Another large investment aimed at bettering the lives of county residents is yielding faster and more environmentally friendly results at Mahaska Health Partnership. The hospital recently purchased three new pieces of technology for their Laboratory Services Department.
The Oskaloosa High School girls soccer squad recently achieved an important team milestone: the first winning regular season in school history. With that under their belts, the Indians have their eyes set on even more.
The Mahaska County Wind Farm Project by RPM Access is slated to begin construction no later than the end of 2017. This news come after RPM Access owners and staff met on May 9th to outline their future projects.
The track lanes at the Old Community Stadium saw some action this week. Kids ranging in age from 7 to 14 competed Tuesday evening in the Live Healthy Iowa Kids Meet hosted by Oskaloosa's Optimist Club.
The local option sales tax vote did not pass in Mahaska County on Tuesday night. Eighty-three percent of unincorporated Mahaska County voted against the local option sales tax, also known as the penny tax.
Switching over to basketball a local b-baller signed with the William Penn men's basketball team this week. Oskaloosa Indian Wade Votroubek became the first Oskaloosan to join the navy and gold since the program switched from NAIA Division II to NAIA Division I.