Mahaska County Newswire (Page 7)

Mahaska County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mahaska County, IA. (Page 7)

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  1. United Way to Sponsor Second Year of Summer Lunch ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Osky News

    The United Way of Mahaska County is excited to announce its sponsorship of Oskaloosa Summer Lunch this year. More than 140 volunteers served 2,400 free meals to kids and teens in the program's first summer last year.

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  2. Bette J. DilleyRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Osky News

    ... gave selflessly of her time and talent to many organizations. She was currently serving as President of the Mahaska County Democrats, President of the Delta American Legion Auxiliary Unit 485, former president of Tri-County Alumni Association; ...

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  3. Doland Grills County SCRAA RepresentativeRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | Osky News

    On Monday, March 2nd, the Mahaska County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on the fiscal year 2016 budget estimate. There were no written or oral comments from the public, so the public hearing was closed.

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  4. Maple SyrupingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Osky News

    The Mahaska County Conservation Board is hosting a "Maple Syruping" program on Saturday, March 7th. The program will be held from 10:00-11:00 am in the conservation center at the Russell Wildlife Area.

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  5. Seed Starting-Lunch & Learn - Friday, March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Osky News

    Mahaska County Extension and Master Gardener Linda Spears will offer an opportunity to learn about starting your own seeds. Linda has started seeds for over six years, especially heirloom tomatoes.

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  6. Turkey Hunting & Safety SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Osky News

    Are you or your children interested in learning about hunting wild turkeys this spring? The Mahaska County Conservation Board is offering a Turkey Hunting and Safety Seminar on Saturday, March 28th from 10:00 am until 3:30 pm at the Russell Wildlife Area. This seminar is designed to help turkey hunters of all skill levels learn about turkey biology, turkey hunting laws and ethics, preparing for the hunt, calling hunting techniques, field dressing and taxidermy.

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  7. Norma Jean SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Osky News

    ... Schroyer, was born January 2, 1927, in rural New Sharon, Iowa. Norma attended country school in rural Mahaska County and graduated from New Sharon High School in 1945. After her education, she was married to Jim Sparks. To this union, four children ...

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  8. Southeast Iowa communities hold conversations on alleviating povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Home

    They have been hosting them in Mahaska County and are now moving onto Davis County, and then they will be in Ottumwa in April. Then at the third they brain storm causes of poverty in the county, and finally, an action plan is formed.

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  9. United Way of Mahaska County Funds $206,500 to 11 AgenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Osky News

    Nonprofits in Mahaska County felt the support of the community this February, as United Way of Mahaska County announced its 2015 funding decisions. Eleven agencies will receive $206,500 - money that came out the fall fundraising campaign.

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  10. Transportation Coalition Continues Planning For Future NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Osky News

    The future of transportation in Mahaska County, along with the counties and communities surrounding Oskaloosa, was the basis for interested parties to gather this past week. Individuals from Marion, Wapello, Poweshiek, Iowa DOT and engineering firms that currently have ongoing projects in the area all met.

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  11. Oskaloosa City Council To Consider Arts And Culture CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Osky News

    ... regular session on Monday and heard a presentation from members of FACE (The Fine Arts & Cultural Events of Mahaska County). The mission of FACE is to provide exceptional arts education and make art accessible and exciting to the community. FACE ...

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  12. Road Work And The County Farm Land Deal Focus Of SupervisorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Osky News

    The Mahaska County Board of Supervisors met on Monday, February 16th, where they made final acceptance of the Mahaska County Courthouse Roof Project contract. Work on the roof could begin in the next few weeks as the weather permits.

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  13. Police Charge 2 in String of Hog Thefts in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids

    WEEK INVESTIGATION. THE MAHASKA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ON WEDNESDAY SAID 19-YEAR-OLD BRET ALLEN DOTY, OF MALCOM, AND A MALE JUVENILE WERE CHARGED WITH FIRST-DEGREE THEFT AND THIRD-DEGREE BURGLARY.

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  14. Police charge 2 people in multiple hog thefts in rural IowaRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Police have arrested two people in connection with a string of thefts and burglaries from hog confinements in rural Iowa following a six-week investigation. The Mahaska County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday said 19-year-old Bret Allen Doty, of Malcom, and a male juvenile were charged with first-degree theft and third-degree burglary.

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  15. Mahaska County Sheriff's Office Makes Arrests In Burglaries And TheftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Osky News

    THE MAHASKA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ENDED A 6 WEEK LONG INVESTIGATION WHICH INVOLVED APPROXIMATELY 22 BURGLARIES AND THEFTS. THE THEFTS TOOK PLACE FROM HOG CONFINEMENTS IN THE RURAL BARNES CITY AREA AND SOUTHERN POWESHIEK COUNTY.

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  16. Highway Funding A Constant Point Of Discussion At Eggs & IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Osky News

    ... the road," said Rozenboom. The proposed 10 cent gas tax increase would help funnel $726,000 a year into the Mahaska County Secondary Road Department. The City of Oskaloosa would see just over $200,000 in increased revenue for roads. Currently, a new ...

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  17. YMCA Winter Open Offers A Warm Place During A Cold Winter SnapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Osky News

    It has become a wintertime tradition in Oskaloosa, as the 4th Annual Mahaska County YMCA Open has people squaring off with a two person tournament, middle school teen night and more. On Friday over the lunch-hour, 14 teams took to the course in the annual tournament.

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  18. Sugarmakers in the SugarbushRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Osky News

    If you would like to help the Mahaska County Conservation Board collect maple tree sap that will be made into maple syrup, then come out to the Russell Wildlife Area on Friday, February 20th from 8:30-10:00 am. We will hike down to the sugarbush area and you will be able to help us collect sap directly from the trees.

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  19. City of Oskaloosa City Council Meeting Regular SessionRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Osky News

    ... and providing for publication of notice thereof. Consider a request from the Fine Arts and Culture Events of Mahaska County (FACE) to initiate the development of an Oskaloosa Arts and Culture Commission. Consider a resolution approving the plans, ...

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  20. Iowa Court Of Appeals Denies Spahr Bid For Second TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Osky News

    ... ineffective assistance of counsel claim, saying that his counsel erred in not objecting to testimony given by Mahaska County Deputy Sheriff Don DeKock, which commented on the credibility of the accusers, and their mother. In their ruling, the Court ...

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