Archive for February, 2010

House Moving…A Spectator Sport

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2010 at 5:59 am

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House moving is a spectator sport for Washington residents.

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Washington Residents Air Complaints about Snow Plows

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2010 at 5:58 am

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At least a couple of Washington residents are unhappy with the city’s snow removal.

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City to take Comments on Sitler Drive Relocation

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2010 at 5:56 am


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The city of Washington’s Planning and Zoning Commission is seeking public input on the proposed relocation of Sitler Drive.

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Washington BOS Chair: Property Taxes Can’t Fully Support Ambulance Service

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2010 at 5:52 am

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The Chair of the Washington County Board of Supervisors says property taxpayers are unfairly burdened with the cost of ambulance service.

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Crops Still Standing From a Wet Fall

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2010 at 5:50 am

All the snow has many farmers anxious about what planting conditions will be like in the spring. Gene Mohling with the ISU Extension Service says it’s also causing problems for producers who couldn’t get all their crops out in the fall.

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Appliance Rebates Start Next Month

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2010 at 5:46 am

Iowa residents will have the opportunity to reserve rebate funds on new energy efficient appliances starting March first.

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Local Businesses Awarded Grants

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2010 at 5:45 am

Ten local small business owners are receiving funding for participating in a workshop presented by the Keokuk County Extension and the Indian Hills Community College.

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TV to give away

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 9:51 am

Give Away
27 inch Zenith analog TV
319-548-1531

Dog Crate

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 9:50 am

For Sale
Large dog crate-$30
319-330-1913

Hot Tub

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 9:47 am

For Sale

6 person hot tub-$1500

319-461-9988

Cockatiel

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 9:44 am

For Sale

Female cockatiel with cage-$125 OBO

319-548-2801

Propane tank & Truck

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 9:39 am

For Sale

500lb propane tank, still has some propane in it-$700

1977 One ton truck-$2,000

319-461-6596

Full size baby crib

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 9:35 am

For Sale

Large regular size baby bed

319-653-4059

Twin Beds & Desk

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 9:34 am

For Sale

Twin bed set-$15

Computer desk, good condition-$15 OBO

319-548-1565

Clothes Dryer

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 9:32 am

For Sale

Maytag dryer-$50 OBO

319-698-2722

Evinrude Motor

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 9:31 am

For Sale

2004 Evinrude 150 HP Direct Injection Outboard -MOTOR ONLY, long shaft to fit a 20″ transom, includes motor and oil tank.  Does Not include controls, cables or prop, very good condition and well cared for

319-653-5380, leave message

Mills Building Continues to Inch Forward

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 8:38 am

February 24, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 8:36 am

Birthday Winner – Deb Hannen of Iowa City

Lost Cat

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 8:32 am

Lost

Orange tabby cat, male, nuetered, near the 4th ave bar

319-461-1455

Semi Truck

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 at 8:31 am

For Sale

1997 Semi truck-$30,000

319-591-9057