The proposed wind farm project in Mahaska County is moving forward. On Monday morning, the Mahaska County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a tax abatement ordinance for the proposed project by RPM Access.
Oskaloosa has a new chamber director. Valinn McReynolds is taking over as the director of the Oskaloosa Area Chamber & Development Group. That means McReynolds is leaving her post as the organization lead for the Blue Zones Project.
The Oskaloosa Community School District's new activities director has some catching up to do with the school year just around the corner. William Penn alum Ryan Parker took over the AD position last week.
A popular portion of Mahaska County's YMCA is reopening soon. In early July, the Y's indoor pool closed because of leaks and heating problems. Since then, the organization worked out a temporary deal with the city to use the Edmundson Public Pool for its aquatic programs.