Archive for February, 2010

Demon boys begin post season play

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 8:12 am

The Demon boys open their post season tonight hosting Keokuk.

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Columbus’ Noble wins state title

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 8:06 am

At the state wrestling tournament three area wrestlers were competing for state titles and one brought it home.

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Snow All but Over

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 6:02 am

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Southeast Iowans are digging out after winter storm brought heavy snowfall to the area yesterday and during the overnight hours.

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Marek: Legislature Will Likely Dip into “Rainy Day Funds”

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 6:00 am

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State Rep. Larry Marek, and State Sen. Becky Schmitz at this weekend’s legislative briefing.
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press play to hear from State Rep. Larry Marek

A southeast Iowa state lawmaker says the legislature will likely need to dip into reserve funds to balance the upcoming fiscal year’s budget.

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Amendment May Prevent Empowerment Shift

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 5:58 am

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the audience at this weekend’s legislative briefing
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press play to hear from Sen. Becky Schmitz

It appears that Empowerment programs in Iowa will not be moved from the state department of management to the department of education.

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WCSD Food Service Director: “Let’s Move” is Right on

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 5:56 am

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press play to hear from Yota Giardino

The Food Service Director at the Washington School District says first Lady Michelle Obama has the right idea with her “Let’s Move” campaign.

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Consultant to Lay Out Plans for New 911 Center

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 5:54 am

Washington County’s E911 Services and Communications Boards this week are slated to get an update from a consultant hired to find a new home the communications center.

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Land Use on the Docket for Supervisors

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 5:52 am

Land use issues are on the docket this week for Washington County Supervisors.

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Second Annual Kalona Spring Home Show

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 5:50 am

Area residents will have the opportunity to check out many vendors dealing with home construction and home supplies.

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Kalona Days Seeking Volunteers

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2010 at 5:48 am

The Annual Kalona Day is just right around the corner, and event coordinators are in need of volunteers

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UPDATE: Winter Storm Warning Downgraded

Posted: Sunday, February 21st, 2010 at 5:10 pm

The National Weather service has downgraded a Winter Storm Warning to a Winter Weather Advisory.

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February 21, 2010

Posted: Sunday, February 21st, 2010 at 7:30 am

Birthday winner — Edward Moeller of Washington

Anniversary winner — Ann and Ken Luckey

Up to 10 Inches of Snow Possible

Posted: Sunday, February 21st, 2010 at 6:00 am

More snow is in store for Southeast Iowa. 

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Reserve Funds Needed to Balance State Budget

Posted: Sunday, February 21st, 2010 at 5:58 am

It appears as if state government in Iowa will have to dip into reserve funds to balance next year’s budget.

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Land Use Issues on Docket for Supervisors

Posted: Sunday, February 21st, 2010 at 5:56 am

Land use issues are on the docket this week for Washington County Supervisors.

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Second Annual Kalona Spring Home Show

Posted: Sunday, February 21st, 2010 at 5:54 am

Area residents will have the opportunity to check out many vendors dealing with home construction and home supplies.

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Three wrestling for state titles

Posted: Saturday, February 20th, 2010 at 10:04 am

At the state wrestling tournament, three area wrestlers will be in state championship matches.

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Demons face Keokuk tonight in regional semifinals

Posted: Saturday, February 20th, 2010 at 10:02 am

The Washington Demons continue post season play tonight as they head to Mount Pleasant to face Keokuk.

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Highland, Sigourney eliminated in regional semifinals

Posted: Saturday, February 20th, 2010 at 10:01 am

In girls basketball, Class 1A and 2A had regional semifinals games last night which is two games away from the state tournament.

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Two Face Manslaughter Charges in the Death of an Ainsworth Woman

Posted: Saturday, February 20th, 2010 at 6:02 am

Two people are charged with involuntary manslaughter in the 2008 death of an Ainsworth woman.

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