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Seven years of service to its community providing gifts to children through the generosity of its customers. That is one of the ways US Bank in New Sharon is able to give back to the community. A long-time staple on the southeast corner of the town’s main intersection, the bank provides an opportunity to provide gifts to children in the...
11/21/2018 - 2:09pm
Paulette Hill sat on the brown and dusty front porch of her soon to be home in New Sharon in wonderment as nearly two dozen North Mahaska teachers and staff made trip after trip from inside her house carrying debris to a dumpster. She knows with every scoop of plaster and insolation, every trash can of lath and nails, her dream of home ownership...
11/15/2018 - 10:09am
Nearly three dozen students at North Mahaska took to the stage this past weekend for the stage performance of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. The show, directed by Brant Bollman, took the stage Friday and Saturday night in the school auditorium. “I love fantasy,” said Bollman. “I love “James and the Giant Peach”...
11/15/2018 - 10:05am
Mahaska County saw a heavy turnout of voters as the state of Iowa set a new mark for votes in a mid-term election on Nov. 6. According to the Secretary of State’s office 1.32 million votes, approximately 61 percent of the registered voters, went to the polls Tuesday. Locally in the hotly contested county supervisor race, Steve Wanders and...
11/08/2018 - 11:24am
Entering Monday night’s Class 3A Region 6 volleyball final, Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont coach Gladys Genskow knew her team would have to play well to earn a state berth. Tipton held the No. 2 spot in the final rankings of the season heading into the postseason. The Rockets battled but fell in three sets, 25-14, 25-14, 25-12. “Playing...
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