Archive for January, 2010

NEWS UPDATE – Old 92 Reopens

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:19 am
Crews assess the situation at the overpass on old 92, just outside Washington on Thursday January 14, 2009. This tractor trailer was too tall to fit under the overpass (KCII NEWS)Crews assess the situation at the overpass on old 92, just outside Washington on Thursday January 14, 2009. This tractor trailer was too tall to fit under the overpass (KCII NEWS)

A traffic accident on old Highway 92 completely blocked traffic for almost two hours this morning. The Washington County Communications Center says a tractor trailer was too tall to fit under the overpass near Walker Livestock near Washington and smashed into the structure. The roadway was closed from about 8:30 until approximately 11:00 am.

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:18 am

Wanted

4 bee hives in good shape

319-646-2594

Yellow Lab

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:17 am

For Sale

Registered male yellow lab pup

319-256-3041 or 319-430-6819

Trucks

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:16 am

For Sale

2 trucks, 1972 C10 truck that runs and a 1969 C10 for parts-$1000 cash OBO or trade for a 4×4 hunting truck

319-936-3119

Dodge Intrepid

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:13 am

For Sale

1993 Dodge Intrepid-$500 OBO

319-548-2640

Antique Clock & Lamps

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:12 am

For Sale

Antique clock and 2 antique lamps

319-653-3010

Desk

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:11 am

For Sale

Walnut (old) office desk, 50″ x 32″-$175 OBO

319-461-0404

Lay Z Boy & Entertainment Center

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:10 am

For Sale

Lay Z Boy Rocker/Recliner, like new condition, brown-$150

Entertainment center, great condition, fits 32″ TV, hidden storage, glass door with adjustable shelves-$100 OBO

319-653-5287 leave message for call after 5pm

Dirt Bike & 4-Wheeler

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:08 am

For Sale

2008 110 sunL Dirt bike-$400

2006 110 Kazuma Falcom 4-wheeler-$600

319-461-3710

January 14, 2010

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:05 am

Birthday Winner – Danielle Glaspie of Brighton

Anniversary Winners – Steve & Mary Ann Greiner of Washington

Demon wrestlers head to Mount Pleasant tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 8:01 am

The Demon wrestlers go on the road tonight to face Mount Pleasant in only the Demons second conference dual.

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Demon girls host Central Lee

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 8:00 am

The 13th ranked Demon girls basketball team hosts Central Lee tonight.

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Grassley Takes Questions on Healthcare, Cap and Trade and Government Spending

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:47 am
U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-New Hartford) jots down notes from one of the hundreds in attendance at the town hall meeting in Kalona (1/13/10) - KCII NEWSU.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-New Hartford) jots down notes from one of the hundreds in attendance at the town hall meeting in Kalona (1/13/10) – KCII NEWS

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Grassley on Health Care

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One Cap and Trade

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Government Spending

Healthcare legislation, cap and trade and government spending are some of the biggest concerns area residents are expressing to U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley.

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Ternus Proposes Fee Hikes For Underfunded Court System

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:40 am

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Iowa Supreme Court Justice Marsha Ternus imploring lawmakers to hold the line on funding for the state’s court system.

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School Board Continues 90 Acres Sale Discussions

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:30 am

Washington School Board members want a few assurances if and when they decide to sell a 90 acre parcel of land on the north side of town

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Switch Gear Leaves Riverside in the Dark

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:27 am

A burned up switch gear is being blamed for a power outage that left hundreds of Riverside residents without power yesterday.

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Lovetinsky Celebrates 20 Years Taking 911 Calls

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:26 am
Sandra Lovetinsky has been taking 911 calls for 20 years (1/13/10) - KCII NEWSSandra Lovetinsky has been taking 911 calls for 20 years (1/13/10) – KCII NEWS

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A 911 communications specialist in Washington County is celebrating a professional milestone.

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Schmitz Wants to Hear from Constituents During Session

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:23 am
State Senator Becky Schmitz (D-Fairfield)State Senator Becky Schmitz (D-Fairfield)

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State Senator Becky Schmitz is encouraging her constituents to keep in touch with her while she’s at the legislative session.

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Annie’s Project: For the Farming Woman

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:20 am

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More and more women today are becoming involved in farming.

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Riverside Native Graduates from Air Force Training

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:17 am

A former Highland Husky has graduated from Air Force basic training.

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