Archive for January, 2010

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

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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

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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

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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

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

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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).

Chamber’s 75th Anniversary

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 2:36 pm

Title: Chamber’s 75th Anniversary
Location: Chamber Building
Description: Come join the Chamber, Main Street, and WEDG as they celebrate the Chamber’s 75th Anniversary and show off their Chamber building. They will have food and beverages. All Chamber Members and their employees are welcome to attend, on Tuesday January 19th, from 5 to 7pm.
Date: 2010-01-19

Soup Luncheon and Dinner fund-raiser

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 2:35 pm

Title: Soup Luncheon and Dinner fund-raiser
Location: United Presbyterian Church in Washington
Description: The Washington Area Habitat for Humanity will be having a Soup Luncheon and Dinner fund-raiser coming up on Tuesday, January 26th. It will be held at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington with lunch serving from 11am – 1pm and dinner from 4:30 – 7:00pm. Carry-out will also be available. A free-will donation will be accepted and all proceeds will go to help support your local Washington Area Habitat for Humanity.
Date: 2010-01-26

Soup Luncheon and Dinner fund-raiser

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 2:34 pm

Title: Soup Luncheon and Dinner fund-raiser
Location: United Presbyterian Church in Washington
Description: The Washington Area Habitat for Humanity will be having a Soup Luncheon and Dinner fund-raiser coming up on Tuesday, January 26th. It will be held at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington with lunch serving from 11am – 1pm and dinner from 4:30 – 7:00pm. Carry-out will also be available. A free-will donation will be accepted and all proceeds will go to help support your local Washington Area Habitat for Humanity.
Date: 2010-01-13

Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 2:33 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Location: Brighton Community Building/City Hall
Description: Brighton Community is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Thursday January 28th from 3 to 6:30pm at the Brighton Community Building/City Hall in Brighton. For more information call Sheryl at 319-694-2821. Walk-ins welcome.
Date: 2010-01-28

Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 2:27 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Location: Highland High School
Description: Highland High School is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Thursday January 28th from 7:30am to 12:00pm at the Highland High School in the gym in Riverside. For more information call Jennifer at 319-648-2891. Walk-ins welcome.
Date: 2010-01-28

Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 2:26 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Location: Ainsworth Community Church
Description: Ainsworth Community, sponsored by Sacha Club is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Monday February 1st from 3 to 8 pm in the Ainsworth Community Church in Ainsworth. For more information call Kathi at 319-657-2387. Walk-ins welcome.
Date: 2010-02-01

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