Mahaska County set a record this year for the number of early votes cast---- 6,011 voted via absentee ballot. CRI's Maureen McKamey went to the polls to see if people were still showing up to vote on election day.
The holidays are just around the corner and it's a time when charitable giving ramps up. However, the Oskaloosa Police Department wants residents to be wary of charity scams that also pop up this time of year.
Mahaska County's Republican voter registration advantage paid off in Tuesday's general election. As part of CRI's continuing coverage of Election 2012, CRI's Maureen McKamey and Amy Langdon were at the Mahaska County Courthouse to bring you the totals from across the county for our special live webcast.
School lunches are looking a little different this year. In 2010, President Obama signed into law the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, which put new regulations on the types of food available to students at school. Those regulations took effect with the start of this school year.