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Re-Discovering Iowa’s Fall Treasures

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig

By Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig Each season holds its own treasures, waiting to be re-discovered each year. With the official arrival of fall, I am reminded how much I enjoy the season and its charm. From the crisp air and Friday night football to the colorful leaves and, of course, harvest. Many of […]

Surrealism: A Search for Freedom by John Schlechter

Surrealism: A Search for Freedom by John Schlechter

Indian Hills Art Gallery (Warrior Commons in Arts & Sciences Building) Ottumwa, Iowa Tuesday, October 17-Wednesday, November 22 Meet the Artist’s Family: Thursday, October 17, 4:00-5:30 p. m. This Dutch-Indonesian artist fought in the Dutch Royal Army during WWII and was a POW. His surrealist paintings reflect a lifetime of work created while living in […]

Oskaloosa Police Searching For Subjects

Oskaloosa Police Department (file photo)

September 27, 2023 Oskaloosa Police Department Media Release On September 27, 2023, at approximately 7:52 a.m., members of the Oskaloosa Police Department were dispatched to Santa Clara Apartments about an altercation that neighbors reported. When officers arrived, they were informed that Clarissa Marie Schutjer, 32, of Oskaloosa, and Jacob Parke Lewis, 36, of Beacon, had […]

The OMS Cross Country team had a fantastic performance at the Knoxville meet.

Oskaloosa Indians

The boys secured their fourth consecutive team championship, with four boys from Osky placed in the top 15: Joel Pogany finished in second place. Micah VanEe came in fifth. Lane Smith placed ninth. Oliver Chilcote finished in fourteenth place. In total, 5 boys from the team made it onto the Top 10 lists for the […]

Oskaloosa 7th Grade Volleyball Has Success Against Norwalk

Oskaloosa Indians

The Oskaloosa 7th-grade volleyball team hosted Norwalk on Tuesday night. The A team and D team had their first big WIN!! The girls played hard and battled back to win the 3rd set. Several great things happened last for all 4 teams. Sienna had ten aces total for the night, adding to A/B team’s total […]

Gov. Reynolds Announces Iowa Budget Surplus of $1.83B

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds listens to apprentices talk about their experiences in their apprenticeship program.

DES MOINES – Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced the State of Iowa will end Fiscal Year 2023 with a balance of $1.83 billion in the General Fund, $902 million in reserve funds and $2.74 billion in the Taxpayer Relief Fund. “Some see a surplus as government not spending enough, but I view it as an […]

NM Tops Rival Hawks

North Mahaska Warhawks

SULLY – North Mahaska faced its long-time rival Lynnville-Sully on the volleyball court Monday. North Mahaska, 12-7, outhit the Hawks 41-26 and knocked down 21 service aces. North Mahaska won by scores of 25-21, 18-25, 25-16 and 25-14. Sydney Andersen had a strong night with 13 kills and seven service aces. She served 22-of-22 from […]

NM Boys Girls Face Ranked Teams

North Mahaska Warhawks

WILLIAMSBURG – North Mahaska’s varsity cross country teams faced a load of ranked teams Tuesday at the Williamsburg meet held at the Williamsburg Sports Complex. The girls team race included five ranked teams while the boys was loaded with 10. The NM boys placed 13th out of 17 teams. North Mahaska girls did not have […]

7th Grade Football Stymied By Pella

Oskaloosa Indians

It was a tough night for the Oskaloosa 7th graders in their recent football game against Pella. Here’s a summary of the results. The 7th Grade team lost to Pella with a score of 0-38. This loss brings their season record to 1 win and 1 loss. In the B game, the team also lost […]

Iowa K-12 teachers, students invited to sign up for statewide ‘Design Challenge’

Iowa Workforce Development

Initiative to drive interest in careers in architecture, construction and engineering DES MOINES, IOWA – Iowa Workforce Development and the Iowa Department of Education today announced the second round of the Build Iowa’s Future Design Challenge, a unique opportunity for K-12 students to create innovative projects, connect to careers and compete for up to $1,000 […]


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