Archive for January, 2010

Lone Tree sweeps L&M

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 8:15 am

Lone Tree girls got a big win over Louisa-Muscatine in a game that came down to the wire.

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Kalona Family Awaits Word on Adopted Daughter in Florida

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 6:22 am

A Kalona family headed to Florida this week in hopes that their adopted daughter would soon be arriving from Haiti.

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Washington Wal-Mart did not Carry Recalled Cribs

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:58 am

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The Washington Wal-Mart says it did not carry any of the Dorel Asia Cribs that were recalled this week.

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Patterson Asks for More Upfront Committement from Washington Councilors

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:56 am

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press play to hear from Jeremy Patters

A local house moving company wants more up front financial support from the city of Washington on a joint building relocation project.

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Schmitz Supporting Beefed up “Sunshine” Measure

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:54 am

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press play to hear from Becky Schmitz

Fairfield State Senator Becky Schmitz is throwing her support behind a measure

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Washington County Conservation Unveils New Computerized Exhibit

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:50 am

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press play to hear from Washington County Naturalist Pam Holz

There’s a new permanent exhibit at Marr Park.

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January is Radon Action Month

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:44 am

Governor Chet Culver has declared January “Radon Action Month” in Iowa.

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Obesity Countering Bennefits of Less Smoking

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:42 am

Iowans are smoking less over the last 15 years resulting in longer life expectancy. However, according to a recent study in the New England Journal of Medicine, those benefits could be wiped out by the growing obesity rate.

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WCSD To Hold Kindergarten Roundup

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:40 am

The Washington School District’s kindergarten roundup will start next month.

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Shirley Van Egdon

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 8:19 pm
Van Egdon, Shirley A.
January 21, 2010
Celebration of Life : Monday, Jan. 25
10:00 AM Kalona United Methodist Church
302 4th St, Kalona
Burial: Sharon Hill Cemetery, Kalona
Visitation: Sunday, Jan. 24 2-7 Peterseim Funeral Home, Kalona
Memorials in lieu of Flowers:
Kalona United Methodist Youth Activities

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Jimmy D. Litwiller Jr.

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 12:57 pm
Visitation: 2-8 p.m. with family present 4-8 p.m. January 22, 2010 at Powell Funeral Home, Wellman

Funeral Service: 10:30 a.m. January 23, 2010 at Powell Funeral Home, Wellman

Interment: January 23, 2010 at Wellman Cemetery

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January 21, 2010

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:00 am

Birthday Winner – Liam Peterson of Washington

Anniversary Winners – Larry & JoLisa Weidner

Mid-Prairie hosting West Branch tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 8:18 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks look to get back on track tonight as the boys basketball team hosts the team that gave them their first conference loss of the season.

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Demon wrestlers putting on Helping Take Down Cancer

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 8:16 am

The Washington Demon wrestlers will have something similar coming up on Tuesday. The Demons will host Van Buren and Fairfield.

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Libe fifth at UNI

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 8:15 am

A former Washington Demon fared well in his first indoor track meet of the college indoor track and field season.

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Three Washington Men Handed Federal Prison Terms

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 6:00 am

Three Washington men have been handed federal prison terms.

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Power Outage Safety

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 5:58 am

As an ice storm blankets a large portion of Iowa this week, the Iowa Department of Public Health is urging residents to be prepared should power outages occur.

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Washington County Partners With Census Bureau

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 5:56 am

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Press play to hear from the US Census Bureau’s Abbie Anderson

Washington County is teaming up with the federal government to get the word out about this year’s census.

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Washington Councilors Move Closer to new “Junk” Ordinance

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 5:52 am


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press play to hear from City Councilor Mike Roth

Washington City Councilors are one step closer to adopting a revised junk and junk vehicle ordinance.

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WCSD Reports Success with Read 180

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 5:50 am

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press play to hear from Heather Greiner
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press play to hear from Misty Goodwin

The Washington School District is reporting improved proficiency after their first year using the Read 180 program.

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