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Brondyke vies for Olympic opportunity »

EUGENE, OREGON — Competing at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, former Central College track and field athlete Kurtis Brondyke ’11 will challenge for a spot in the men’s decathlon…

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5 Grinnell softball players named NFCA Scholar-Athlete »

GRINNELL, Iowa – Grinnell College softball players Lydia Stariha ’17, Megan Gibson ’17, Andi Leff ’18, Maggie Remus ’18 and Kayla Morrissey ’18 earned Scholar-Athlete honors from the National Fastpitch…

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Stuff The Bus Nearly Here »

Needed school supplies are stacked up in front of an Oskaloosa school bus Wednesday as 'Stuff the Bus' came to an end. (submitted photo)

Oskaloosa, IA – It’s almost time to Stuff the Bus! – Operation Backpack collection boxes will begin to disappear from…

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Investigation Leads to Kidnapping Arrests »

Ottumwa Police Dept

On February 27, 2016, the Ottumwa Police Department was contacted by a victim who reported that she had been held…

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Oskaloosa Man Facing Sexual Abuse Charge »

Poweshiek County Sheriff

A Poweshiek County Sheriff’s Office Press Release In early May of this year the Poweshiek County Sheriff’s Office began investigating…

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Osky Boys have eye on Principal Park »

The Oskaloosa Indians baseball team claimed victory over Williamsburg on Monday night.

The team is one win away from playing in the state tournament held at Principal Park. Oskaloosa, Iowa – The Oskaloosa Indians overcame a big inning by Williamsburg to advance to the substate final on Wednesday night, where the Indians will take on Pella. Oskaloosa…

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Oskaloosa Softball Heading Back To Fort Dodge »

The 2016 Oskaloosa Indians softball team will play for a state title next week in Fort Dodge.

For the second time in three years, the Oskaloosa Indians softball team will vie for the state 4A title. Oskaloosa, Iowa – The Oskaloosa Indians softball team has bounced back from a slump at the end of the regular season, and they have their sights…

Jul 14 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Bridesmaid No More: Josef Newgarden Powers His Way to Iowa Corn 300 Victory Despite Injury »

Josef Newgarden Powers His Way to Iowa Corn 300 Victory Despite Injury

Win in Iowa the most dominant in INDYCAR history NEWTON, Iowa (July 10, 2016) – After finishing second the past two years at Iowa Speedway, Josef Newgarden dominated the field in the Verizon IndyCar Series Iowa Corn 300 to record his first career win on…

Jul 11 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Indians Open Postseason With Win Over Clear Creek-Amana »

Oskaloosa rolls to a 9-1 victory over Clear Creek-Amana. The Indians will play again Tuesday at 7pm for their opportunity to play at state.

Oskaloosa, Iowa – “It was a dogfight,” says Oskaloosa Indians Softball Head Coach Jay Harms of the win over Clear Creek-Amana on Saturday night. Harms said that in the beginning, there was concern after three “sharp hits” off of Groet, who is just returning to…

Jul 10 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

INDYCAR Commits to Iowa Speedway Until 2018 »

Iowa Corn 300 at the Iowa Speedway

Iowa Corn continues long-standing entitlement NEWTON, Iowa (July 9, 2016) – INDYCAR and Iowa Speedway today took another step in their long-standing relationship as the two organizations announced a two-year extension that will see the Verizon IndyCar Series return to “The Fastest Short Track on…

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Chase Briscoe Extends ARCA Points Lead After Winning ABC Supply Co. 150 Presented by Casey’s General Stores »

Chase Briscoe Extends ARCA Points Lead After Winning ABC Supply Co. 150 Presented by Casey’s General Stores

The Mitchell, Indiana, native won his second consecutive ARCA race NEWTON, Iowa (July 9, 2016) – For most of the night it looked like Kyle Weatherman would run away with his first win of 2016 in convincing fashion. But a cut tire on Lap 87…

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Murty, Griffiths, Flander and VanDusen Top Points After Night One of Shootout »

Southern Iowa Speedway Racing Action.

by Jeremy Fox Oskaloosa, Iowa (July 5th, 2016) – Tuesday Night was the first of two nights of the 21st Annual Budweiser and Musco Lighting IMCA Stock Car Shootout at the Southern Iowa Speedway. Stock Cars, SportMods, Hobby Stocks and Sport Compacts each ran two…

Jul 7 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Indians Have Big Inning To Defeat Norwalk »

The Oskaloosa Indians used a big inning to defeat Norwalk, completing a season sweep of their conference rival.

