Mahaska County Newswire (Page 8)

Mahaska County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mahaska County, IA. (Page 8)

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  1. Local Emergency Shelter Receives $20,000 Grant During Domestic Violence Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Osky News

    Throughout Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, The Mary Kay Foundationa is awarding $20,000 grants to 150 domestic violence shelters across the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam for a total of $3 million. Local shelter Crisis Intervention Services was chosen to receive one of the annual grants to further the organization's efforts to combat domestic violence and provide rehabilitation services throughout south central Iowa.

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  2. Reynolds Visits Oskaloosa To Learn About Reading ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Osky News

    ... is really the key that unlocks the rest of your life," said Meier. "We're very fortunate that United Way of Mahaska County has taken on the role also of supporting this program in terms of making it possible for Oskaloosa Elementary to have two ...

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  3. Winter Coat Drive UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Osky News

    ... Fareway, Hawkeye Real Estate, Gatton Realty, Homestead of Oskaloosa, Hy-Vee, KBOE/KMZN Radio, Mahaska, Mahaska County YMCA, Mahaska Drug, MCG, MidWestOne Bank, Musco, New Hope Community Center, Oskaloosa Public Library, Remax Pride Realty, St. ...

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  4. Mahaska and Marion County Women, Land & Legacy Invite Women in Agriculture to Listening SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Osky News

    Women who own farmland and/or farm in Mahaska and Marion counties are invited to join their Women, Land & Legacy team at one of two upcoming Listening Sessions. The Listening Session is an opportunity for women who are engaged in agriculture and land management to let the WLL local team know what their strengths and needs are and to share ideas about how agencies and organizations can better assist them.

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  5. Text To 911 Service Available For SomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Osky News

    ... text 911 for help. Your carrier may not have the service yet, or your county may not yet provide the service. Mahaska County has recently started the text to 911 service and is functional if you use carriers like Verizon or U.S. Cellular. Other ...

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  6. Oskaloosa Fire Tackles Second House Fire In A WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Osky News

    ... ut the investigation is ongoing. Oskaloosa Fire was assisted at the scene by the Oskaloosa Police Department, Mahaska County Sheriff's Office, and Mahaska Health Partnership Emergency Services.

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  7. Iowa man arrives at work to find wild bobcat under his deskRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... a dog and said, "When I knew it was a bobcat, it was under my workbench." Multiple agencies, including the Mahaska County Sheriff's Office came to the rescue with caution. "We've been telling people for several years, don't approach bobcats, they ...

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  8. Oskaloosa Business Greeted By Wild BobcatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... a dog and said, "When I knew it was a bobcat, it was under my workbench." Multiple agencies, including the Mahaska County Sheriff's Office came to the rescue with caution. "We've been telling people for several years, don't approach bobcats, they ...

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  9. Oskaloosa Fire Responds To House Fire On High AveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Osky News

    The Oskaloosa Fire Department responded to reports that a smoke alarm at a neighbor's house was going off. The call came into the Mahaska County 911 center just after 11:30 p.m. Sunday night.

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  10. Authorities say year-old infant drowned in farm pondRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Mahaska County Sheriff's Office says deputies and medics were sent around 3 p.m. Sunday to a residence about 4 miles west-southwest of Leighton. The office says in a news release that family members were performing CPR on the infant when medics arrived.

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  11. 1-year-old dies after drowning in Oskaloosa farm pondRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | KCRG

    On October 8 the Mahaska County Sheriff's Office and the Mahaska Health Partnership Ambulance Service were called to 2292 Adams Avenue around 3 p.m. in reference to a drowning.

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  12. Mahaska County Officials: One-Year-Old Boy Drowned in Farm PondRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Officials say the drowning of a one-year-old Sunday in rural Mahaska County appears to have been an accident. Emergency crews were called to 2292 Adams Avenue in rural Leighton around 3:00 p.m. on a drowning.

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  13. M. Jean BrownellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Osky News

    ... in Oskaloosa, Iowa. Together they made their home on a farm in the Spring Valley area, Monroe Township in Mahaska County. They worked together on the farm for 40 years, before moving to Oskaloosa in 1980. Jean was very involved in 4-H. As a ...

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  14. CLOW Valve Holds Leadership SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | Osky News

    Building better leaders was the focus of a tour and speech held on the grounds of the CLOW foundry facility in Oskaloosa this week. Ken Rozenboom is the Senator for Mahaska County and represents the community in the Iowa Senate.

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  15. Highway 63 By-Pass Clears Environmental StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Osky News

    The Iowa Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration are proposing to construct a two lane bypass north and west of the City of Oskaloosa in Mahaska County, Iowa. The proposed improvements include the construction or replacement of highway travel lanes, bridges, local roadways, intersections and an interchange.

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  16. Iowa Football Legend Stops At MHP To Talk Health and WellnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Osky News

    The 'Active Iowa Index' was recently released, and Mahaska County was picked as one of the twenty counties to highlight for wellness. Ann Smith, Community Wellness Coordinator for Mahaska Health Partnership, has been a part of bringing many wellness activities to the community, including farm visits and events at farmers market in Oskaloosa.

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  17. Candidates For City Office AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Osky News

    The Mahaska County Auditor's Office has released the names of individuals seeking office in Mahaska County. The election for these positions will take place on November 7th 2017.

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  18. Record Volunteer Numbers at United Way's Day of CaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Osky News

    ... during Wednesday's Day of Caring event. My name is Amy Meyer, and I'm the Executive Director of United Way of Mahaska County. This is the fifth Day of Caring I've been involved with, but I have never been more impressed with the hard work and ...

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  19. Bill K. GoodmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Osky News

    William K. "Bill" Goodman, 91, of rural Rose Hill, died Thursday, September 21, 2017, at his home. He was born November 2, 1925, in Mahaska County the son of Ralph and Ada Goodman.

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  20. Southeast Iowa Realty Donates To K9 ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Osky News

    ... be honest. I've been overwhelmed with this because we're receiving donations not only from Oskaloosa and Mahaska County, but from all over the state of Iowa. We're receiving dollar donations from kids giving our receptionist a dollar to put it ...

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