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LOCAL HISTORIAN TO GIVE PRESENTATION ON MUCHAKINOCK

Oskaloosa Library

Oskaloosa, IA – Coal mining historian Doug Wilson will visit the Oskaloosa Public Library on Tuesday, July 22 to present “What About Muchakinock?” a historical look at the coal mining town in Mahaska County. The presentation will begin at 6:00 p.m. in Meeting Room A on the third floor of the library. Wilson is a […]

Bowfishing Tournament to Raise Money for Veteran’s Airlift Command

Carpfest

The Bowfishing Association of Iowa will be hosting a bowfishing tournament called the “Southern Iowa Carpfest” on Saturday, July 26 from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm. This annual tournament is held to raise money for the Veteran’s Airlift Command. Registration (at 6:00 am), a mandatory participant meeting (at 7:30 am) and weigh-ins (at 6:00 pm) […]

MHP Foundation Run in the Sun Aug. 2

MHP 'Run in the Sun' 2013 (photo by Ginger Allsup/Oskaloosa News)

MAHASKA COUNTY – Don’t forget to register for the Mahaska Health Partnership Foundation’s 4th Annual Run in the Sun on Saturday, Aug. 2 at the Lacey Sports Complex Community Stadium. Run in the Sun is a 5K for runners and 1-mile Walk for all ages, abilities and even strollers. Race day registration begins at 7:30 […]

Oskaloosa 4th of July Committee Announces Event

Fireworks

The Oskaloosa 4th of July Committee will have 8 inflatable toys FREE of charge for kids at the Southern Iowa Fairgrounds Friday July 4th from 12-4 pm. Hy-Vee will be selling Hot Dogs, Hamburgers and Brat Patties. Sno-Biz will be serving FREE mini cups. KBOE will be broadcasting live from 12-3pm. Later that evening, the […]

Bill Riley Talent Search Returns To Southern Iowa Fair

Southern Iowa Fair (file photo)

The Bill Riley Talent Search will be held on Monday, July 14th at 7 PM at the Grandstand Stage of the Southern Iowa Fair. There will be a sprout (ages 2-12) and senior (ages 13-21) division. The first place act in each division will advance to the Iowa State Fair. For entry forms, contest rules […]

Cattleman to Grill at Oskaloosa City Band Performance on the Square-REALLY!

The Oskaloosa City Band performs each Thursday at 8pm in the evening during summer.

Due to rain, the city band concert and the additional activities planned for Thursday the 19th were canceled but there is good news! The Oskaloosa City Band will perform June 26th at 8 p.m. on the city square and the Oskaloosa High School Band Boosters will host their meal-deal fundraiser at this June 26th concert. […]

MHP Foundation Sponsors 4th Annual Run in the Sun

MHP 'Run in the Sun' 2013 (photo by Ginger Allsup/Oskaloosa News)

MAHASKA COUNTY – The Mahaska Health Partnership Foundation will host the 4th Annual Run in the Sun, on Saturday, Aug. 2 at the Lacey Sports Complex Community Stadium. Run in the Sun is a 5K for runners and 1-mile Walk for all ages, abilities and even strollers. Race day registration begins at 7:30 a.m., with […]

Mahaska County Conservation Board’s Summer Day Camps – 2014

Mahaska County Conservation Board

Pre-register by calling the Mahaska County Conservation Board at (641)673-9327. When you sign up, you will receive a registration form, a camp schedule and a list of what to bring. June 24 – 26 Jr. Naturalist Day Camp NEXT WEEK! Ages 6-12 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. $20.00 per camper Campers will learn about Iowa’s […]

PARANORMAL RESEARCHER TO VISIT PUBLIC LIBRARY

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Oskaloosa, IA – Paranormal Researcher Chad Lewis will be visiting the Oskaloosa Public Library on Tuesday, June 24 to offer a presentation on the most haunted locations in Iowa. The presentation will begin at 6:00 p.m. in Meeting Room A on the third floor of the library. Chad holds a Master’s of Science degree in […]

Navy & Gold Gala set for Saturday, July 26

The Navy & Gold Gala

The Navy & Gold Gala, formerly the Duck Plucker’s Ball, will be held Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Penn Central Mall in Oskaloosa. This fundraiser, hosted by the William Penn Athletic Booster Club, will be a fun-filled event with silent and live auctions, dinner, contests and raffle drawings. Proceeds from this year’s event will […]

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