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Small Fire Reported in Union on William Penn University Campus

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – On the evening of January 8, 2017, there was a small, contained fire in the kitchen area of the cafeteria in the Dana M. Atkins Memorial Union.  The fire resulted in limited…
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School Board Special Election

OSKALOOSA — A special election will be held to fill a position on the Oskaloosa Community School District Board of Directors. On Tuesday, Jan. 10, qualified voters may cast a vote for the vacancy in…
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Students To Speak With Astronaut

OSKALOOSA — Oskaloosa Elementary School (OES) fourth graders will get an opportunity to talk with an astronaut serving on the International Space Station. The seven OES fourth grade classes – 157 students – will be…
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Mahaska Health Partnership Offers Winter Safety Tips

  MAHASKA COUNTY – Now that winter has officially arrived and cold weather is upon us, it’s important to make sure you and your loved ones are prepared. Mahaska Health Partnership Emergency Physician Amy Montgomery,…
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Oskaloosa Community School District Board of Directors Holding Their Meeting

The Oskaloosa Community School District Board of Directors will have their first meeting of the new year next Tuesday, January 10th, at 7 PM. The meeting will take place in the George Daily Auditorium Board…
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Davis County Special School Election

Absentee ballots for the February 7, 2017 Special School Bond Election are now available at the Davis County Auditor’s Office.  Voters may vote early at the Auditor’s Office in the Davis County Courthouse during the…
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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…
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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.…
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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…
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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…
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