Archive for November, 2009

Saturday, November 28

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 8:13 am

Birthday winner- Mable Fischer of Sigourney
Anniversary winner- John and Betty Hixson of Columbus Junction

Demons start season with win

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 8:01 am

The Demons girls basketball team started their season with a road win over Ottumwa. The Demons won 69-55.

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Boys basketball season about to start

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 8:00 am

Area girls teams opened their season this past week some even last week, now the boys will be opening this coming week.

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Shepherd, Anding win Jingle Bell Run

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 7:59 am

The 3rd Annual Jingle Bell Run was held in downtown Washington last night. Organizer Steve Roth says they had just over a hundred take part.

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Ottumwa Doctor Plans GOP Run Against Loebsack

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 7:15 am

An ophthalmologist from Ottumwa is planning a run against Iowa Second District Congressman Dave Loebsack.

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Budget Cuts Affecting County Tax Credits

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 7:14 am

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press play to hear from Washington County Treasurer Jeff Garrett

The governor’s 10 percent across the board budget cuts are having an impact on two tax credit programs

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The Holiday Season Has Begun…

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 6:55 am

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Washington’s downtown was filled with the sounds of the season last night

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Washington Retailers Fare Well on “Black Friday”

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 6:51 am

Many of Washington’s downtown retailers chose to keep normal business hours yesterday, but that didn’t stop the shopping crowd.

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Festival of Trees Tomorrow in Washington

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 6:47 am

Main Street Washington’s first ever “Festival of Trees” is tomorrow

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Wayland Native Completes Air Force Training

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 6:45 am

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A Wayland man has completed basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base

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Washington Extension to Offer Pest Control Course

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Extension is offering a Pest Control Operators Continuing Instructional Course next month.

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One of World’s Largest Nativities to be Displayed in Ainsworth

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2009 at 6:24 am

One of the world’s largest nativity scenes will be on display next month in Washington County.

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Demon girls at Ottumwa tonight

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 8:18 am

The ninth ranked Washington Demon girls basketball team opens their season tonight on the road taking on 4A Ottumwa. Last year the Demons beat Ottumwa in Washington 49-27.

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Jingle Bell Run tonight

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 8:17 am

The 3rd Annual Jingle Bell 5k Run is tonight starting in downtown Washington.

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Friday, November 27

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 7:56 am

Birthday Winner: Joe Baxter of Iowa City
Anniversary Winner: Dan & Jean Peiffer-38 years of Washington

Sheriff’s Office, Supervisors Comprimise Over Credit Card Request

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 6:27 am

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Press Play to hear from Deputy Jared Schneider
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Press Play to hear from Supervisor West Rich

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office wants four credit cards, but supervisors are saying: let’s keep it to two.

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Budget Tops Priority List for 2010 Legislative Session

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 6:24 am

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Press Play to hear from State Rep. Larry Marek

Iowa’s 2010 Legislative Session will be a challenging one for lawmakers.

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Washington Chamber: Shop Local

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 6:21 am

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Press Play to hear from Washington Chamber Executive Director Tim Coffey

Today is Black Friday, the official start of the holiday shopping season.

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Kalona Christmas Kickoff Celebration

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 6:17 am

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Press play to hear from Kalona Chamber President Lori Mostek

There are a variety of holiday themed events in Kalona tomorrow.

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Governor Extends Harvest Time Weight Limits

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2009 at 6:14 am

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Iowa farmers are being given an extra month to transport this year’s harvest.

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