The Indians used a two out scoring burst to put away the #11 team in the state. Oskaloosa, Iowa – The Oskaloosa Indians softball team has been a solid contender for the past few years, and this year is no different. The Indians are ranked…

Jul 1 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Hughes Takes First Win at Osky »

1V Curtis VanDerWal

by Jeremy Fox Oskaloosa, Iowa (June 29th, 2016) – Wednesday Night was the final tune up for the 21st Annual Budweiser Stock Cars Shootout and the both the Hobby Stocks and Stock Cars did not disappoint the fans in attendance. 49 cars checked in to…

Jun 30 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

INDYCAR Drivers Conduct Test at Iowa Speedway on Wednesday »

Iowa Corn 300 at the Iowa Speedway

Drivers also met with reporters in the Mediacom Media Center NEWTON, Iowa (June 29, 2016) – With less than two weeks away from the Iowa Corn 300, those visiting Iowa Speedway on Wednesday heard a familiar roar. Nineteen Verizon IndyCar Series drivers representing nine teams…

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Oskaloosa Softball Heading Back To Fort Dodge »

The 2016 Oskaloosa Indians softball team will play for a state title next week in Fort Dodge.

For the second time in three years, the Oskaloosa Indians softball team will vie for the state 4A title. Oskaloosa, Iowa – The Oskaloosa Indians…

Jul 14 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
Editorial Osky News

Letter To The Editor: Writing This Letter And Asking For Your Support

Editors Note: The views and opinions expressed in this editorial are not necessarily the views or opinions of Oskaloosa News. To the people of Mahaska County I am writing this letter and asking for your support…

Jun 6 2016 / Read More »
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Oskaloosa School Board Agenda – July 12, 2016

OSKALOOSA COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT Mission: Engaging ALL Students To Embrace The Power Of Learning Vision: Believe, Achieve, And Create With Pride GEORGE DAILY AUDITORIUM BOARD ROOM SPECIAL MEETING OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS JULY 12, 2016…

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Events Run In The Sun

Register your Team for MHP’s 6th Annual Run in the Sun

MAHASKA COUNTY – The Mahaska Health Partnership Foundation will host the 6th Annual Run in the Sun on Saturday, Aug. 6 at the Stadium at the Lacey Recreation Complex. Run in the Sun is a 5K…

Jul 20 2016 / Read More »
Local Sports The Oskaloosa Indians baseball team claimed victory over Williamsburg on Monday night.

Osky Boys have eye on Principal Park

The team is one win away from playing in the state tournament held at Principal Park. Oskaloosa, Iowa – The Oskaloosa Indians overcame a big inning by Williamsburg to advance to the substate final on Wednesday…

Jul 20 2016 / Read More »
Clubs and Organizations Jason Tipsword worked with the Summer Camp in 2013

Jason Tipsword Joins Daily Youth Theatre’s “Performer’s Journey”

OSKALOOSA, IA — Jason Tipsword, the only certified stage combat teacher in the state of Iowa, joins the George Daily Youth Theatre this week as a guest teacher. Tipsword works with the “Performer’s Journey” camp, which…

Jul 14 2016 / Read More »
Education The 2015-2016 Kinder Kids celebrated their accomplishments at a special assembly on Friday May 20.

Oskaloosa Christian Kinder Kids Pilot Program Declared a Success

The 2015-2016 academic year has come to a close for area schools, whose teachers and administrators are reflecting upon the many successes of students and staff members. One school which is reporting a definitive success with…

Jun 1 2016 / Read More »
Local Businesses Mahaska Health Partnership

Mahaska Health Partnership to Offer Reduced Rate Sports Physicals in July and August

MAHASKA COUNTY – Mahaska Health Partnership is offering reduced rate school sports physicals on their campus in Oskaloosa and at their New Sharon Medical Center for student athletes. These reduced-rate exams will only be offered on…

Jul 5 2016 / Read More »
Lifestyle Mahaska Health Partnership

Mahaska Health Partnership to Offer Reduced Rate Sports Physicals in July and August

MAHASKA COUNTY – Mahaska Health Partnership is offering reduced rate school sports physicals on their campus in Oskaloosa and at their New Sharon Medical Center for student athletes. These reduced-rate exams will only be offered on…

Jul 5 2016 / Read More »

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