Archive for February, 2010

Demon girls add Marion to schedule

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 8:18 am

The Washington Demon girls basketball team has been unable to make up two games lost because of weather, so they’ve added a game against a ranked team to their schedule.

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Economics Seen as Underlying Issue in Zoning Debate

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 6:00 am

(Left: The crowd at last night’s meeting. Right: supervisors)
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Around 150 people turned out last night for a public hearing on the proposed zoning ordinance for Washington County.

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Marek: Prevailing Wage Measure Likely Won’t Pass House

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 5:58 am
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The issue of prevailing wages has again surfaced in the Iowa Legislature.

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Lt. Governor Washington Visit Rescheduled

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 5:56 am

Iowa Lt. Governor Patty Judge is visiting Washington today.

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Flags to Fly at Half-Staff to Honor Fallen Iowa Soldier

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 5:54 am

Governor Chet Culver has ordered all flags at half-staff Friday to honor a fallen soldier from Iowa.

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Ohio Company Bringing Jobs to SE Iowa

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 5:50 am

A business out of Ohio will be opening a new packaging facility creating 75 jobs for Southeast Iowa.

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RSV on the Rise

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 5:49 am

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Influenza and H1N1 aren’t the only viruses on the rise during this flu season.

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Two Opera Performances Coming to Washington

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 5:46 am

Two opera productions are coming to Washington this month. The Des Moines Metro Opera is putting on the shows in partnership with the Washington Community Theatre. The Metro Opera’s Michael Egel says the first show, Hansel and Gretel, is geared towards a younger audience. The second production is The Barber of Seville. Egel says almost everyone should be familiar with it. He says Warner Brothers used music from the show in a Bug’s Bunny cartoon in the 1950’s. Hansel and Gretel runs February 18 and 19. The Barber of Seville is February 26 and 27. Show times are at 7:00 PM. Adult tickets are 15-dollars.

Giveaway – Dryer

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 10:46 am

Electric dryer

319-653-5679

Wanted- Bumper guard for crib

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 10:45 am

bumper guards for a crib

319-653-5037

Car trailer

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 10:04 am

14 foot car trailer $4000

319-461-3848

Four twin size mattress and box springs

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 10:00 am

Four twin size mattress and two twin box springs best offer

319-548-1565

Cadillac and Pizza warmer

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 9:47 am

91 Cadillac 4 door $400

Pizza warmer with 4 trays $200

319-936-6218

Four wheeler and burn torch rod

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 9:40 am

2008 Yamaha Grizzly 700, 4 wheeler, like new condition, used very little, Camo colored, fuel injected, automatic asking $7500.

Also have a Burn Rod Torch, comes with an extension for up to 5 torches, and 2 bundles of burn rods.

319-461-2013

Snow thrower and tires

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 9:38 am

-Snow thrower heavy duty electric start $800

-Tires

319-930-8577

Snowmobile

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 9:33 am

2006 Arctic Cat Sabercat 500 snowmobile for sale, 860 miles, black in color, very nice looking sled and very well maintained. located in Winfield asking $3700

319-931-2170

Brown couch

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 9:22 am

Brown fabric couch, has 2 built-in recliners and a fold down table $100

863-3414

Desk and chair

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 9:18 am

Beautiful oak desk and chair.

319-461-0156

Rough Rider tickets

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 9:17 am

Six Cedar Rapids Rough Riders tickets to any home game left. $70.

641-919-4271

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 at 8:02 am

Birthday Winner – Crystal Fanatia, 31, Washington