Archive for October, 2009

2A teams begin regional tournament

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 8:30 am

The Class 2A volleyball postseason begins tonight.

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October 20, 2009

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 8:03 am

Birthday Winner: Jacquie Lopez, 18 of Washington
Anniversary Winner: Cloyce & Lorene Crone, 71 years, Washington

M-P Schools Face $570k Reduction in State Funds

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:45 am

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Mid Prairie Schools are facing a 570-thousand dollar reduction in state funding

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IPIC: Pork still safe even if animals had H1N1

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:42 am

USDA officials are working to confirm the first known case of the H1N1 virus in domestic hogs.

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ISU Extension Swine Expert Guest on Today’s Special Edition News Magazine

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:39 am

A Swine Field Specialist at Iowa State University says pork producers need to do whatever they can to trim costs

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Business Consultant to Host Regional Meeting in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:38 am

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An acclaimed business consultant and author will lead a seminar in Washington next week.

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Auditor Hoping to Finish Registrations this Week

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:29 am

The Washington County Auditor’s Office is hoping to get everyone registered to vote in the upcoming city elections

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Corn Will Need Extensive Drying this Year

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:28 am

Agriculture experts are anticipating a difficult drying season for the state’s corn crop

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Lending Hands to Lead Caregivers Support Session

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Activities at home, planning the day for a person with dementia is the topic for a caregivers

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Brighton Emergency Responders to Hold Breakfast Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Brighton’s emergency medical responders will celebrating Halloween this year with breakfast.

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Halloween Party

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:51 pm

Title: Halloween Party
Description: The Kalona Rec Center will hold a Halloween party for kids in preschool through 6th grade Thursday, October 29 at 7:00 pm. There will be a costume contest, cookie decorating, games, and refreshments.
Date: 2009-10-29

Donald Simmering

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 12:25 pm

Funeral services for 90 year old Donald Simmering of Washington are at 11:00 Wednesday (10/21) at the Jones Eden Funeral in Washington. Burial is in Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation is from 9-11 Wednesday (10/21) morning at the funeral home. A memorial has been established to the United Presbyterian Home.

October 19, 2009

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 9:14 am

Birthday Winner: Linda Miller, 69 of Kalona

October 18, 2009

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 9:14 am

Birthday Winner: Hannah Courtney, 18 of Washington

October 17, 2009

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 9:13 am

Birthday Winner: Ron Palner of Washington
Anniversary Winner: Mark & Robin Reed, 22 years of Keota

Demons post season hopes still alive

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 8:18 am

The Washington Demon football teams chances of making the post season are still alive but have been taken out of their hands.

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Demons have makeup match with Panthers

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 8:10 am

The Demons volleyball team has a make up match in Demon Gym tonight.

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Donald C. Leinen

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 7:48 am

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Celebration of life service for 87 year old Donald C. Leinen of Kalona, formerly of Harper and Iowa City is at 11:00 Thursday (10/22) morning at Holy Trinity Church in Richmond. Visitation is Wednesday (10/21) evening from 4-7 at Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona, with a Rosary at 7:00.

Lucile E. Schadt

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 7:46 am

Funeral Services for 88 year old Lucile E. Schadt, formerly of Brighton, is at 11:00 Thursday (10/22) morning at First Church of God in Brighton. Visitation is from 10-11 immediately preceeding the funeral. Memorials to the family may be left at the church or mailed to the family

Esther Miller

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 7:44 am

Miller, EstherCelebration of life services for 96 year old Esther Miller of Kalona is tomorrow (10/20) morning at 10:00 at Sharon Bethel Church. Visitation is this afternoon from 2-4 and again from 6-8 at the church.