Archive for February, 2010

Saber Cat Snowmobile

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 9:28 am

For Sale

2006 Arctic Cat Saber Cat 500 snowmobile, 860 miles, black, very nice looking sled and very well maintained, located in Winfield-$3700

319-931-2170

Couch

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 9:26 am

For  Sale

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

863-3414

Oak Desk and Chair

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 9:24 am

For Sale

Beautiful oak desk and chair

319-461-0156

Cedar Rapids Rough Rider Tickets

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 9:23 am

For Sale

Six Cedar Rapids Rough Rider tickets to any home game left-$70

641-919-4271

Skid Loader Tires

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 9:18 am

For Sale

Skid loader tires on rims, hold air fine, 10 X 16.5 size, excellent contractor or farmer spares, solves down time problems-$100 each

319-461-1610

February 11, 2010

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 9:15 am

Birthday Winner – Renee O’Neal of Washington

Anniversary Winners – Bill & Mary Hennigan of Washington

Cleda Geneo

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 9:15 am

Funeral Services for 96 year old Cleda Geneo of Sigourney are at 2:00 tomorrow (2/12) at Sigourney Christian Church. Burial is in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Visitations from noon until service time at the church. Memorials have been established to the church.

February 10, 2010

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 9:10 am

Birthday Winner – Crystal Fanatia of Washington

Assumption beats Demon wrestlers at Wilton

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 8:24 am

The Washington Demon wrestlers ran into a very strong Davenport Assumption squad at the team Regional Dual Championships last night.

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Class 1A girls basketball playoffs begin

Posted: Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 8:21 am

In basketball, the postseason begins tonight for area 1A girls teams.

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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

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(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

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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

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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

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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