Archive for April, 2010

April 20, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 10:50 am

Birthday Winner – Heather Hora of Washington

Karen Van Osdol

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 9:17 am

Funeral services for 41 year old Karen Van Osdol of Washington are at 10:30 Saturday (4/24) morning at St. James Catholic Church in Washington. Burial is at Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation begins at 2:00 Friday (4/23) afternoon at First Christian Church in Washington. Family visitation is from 4-8 Friday night. A memorial has been established for the Washington County Relay for Life.

Golden Hawks hosting Mid-Prairie Relays

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 8:10 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks will be hosting the Mid-Prairie Relays today.

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Mid-Prairie boys win in golf triangular

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 8:09 am

In golf the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks won a triangular at home yesterday, beating Regina and Clear Creek-Amana.

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Demon boys golf team at Fort Madison for quadrangular

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 8:08 am

The Demon boys golf team heads to Fort Madison this evening.

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Demon soccer teams play Keokuk today

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 8:07 am

The Demon soccer teams face Keokuk today.

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Loebsack Fires Back at Fox News Commentator

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 7:25 am
Congressman Dave Loebsack (D-Iowa 2nd District)Congressman Dave Loebsack (D-Iowa 2nd District)

Eastern Iowa’s Congressman is firing back at a Fox News commentator who called flood recovery funds “government waste.”

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CSA Season is Approaching

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 7:21 am
Sherry Sass picks the dirt off a a table onion in her garden near Riverside (KCII NEWS)
Maury Sass Stands beside one of the gardens at his farm. (KCII NEWS)
Chickens that provide the coveted brown eggs the Sass Farm is known for (KCII NEWS)
The Sass Farm also incorporates agri-tourism. These decorations were made with gourds grown on the farm (KCII NEWS)

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The distance food travels from the farm to the dinner table is getting shorter, thanks in part to community supported agriculture, or CSA.

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New Library Among Washington Projects Honored by Main Street

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 6:44 am
The Washington Public LibraryThe Washington Public Library

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Four projects in Washington are being honored by Main Street Iowa.

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WCSD Expected to Finalize Sale of 90 Acres

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 6:41 am

Washington School Board members this week are expected to finalize the sale of the 90 Acres property to the city.

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KC STARR To Hold Town Hall on Teen Drinking

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Keokuk County Schools Tactics for Alcohol Abuse Reduction or the KC STARR group is sponsoring a town hall meeting on the topic of teenage alcohol consumption.

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WACO Kindergarten Roundup

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 6:25 am

WACO Elementary is having two kindergarten round up meetings this week.

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Preschool Parent Orientation at WACO

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Waco Elementary School is having a parent orientation session for parents of 2010-2011 preschool students.

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Wanted-junk vehicles & BB gun

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 2:51 pm

Wanted

junk vehicles

BB or pellet gun

641-660-7128

Wanted-Umbrella Stroller

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 2:49 pm

Wanted

Umbrella strollers in good condition

319-325-4946

House for Rent

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 2:48 pm

For Rent

Completely remodeled 2 story, 3 bed, 2 bath house near Stewart school, custom trim & cabinets, single car garage, references & depost required-$850

319-653-8151

Patio Umbrella

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 2:45 pm

For Sale

10 foot patio umbrella, dark green-$50

319-863-9403

Jet Ski

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 2:44 pm

For Sale

1994 Kawasaki 650 Tandem Sport Jet Ski, runs great, includes trailor & cover-$1800 oBO

319-863-3414, leave message

Lift Chair

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 2:42 pm

For Sale

Men’s lift chari, tan, less than a year old-$400 OBO

319-694-2245

Parts Vehicle

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 2:41 pm

For Sale

Whole parts vehicle, 1989 Suburban 4×4, bad body, needs starter-$400 cash or trade for small truck

319-936-3956