Today's Front Page for September 23rd, 2017


Today's Local News

Posted: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 6:28 am

The Wellman City Council discussed the 11th Street sanitary sewer project at their recent meeting.

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Posted: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 6:27 am


Cheerleaders lead the crowd at Spirit Night. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

The Washington Demons have been celebrating homecoming this week with Spirit Night, coronation, a parade, and the football game last night.

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Posted: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 6:25 am


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Extreme drought is now covering 3.7% of Iowa and has stretched into the KCII listening area.

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Posted: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 6:24 am


Image courtesy of Washington County Engineer’s Office.

Beginning Monday, a portion of 180th Street will be closed southeast of Wellman until early November.

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Posted: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 6:24 am


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Washington County’s unemployment rate this August was the same as last August, one of six counties in Iowa to have the same rate from 2016 to 2017.

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Today's Local Sports

Posted: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 8:06 am

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Posted: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk volleyball team is hosting their annual Hawk Tournament today at Tim Grady Gymnasium in Wellman.

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Posted: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

It was all smiles for the WACO football team Friday night, as they dominated in a 57-0 win over English Valleys on homecoming.

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Posted: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The No. 5 ranked Lone Tree Lions suffered their first loss of the season Friday falling to Baxter on Homecoming in Lone Tree 62-36.

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Today's Funeral Announcements

Posted: Friday, September 22nd, 2017 at 5:23 am
Posted: Thursday, September 21st, 2017 at 8:42 am
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Posted: Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 at 12:51 pm