Archive for December, 2009

35th Annual Live Christmas Play

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2009 at 6:25 am
A live Nativity scene from Marion Ave. Baptist Church During The 15th Annual Lighted Holiday Parade in Washington (KCII NEWS)A live Nativity scene from Marion Ave. Baptist Church During The 15th Annual Lighted Holiday Parade in Washington (KCII NEWS)

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The Marion Avenue Baptist Church’s 35th annual live animal Christmas Play begins tomorrow.

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CWD Not Found in Iowa Deer

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2009 at 6:22 am
Iowa DNR Stock PhotoIowa DNR Stock Photo

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A disease affecting deer has some Iowans concerned this hunting season.

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Next Generation Farmer’s Retreat

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2009 at 6:18 am

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Many of Iowa’s farmers are reaching retirement age and leaving the business,

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December 10, 2009

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 8:32 am

Birthday Winner – Louetta Green of Crawfordsville

Demon girls scheduled to go to Williamsburg

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 8:13 am

The ninth ranked Washington Demon girls basketball team is scheduled to go on the road tonight to face the Williamsburg Raiders.

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Golden Hawks on the road to face Clippers

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 8:07 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk basketball teams are also scheduled to be in action tonight. The Hawks are suppose to go on the road to play Clear Creek-Amana in a boy girl doubleheader. Mid-Prairie already had to postpone one doubleheader this week, Tuesday’s match up with Wilton was moved to January 21st because of weather.

Demons open conference wrestling season

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 8:06 am

The Washington Demon wrestling squad is scheduled to open their conference dual season hosting Fairfield. Tonight is Parents’ Night. The Demons opened their season with a close loss to Louisa-Muscatine and beat Highland.

Wind Chill Advisory in Effect

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Heavy snowfall has given way to frigid temperatures

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Fire Chief Stressing Heater Safety During Cold Snap

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 6:25 am

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Frigid temperatures have many southeast Iowans donning a space heater to keep warm.

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Washington School Board Rescheduled to Next Week

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 6:20 am

Inclement weather is not only giving students some time off, but also forced Washington School Board members to reschedule last night’s meeting.

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Zoning Opponents Get Organized

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 6:15 am
Kalona resident James Graham (left) is among those who donned pins reading Free County at this Week's board of supervisors meetingKalona resident James Graham (left) is among those who donned pins reading Free County at this Week’s board of supervisors meeting

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Washington County residents who oppose zoning have organized.

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Schmitz Seeks Volunteers for State Commissions

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 5:55 am
State Senator Becky Schmitz (D-Fairfield)State Senator Becky Schmitz (D-Fairfield)

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The Iowa Legislature is looking for various people to serve on the state’s boards and commissions.

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Operation Home Front Still Seeking Donations

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 5:52 am

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The Holiday season is fast approaching and many troops are away from their families.

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Frances E. Yutzy

Posted: Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 at 12:58 pm

Funeral Service for 92 year old Frances E. Yutzy (Yuh-tzee) of Kalona is 10:30 Saturday morning at the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church, rural Kalona.  Burial will be at the Lower Deer Creek Cemetery.   Visitation is at Peterseim Funeral Home Friday from 2 until 7.  A general memorial has been established.

Posted: Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 at 10:45 am

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