Archive for April, 2010

Iowa River Cleanup Planned in Louisa Co.

Posted: Thursday, April 8th, 2010 at 6:43 am

The Louisa County Conservation Board is partnering with AmeriCorps to host an Earth Day clean up project on the Iowa River.

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Angel Food Orders Due Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, April 8th, 2010 at 6:42 am

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Orders for the Brighton chapter of the Angel Food Ministries project are due tomorrow.

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Wet Weather Cancels Marr Park Prairie Burn

Posted: Thursday, April 8th, 2010 at 6:26 am

The Washington County Conservation Board’s Night Prairie Burn at Marr Park yesterday had to be canceled due to wet and windy conditions.

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April 7, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 10:55 am

Birthday Winner – Erin Drahota of Washington

Dennis W. Miller

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 9:34 am

Funeral Services for 70 year old Dennis W. “Denny” Miller of Keota will be held Saturday morning at 10:30 at the the First Assembly of God Church in Washington. Burial will be at the Tyrone Cemetery in rural Keota. Visitation will begin Friday noon at the First Assembly of God Church. Family visitation will be from 6-8 Friday evening. A memorial has been established for the First Assembly of God Church or the Hospice of Washington County.

April 6, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 8:31 am

Birthday Winner – Verna Spangler of Washington

Anniversary Winners – Mike & Susan Weber of  Harper

Demon boys second at Williamsburg, Demon girls fourth

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 8:11 am

The Demon boys took second at the Williamsburg track meet last night.

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IMS win soccer opener, Demons drop theirs to #1

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 8:07 am

IMS soccer team opened their season with a shutout win over Danville.

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April 7, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 8:04 am

Birthday Winner – Erin Drahota, Washington
No Anniversary Winner

Keith E. Yoder

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 7:54 am

Celebration of life service for 85 year old Keith E. Yoder of rural Kalona is at 1:30 tomorrow (4/8) afternoon at Wellman Mennonite Church. Burial is at Wellman Mennonite Cemetery. Visitation is from 2-8 PM today (4/7) at Yoder Powell Funeral Home in Kalona. Memorials can be made to Iowa Mennonite School or the American Diabetes Association.

Statewide Tornado Drill Slated for 10:00 this Morning

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 7:24 am

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press play to hear from Washington/Keokuk Co. Emergency Management Coordinator Larry Smith

Sirens will sound across Iowa this morning as part of a statewide tornado drill.

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WPD Chief Comments on Police Role During Severe WX

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 7:21 am

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press play to hear from WPD Chief Greg Goodman

Severe weather can pose not only a threat to people, but also to infrastructure such as roads, sidewalks and homes.

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Lovetinsky Honored by Supervisors

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 7:15 am

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press play to hear part of the 911 call that prompted Lovetinsky to be named Iowa’s 911 Telecommunicator of the year.

Washington County Supervisors are tipping their hats to the Communications Center’s Sandra Lovetinsky.

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Washington Council Slated to Pass Budget

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 7:02 am

Washington City Councilors tonight are expected to approve next fiscal year’s budget.

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Two Washington Men Convicted in “Mudrunning” Incident

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 6:50 am

Two Washington men have been convicted of criminal mischief in connection with a “mudrunning” incident last month.

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M-P Awarded Grants for Foreign Language Programs

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 6:46 am

The Mid-Prairie School District has received two grants for their Foreign Language Assistance Program.

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Brighton Farmer Wins Monsanto’s “America’s Farmers Grow Communities” Grant

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 6:45 am

A local farmer is being recognized for winning Monsanto’s America’s Farmers Grow Communities Project.

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Nature Camps Offered by LCCB

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 6:42 am

The Louisa County Conservation Board is hosting several summer camps this year.

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Virginia D. Lindeen

Posted: Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 at 12:28 pm

Funeral services for 92 year old Virginia D. Lindeen of Winfield, formerly of Swedesburg, are Friday (4/9) afternoon at 2:00 at the Swedesburg Evangelical Lutheran Church. Interment will follow at the Swedesburg Church Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday (4/8) from 2-6 PM at the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield. Memorials are for the Swedish Museum and the Swedesburg Church Cemetery Fund.

April 6, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 at 8:01 am

Birthday Winner – Verna Spangler, Washington
Anniversary Winner – Mike and Susan Weber, Harper