Mahaska Health Partnership Announces Their 2017 New Year's Baby

MAHASKA COUNTY – Thatcher Robert Poe was born at 1:07 pm on Jan. 1, 2017, making him Mahaska Health Partnership’s 2017 New Year’s Baby.   Thatcher weighed 8 lbs., 15 oz., and was 20 ½…

Alley KADTS Get A Statewide Award!

1000 Friends of Iowa Announces 2016 Best Development Award Winners   Dec. 27, 2016 (Des Moines, Iowa) –   1000 Friends of Iowa proudly announces nine recipients as its Best Development Award winners of 2016.…

Wapello County Man Charged With Burglary & Assault

On  December 31st, 2016 at approximately 7:29 a.m. the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the 5700 blk of Monroe-Wapello Rd reporting that a male had broken into the a residence and was…

USDA Announces New Conservation Farmland Transfer Policy

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced a new policy designed to allow farmers to take land out of a conservation program early if it is to be transferred to…

Credit Card Skimming Device Found At Oskaloosa Gas Station

On Thursday, December 29th, 2016, at approximately 10:00 am, a technician working on a gas pump at the Kum N Go Store at 1201 North Market Street located a credit card skimming device while doing repair…

Sheriff: Woman Says Accidental Shot Fatally Wounded Husband

ALLISON, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say an Iowa man was fatally wounded when his wife's gun discharged while they were hunting on Christmas Eve. Butler County Sheriff Jason Johnson says in a news release that…


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