Archive for January, 2010

Demons head to Fairfield tonight

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 8:16 am

The Washington Demon boys and girls head to Fairfield tonight to face the Trojans where they will also be having their Coaches vs. Cancer night.

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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
An example of one of the models of cribs voluntarily recalled by the Dorel (Courtesy of the Consumer Product Safety Commission)An example of one of the models of cribs voluntarily recalled by the Dorel (Courtesy of the Consumer Product Safety Commission)

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
Jeremy Patterson chats with Mayor Sandra Johnson after the Wednesday November 16 2009 Council Meeting (KCII NEWS)Jeremy Patterson chats with Mayor Sandra Johnson after the Wednesday November 16 2009 Council Meeting (KCII NEWS)

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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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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
Photo caption:  The finished exhibit.  Annalisa Holz, daughter of county employee Pamela Holz, and Kyleigh Dolan, daughter of county employee Kathy Dolan, check out the new display.  (Courtesy of Washington County Conservation)Photo caption: The finished exhibit. Annalisa Holz, daughter of county employee Pamela Holz, and Kyleigh Dolan, daughter of county employee Kathy Dolan, check out the new display. (Courtesy of Washington County Conservation)

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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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Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:09 am

Wanted

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Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:06 am

WANTED

Lift Chair

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Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:05 am

WANTED

Bunk Beds

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Pool Table

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:04 am

For Sale

 Antique pool table, oak-$100 OBO

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Lard

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:03 am

For Sale

Lard

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Ford Truck

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:02 am

For Sale

1976 Ford 4WD truck, new motor, good tires, needs muffler & battery-$900

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Hospital Bed

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

For Sale

Hospital bed

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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