LOCAL NEWS

Mahaska Chamber's First Eggs & Issues Event of 2023 Is Tomorrow

OSKALOOSA -- The Mahaska Chamber & Development Group is hosting their first round of Eggs & Issues for this year tomorrow. This legislative forum will be at Oskaloosa Smokey Row from 8:30 AM – 9:30…
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Oskaloosa Man in Serious Condition After Being Trapped Under Vehicle

OSKALOOSA -- The Mahaska County Sheriff's Office reports that on Wednesday morning at approximately 9am, members of the Mahaska County Sheriff's Office, Mahaska County Ambulance Service, and Oskaloosa Fire Department were dispatched to the 2000…
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Osky Students Stand Out in IHSSA State Debate Tournament

OSKALOOSA, IA — Oskaloosa High School senior Elliot Nelson took home first place in the Student Congress category at the recent Iowa High School Speech Association State Debate Championship. OHS made a competitive showing at…
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Pella School Board Hears Update on Early Childhood Center Construction, Reviews Culture Survey Results

By Sam Parsons The Pella Community School Board met last night and received an update on the status of their Early Childhood Center from DCI Construction. Structural masonry is expected to be completed within a…
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Cover Crop Workshop to be Held at Boender Farm near Oskaloosa January 24

AMES, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms will host a cover crop workshop on Tuesday, January 24, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Steve Boender’s Farm near Oskaloosa. The free event is open to farmers and landowners and…
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Pella Wellness Consortium to Present Lyndsey Fennelly

PELLA -- The Pella Wellness Consortium is pleased to welcome Lyndsey Fennelly, a motivational speaker, former standout Iowa State University basketball player and successful businesswoman, to a conversation about her mental health journey at 7…
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Oskaloosa Council Approves New K9, Denies Rezoning Application

By Sam Parsons The Oskaloosa city council met this week for the first time in the new calendar year and were given a presentation from the Oskaloosa Police Department and Lieutenant John Plumb on a…
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Ottumwa City Council Approves Greater Ottumwa Park Master Plan

By Sam Parsons The city of Ottumwa held its first council meeting in the new calendar year last night and received a presentation on the proposed Greater Ottumwa Park Master Plan. According to the presentation,…
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Master Gardener Training Offered winter 2023 in Mahaska County

OSKALOOSA -- The application window is opening January 9 for this year’s winter Master Gardener training in Mahaska county. Iowans wishing to complete Master Gardener training choose a county to complete training through, participate in online learning…
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Snow Ordinances In Effect Today

Many cities in our area have announced emergency snow ordinances in effect today. The following cities have announced emergency snow ordinances as of this morning: Oskaloosa Pella Sigourney New Sharon Newton Montezuma Knoxville Grinnell As…
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