Archive for January, 2010

Schnauzer Puppies

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 9:50 am

For Sale

Miniture Schnauzer puppies, shots, Vet checked and groomed

319-461-4887

Oldsmobile Silhouette

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 9:49 am

For Sale

1997 Oldsmobile Silhouette, has 1999 motor in it with 60,000 miles-$2,000 OBO

319-548-1611

Antique Trunk & Roll-Top Desk

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 9:47 am

For Sale

Completely restored antique trunk with oak/black exterior and interior tray-$100 OBO

Oak roll top desk with matching chair, excellent condition-$300 OBO

319-653-6314 or 319-461-0156

Jeff Dunham tickets

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 9:44 am

For Sale

6 tickets to Jeff Dunham live at US Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids on Feb. 25, 2010.  Asking $55 per ticket for concourse seating.

319-461-9689

January 12, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 9:42 am

Birthday Winner – Amanda Smothers of Sigourney

Golden Hawks split with Meskawki Settlement

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 8:19 am

For the second time this season the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks boys basketball team scored 90 as they beat Meskawki Settlement. Mid-Prairie won 93-61 in Wellman.

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Savage girls win and Holm hits 1,000th

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 8:11 am

The Sigourney girls ran away from Montezuma, and in the game had a program first.

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Highland girls over Mepo

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 8:08 am

The Highland girls were hosting Mediapolis and beat the Bullettes 54-44.

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Hundreds Turn Out for Zoning Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 7:21 am

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Hundreds of people packed the Washington County Extension Building last night for a town hall meeting on zoning.

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Grassley Visiting Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 7:13 am

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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley is visiting Kalona this week.

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WEDG: Tax Credits Have Had a Local Impact

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 6:57 am

Iowa lawmakers are examining the state’s tax credit programs during this year’s legislative session.

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Salt Supplies Still Adequate

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 6:57 am

It’s been a snowy winter so far, but most road maintenance entities in Washington County say they’re doing okay on their salt supplies.

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Will Flooding Be a Concern?

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 6:56 am

2009 was one of the wettest years on record for Iowa, and January of this year started with another massive winter storm.

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St. James Hosting Childhood Safety Seminar

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 6:55 am

The St. James Catholic School is promoting families and providing early childhood information.

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Live Health Iowa Challenge

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 6:54 am

Washington County Public Health is encouraging Iowans to take part in this year’s Live Healthy Iowa 100 day Challenge.

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Washington Soil and Water Cons. to Offer Scholarship

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 6:54 am

The Washington Soil and Water Conservation District and the Dean Gerot Family are co-sponsoring the district’s annual scholarship.

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Floyd V. Beachy

Posted: Monday, January 11th, 2010 at 7:14 pm

Funeral Services for 88 year old Floyd V. Beachy of Kalona is at 10:00 Monday (1/18) morning at the Sunnyside Conservative Mennonite Church in Kalona. Burial will follow in the South Gingerich Cemetery in rural Kalona. Visitation will be held Sunday (1/17) from 2-4 and 5-7pm at the Sunnyside Conservative Mennonite Church in Kalona

Potato Bar

Posted: Monday, January 11th, 2010 at 6:17 pm

Dunamis Youth Group from Bethel Mennonite Church will host a Potato Bar on Wednesday, January 20th from 5:00 – 7:30 at Bethel Mennonite Church. Bethel is located 3 miles north of Wayland on W55. Proceeds will benefit the church college fund and Dunamis going to summer Bible Camp. Free will donations will be taken at the door.

Louisa County Izaak Walton League Three Annual Friday Fish Fries

Posted: Monday, January 11th, 2010 at 6:13 pm

Title: Louisa County Izaak Walton League Three Annual Friday Fish Fries
Location: Ikes “New” Clubhouse on County Road X-61 near Wapello
Description: Beat the winter blues with the Louisa County Izaak Walton League at three annual Friday fish fries: Friday, January 15; Friday, February 19 and Friday, March 19. Serving begins at 6:00 pm and costs $9 per person and kids are ½ price.
Date: 2010-01-15

Adult Fellowship Group

Posted: Monday, January 11th, 2010 at 6:01 pm

The United Presbyterian church Adult Fellowship Group will meet Sunday evening at 6:30. The location has been changed to the UP Church fellowship hall.