Archive for October, 2009

CJ Looks to Move Water Plant

Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 at 8:57 am

Columbus Junction’s water plant may be getting a change of scenery.

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Iowa DOT to Hold Environmental Study Meeting

Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 at 8:57 am

The Iowa DOT will hold a public meeting October 15 to discuss environmental studies near Highway 61 in Louisa County.

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Homecoming King and Queen Crowned in Washington Today

Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 at 8:56 am

Washington’s Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned today

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Oktoberfest in Fairfield

Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 at 8:55 am

Fairfield is going German today

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Pick Up Times for Home Shopping Items

Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 at 8:53 am

Another KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza is in the books.

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Demons host Mount Pleasant for Homecoming

Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 at 5:44 am

It’s homecoming tonight for the Washington Demons as they host the defending district champs and rival Mount Pleasant. The Panthers are coming off a homecoming win of their own when they beat Clear Creek Amana 28-14. For the Demons, they beat Keokuk last week 39-20.

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Area football games tonight

Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 at 5:43 am

Mid-Prairie @ Central Lee
Mediapolis @ Columbus (Homecoming)
Louisa-Muscatine @ Sigourney-Keota (Homecoming)
New London @ WACO (Homecoming)
Highland @ Winfield-Mount Union (Homecoming)
North Tama @ Lone Tree

Kristina Hammes

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 10:21 am

Funeral arrangements are pending for 37 year old Kristina Hammes of Coralville, formerly of Sigourney. Arrangements are being handled by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

Mamie E. Maxwell

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 10:08 am

Celebration of life services for 92 year old Mamie E. Maxwell of Sigourney, formerly of Kalona. Is Saturday at 10:00 am at Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. Burial is at Sharon Hill Cemetery in Kalona. Visitation is from 9:00 am until service time Saturday.

Saleum A. Brown

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 10:07 am

Funeral services for 44 year old Saleum A. Brown of Crawfordsville will be Saturday afternoon (10/3) at 1:00 at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington. Burial will follow at the Cambrian Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon on Friday (10/2) with family present from 4-8.

Kristine Hammes

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 10:06 am

Kristine Hammes, age 37, of Coralville, formerly of Sigourney, died Wednesday, September 30, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending with Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Sigourney.

Supervisors Authorize Attorneys to File Petiton in Riverside Dispute

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 6:00 am

Washington County Supervisors have authorized a specially hired law firm to file a petition on their behalf

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Public Hearing on Zoning Tonight

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 5:59 am

A proposed zoning ordinance for Washington County

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Panel Expected to Release State Revenue Estimates this Month

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 5:58 am

A state panel is expected to release new revenue estimates

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Road Closures in Keokuk Co.

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 5:57 am

Highway 21 in Keokuk County will have intermittent lane restrictions

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WCHC To Showcase Digital Mammography Tonight

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 5:56 am

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Washington County Hospital and Clinics is starting it off

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Passionately Pink Event Planned in Richland

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 5:55 am

Richland is going pink later this month

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Mosquitoes Still Present in Fall Months

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 5:54 am

Despite the dropping temperatures, state health officials say mosquitoes are still active

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Wraps up Today

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 5:53 am

This is the last day of the KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza.

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Volleyball post season pairings released

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2009 at 5:41 am

The Iowa Girls’ Union has released post season volleyball pairings.

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