Archive for January, 2010

Riverside Power Outage

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 10:09 pm

A power outage in Riverside has left some residents in the dark tonight. Alliant Energy reports 467 customers are without power. Alliant Energy crews are currently working on the situation and outage is expected to be fixed by 2 AM Thursday morning (1/14).

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 9:51 am

Give Away

female cat

319-548-2625

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 9:51 am

Wanted

new to area and wanting household items including beds, furniture and children’s clopthing

family of five looking for place to rent with two large bedrooms

319-653-6145 ask for Laura

Ice Cream Freezer

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 9:48 am

For Sale

Commercial ice cream freezer

319-325-8359

Straw & Hay

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 9:47 am

For Sale

small square bales of straw

large round corn stock bales

small squares of hay

319-530-3902

Living Room set

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 9:45 am

For Sale

Four piece living room wooden set, couch, love seat, chair and foot stool  in good condition , dark stain hard wood finish-$400

319-695-3006 or 641-919-4723

January 13, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 9:42 am

Birthday Winner – Jim Eubanks of Noble

Anniversary Winners – Jeff & Shari Wonnahme

Washington wrestlers win three duals

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 8:05 am

The Demon wrestlers won there three duals at Lone Tree last night. Taking on Lone Tree, English Valley, and Tipton, the Demons went 13-5 on the evening as far as matches.

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Demon boys top Morning Star

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 8:05 am

The Demon boys basketball team was in Benttendorf taking on Morning Star Academy and the Demons won big putting up 90 points.

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Mid-Prairie and Wilton split in Wilton

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 8:03 am

Mid-Prairie split with Wilton in a girl-boy doubleheader.

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Bond set at $100K for Murder Suspect

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:30 am
James Dean Blum, 70 of Washington, is Charged with 2nd Degree Murder in the death of his wife Patrica Blum. (Photo Courtesy of Washington County JailJames Dean Blum, 70 of Washington, is Charged with 2nd Degree Murder in the death of his wife Patrica Blum. (Photo Courtesy of Washington County Jail

A 70 year old Washington man is accused of killing his wife

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Planner Gives Crash Course on Zoning

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:26 am
Gary Lozano with RDG Planning and Design, gives the audience a crash course in zoning (KCII News)Gary Lozano with RDG Planning and Design, gives the audience a crash course in zoning (KCII News)

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Many Washington County residents got a crash course on zoning

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County Approves Contract with Roads Union

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:23 am

Washington County has reached an agreement with the union that represents its secondary roads workers.

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School Board to Discuss 90 Acre Sale

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:21 am

Washington School Board members are considering selling 90 acres of land on the north side of town to the city.

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Rural Think-Tank: Healthcare Reform Needed for Rural Iowans

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:20 am

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A think tank focused on rural America says healthcare reform will be a major asset.

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Heart Health in the New Year

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:14 am

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American Heart Association research shows about two-thirds of people will make good on health promises this year.

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Washington Chamber Celebrating 75 Years

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:02 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 75th anniversary this month.

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Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 10:01 am

Wanted

Computer games for Windows XP

Working VCRs

319-548-1565

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 10:00 am

Wanted

Used or new violins or ukuleles

319-461-8440

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 9:59 am

Wanted

Used chest type freezer approximately 13-14 cubic feet

319-461-6102