Oskaloosa's Middle School will soon add softball to its list of seasonal competitive sports. During November's meeting, the school board unanimously approved allowing local girls to further their skills before
Off to the best start in school history, the Penn men's basketball team had reeled off 11 straight wins heading in to last Sunday's BIG game against Grinnell College. If you've been living under a rock and haven't heard, G.C. is the home of
Oskaloosa is getting a chance to showcase its strengths to some Iowa leaders this week. Leadership Iowa is an issues-awareness program that strives to promote community, leadership and growth throughout the state. This week, 40 members of this year's Leadership Iowa class met with Oskaloosa community leaders to talk about economic development.
The Iowa Legislature passed a law in May 2012 that affects nearly 20 percent of William Penn University’s students. Effective immediately after the New Year, all education majors will have to take exit exams before being certified to teach.
After months of campaigning, the end of an election may seem like time for a well-deserved break for local political parties. But Bette Dilley of the Mahaska County Democrats and Rob Noah of the Mahaska County Republicans both say it's never too early to start thinking about the next election. CRI talked to both local party heads about the election results and what their plans are for the future.
With many shoppers benefiting from the cost saving Thanksgiving weekend, family and friends have to remember there are people out there trying to take advantage, especially of senior citizens. Here in Oskaloosa