Archive for June, 2010

Former Sigourney Graduate Completes Basic Training

Posted: Sunday, June 27th, 2010 at 5:02 am

A former Sigourney Graduate has completed basic training.

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Blood Drive in Kalona

Posted: Sunday, June 27th, 2010 at 5:00 am

The Optimists Club along with the Kalona Mennonite Church is having a blood drive.

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Demons beat Raiders in five

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 8:23 am

The Washington Demon baseball team got a solid road win over Williamsburg last night 16-2 in five innings.

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Highland puts up nine in fourth to win

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 8:22 am

The Highland softball team got a ten run win over Columbus last night with a big fourth inning.

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June 26, 2010

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 8:17 am

Birthday Winner: Jerry Nelson of Wellman

Shakespeare in the Park, City Miscommunication

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Washington High School Drama Director Lynn Loula says a miscommunication between city groups has caused today’s “Shakespeare in the Park” performance to move from 5:30 to 2pm.

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Ainsworth Woman Falsely Identified in Obama Case

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 6:26 am

On May 15th, KCII reported that an Ainsworth woman was accused of accessing President Barack Obama’s student loan records while he was a presidential candidate.

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Wayland Road South of Washington to Benefit From Grants

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Washington County Engineer David Patterson says $750,000 of the $900,000 needed to make Wayland Road south of Washington safe for drivers, and make room for bikes, will come from grants.

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New Washington Rain Record Possible

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Washington is about an inch and a half away from breaking the all-time precipitation record for June.

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34th Army Band Has Washington Roots

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 6:20 am

1st Sergeant Greg Hanshaw of Fairfield’s 34th Army Band says the unit has several former members in the Washington city area, including one that has donated thousands to the city.

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IUB Tips for Lowering Energy Bills for Summer

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 5:08 am

Another hot and humid Iowa summer is here, and many find themselves cranking up the air conditioner to escape the sweltering heat.

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Last Week of Summer Reading Program in Kalona

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 5:02 am

The summer reading program at the Kalona Library is coming to a close.

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Washington County Conservation Board’s “Little Dippers: Pretty Patterns” Event

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 5:00 am

The Washington County Conservation Board is hosting an event for toddlers to explore the wonders of nature.

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June 25, 2010

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2010 at 5:48 pm

Birthday Winner – Lou Lemly of Washington

Anniversary Winners – John & Carol Winga of Washington

June 24, 2010

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2010 at 5:47 pm

Birthday Winner – Charity Pigsley of Kalona

Anniversary Winners – Jim & Betsy Balster of Richland

Demons at Muskies Tourny today and tomorrow

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2010 at 8:33 am

The 14th ranked Washington Demons head to Muscatine today to take part in a tournament today and tomorrow.

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Demon baseball has make up with Williamsburg tonight

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2010 at 8:32 am

The Washington Demon baseball team has a make up game tonight.

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Highland beats Wapello with strong first

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2010 at 8:31 am

The Highland Huskies had Wapello at home in softball last night and the Huskies got up early.

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Kenneth Spanier

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2010 at 7:44 am

Celebration of Life services for 87 year old Kenneth Spanier of Richland will be held tomorrow morning at 10:30 at the Gould Funeral Home in Richland. Visitation will be at the funeral home at 4:00 this afternoon with the family present from 7 – 8:30 p.m. A general memorial has been established and can be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family.

Congressman Loebsack Extends Flood Coverage

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2010 at 6:48 am

Southeast Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack says Iowans need an extension of the national flood insurance program.

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