A young Lady Statesmen Golf team is proving its maturity and prowess with less than a month away from the conference tournament. Last weekend Penn captured it's first tournament crown of the year during the Graceland Invitational. Before that the NAIA's #23-ranked team recorded eight consecutive runner-up finishes dating back to August.
The Oskaloosa Fire Department will be testing storm sirens over the next few months. Starting on Monday, April 7, the fire department will test the storm sirens at 2 p.m. on the first Monday of each month from April through September, weather permitting.
Downtown Oskaloosa may see one of its structures surrender to the test of time.
The Kool Building located across the street from the Mahaska Law Enforcement center saw a portion of its exterior wall fall into an alleyway last weekend. And now, a downtown road is closed because of a higher risk of collapse. That could affect your drive in the downtown area.
A popular Christian film that opened in Oskaloosa, despite a limited release, is being held over for another weekend. Penn Centre Theater in Oskaloosa has seen an overwhelming response to the film "God's Not Dead", selling more than 4200 tickets as of Wednesday.
Ongoing disagreements between city officials and those in charge of your water is pressuring the mayor to make some changes. Oskaloosa Mayor Dave Krutzfeldt is removing Water Board Trustee Errin Keltner from the water board effective April 6th with the support of the city council. He sent a letter to Keltner saying so.
The Iowa Legislature is inching closer to passing a bill that will help expand broadband infrastructure over the next four years. On Wednesday, Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds toured Mahaska Communication Group. She talked about the reason for her visit and discussed the broadband initiative.
The Oskaloosa School Board is working on defining goals for itself and the district. Nothing has been decided yet, but on Monday night, the board met in a work session and brainstormed about 30 different potential goals.