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Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 2:18pm
The list of major league baseball players that have sat in a dugout and played on Sec Taylor Field at Principal Park in Des Moines is immense. Thursday members of the Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Rockets received that same opportunity as they faced...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 2:04pm
Nuisance buildings and handling disposal of a trailer and vehicle was on the agenda at Monday’s July 2 meeting of the Eddyville City Council. The city has gained ownership of 205 S. 2nd Street, which has the trailer and an abandoned vehicle....
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 2:03pm
For the first time in more than a month Mahaska County was at full strength at a supervisors meeting. Following a process in which nine applicants sought the seat vacated by Mark Doland in June, Steve Wanders took the oath from District Judge Rose...
Friday, July 6, 2018 - 9:32pm
The last time North Mahaska’s softball team walked onto the field at Lynnville-Sully a series of miscues led to a 7-5 loss to the host Hawks. It was the first game of the season. Two weeks ago NM beat the Hawks 6-3. Friday’s Region 5...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 11:01am
Members of the New Sharon City Council met June 20 and worked through a generally routine agenda. Two building permits were involved in public hearings and another was scheduled for July 9. John Slycord, 205 W. Cherry, requested a permit for a shed...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 11:00am
Mahaska County now has a full Board of Supervisors after a panel composed of County Auditor Sue Brown, County Recorder Diane Upton-Crookham, and County Treasurer Sone Scott voted to appoint the top vote getter from the June primary to fill the...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 10:58am
What a difference one night makes. Monday night the North Mahaska baseball team could not throw a strike and had trouble getting a timely hit. Tuesday night they could not kiss pounding out 13 hits in a7-1 win over Moulton- Udell. “It was a...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 10:52am
North Mahaska had a tough week on the softball diamond. They played a pair of makeup games and then faced Montezuma in a regular season conference contest. They fell to Colfax-Mingo 9-5, and upended HLV 2-0. Both of the latter games were played at...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 10:34am
North Mahaska and Eddyville- Blakesburg-Fremont will host the first round games as Class 1A and 3A tournaments begin next month. Both schools open on Tuesday, July 3 at 7 p.m. North Mahaska will play the winner of the Lone Tree and Iowa Mennonite...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 10:32am
It takes just one mistake and a lack of timely hits to take a game away from one team or another. Friday night North Mahaska was unable to get the hit and move a runner past third base. Saturday afternoon they traveled to Bussey to take on Twin...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 10:29am
Much of the June 18 North Mahaska School Board meeting dealt with organizational items for the upcoming school year. At the close of the meeting they held a closed session to evaluate superintendent Angela Livezey. The meeting included the hiring of...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 10:27am
More than six dozen kids and adults gathered at the New Sharon City Park building Friday as Samantha Collison brought “wild” animals to show to the crowd. The event was part of the Library Rocks Summer Reading program at Stilwell Library...
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