Motorcycle Rally on a Friday through Sunday. Date changes for the 2013 season include the first NASCAR Nationwide Series […]

Lady Statesmen Swept in First Road Contest of Year

Lamoni–The William Penn volleyball team played tight with Graceland most of the night, but failed to score late in being swept 3-0 in non-conference action Tuesday. William Penn (2-3) lost by scores of 17-25, 23-25, 23-25. Lacey Taylor (Sr., Cedar, Iowa Western CC) led the offense with nine kills, while Katie Rielly (Sr., Oskaloosa, Des […]

Mourning Dove Habitat Workshop

Mahaska County Conservation Board is partnering with Mahaska County Pheasants Forever to host an evening workshop for landowners and hunters interested in learning how to manage for mourning dove habitat. The workshop will be held in the conservation center at the Russell Wildlife Area on Tuesday, October 9 at 6:00 PM. Kevin Andersen with the […]

CRI Midweek Newscast

  CRI Midweek Newscast for August 29, 2012 – More than 3 inches or rain but was it enough to help the crops? CRI talks to a local expert to find out. – A second amendment rally got people out in support of gun rights. We’ll tell you why the governor of Louisiana was there. […]


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