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OSKALOOSA — There were 847 more coronavirus cases in Iowa on Sunday morning than there was the day before, according to new state data.

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OSKALOOSA — Iowa reported another 1,368 new cases of the coronavirus, and added nine deaths to its COVID-19 data dashboard.

OSKALOOSA — As the state continues to shift its vaccination strategy and the country faces supply shortages, Iowa added another 1,319 cases of the coronavirus on Friday.

STORM LAKE — Five area students were named to the fall 2020 dean's list at Buena Vista University. The dean's list recognizes full-time students achieving a 3.5 grade point average or higher for the semester. Buena Vista University congratulates more than 500 students who were named to the f…

Local state representatives are holding three virtual forums for constituents in the coming months to keep residents updated on legislative matters.

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OSKALOOSA — Iowa will open up vaccinations to a broader group of citizens on a faster timeline, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced Thursday.

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OSKALOOSA — Another Mahaska County resident has died from the coronavirus pandemic, according to new state data Wednesday.

OSKALOOSA — The city of Oskaloosa is projecting an increase in its property tax levy in the upcoming budget year.

OSKALOOSA — The process for a new emergency communications system took another step forward with the approval of a bid for four towers to be erected around the county.

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For a second day, hospitalizations with the coronavirus in Iowa were below 500 — the lowest levels since early October.

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OSKALOOSA — There 12 new cases of the coronavirus confirmed in Marion County, state data on Sunday showed. Mahaska County had one new cases reported.

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OSKALOOSA — Iowa reported another 1,333 of its residents tested positive for the coronavirus, and reported that the virus killed 64 more.

OSKALOOSA — Iowa crossed a new plateau Thursday, confirming that more than 300,000 Iowas have now tested positive for the coronavirus since March.

PELLA — Pella Christian High School has released their first semester honor roll. Students must have a GPA of 3.33 or above over the course of the semester to qualify.

CEDAR RAPIDS — Kirkwood Community College has released its Dean's List for the fall 2020 semester. These students have achieved a 3.3 grade point average or higher after completing 12 or more credit hours at the college. 

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OSKALOOSA — William Penn University began the spring 2021 semester this week with face-to-face instruction. Gateway testing for COVID-19 was required for all students prior to attending classes.

PELLA — Central College and its accounting faculty and students once again are offering free income tax preparation services for Marion County residents. This assistance is made possible through a grant from the Iowa Center for Economic Success.

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DES MOINES — Tuesday's Condition of the State address by Gov. Kim Reynolds included proposals for big investments toward child care, rural broadband and mental health.

OSKALOOSA — The Iowa Department of Public Health reported 10 new deaths statewide on Wednesday, meaning 4,232 Iowans have confirmed deaths due to complications caused by the coronavirus.

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Augustana University announced last week that Rebekah Fyfe, of Pella, has been named to the Dean's List for the fall semester of the 2020-21 academic year.

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OSKALOOSA — Residents of Mahaska County wanted to know more about the COVID-19 and its distribution during the year's first Eggs and Issues.

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OSKALOOSA — As cases continue to rise, the Iowa Department of Public Health says the state has one of the highest vaccine administration rates in the country.

PELLA — Tulip Queen Alyssa Geetings and her court enjoyed a luncheon to honor 2020 Tulip Queen Hanna Kendall on Dec. 29. This luncheon is a time-honored tradition allowing the new queen and court to gain insight from the previous queen about her experiences.

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OSKALOOSA — Another 13 Marion County residents have contacted the coronavirus, upping the county’s pandemic total to 2,900 as of Saturday morning.

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on Thursday strongly condemned the deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump, calling for people to “dial down the rhetoric.”

OTTUMWA — When Indian Hills Community College finalized a strategic plan for the next three years, one of the items at the forefront was community engagement.

Sunday marked the first day of Dave Loebsack's retirement after seven terms in the U.S. House. On Wednesday, he watched from home as protestors violently overtook the storied Capitol building.

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OSKALOOSA — Marion County had another 62 cases of the coronavirus, according to new state data reported Tuesday.

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