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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 10:20am
North Mahaska’s wrestling season came to an end Friday at the state wrestling tournament. The ending is not what the team hoped for, but all three competed well. Jarrett Stodghill at 145 pounds and Luke Groves at 170 lost in the first round,...
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 10:17am
County school superintendents were the focal point of the third Eggs & Issues on Feb. 9. They fielded questions from the audience on a variety of topics. Oskaloosa Community School Superintendent Paula Wright and North Mahaska Superintendent...
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 10:13am
When will it end? That is the question school administrators, athletic directors, road crews and just about anyone else when the discussion turns to the weather. The only ones not complaining as much are those who make their living clearing parking...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 8:51am
Mother Nature dealt another blow to schools in Mahaska County Wednesday, Feb. 20. Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont Schools are close while North Mahaska and Oskaloosa are on a 2-hour delay as of 8:30 today. North Mahaska will not have an early out today...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 8:50am
Mother Nature dealt another blow to schools in Mahaska County Wednesday, Feb. 20. Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont Schools are close while North Mahaska and Oskaloosa are on a 2-hour delay as of 8:30 today. North Mahaska will not have an early out today...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 11:28am
The emergency snow ordinance will go into effect at 9:00 p.m. tonight and be in effect until all the streets are cleared. Please remove all vehicles from the city streets to avoid a $50.00 ticket and also to help our city crews be able to clear the...
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 10:26pm
North Mahaska’s girl’s basketball team is headed to Wells Fargo Arena to play in the state basketball tournament. They upset No. 4 Seymour, 38-37 and will face West Hancock at the Well on Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 5 p.m. Seymour (20-1) led...
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 2:59pm
North Mahaska and Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont tournament games on Tuesday have seen time changes due to the pending storm. North Mahaska will face Moravia at Ankeny beginning at 5:30 p.m. The EBF contest against Pella Christian in Oskaloosa has...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:44pm
Mahaska County Supervisors moved a step closer to obtaining a radio system to upgrade and enhance emergency communications with action taken at Monday’s regular meeting. The $4.3 million dollar project estimate request for proposal is for...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:42pm
Leslie VanWyk took the oath of office from New Sharon Mayor Keri Lamberson Wednesday night and promptly began work as the newest city councilor. VanWyk was appointed to the council to replace Lamberson, who was named mayor following Dustin Hite...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:41pm
In January Mahaska County Supervisor Steve Wanders took exception to a comment from the minutes of the county compensation committee regarding the trend of cutting the recommendations from the committee for elected official salaries. At Monday...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:39pm
As the final 10 seconds of the 170-pound district championship match counted down Saturday, Feb. 9, North Mahaska senior Luke Groves narrowly escaped English Valleys wrestler Caleb Peach’s final attempt at a takedown. Avoiding the takedown not...
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