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County Conventions Help Refine Party Planks
The Democrat and Republican parties of Mahaska County each met on Saturday to help further refine their planks and to name delegates to travel on to represent local interest at district and state convention.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Branstad Visits MHP And Talks About It's Impact
How does a hospital impact the economic viability of a community? On Thursday afternoon, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad visited Mahaska Health Partnership and toured its newest addition.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Master Gardeners to host Jim Kesseler March 4
An Education Series will be hosted by the Mahaska County Master Gardeners Tuesday evenings in March.
Mahaska County Man Faces Multiple Charges
Timothy John Anderson is accused of Disarming A Police Officer, a class D felony.
Mahaska County Haz-Mat Goes Live
The process has been years in the making and starting this past weekend Mahaska County Emergency Management, in cooperation with area fire departments, is now taking the lead on any Haz-Mat incidents within the county.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
KCCI-TV Des Moines
Man leads authorities on high-speed pursuit because he 'panicked'
C1 3 Right now at 10! Authorities say it's a high speed pursuit unlike anything they've seen before! A Mahaska County man's split second decision put an entire town in danger.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Researcher shares the latest information in the Mahaska County mammoth excavation
You can learn about mammoths and mastodons by reading about them in a book, but some Iowans are taking a more hands-on approach.
Highway Issues Hit Eggs & Issues
Funnel week is upon the Iowa Legislature this week, which means that any bills that have not cleared predetermined hurdles won't be making their way to the floor this sessionwith some possible exceptions.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
MHP creates close to $30 million impact on local economy
Mahaska Health Partnership generates 374 jobs that add $29,739,467 to Mahaska County's economy, according to the latest study by the Iowa Hospital Association.
Mahaska County Community Foundation Offers Grant Opportunities
The Mahaska County Community Foundation announces that it will again have around $100,000 to give away to qualified recipients.
WHO-TV Des Moines
Chase Arrest: Oskaloosa Man Says He "Panicked"
An Oskaloosa man is facing a felony charge after he led the Iowa State Patrol on a high-speed chase Monday morning.
Maple Syrup Festival
Area residents braved the snowy conditions to enjoy a bit of nature at her sweetest during Saturday's Maple Syrup Festival.
Staying Relavent In A Competative World
Staying relevant in today's political environment is key to a community's survival, and local business and government leaders visited the Iowa Capitol with staying relevant in mind.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Supervisors Discuss Health Plan, County Engineer Hiring Process
On Tuesday morning, the Mahaska County Board of Supervisors received a presentation reviewing the county's health plan, and discussed the county engineer hiring process.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Ritenour Released On Bond
On February 12, 2014, at 12:17 p.m., an "Order of Discharge" was entered into record in the Iowa District Court for Mahaska County.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Mahaska Health Partnership Hosts Annual Cholesterol Screening
Joe Warrick of Oskaloosa had his blood drawn by Phlebotomist Janet Braden at Mahaska Health Partnership's annual Community Cholesterol Screening on Tuesday, Feb. 11. According to the American Heart Association, all adults age 20 and older should have their cholesterol checked at least once every five years to help detect indicators for heart ... (more)
Tue Feb 11, 2014
4-H & FFA Gala
You can show your support for Mahaska County 4-H & FFA members by attending their fundraising Gala on Friday, March 14 in the ISU Extension and Outreach office at 212 North I Street in Oskaloosa.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
On The InSide- Interpower & Tassel Ridge
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