Mahaska County Newswire (Page 5)

Mahaska County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mahaska County, IA. (Page 5)

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  1. Man Airlifted Due To Gunshot WoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Osky News

    On Friday, August 18, 2017, at approximately 3:45 pm, members of the Mahaska County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 1200 block of 310th Street, near Bussey, Iowa. This call was in reference to a gunshot wound.

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  2. Donna GattonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Osky News

    ... Iowa. To this union three children were born, Ronald, Dixie, and David. Donna and Bob farmed together in Mahaska County. She was a dedicated mother, grandmother, homemaker, and farmwife. Donna and Bob moved into Oskaloosa in 1975. While living on ...

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  3. Oskaloosa's CLOW Valve Company Makes Substantial Gift Towards K9Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Osky News

    ... and support these kinds of things on an ongoing basis. This is extremely important to both Oskaloosa and Mahaska County as a whole. Anytime we have a chance to support something of this nature, we're going to do that," added Willett. McGee said he ...

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  4. Clarke County revamps CERT programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Http

    ... m capable of responding when danger strikes. The Clarke County Emergency Management Agency is pairing up with Mahaska County EMA Coordinator Jamey Robinson to train locals to do just that.

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  5. Doris Lorraine CranstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | Osky News

    Doris Cranston, 86, of Oskaloosa died Saturday, August 12, 2017, at her home in Oskaloosa. She was born July 23, 1931, in rural Mahaska County, the daughter of Virgil and Gladys May Ferguson Hauenstein.

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  6. Dubuque Countys Jacqueline Ehrlich Crowned 2017 Iowa State Fair QueenRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... 17, of Bremer County. She is the daughter of Chad and Andrea Hansen of Plainfield. Leah Van Maanen, 18, of Mahaska County was named third runner-up. She is the daughter of Val and Steve Van Maanen of Oskaloosa. Morgan Fritz, of Worth County, was ...

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  7. SCRAA Appoints Legal CounselRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Osky News

    ... is the government body responsible for planning and building a regional airport between Oskaloosa and Pella. Mahaska County has since said they are no longer involved in the project, and unilaterally voted themselves out of the project. Both city ...

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  8. Council Approves Memorandum For Economic Development GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Osky News

    The council first heard from Beth Danowsky, who is on the MCDG board, in regards to a memorandum of understanding for Mahaska Development Partners . The vision is to outline better how existing groups like the Oskaloosa Area Chamber and Development Group , Mahaska County Agricultural and Rural Development , Oskaloosa Main Street, and Mahaska Community Development Group all work together with a single focus of building the Mahaska Community.

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  9. Mahaska Health Partnership Encourages Exercise RoutinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Osky News

    ... Wellness and Nutrition. She is also certified in Holistic Nutrition. For more information about wellness in Mahaska County, contact Smith at 641.672.3106. Mahaska Health Partnership, located in Oskaloosa, is a non-profit health system accredited by ...

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  10. Mahaska County Agriculture Dealing With Severe Drought ConditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Osky News

    Members of the agricultural community gathered on Wednesday evening to hear experts from the ISU Extension Office, and others, talk about how to mitigate losses from the drought. The U.S. Drought Monitor released their latest information, showing that Mahaska County continues to be in the D2 category, or Severe Drought.

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  11. Iowans spot massive snake devouring fish on riverbankRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2017 | KCRG

    A central Iowa couple captured shocking photographs Tuesday of a massive snake eating a fish in the South Skunk River. Jim Swearngin told KCCI his wife and son were on their land in Mahaska County to find driftwood for his son's taxidermy business when his wife spotted the snake by the river.

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  12. Supervisors Take Accusatory Stand Towards SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Osky News

    The Mahaska County Emergency Management is its own municipality under Iowa Code and came to the Mahaska County Board of Supervisors to ask permission to utilize some of the county bonding capacity to save the taxpayers money in interest rates. Mahaska County Supervisor Mark Doland and Mark Groenendyk accused Mahaska County Sheriff Russ Van Renterghem of not holding an open and fair bidding process for a new radio system to be used by emergency personnel.

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  13. Iowans spot massive snake devouring a fish on riverbankRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A central Iowa couple captured shocking photographs Tuesday of a massive snake eating a fish in the South Skunk River. Jim Swearngin told KCCI his wife and son were on their land in Mahaska County to find driftwood for his son's taxidermy business when his wife spotted the snake by the river.

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  14. IA Supervisors Debate New Emergency Radio SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | FireHouse.com

    Aug. 08--OSKALOOSA, IA-- The immediate future of Mahaska County's proposed new law enforcement and emergency radio system was the subject of an intense debate between the Mahaska County Board of Supervisors and county law enforcement and emergency responder officials Monday, with both sides bickering back and forth about the type of system chosen and its funding. The need for a new county-wide radio system has been in the spotlight of local officials for most of 2017 after complaints from Oskaloosa Police Chief Jake McGee, Mahaska County Sheriff Russell Van Renterghem and 911 Center/Mahaska County Emergency Management Agency Director Jamey Robinson.

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  15. Activists confess to sabotaging, delaying the Dakota Access PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Hot Air

    ... empty pipeline valves. They said they started deliberately vandalizing the pipeline in southeast Iowa's Mahaska County, delaying completion for weeks. Reznicek and Montoya said they subsequently used torches to cause damage up and down the pipeline ...

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  16. Thousands Arrive On Square For Christian ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | Osky News

    Thousands of people arrived on the square Saturday evening to hear some of the best local and national Christian music performers around. Wyndell Campbell is one of those who performed Saturday night, "I think it was a great testament to our community and the foundation of faith within Mahaska County.

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  17. New Environmental Learning Center Officially UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Osky News

    Members of the Mahaska County Conservation Board celebrated a day that was nearly a decade in the making, the groundbreaking for the new environmental learning center. "I'm excited to have everybody here," said Mahaska County Conservation Director Dave Sedivec to the crowd of over 50 individuals on hand.

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  18. Fire Station Dedication - A Chapter In Oskaloosa HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Osky News

    ... Especially when you're thinking about public safety." Oskaloosa Fire Department is the only station in Mahaska County that is staffed by full-time firefighters 24 hours a day. "The staff stands ready for emergencies both in town and also in the ...

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  19. Brighton NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... for Oskaloosa. She spent the weekend with her grandson Cody and Mackenzie. They enjoyed spending time at the Mahaska County Fair, shopping, dining out and playing cards at the home of her parents. Pat returned home on July 23. Winifred Fritz was ...

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  20. 10th Annual Day of CaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Osky News

    Oskaloosa and Mahaska County: This year marks the 10th annual Day of Caring event in Oskaloosa. Each year on Day of Caring, United Way teams up with volunteers from businesses and organizations to complete service projects in the Oskaloosa community.

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