Archive for February, 2010

IMS holds off Demon boys

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 9:16 am

The Washington Demon boys basketball team played host to third ranked IMS on Saturday, and it turned out to be a typical Demon-IMS game.

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IMS holds off Demon boys

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 9:09 am

The Washington Demon boys basketball team played host to third ranked IMS on Saturday, and it turned out to be a typical Demon-IMS game.

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Golden Hawks have Mount Pleasant in Wellman

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 8:29 am

Mid-Prairie will be feeling like they’re playing in the Southeast Conference. Both the boys and girls basketball teams have played Fairfield, in fact the boys played last Monday.

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Demon girls take on Greyhounds tonight

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 8:22 am

The Washington Demon girls will have their last home game of the regular season tonight when they host Burlington.

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Louisa Co. Crash Kills 4, Injures 1

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 6:50 am

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According to the Iowa State Patrol, the crash occurred 3/4 of a mile north of Columbus Jct. on Highway 70

A head on Crash near Columbus Junction this weekend killed four and injured one.

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Zoning Ordinance up for First Reading

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 6:48 am

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A proposed zoning ordinance for Washington County is up for first reading this week.

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Winter Weather Continues for SE Iowa

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 6:47 am

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Most of Southeast Iowa is under a winter storm advisory this morning as snow continues to blanket the area.

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Marek: Texting Ban Will Likely Pass

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 6:45 am

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It will likely be illegal to send a text message while driving in Iowa after this year’s legislative session.

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Bio-diesel Makers Still Waiting on Blender’s Credit

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 6:44 am

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The manager of a local bio-diesel plant is happy about recently introduced renewable fuel standards, but wants lawmakers to also be making headway on what’s call the “blenders” tax credit

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Attorney Wants to Remodel Office

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 6:39 am

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The Washington County Attorney wants to renovate her office.

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Lt. Governor Cancels Washington Visit Due to Weather

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 6:21 am

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Lt. Governor Patty Judge had planned to be in Washington today, but had to cancel due to the weather. Her office says they’ve yet to reschedule

IWD Opening New Washington Office

Posted: Monday, February 8th, 2010 at 6:19 am

The Washington Work Force Center is moving into a new location.

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Arthur Leinen

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2010 at 10:08 pm

Funeral Mass for 86 year old Art Leinen (LINE-en) of Keota will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 13, 2010, at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota. Burial will be at Holy Trinity Cemeteries – St. Elizabeth Cemetery in Harper. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 12, 2010, at Powell Funeral Home in Keota, where there will be a wake service at 5:00 p.m., followed by a K.C. Rosary. Memorials have been established to Windthorst Council #1457 Knights of Columbus or Holy Trinity Parish in Art’s name.

Joseph Hershberger

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2010 at 4:52 pm

Funeral Service for 101 year old Joseph Hershberger of Kalona are 9:30 am Tuesday (2/10) at the Paul Beachy residence at 1069 Maple Ave, Kalona.  Burial will be in the East Union Cemetery.  Visitation will be at the Paul Beachy residence tomorrow (2/9) starting at 10:00 am.    Memorials are for Washington County Hospice.

Inez Marie Loomis

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2010 at 12:04 pm

Funeral services for 100 year old Inez Marie Loomis of Washington will be held at 1:30 pm Tuesday (2/9) at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington.  Burial will take place at the Friends Cemetery in Richland. Visitation will be from 9-10:30 am Tuesday (2/9) at the funeral home with family receiving friends after the service.  A memorial has been established to the Washington United Methodist Church or the Washington Public Library.

February 7, 2010

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2010 at 7:30 am

Birthday winner — Victoria Hunt

Anniversary winner — Jason & Kelly Dempsey, 7 years

Board of Supervisors

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2010 at 5:30 am

A proposed zoning ordinance for Washington County is up for first reading this week.

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Moving Iowa Forward Tour

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2010 at 5:25 am

Lt. Governor Patty Judge will be in Washington Monday for the Moving Iowa Forward Tour.

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School Snow Days

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2010 at 5:17 am

The Washington School District has had nearly a week’s worth of time off due to this school year’s unusually harsh winter.

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Work Force Center Open House

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2010 at 5:15 am

The Washington Work Force Center is moving into a new location.

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