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Bette J. Dilley

Bette J. Dilley

Bette J. Dilley September 5, 1925 – March 2, 2015 Oskaloosa, Iowa | Age 89 Bette J. Dilley, 89, of Oskaloosa, died Monday, March 2, 2015, at the Knoxville Community Hospital in Knoxville. She was born September 5, 1925, in Keokuk County, the daughter of Cloyd and Mary Morrow Mateer. Bette graduated from What Cheer […]

WPU Ends Year at Hands of #13 Mount Mercy

William Penn University Athletics

Cedar Rapids–The Statesmen men’s basketball team overcame so much this season, but could not pull one more rabbit out of its proverbial hat in a 93-76 loss to top-seeded Mount Mercy in the Midwest Collegiate Conference Finals Sunday. #3 seed William Penn, which ended its season at 20-12, came up short in trying to return […]

William Penn Takes Runner-Up Position at League Tourney

William Penn University Athletics

Davenport–The Statesmen men’s bowling team nearly defended its league title at the Midwest Collegiate Conference Championships Saturday and Sunday. William Penn finished qualifying in second place with 9,012 pins in six regular games and four sets of Bakers. By placing in the top three, the Statesmen advanced to bracket competition, where they opened with a […]

Statesmen Struggle at MCC Championships

William Penn Women's Athletics

Davenport–The William Penn women’s bowling team failed to keep up with its league foes at the Midwest Collegiate Conference Championships Saturday and Sunday. The Statesmen were seventh in qualifying with 7,917 pins in six regular games and four sets of Bakers. Unfortunately, the Statesmen were unable to advance to bracket play where top-seeded Grand View […]

OSKALOOSA LIONS CLUB RECEIVES BOOK GRANT

OSKALOOSA LIONS CLUB RECEIVES BOOK GRANT

The Oskaloosa Lions Club received a grant of 100 books Friday. Lion Susan Stearns (pictured on the right) drove to Camp Dodge in Johnston, Iowa, to receive the books, which were granted by the Pi Beta Phi Fraternity of Service of Des Moines. “We are thrilled and excited to receive these books thanks to the […]

Maple Syruping

This young lady watches as a drip of sap falls from the tap into the collection bucket

Maple Syruping Saturday, March 7th 10:00 – 11:00 am Russell Wildlife Area The Mahaska County Conservation Board is hosting a “Maple Syruping” program on Saturday, March 7th. The program will be held from 10:00-11:00 am in the conservation center at the Russell Wildlife Area. Participants will learn about the history and techniques of maple syruping. […]

Mahaska Health Partnership to Host FREE Heart Health Workshop March 10

Mahaska Health Partnership

MAHASKA COUNTY – If you’re interested in learning how to improve your heart health, this free workshop is for you. Whether you’ve been diagnosed with congestive heart failure (CHF), struggled with heart disease or other cardiac events, register today. This workshop will benefit anyone interested in improving their heart health, including those affected by CHF […]

Community invited to Dare Ya’ Expo at Penn Central Mall March 29

MCRF

MCRF will host the first Dare Ya’ Expo: we dare ya to try what Mahaska Community has to offer at Penn Central Mall on March 29th, 2015. The event will include a variety of interactive stations to re-introduce clubs, events, activities that happen in your own back yard. You can walk the recreation trail on […]

Sallie West

Sallie West

Sallie West May 25, 1969 – February 27, 2015 Oskaloosa, Iowa | Age 45 Sallie West, 45, of Oskaloosa died February 27, 2015, in Des Moines. She was born May 25, 1969, in Des Moines, Iowa, the daughter of Gregory and Debbie Gaskill West. Sallie attended Indian Hills Community College and William Penn University. On […]

Karen Casey

Karen Casey

Karen Casey April 21, 1952 – February 27, 2015 Oskaloosa, Iowa | Age 62 Karen M. Casey, 62, of Oskaloosa and formerly of Atlantic, died Friday, February 27, 2015, at the MHP Hospital in Oskaloosa. She was born in Greenfield, Iowa, on April 21, 1952, the daughter of Oluf and Dorothy Petersen Neilsen. Karen grew […]

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