Archive for November, 2009

WCSD Seeking Public Input on HS Design

Posted: Thursday, November 12th, 2009 at 6:16 am

The Washington School District is looking for help designing the new high school.

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Pasta for the Playground

Posted: Thursday, November 12th, 2009 at 6:15 am

Kalona Elementary is having a pasta dinner to raise money for playground improvements.

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Mary Crouch

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:15 pm

Memorial services for 79 year old Mary Crouch of Columbus Junction will be Saturday, November 14 at 2:00 pm  at the Stacy Lewis Home For Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Burial will be at a later date.

Veterans Day at the Blair House

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 1:59 pm

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November 11, 2009

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 10:31 am

Birthday Winner – Barb Unternahrer

Anniversary Winners – Dan  & Rachel Berdo

Demon Coach Anderson wins award

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 8:09 am

A Washington Demon basketball assistant coach has been recognized by the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association.

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Radiers begin play at state volleyball tournament

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 8:07 am

The state volleyball tournament kicks off today in Cedar Rapids. Class 3A and 4A will play matches today with 1A and 2A beginning tomorrow.

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Supervisors Approve $20k Grant for Kalona Downtown

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:40 am

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Washington County is giving Kalona a $20,000 grant for their downtown revitalization project.

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Veterans Day: Comments from a vet, and schedule of events

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:28 am

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Today is Veterans Day. The national holiday can be traced back to the signing of the treaty that ended World War I.

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Johnson Co. Election Recount Completed

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:18 am

An administrative recount from University Heights’ elections last week shows no changes

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Area Agency on Aging: Don’t Flush Old Medicine

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:17 am

Iowans need to be mindful when disposing of unused medication.

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WACO Board Looking at Policy Changes

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:16 am

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The WACO School Board will hear the second reading of a number of policy changes

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WHS Presents “Adrift in New York”

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:14 am

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Washington High School is putting on a production of “Adrift in New York” this weekend.

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WHS Students Work Nearly 2,000 Volunteer Hours

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:12 am

Washington High School Students have worked nearly 2,000 of volunteer work since June

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November 10, 2009

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 9:05 am

Birthday Winner – Joel Vittetoe

Anniversary Winners – Robert & Janice Anderson

Brandon Michael Escher

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 8:57 am

Escher, Brandon Michael

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Local football officials headed to semis

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 8:12 am

A local high school football officiating crew is headed to the UNI-Dome.

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All-district for area A schools released

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 8:10 am

The Class A District 5 all-district team has been released.

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Local Realtor Comments on Housing Tax Credit

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:48 am

The federal government has extended and expanded a home buyer tax credit program.

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Iowa, U.S. Flags Orderd at Half Staff in Honor of Shooting Victims

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:47 am

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Governor Chet Culver has ordered Iowa flags lowered today

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