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Monday, November 11, 2019 - 1:50pm
William Raymond “Bill” Lowry, 66, of Jefferson City, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home. A memorial...
Monday, November 11, 2019 - 8:27am
Bobbie Robinson, 95, of Marshalltown and formerly of What Cheer, passed away Saturday afternoon, Nov. 2, at the Iowa Veteran’s Home in Marshalltown. As was Bobbie’s wish, no services are planned and a private burial will be held in the...
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 8:16am
CLIVE — A Mahaska County man has won the first $100,000 top prize in a new Iowa Lottery game. Danial Ludden of Fremont won the big prize in the Iowa Lottery’s “$100,000 Happy Holidays Crossword” scratch game. He purchased his...
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 8:13am
OSKALOOSA – Deer hunters. Are you looking for a way to dispose of your deer hides after this year’s hunt without tossing in a ditch somewhere? Oskaloosa Elks Lodge 340 and many others around Iowa have an answer. Hunters donated more than...
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 8:11am
FORT DODGE – Lakeside Golf Course in Fort Dodge hosted arguably one of the most competitive Class 1A state cross-country fields ever. The top five individuals finished in the top five, but not in that order. North Mahaska’s Cheyenne Shaw...
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 8:07am
WAYLAND – North Mahaska saw its season end on the road in the Class 1A Region 8 quarterfinal. It was also the end to the volleyball careers of 10 seniors. NM, 16-12, fell to host WACO, 25-17, 25-19 and 25-14. North Mahaska was able to keep the...
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 8:04am
Cool Fact of the Day: All head volleyball coaches in the South Iowa Cedar League are female. Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Union recognized the women for their efforts.
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 8:43pm
While results from last night’s election are unofficial it appears Jeff Long of New Sharon and Barb Davis of Barnes City will be mayor of their respective cities. Elizabeth Haring of Fremont collected 21 votes as the lone candidate for mayor,...
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 10:12am
MARSHALLTOWN – Cross country running is a learning experience, and North Mahaska senior Cheyenne Shaw takes hard-earned knowledge and uses it to her advantage. Settling for second at the South Iowa Cedar League meet last week was enough...
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 10:11am
Cities across the state of Iowa will be electing new leadership on Tuesday. Several Mahaska County cities have contested races and one city has no one on the ballot. Schools for the first time will be selecting their directors during the November...
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 10:06am
Members of the North Mahaska Education Association sent a questionnaire out to the five candidates seeking positions on the school board. The Sun is printing the responses to those questions. Contacted were current board president Dirk Wilkin, board...
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 10:00am
NEW SHARON – Tim Veiseth smiles as he walks the halls of North Mahaska Elementary School. He greets every student he encounters and many times engages in brief conversation. He does the same when he walks into the junior-senior high wing. Why...
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