Archive for October, 2009

Demons need win and Fairfield win

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 8:31 am

The Washington Demon football team is in a must win situation to have a chance to play next Wednesday in the post season.

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Golden Hawks playing for second in district

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 8:29 am

Also tonight the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks will host West Burlington-Notre Dame, and on the line is a chance to host an opening round postseason game.

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Former Sigourney Care Admin. To Face Possible Disciplinary Action

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:50 am

A former administrator at Sigourney Care Center who’s accused of fraud charges, is now facing disciplinary action.

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Niche Pork Promoter: Now a Good Time to Get in the Business

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:29 am

An Iowa based promoter of niche pork products says now is actually a good time to get into the hog industry.

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DHS Recruiter: Volunteers More Important Now

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:26 am

A volunteer recruiter for the Iowa Department of Human Services says she’s always looking for extra help, but could really use it now in light of the cuts

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Washington Water Plant Operator Honored

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:25 am

Washington’s water plant superintendent is being honored by the American Water Works Association.

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M-P Drama Presents “Anne of Green Gables”

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:23 am

The Mid Prairie Drama Department is putting on “Anne of Green Gables” next month.

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Louisa Co. Conservation’s Youth Pheasant Hunt

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:22 am

Louisa County Conservation will is having a guided youth pheasant tomorrow.

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Workout Fundraiser Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:21 am

Area residents are being invited to get some workout tips and help a local girl who’s battling cancer tomorrow.

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Construction on 92

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:15 am

Highway 92 is reduced to one lane in Louisa County

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Wilma M. Beauregard

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 3:53 pm

Funeral services for 92 year old Wilma Mae Beauregard of Washington are at 10:30 Monday (10/26) morning at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. Burial is at Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation begins at 11:00 Sunday (10/25) morning at the funeral home. Family visitation is from 2-4 that afternoon. A memorial has been established to Camp Courageous, or the United Methodist Church.

Halloween Movie

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 3:33 pm

Title: Halloween Movie
Description: Kalona Public Library will show a spooky Halloween movie Saturday, October 31 at 1 pm. They will be showing the movie “Coraline” and snacks will be provided. There is no cost for admission.
Date: 2009-10-31

October 22, 2009

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 8:52 am

Birthday Winner – Stacy Ramirez

IMS moves on beating Keota

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 8:37 am

In volleyball post season action last night, IMS moved on beating Keota in four.

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WMU beats Highland

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 8:36 am

Elsewhere, Winfield-Mount Union beat Highland in three at Highland High School. The Wolves won 25-17, 25-12, 25-17.

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Cross Country teams run at Districts/Regionals

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 8:25 am

Today District/Regional Cross Country meets will be held around the state. At each site, the top three teams will advance to state and the top 10 individuals will head to Fort Dodge on Halloween to compete at state.

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Washington Hotel Owner: There’s no Tourists to Tax

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:50 am
Hawkeye Motel Owner Gordon OlberdingHawkeye Motel Owner Gordon Olberding

A Washington hotel owner says the city needs have something to attract tourists, before they can tax them.

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Schmitz: 10% Cut was the Right Move

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:49 am
State Senator Becky Schmitz (D-Fairfield)State Senator Becky Schmitz (D-Fairfield)

A local state senator says the governor acted appropriately when he issued a 10 percent across the board budget cut

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IPIC Head On KCII Special Edition News Magazine Today

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:47 am
IPIC Associate Director Dr. Jim McKeanIPIC Associate Director Dr. Jim McKean

The head of Iowa’s Pork Industry Center says a person looking for the source of this year’s H1N1 influenza outbreak wouldn’t want to look in Mexico.

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Loebsack Rep. to Visit Washington

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:46 am

A representative from Congressman Dave Loebsack’s office is visiting Washington next week

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