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Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:40pm
The Tony Award-winning stage play On Golden Pond is at the George Daily Auditorium on Monday, Feb. 12 at 7:30 p.m. The movie version starring Henry and Jane Fonda and Katherine Hepburn, based on the stage play, won five Academy Awards for its story...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:39pm
Attorney and New Sharon Mayor, Dustin Hite announced Friday he will be seeking election to the Iowa House in District 79 which includes the western half of Mahaska County and portions of Marion County. He is seeking the seat currently held by Guy...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:34pm
A quiet, cold Sunday became a massive workday for members of the Oskaloosa Fire Department and several departments within 30 miles. A midday fire at International Ingredient Corporation, 2389 Highway 23, on the southeast side of Oskaloosa, destroyed...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:29pm
With one conference game to go North Mahaska’s third-ranked Warhawk girls have sealed at least a share of the South Iowa Cedar League crown. A win over English Valleys on Feb. 2 will give them the outright title. North Mahaska ran its season...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 12:36pm
New Sharon snow ordinance will go into effect at midnight Thursday, Feb. 8 and will remain in effect 7ntil all snow is cleared. 
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 9:27am
The New Sharon city snow emergency ordinance will go into effect at 10 a.m. today, Monday, Feb. 5 and will be in effect until the streets are cleared according to city clerk Lisa Munn.
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 10:51am
There are lemon car laws but do those laws cover when a person finds a dead body in the trunk the day after they bring the car home? That is only one of the confusing questions encountered by Sybil Chasteen (Jeanene Calhoun) during this year’s...
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 10:45am
Area residents took the opportunity to speak out on several topics Saturday at the first Eggs & Issues event to feature state legislators. More than 80 people and five media outlets filled Smokey Row in Oskaloosa Saturday to ask the questions...
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 10:41am
A problem area for the North Mahaska boy’s basketball team became its friend Tuesday. The charity stripe has not been their friend, but a 24-for-36 effort including 6-of-10 in the fourth quarter help lift NM to a 58-56 victory. The game...
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 10:37am
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont wrapped up the South Central Conference basketball crown with a tight win at Knoxville on Tuesday. What was left was a chance to run the table for an undefeated conference season. Chariton came into the EBF gym and...
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 10:32am
Trudy Wehrle, 92 of Lynnville went to be with the Lord Thursday evening, January 25, 2018 at the Mayflower Care Center in Grinnell. Funeral services was held at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 29, 2018 at the Taintor Community Church with Pastor David...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 5:41pm
Every day adults shake their heads and ask what is the world coming to. Some say they fear the worst from the youth of our country. In New Sharon there are signs that buck that trend and give hope. The weekend of Jan. 5-7 was a celebration of...
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