Archive for March, 2010

Washington District Judge nominated for Iowa Court of Appeals

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 8:21 am

A Washington District Judge has been nominated for a position on the Iowa Court of Appeals.

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Sigourney’s Abrahamson has potential Drake qualifying jump

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 8:09 am

The Sigourney boys track and field team got their outdoor season started competing at Pekin.

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Hitting facility helping Demons in off season

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 8:03 am

The Washington Demon baseball and softball teams are anticipating a strong plate presence this upcoming season thanks to a new hitting facility.

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WHS Dropout Rate Down Slightly

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 6:00 am

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The Washington High School’s dropout rate has eased slightly from about 1.6 percent last year, to 1.4 percent.

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Power Shutoff Moratorium Ends Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 5:58 am

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The moratorium on power shutoffs ends tomorrow.

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Supervisors Establish Zoning Admin. Hiring Process

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 5:56 am

Washington County Supervisors have laid out how they plan to hire a zoning administrator.

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ISU Extension Urges Caution during Planting Season

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 5:54 am

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As tractors, and other farm equipment begins to emerge for the spring planting season,

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Dust Control Permit Deadline is April 30th

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 5:52 am

Washington County residents have until the end of April to get a dust control permit.

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High Tunnel/Low Heat Greenhouse Workshop

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 5:02 am

Green thumbs in southeast Iowa are invited to learn tips and information about high tunnel/low heat greenhouses at a workshop at the Maharishi University of Management Organic Farms greenhouse.

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National Start Walking Day in Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 5:01 am

It’s time to get your walking shoes ready next week for National Start Walking Day in Iowa on Wednesday, April 7th.

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WSWCD Monthly Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at 5:00 am

The Washington Soil & Water Conservation District will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the NRCS building.

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High Tunnel/Low Heat Greenhouse Workshop

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 9:45 pm

Title: High Tunnel/Low Heat Greenhouse Workshop
Location: Maharishi University of Management Organic Farms greenhouse
Description: There will be a free at the Maharishi University of Management Organic Farms greenhouse on April 10 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Date: 2010-04-10

The Apple Tree Play

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 9:44 pm

Title: The Apple Tree Play
Location: Mid-Prairie
Description: Mid-Prairie drama and music departments present The Apple Tree by Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, on Friday, April 30th and Saturday, May 1st.
Date: 2010-05-01

The Apple Tree Play

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 9:43 pm

Title: The Apple Tree Play
Location: Mid-Prairie
Description: Mid-Prairie drama and music departments present The Apple Tree by Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, on Friday, April 30th and Saturday, May 1st.
Date: 2010-04-30

Give Away-Fish tanks & Accessories

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 4:39 pm

Give Away
2 fish tanks on a stand with accessories
319-591-0920

Wanted-Moped

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 4:36 pm

Wanted
Good used moped
319-461-8229

Wanted-fencing

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 4:34 pm

Wanted
Looking for fencing, wood, chain link, etc
319-548-1565

Wanted-Farm sink

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 4:33 pm

Wanted
Old white farm sink, apron front, any condition
319-750-3220

Wanted-Babysitting

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 4:31 pm

Wanted
Looking for kids to babysit
319-471-6235

Wanted-Swing set

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 4:30 pm

Wanted
Swing set
319-653-6125 or 319-863-3302