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William Penn Projected Fifth in Heart »

Oskaloosa–The Statesmen softball team is expected to bounce back from a disappointing 2016 season as the Heart of America Athletic Conference released its Coaches’ Poll Monday. The Heart’s 14 coaches…

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Elmore Earns First Weekly Award »

Oskaloosa–Tristen Elmore (Fr., Ovied, Fla., Physical Education) produced a pair of winning performances en route to being named Heart of America Athletic Conference Men’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week…

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News

Frost Footings Take Forefront of Council Discussion »

BY HAILEY BROWN Oskaloosa, Iowa – The Oskaloosa City Council meeting was full of discussion on Tuesday night as members…

Jan 18 2017 / Comments Off on Frost Footings Take Forefront of Council Discussion / Read More »

Board of Supervisors Stands Against Airport Agreement »

BY HAILEY BROWN Oskaloosa, Iowa – Tensions were high during the Mahaska County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday as…

Jan 18 2017 / Comments Off on Board of Supervisors Stands Against Airport Agreement / Read More »

Grant Hladik Earns Eagle Scout Rank »

On October 11, 2016, Grant Hladik of University Park was awarded the highest advancement award the Boy Scouts of America…

Jan 16 2017 / Comments Off on Grant Hladik Earns Eagle Scout Rank / Read More »

Scouts Honored with “Kernel Award” »

Scouts raise more than $1.3 Million for local Scouting Programs Oskaloosa’s William Leonard (son of Jamie and Susan Leonard) received…

Jan 16 2017 / Comments Off on Scouts Honored with “Kernel Award” / Read More »
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Sports and Activities

William Penn Projected Fifth in Heart »

Oskaloosa–The Statesmen softball team is expected to bounce back from a disappointing 2016 season as the Heart of America Athletic Conference released its Coaches’ Poll Monday. The Heart’s 14 coaches picked William Penn (19-32 last year, 6-16 Heart) to place fifth with 80 points. Defending…

Jan 17 2017 / Comments Off on William Penn Projected Fifth in Heart / Read More »

Elmore Earns First Weekly Award »

Oskaloosa–Tristen Elmore (Fr., Ovied, Fla., Physical Education) produced a pair of winning performances en route to being named Heart of America Athletic Conference Men’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week Monday. Elmore won his first weekly honor by breaking a school record in one event…

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Taylor on Bevo Francis Award watch list »

PELLA — Central College men’s basketball senior forward Colby Taylor (senior, Creston) has been named to an elite list of small college basketball players on the 2017 Bevo Francis Award watch list. Presented by Small College Basketball, the Bevo Francis Award is given to the…

Jan 16 2017 / Comments Off on Taylor on Bevo Francis Award watch list / Read More »

Elmore Qualifies Again, Two Records Broken at Sol Butler Classic »

Dubuque–Tristen Elmore (Fr., Ovied, Fla., Physical Education) and Asia Laudermilch (Fr., Oskaloosa, Iowa, Physical Education) proved their collegiate debuts from December, and those of their teammates, were no fluke as the William Penn track and field teams notched numerous big performances at the Sol Butler…

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Girls Bowling Team Now 10-0 On The Season »

The girls improve to 10 and 0 on the season remaining undefeated on the season! It’s nice to see that if there is a couple girls that are struggling that the other girls step up and bowl there high games and series of the year…

Jan 16 2017 / Comments Off on Girls Bowling Team Now 10-0 On The Season / Read More »

Bob Sharp Invitational Results for Oskaloosa »

120 – Josh Diehl (18-6) placed 3rd and scored 17.00 team points. Champ. Round 1 – Josh Diehl (Oskaloosa) 18-6 received a bye () (Bye) Quarterfinal – Josh Diehl (Oskaloosa) 18-6 won by decision over Cameron Peterson (Algona) 21-11 (Dec 8-3) Semifinal – Colby Schriever…

Jan 16 2017 / Comments Off on Bob Sharp Invitational Results for Oskaloosa / Read More »

Elmore Qualifies Again, Two Records Broken at Sol Butler Classic »

Dubuque–Tristen Elmore (Fr., Ovied, Fla., Physical Education) and Asia Laudermilch (Fr., Oskaloosa, Iowa, Physical Education) proved their collegiate debuts from December, and those of their teammates, were no fluke as the William Penn track and field teams notched numerous big performances at the Sol Butler…

