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MHP offers flu clinics until further notice

MAHASKA COUNTY – In response to the widespread level of influenza in our community, the MHP Medical Group is now offering a flu vaccine clinic Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm by registering at door #4 on the MHP campus, until further notice. According to Executive Director of Clinics Andrea Hagist, RN, […]

Student Council To Host Annual Spaghetti Supper

On Friday, January 26th, the Oskaloosa Student Council is hosting their annual Spaghetti Supper starting at 6:00 p.m. in the high school small gym. The dinner will take place at the same time as the high school basketball games, so any fans that tire themselves out from cheering can hop over and enjoy some refreshing […]

OACDG Scholarship applications available

The Oskaloosa Area Chamber & Development Group is happy to announce that scholarships will again be available through its Chamber Scholars program, now in its 22nd year. High school seniors living in Mahaska County and attending any high school are eligible to apply. Pick up an application from your school counselor, from the Oskaloosa Area […]

Mahaska County to view Growing Together webcasts

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardener program will host three Growing Together webcasts this winter. The webcasts can be viewed at the ISU Extension and Outreach – Mahaska County office. The two-hour webcasts are free of charge and open to anyone who may be interested. Funding for the webcasts is provided by […]

Mahaska Health Partnership to Limit Visitors

Mahaska Health Partnership

MAHASKA COUNTY – Beginning immediately, Mahaska Health Partnership will limit the number and age of visitors to specific areas of the hospital. “We recognize the healing power of having friends and family close by,” said MHP Interim CEO Chris Jepsen. “However, with the current situation regarding the wide-spread influenza this season, we feel it is […]

Mahaska County Residents Encouraged to Participate in Live Healthy Iowa Challenge

Mahaska Health Partnership

MAHASKA COUNTY – Live Healthy Iowa’s (LHI) 10-Week Wellness Challenge encourages Iowans to make healthy lifestyle changes and the Mahaska Wellness Coalition urges Oskaloosa residents to participate. Registration for this simple, affordable and fun competition is open now and the challenge kicks off on Jan. 22. “The Live Healthy Iowa 10-Week Wellness Challenge is a […]

Tool Tote Workshop

Using a wood tote is a great way to keep your garden tools organized and close at hand. Come assemble a pine tool toe at the Master Gardener workshop on Tuesday February 6 @ 6 pm. Workshop will be held at the Mahaska County Extension office, 212 North I Street, Oskaloosa. Participants will paint/protect the […]

Mahaska Conservation Bird Food Giveaway

Bird Food Giveaway Saturday, January 27 8:00 am – Noon Conservation Center, Russell Wildlife Area The Mahaska County Conservation Board will be having their annual BIRD FOOD GIVEAWAY on Saturday, January 27th from 8:00 am – Noon on the east side of the conservation center at the Russell Wildlife Area. Public can pick up free […]

MHP earns national recognition for Patient-Centered Care

ational Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH)

MAHASKA COUNTY – Mahaska Health Partnership Medical Group recently received the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition. This national recognition is for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long‐term, participative relationships. The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of primary care that combines teamwork […]

OHS Student Council Hosting Gnimocemoh

On Monday, January 22nd, the Oskaloosa High School is kicking off their week of festivities celebrating Gnimocemoh, or “Backwards Homecoming,” and they need your help! The Student Council invites all members of the community to sign up for the week’s first major event, Blind Volleyball, a unique take on volleyball where neither team can see […]


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