School starts next week and that means there will be more bus, bike and foot traffic in town. CRI's A.J. Hodgeman talked with police about back to school safety and tells us how to stay safe when school is in session.
President Barack Obama stopped in Oskaloosa Tuesday morning as part of his three-day bus tour of Iowa. Oskaloosa has welcomed a sitting president once before. Way back in 1903 on Tuesday, April 28, then President Theodore Roosevelt, was in town to dedicate the city's brand new Y.M.C.A.
Football season is less than one week away and everyone involved can feel it. Mark Schilb, Oskaloosa High Head Football Coach is starting his second year after leading Oskaloosa to the state playoffs and
Obama's visit also got Iowa talking about wind energy. Tax credits for wind turbines are set to expire at the end of this year, which could cost Iowa some jobs. Obama wants to see the credits renewed, but his opponent, Mitt Romney, opposes the tax breaks. I spoke to local leaders about what wind energy means for Iowa.
President Obama spoke to a crowd of more than 800 at Oskaloosa's Nelson Pioneer Farm Tuesday, talking jobs, healthcare, and wind power. The visit was part of a 3-day campaign tour of Iowa that took him from Council Bluffs to Davenport.