Archive for December, 2009

John L. Sexton

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 7:13 pm

Funeral Services for 83 year old John L. Sexton of Lone Tree will be 10:00 am on Monday at the Lone Tree American Legion. Visitation will be Sunday from 1-5 pm. at the Lone Tree American Legion in Lone Tree. Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery. The Sorden- Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services is handling the arrangements.

Laurien Trotman

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 1:04 pm

Laurien TrotmanVistiation for Laurine Trotman, 81, of Halcyon House, will be held Sunday, January 3rd, 2010 a t the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington, IA from 2-5PM. A private family burial will be held at a later date.

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Lulu Jane Brenneman Miller

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 12:10 pm

Lulu MillerVisitation: 2-8 p.m. January 01, 2010 at Fairview Mennonite Church
Funeral Service: 2:00 p.m. January 02, 2010 at Fairview Mennonite Church
Interment: January 02, 2010 at Fairview Cemetery

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Mary Ann Drain

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 12:02 pm

mary ann drainVisitation:
Saturday, January 2, 2010
12:00 PM until 7:00 PM
Calling hours
Jones – Eden Funeral Home

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December 31, 2009

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 11:19 am

Birthday Winner -  Matt Brock of Washington

Anniversary Winners – Steve & Kim Griffin of Washington

Top sports stories of 2009

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 8:18 am

This is New Years Eve and on this last day of 2009, we would like to remember some of the big sports stories from around the area.

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Top 10 News Stories of 2009

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 7:15 am

KCII News is taking look back at the top ten news stories of 2009 during the New Year’s Holiday. Today we’ll look at numbers 6-10. Tomorrow we’ll have a look at the top 5.

#6 Hotel Tax Fails

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 7:14 am

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press play to hear from Hawkey Motel Owner Gordon Olberding

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press play to hear from Tourism Committee Member Gary McCurdy

Washington voters said no to a hotel-motel tax this year.

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#7 Five Supervisors

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 6:53 am
Washinton County Supervisor Chair Jim MikschWashinton County Supervisor Chair Jim Miksch

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This was the first year that Washington County residents saw five people at the table during a board of Supervisors meeting.

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#8 Kalona Gets New City Administrator

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 6:50 am

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Kalona got a new city administrator this year.

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#9 Washington’s New Library Completed

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 6:44 am
Ribbon Cutting at the New LibraryRibbon Cutting at the New Library

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Washington’s new public library is officially opened for business this year.

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#10 Wellman Parkside Recreation Center

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 6:39 am
Welcome Sign in WellmanWelcome Sign in Wellman

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Grant money and citizen donations helped give Wellman a new recreation center

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Sheriff Urges Residents to Celebrate Safely on New Years

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 6:25 am

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Many people will celebrate this New Year’s Eve with alcohol. Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar says those who choose to drink need to have a sober driver.

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Hamakua Hosting Alcohol Free New Year’s Party

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 6:24 am

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Hamakua Place Youth Center has a New Years Eve party for teens, young adults and families.

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Government Office Closed For New Year’s Day

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 6:22 am

New Years Day is tomorrow

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December 30, 2009

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 8:33 am

Birthday Winner – Matt Kuntz

Anniversary Winners – Megan & Jason Fladung of Dewitt

Prep track and field post season sites released

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 8:15 am

The high school track and field season pretty far off but the state has already released the sites for district/regional meets. The meets are essentially the qualifying meet for state, the boys call it districts and the girls call it regionals.

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Deadline to sign up for adult b-ball league tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 8:12 am

The deadline to register for the Washington Community Y’s adult basketball league is tomorrow. League games will be played Sundays starting January 10th.

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Mt. Pleasant Woman Injured in Crash

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 7:39 am

A Mt. Pleasant woman was hospitalized after a car accident near the Washington/Henry County line Tuesday morning.

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Crash Likely Totaled Washington County Sheriff’s Vehicle

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 7:38 am

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The Washington County Sheriff’s Office will likely need to buy a new car after a multi vehicle crash on 218 this week.

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