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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:18am
Wendell Knowler asked his daughter a question in 2014. Three years later she answered him. Knowler, a veteran of the Korean War, had received four medals as a Staff Sergeant. However they became missing. It is believed the medals and other papers...
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:16am
Duane Banks Field was the venue as players and fans from North Mahaska and English Valleys gathered for a South Iowa Cedar League Game. The University of Iowa stadium played host as fans and players basked under the sun for a junior varsity and...
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:52am
More than two hours of baseball took place before visiting North Mahaska was bale to hold off Tri-County in a South Iowa Cedar League contest Wednesday. Both teams hit the ball and drove in runs, but the manner in which it was contested was the...
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:50am
It was considered one of the best matches in local softball this season. It was a matchup between No. 3 ranked Eddyville- Blakesburg-Fremont in Class 2A and No. 10 in Class 4A Burlington. EBF used a strong hitting performance to sweep the...
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:41am
The cremains of Steve L. Sheehy, who passed away on Feb. 23, 2017, will be buried on Sunday, June 25, in the Friends Cemetery in New Sharon at 1 p.m. with the family inviting friends to the McVay Center immediately following.
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:39am
Jim Ver Steegh, 88, of New Sharon died on Saturday evening, June 10, 2017, at the Northern Mahaska Specialty Care in Oskaloosa. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 16, at the New Sharon United Methodist Church. Burial was in the...
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 1:12pm
Unsafe buildings seem to dominate council meetings in Eddyville lately. Monday’s gathering was no different. The building at 203 Walnut has caused the council angst from more than three years. Under a contract with Iowa State Contractors the...
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 1:11pm
Joey Voyles’ two-run, twoout double in the third inning got the ball rolling for the Eddyville- Blakesburg-Fremont baseball team and led to a 5-1 over South Central Conference foe Davis County. EBF scored single runs in the fifth, sixth and...
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 1:10pm
It took a little while for the North Mahaska bats to warm up, but when they did they exploded. Senior Jensen Kelderman hit a single and double to drive in three runs and senior Olivia Boender hit a single and homerun to also drive in three as NM...
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 1:09pm
Mahaska County Supervisors met Monday and opened with questions of the truth and closed with the same. The first regarding information from a previous meeting regarding the radio study approved by the board and the state interoperability system...
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 1:08pm
Medical personnel triage patients in preparation of treatment. The “students” were part of a school intruder drill held at Eddyville- Blakesburg-Fremont High School for Mahaska and Wapello first responders. Complete story will appear in...
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 1:06pm
Phyllis Clayworth was named as Citizen of the Year at the New Sharon Spring Festival. She is interviewed live by KBOE Radio personality “The Round Guy” Steve Pilchen. See next week’s issue of The Sun for more photos.   Photo...
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