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Oskaloosa councilwoman Griffin calls for open records clarity

At least one Oskaloosa City Council member is taking an interest in more open government within the city.

June 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

New times, new signs for Oskaloosa

Oskaloosa USD 341 Schools have a lot to boast about and they’re going to show it off in a couple of new ways.

June 21st, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

Valley Falls officers to be armed with Tasers

Police department requests for Tasers and backseat cages for the patrol cars were center stage when the Valley Falls City Council met June 6.

June 21st, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Valley Falls | Read More »

Hearing scheduled for former Tiller associate

A Jefferson County doctor who made referrals to the late abortion doctor George Tiller will likely lose her license at a hearing scheduled for tomorrow (Friday).

June 20th, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Road work begins in Oskaloosa

Road construction crews were scheduled to begin work on Monday but were pushed back slightly.

June 20th, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

Diabetes support group program in Valley Falls

The next meeting of the Jefferson County diabetes support group will be at 6 p.m. June 25 at the Jefferson County 4-H fairground building in Valley Falls.

June 20th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Senior nutrition program may expand in Jefferson County

A pilot program started locally in Oskaloosa to address the eating habits of seniors may be expanding due to the success.

June 20th, 2012 | Posted in County,County Commission,Government | Read More »

Fenceline: June 14, 2012

coyotes

by Jody G. Holthaus Meadowlark Extension Agent Livestock & Natural Resources My neck of the woods has bountiful wildlife. So bountiful that at 5 p.m. or thereafter we have a lovely chorus of coyotes. Sometimes the howling comes from all around our house, like a symphony! They are really getting brave. Our neighbor shot seven […]

June 20th, 2012 | Posted in Columns,Fenceline | Read More »

Filings complete following court redistricting

Voters in Jefferson County will be busy choosing candidates on Aug. 6 whether they are Republicans or Democrats.

June 19th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Oskaloosa City Council split on decision to deny kennel

The city of Oskaloosa Council denied a homeowner a permit for a dog kennel on a split decision that left some council members with heavy hearts.

June 19th, 2012 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

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