Today's Front Page for February 12th, 2016


Current Cancellations & Delays

-Water advisory for the City of Wellman. Due to a loss of pressure while repairing a water main and the potential for bacterial contamination, residents of Wellman should boil water before drinking, cooking, brushing teeth or making ice. Samples have been collected and the advisory is a precaution until results of the sample come back.

Today's Local News

Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 6:29 am

The Wellman Municipal Water Works is recommending residents of Wellman boil water before using it for drinking, or use an alternative water source.

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Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 6:25 am

The Iowa Senate has passed a school funding bill which raises allowable growth at four percent for two years.

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Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 6:24 am

A secret wedding in 1940 was the start of a more than 60-year marriage for Letha and Cloyce Statler.

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Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 6:23 am


Items available for purchase on the KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza.

The KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza is returning soon.

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Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 6:22 am


A list of sessions for Washington School District’s Tech Talk Day. Photo by Sally Hart

Coding, using eBooks, Google add-ons, and digital storytelling are just some of the topics that will be presented at Washington’s Tech Talk Day Tuesday.

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Today's Local Sports

Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

For the first time since the end of winter break, the Washington Archery teams will not be spending the weekend in competition.

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Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree Lady Lion basketball team asserted themselves early and pounded Iowa Mennonite School in the first round of girls class 1A regional playoff action Tuesday night in Lone Tree with a 62-27 win.

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Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team will participate in the Southeast Iowa Superconference Shootout tonight when they travel to Keosauqua to battle Van Buren.

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Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The final regular season tune up for the Washington Demon girls’ basketball team (9-10 overall) takes place tonight in Mount Pleasant.

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Today's Funeral Announcements

Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 6:41 am
Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2016 at 5:41 am
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Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2016 at 11:04 am