Archive for April, 2010

CCCC Finishes Shepherd’s Inn

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 6:53 am
Construction is complete at Shepherd’s Inn has and the facility is open for use.    (Photo Submitted)Construction is complete at Shepherd’s Inn has and the facility is open for use. (Photo Submitted)

A dedication is set to take place at Crooked Creek Christian Camp in honor of their newest facility and 30 years of ministry.

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KHS Reunion

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 6:50 am

The Kalona Alumni Association is honoring its last graduating class and celebrating its 50th graduation anniversary.

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April 25, 2010

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 7:30 am

Birthday winner — Ray Kelly, 60 years of Washington

Anniversary winner — Steve and Rhonda Hahn, 29 years of Keota

New Washington Supt. To Visit

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Members of the Washington community are invited to meet the school district’s new Superintendent tomorrow.

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Washington JH to Hold Parent Teacher Conferences

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 5:58 am

The Washington Junior High has parent teacher conferences this week.

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Highland to Honor Student Athletes

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 5:56 am

Highland High School is honoring its student athletes.

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WACO Graduation Ceremony Set

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 5:54 am

Details have been set for the WACO Community High School’s graduation ceremony.

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Slight Risk of Severe Weather Today

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:31 am

There is a slight risk for severe weather today.

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Supervisors to Discuss Supporting Wind Farm

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:28 am
Tim Wichman (Standing) tells supervisors about the proposed wind farm. (KCII NEWS)Tim Wichman (Standing) tells supervisors about the proposed wind farm. (KCII NEWS)

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Washington County Supervisors have a work session scheduled next week to discuss throwing their support behind a proposed wind energy project.

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Thicke: Change Needed in Pork Industry

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:25 am
Thicke (Courtesy Photo)Thicke (Courtesy Photo)

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A Democratic candidate for Iowa ag secretary says there needs to be some major changes in the pork industry.

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M-P Again Ranks Among Top 50 Schools in Iowa

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:23 am

Mid-Prairie has again been ranked among the top 50 schools in Iowa.

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WJH To Launch Gateway to Technology Program

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:22 am
Industrial Arts Teacher Dave McLaughlin (Standing) tells school board members about the new program (KCII NEWS)Industrial Arts Teacher Dave McLaughlin (Standing) tells school board members about the new program (KCII NEWS)

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The Washington Junior High is launching a program designed to get students interested in science, engineering and math.

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Wet, rainy day at Drake

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:06 am

At the Drake Relays, the Demons ran their second best time of the season in the 4×1, and Mid-Prairie’s Tanner Miller advances to the 110 high hurdle finals.

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IMS over Williamsburg

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:04 am

Second ranked IMS soccer team got another shutout and in the process remained unbeaten as they defeated Williamsburg.

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4-24-10

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:02 am

Birthday Winner- Myron Graber of Washington
Anniverasry Winner- Dennis and Linda Franzen of Washington

More Iowans are Fishing

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 7:21 am

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A growing number of Iowans are casting away their free time at fishing hotspots.

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Canoe Trip Planned on Skunk River

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 7:16 am

Canoe and nature lovers have the opportunity to join the Washington County Conservation on a relaxing canoe trip down the Skunk River.

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Sheep/Goat Weigh In

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 7:11 am

Fair-goers planning on showcasing their sheep or goats at this years Washington County Fair must be weighed and tagged on Saturday May 8th.

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Dale Rath

Posted: Friday, April 23rd, 2010 at 7:45 pm

Memorial Services for 84 year old Dale Rath of Riverside are at 10:30 Monday (4/26) morning at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside.  Visitation is Sunday (4/25) from 2 to 6pm with family present from 4 to 6pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside.  Burial will be in the Riverside Public Cemetery with full military rite by the Riverside VFW Post 6414.

Mid-Prairie’s Henrichson 4th at Drake

Posted: Friday, April 23rd, 2010 at 8:09 am

At the Drake Relays, a Mid-Prairie athlete finished fourth, and several area athletes will compete today.

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