Archive for December, 2009

December 20th, 2009

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2009 at 7:25 am

Birthday Winner: Ariel Mills, 7 of Ainsworth

No Anniversary Winner

Chimney Safety

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2009 at 6:00 am

The weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful… just make sure that the chimney is clean and in good condition.

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2010 Garbage Stickers Available

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2009 at 5:58 am

The City of Washington is reminding residents to get their new 2010 garbage can stickers.

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Santa’s House Hours This Week

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2009 at 5:56 am

Christmas is this week, but there’s still time to see Santa

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Hamakua Plans New Year’s Eve Party

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2009 at 5:54 am

Hamakua Place in Washington is planning a New Year’s Eve party.

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Robert “Tut Tut” Mills

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 11:33 am

Robert Mills

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Demon boys win on the road at Keokuk

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 10:48 am

The Washington Demon boys went to Keokuk looking to remain unbeaten and got the win 63-51.

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Demon girls get key conference win

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 10:45 am

The Demon girls were hosting Keokuk a team they lost to last season in the Regional Final for the right to go to state.

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Area Scores for Friday

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 10:36 am

Girls
Durant 43 Mid-Prairie 39
Wapello 33 IMS 32
Lone Tree 62 WACO 54
Belle Plaine 48 Keota 28
Louisa-Muscatine 47 Columbus 30
Pekin 50 Highland 48
Mediapolis 47 Winfield-Mount Union 24

Boys
Mid-Prairie 67-40
IMS 62 Wapello 44
WACO 69 Lone Tree 56
Keota 66 Belle Plaine 41
Louisa-Muscatine 51 Columbus 41
Pekin 93 Highland 62
Mediapolis 55 Winfield-Mount Union 35

Couch and Love Seat 2 beds -Dressers

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 9:16 am

WANTED
-couch and love seat 2 beds
-dressers
-319-548-1832

John Deer Snow Blower

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 9:15 am

FOR SALE
-snow blower john deer electric start $100 OBO
-319-653-3663 till 11 319-653-2566

Washing Machine

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 9:14 am

FOR SALE
-washing machine boss front loader perfect condition $450
-319-461-0618

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Sr. knick knacks, Dog, Bikes

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 9:13 am

For Sale
-Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Sr. knick knacks
-black lab
-couple of bikes 26 inch mountain bikes BO
319-548-1565

Ceramic Lighted Christmas Tree

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 8:40 am

For Sale: “18 inch ceramic lighted Christmas tree $15
-319-653-3127

Farm Values Decline 2%

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 6:52 am
State Rep. Larry Marek (D-Riverside) Stock PhotoState Rep. Larry Marek (D-Riverside) Stock Photo

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The average value of an acre of Iowa farm land dropped for the first time in nearly a decade

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Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 6:50 am

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A report from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation indicates up to a quarter of Americans are unbanked

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Jail Food Costs Going Up

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 6:46 am
Washington County Sheriff Jerry DunbarWashington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar

Food costs have been trending up this year. As a result, Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar says it’s getting a little more expensive to feed inmates at the jail.

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Music Therapist to Speak at Learn at Lunch

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 6:44 am
Elisabeth TinnesElisabeth Tinnes

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This month’s learn at lunch is a musical edition.

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State Treasurer: Consider Saving Instead of Spending on Holidays

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 6:42 am

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Iowa’s College Savings Program has a holiday gift suggestion:

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Edna Jones Speaker Series Starts Today

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 6:26 am
Michael ZahsMichael Zahs

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Area residents are invited to learn more about the history of Christmas in Iowa this weekend.

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