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Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force Raid Pella Home

Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force

Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force Press Release Reference: Execution of search warrant at 1105 Columbus in Pella, IA On November 20, 2014 at approximately 01:45 a.m. members of the Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force along with the assistance of the Pella Police Department executed a drug search warrant at 1105 Columbus in Pella where multiple […]

Owen “Roy” Leroy Edwards

Roy Edwards

Roy Edwards September 16, 1922 – November 19, 2014 Oskaloosa, Iowa | Age 92 Served With Honor ~ United States Military Veteran Roy Edwards, 92, of Oskaloosa passed away early Wednesday morning, November 19, 2014, at the MHP Hospice Services Serenity House. Owen Leroy Edwards was born, September 16, 1922, in Oskaloosa, Iowa to Albert […]

Marjorie E. Quick

Marjorie E. Quick

Marjorie E. Quick September 1, 1929 – November 18, 2014 Oskaloosa, Iowa | Age 85 Marjorie E. Quick, 85, of Oskaloosa, died Tuesday, November 18, 2014, at her home in Oskaloosa. She was born September 1, 1929, in Las Vegas, Nevada, the daughter of Emerson and Fern Hooper Mann. Marjorie grew up and attended school […]

James Allen Bond

Pat L. Graham

James Allen Bond March 6, 1949 – November 18, 2014 Montezuma, Iowa | Age 65 James Bond, 65 of Montezuma, went to be with the Lord Tuesday morning, November 18, 2014 at his home. He was born March 6, 1949. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am Saturday, November 22, 2014 at the Community […]


The City of Oskaloosa’s Worksite Designation took place Monday evening prior to regular city council session.

Oskaloosa, Iowa – November 18, 2014 – Blue Zones Project® Oskaloosa announced today another local employer has become a designated Blue Zones Worksite®. The City of Oskaloosa was designated after completing the necessary items in the Blue Zones Project worksite pledge, such as actively promoting walking or biking to work, placing live plants in the […]

Half Dozen in a Row for WPU

The high-flying Statesmen used the high-percentage shot to overcome FBB.

Oskaloosa–After being pushed by the tiny church school in the first half, the Statesmen men’s basketball team used its high-tempo offense to run away from Faith Baptist Bible 112-71 in non-conference play Tuesday. #18 William Penn (6-2) outshot the Eagles (3-1) 52.4%-40.3%, but only led 40-37 with 4:07 left in the opening stanza. Fortunately, a […]

Central men’s basketball team holds off Missouri Baptist

Central College

ST. LOUIS — The Central College men’s basketball team could not pull away from Missouri Baptist, but the Dutch knocked down clutch free throws late and made a defensive stop when they needed it in a 79-75 victory Tuesday night. Missouri Baptist (1-3) drained 3-pointers on three consecutive possessions to pull within one with 47 […]

Central’s Page maintains spot in wrestling poll

Central College

PELLA—Central College senior Daniel Page (Tumwater, Wash.) retained the No. 6 spot at 125 pounds in the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Division III rankings. Page opened the 2014 campaign with a 3-2 outing at the Harold Nichols Open in Ames November 8. Two of Page’s three wins came on second-period falls. The meet, hosted […]


Grinnell College Athletics

GRINNELL, Iowa – Four Grinnell College players have been named to the 2014 All-Midwest Conference Women’s Soccer Team. Andie Semlow ’16 and Katy Oldach ’16 were first-team selections, while Carolyn Silverman ’17 and Elle Silverman ’15 were second-team picks. Semlow, a defender from Orland Park, Ill. (Carl Sandburg), sparked a Pioneer defense that led the […]

Mahaska Health Partnership Certified to Assist with Health Insurance Marketplace

Mahaska Health Partnership

MAHASKA COUNTY – Mahaska Health Partnership has staff available to answer questions and assist individuals in registering for insurance on the national Health Insurance Marketplace, sometimes called the health insurance “exchange.” Getting health insurance before Feb. 15, 2015 is necessary to avoid tax penalties. Whether you are completely new to the process or get halfway […]

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