Jan 15 2017 / Comments Off on Elmore Qualifies Again, Two Records Broken at Sol Butler Classic / Read More »

Smith’s career night helps push Dutch past Knights »

WAVERLY — Junior forward Kyle Smith (Ionia, New Hampton HS) scored a career-high 31 points in a Central College men’s basketball team 94-90 victory at Wartburg College Saturday evening. Smith got off to a fast start hitting 7-of-9 shots in the first half, including 6-of-7…

Jan 15 2017 / Comments Off on Smith’s career night helps push Dutch past Knights / Read More »

Dutch drop women’s basketball contest against Knights »

WAVERLY — An early back-and-forth game between the Central College women’s basketball team and nationally-ranked Wartburg College turned into a lopsided 78-41 defeat for the Dutch Saturday. Central (8-7 overall, 1-5 Iowa Conference) trailed the No.9-ranked Knights 14-11 after the first quarter but Central never…

Jan 15 2017 / Comments Off on Dutch drop women’s basketball contest against Knights / Read More »

William Penn Holds Off #17 Benedictine 93-90 in NAIA Game of the Week »

Oskaloosa–Thursday’s NAIA Division I Game of the Week between the fourth-ranked Statesmen men’s basketball team and #17 Benedictine lived up to its billing and them some as William Penn slipped past the Ravens 93-90 in overtime. The top-25 Heart of America Athletic Conference matchup featured…

Jan 13 2017 / Comments Off on William Penn Holds Off #17 Benedictine 93-90 in NAIA Game of the Week / Read More »
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School Activities

Girls Bowling Team Now 10-0 On The Season »

The girls improve to 10 and 0 on the season remaining undefeated on the season! It’s nice to see that if there is a couple…

Jan 16 2017 / Comments Off on Girls Bowling Team Now 10-0 On The Season / Read More »
Editorial

The Truth about the Election Integrity bill

There have been a lot of distortions and misunderstandings regarding my Election Integrity proposal. My job is to make it easy to vote, but hard to cheat. That’s what this proposal accomplishes. The Election Integrity Act…

Jan 13 2017 / Read More »
Agendas and Minutes

Supervisors Agenda for January 17, 2017

The Mahaska County Board of Supervisors will meet on Tuesday, January 17, 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…

Jan 13 2017 / Read More »
Events

STEM Regional Manager to present “Growing Iowa’s STEM Career Pipeline” at Leaders Speak Series

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – South Central Iowa STEM Regional Manager, Sarah Derry, from Drake University will present “Growing Iowa’s STEM Career Pipeline” on Wednesday, February 15 at 6:00 p.m. in the Musco Technology Center on William Penn…

Jan 14 2017 / Read More »
Local Sports

Players and Community Invited to Challenger Softball League Games

The Mahaska County YMCA and Imagine the Possibilities have once again partnered to bring a Challenger Softball League to the Mahaska Community. With games starting soon, players are encouraged to sign-up and play, and the community…

Sep 16 2016 / Read More »
Clubs and Organizations

Grant Hladik Earns Eagle Scout Rank

On October 11, 2016, Grant Hladik of University Park was awarded the highest advancement award the Boy Scouts of America offers to Scouts, the rank of Eagle Scout. A member of Troop 71, chartered by the…

Jan 16 2017 / Read More »
Education

Oskaloosa Agricultural Students Attend Van Wall Partners in Profit

33 Oskaloosa High School students enrolled in Introduction to Agricultural Mechanics students traveled to the Farm Progress Show grounds in Boone on Thursday, Jan. 12th to attend an event put on by Van Wall, John Deere…

Jan 13 2017 / Read More »
Local Businesses

Tenco Receives Maximum Accreditation by CARF International

In December, Tenco Industries was visited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities International (CARF), Inc. and recently received notice from them that accreditation has been extended for three years through January 2020, which is…

Dec 29 2016 / Read More »
Lifestyle

Mahaska Health Partnership Stresses Flu Vaccine Importance

MAHASKA COUNTY – Though the flu season has been relatively quiet in Iowa so far, we may begin to see an increase in cases. The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has recently announced the death…

Jan 11 2017 / Read More »

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