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OHS Wrestlers Find Success At The Well

Des Moines, Iowa – A season of blood, sweat, and tears has come to an end for a group of Oskaloosa High School wrestlers, with three finding a place on the podium at the state wrestling tournament held at Wells Fargo Arena. Those finishing on the podium were; Kyler Salazar 7th, Jason Beebe 6th, and […]

Unusually Warm Weather Has Oskaloosa Soaking Up The Sun

Oskaloosa, Iowa – The thermometer was pushing over the 70 degree mark on Friday, and Oskaloosa and Mahaska county residents were taking full advantage of the warm temps and sunny skies offered up for the weekend. On Friday around noon, the square in downtown Oskaloosa was buzzing with those seeking some time outside. One of […]

Oskaloosa Water Board of Trustees Agenda – February 21, 2017

WATER BOARD OF TRUSTEES Regular Meeting February 21, 2017 3:00 PM Location: 1208 South 7th St. Agenda 1. Approve Agenda. 2. Approve minutes of the January 16, 2017 regular meeting. 3. Approve invoices and Financial Statements. 4. Customer Forum. 5. Consideration and discussion of high water bill for 412 North A Street. 6. Discussion of […]

Mahaska County Supervisors Agenda – February 21, 2017

Agenda Notice – Note change of day The Mahaska County Board of Supervisors will meet on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in the Third floor conference room of the Mahaska County Courthouse, 106 South 1st Street, Oskaloosa, IA. 1. Approve agenda 2. Approve minutes February 6 3. Conservation Report 4. MCARD Report 5. […]

New Sharon Senior High Student To Represent Iowa In National Contest

New Sharon, Iowa – Practice and polish are just a few of the things Caleb Gipple will be doing to prepare himself for the national oratorical speech contest hosted by the American Legion. On January 22nd of this year, Gipple took home first place at the most local level of the competition, the 2017 5th […]

The Rozenboom Report – February 18, 2017

It’s been a busy week in the Iowa Senate as we did a couple bills on the floor for debate, and had several bills moving through our subcommittees and committees. Apart from the high profile, attention grabbing bills there are also smaller things we consider during the session. In my Natural Resources and Environment committee […]

Gov. Branstad signs House File 291 into law

Press Release – Iowa Governors Office (DES MOINES) – Gov. Terry Branstad today signed the following bill into law: House File 291: an Act relating to employment matters involving public employees including collective bargaining, educator employment matters, personnel records and settlement agreements, city civil service requirements, and health insurance matters, making penalties applicable, and including […]

Oskaloosa City Council Agenda – February 21, 2017

City of Oskaloosa City Council Meeting Regular Session Council Chambers City Hall, 220 S. Market Street Oskaloosa, IA 52577 Agenda February 21, 2017 6:00 p.m. Call to Order and Roll Call – 6:00 P.M. 1. Invocation: Pastor Steve Cox, Bethel Baptist Church 2. Pledge of Allegiance. I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United […]

Oskaloosa Police Department and Mahaska County Sheriff’s Office Partner with State Drug Control Office To Expand Medication Drop Off Locations

Jake McGee, Chief of Police, announced today the placement of a permanent Medication Dropbox located in the lobby of the Mahaska County Law Center, 214 High Avenue East. Chief McGee said the drop box is made possible through a small grant from the Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy to address the increasing problem of […]

Indian Hills Awarded Internship Grant

OTTUMWA — Indian Hills Community College has been awarded a two-year, $103,248 Career Ready Internship Grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates. With the grant, an anticipated 46 new paid internships will be created during the 2017-2018 academic year. “Paid internships benefit students, colleges and employers,” said Richard D. George, Great Lakes President […]


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