Thirteen delegates, 10 alternates and 11 precinct committee persons were elected at the Mahaska County Democratic precincts during the Iowa Caucuses. Precinct caucuses were held on Jan. 21. Here's a quick rundown:
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad declares a proclamation of disaster and emergency due to the record high demand for propane. This action activates the disaster response and recovery aspect of Iowa's Emergency Response Plan.
Twenty-one new central committee members and 58 delegates were elected at Mahaska County Republican precincts during the Iowa Caucuses. Precinct caucuses were on January 21st. Here is a list of names of Central Committee Members and Delegates:
Young artists are showing off their artwork the next few weekends in a gallery set up at Penn Central Mall. Many pieces of art from students at the high school, middle school, and elementary are on display for the community to enjoy.
City officials say Iowa's new property tax law is putting the city in a tight place with its finances. Starting next fiscal year the city will see less revenue from its tax levy because of property tax reform passed by the Iowa legislature last year.