The front entrance to Mahaska County's courthouse is closed this weekend. The severe thunderstorm that rolled through Oskaloosa on April 27th left some damage to the courthouse that's created a concern for safety.
Disagreements between the Water Board of Trustees and the City are headed to court. Water Board trustee Errin Keltner filed a petition this Friday morning that starts the process of suing the city. The city council recently voted to remove Keltner from the Water Board.
Oskaloosa's residential curbs remained an eye sore as the citywide cleanup was delayed this week. It's been rescheduled for next week. The residential cleanup was suppose to occur this past Monday through Thursday, but city crews were occupied clearing storm debris from the public right-of-way.
Oskaloosa is a great place to live, work, and play and one organization in town wants others to know that. Main Street Oskaloosa wants to define a brand for Oskaloosa and a marketing plan to go along with it.