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Jourdan Albee

Jourdan S. Albee, 20, Valley Falls, died from injuries received as a result of an automobile accident May 10, 2011.

May 20th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Mary Loveall

Mary F. Loveall, 95, Oskaloosa, died May 11, 2011, at Midland Hospice House.

May 20th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Mary Elizabeth Sands

Mary Elizabeth Sands, 42, Valley Falls, died Tuesday, May 10, 2011, as a result of injuries from an automotive accident south of Valley Falls.

May 20th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Lady Bulldogs advance to state with win over Silver Lake

The McLouth Lady Bulldogs advanced to the state tournament in Manhattan next weekend with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night over Silver Lake.

May 19th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Featured,Sports | Read More »

Recent boating accidents highlight need for water safety

Two fatalities, two near-misses were all avoidable.

May 19th, 2011 | Posted in Outdoors,Sports | Read More »

Jeff West science students visit Argonne Lab in Chicago


It’s one thing to read about the latest research that will impact our future. It’s quite another to be able to actually visit Argonne National Lab, one of the world’s top research centers in many fields of science.

May 18th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Jefferson West School District,Schools | Read More »

McLouth city council welcomes back former councilman

by Dennis Sharkey The McLouth City Council said goodbye to resident Ron Forshee last week and welcomed new council member James Moore. Moore previously served on the council and won election in April. He replaced Forshee who was serving as a councilman after being appointed by Mayor Keith Meador to serve an unexpired term. The […]

May 18th, 2011 | Posted in Government,McLouth,Municipalities | Read More »

Cyber bullying: Youth and the problems with the Internet

The statistics are startling: Approximately 77 million youth ages 10 to 17 were on the Internet as of June 2008 according to the United States Department of Justice.

May 18th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Featured | Read More »

Perry Lake among top-rated crappie reservoirs in the state

This year, the top-rated crappie reservoirs include Hillsdale, Perry, Clinton, Melvern, Kirwin, Lovewell, and Marion.

May 17th, 2011 | Posted in Outdoors,Sports | Read More »

New Oskaloosa councilmen lay out philosophical differences

For the first time in more than a year there were five council members present at an Oskaloosa City Council meeting.

May 17th, 2011 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

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