Archive for June, 2010

Golden Hawks beat Demon baseball team in four

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 8:23 am

The Demon baseball team had a make up game with Mid-Prairie yesterday.

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Golden Hawks beat IMS, lose to Regina

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 8:22 am

Mid-Prairie’s softball team played an afternoon game and then under the lights.

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“Annie” Debuts

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 5:56 am

The Broadway musical “Annie” debuts later today at the Washington Community Theater. 

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Heavy Rain Helps Washington Counties Unpaved Roads

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 5:54 am

Washington County Engineer David Patterson says this week’s precipitation has actually improved the county’s unpaved roads.

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Congressman Loebsack Tells BP To “Help People Rebuild Their Lives”

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 5:53 am

The U.S. Congressman for Washington, Henry, Johnson, Louisa, and Jefferson counties says the American people require proof that BP can pay for the damage it’s created. 

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Possible 2012 Presidential Candidate To Visit Ainsworth

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 5:51 am

Former Pennsylvania Republican Senator Rick Santorum, often mentioned as a possible presidential candidate, will be in Ainsworth on Friday, June 25th.

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Washington Municipal Band Needs Horns

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 5:50 am

Tomorrow night at 8pm the Washington Municipal Band will play for the second time this season during the city’s Thursday Night Live program, and also again at 7pm Saturday during Relay For Life.

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Kalona Days

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 5:48 am

Kalona Days kicks off this weekend.  The celebration begins Friday evening with the 5K and 1K Fun Run/Walk that begins at 7.

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Pekin Joins “The Iowa Voluntary Statewide Pre-school Program”

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 5:45 am

The Pekin and Fairfield School Districts are now apart of the Iowa Voluntary Statewide Pre-school Program.

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Summer Reading Events at the Kalona Public Library

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 4:46 am

The Kalona Public Library has a free summer reading program for kids and teens to help motivate them to keep reading while school is out.

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June 16, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 12:39 pm

Birthday Winner – Kathy Yoder of Wellman

June 15, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 12:11 pm

Birthday Winner – Dylann Schluetter

Shift in Demon softball schedule

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 8:14 am

The Demon softball team has had a shift in their schedule in the last twenty-four hours.

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Washington and Mid-Prairie baseball teams play this morning

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 8:13 am

The Demon baseball team will get to play a day game today.

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Washington and Mid-Prairie baseball teams play this morning

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 8:13 am

The Demon baseball team will get to play a day game today.

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Golden Hawks make up postponed game with Regina tonight

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 8:10 am

Mid-Prairie’s softball team will be hosting 5th ranked Iowa City Regina tonight.

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Preschool Support in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 6:07 am

Gubernatorial candidate Terry Branstad reaffirmed his stance against publicly-funded preschool programs last week by criticizing their expansion under Governor Culver while other education funds were cut. 

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Board of Supervisors Defers Ambulance Contract

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 6:00 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors met in regular session yesterday morning and voted to defer the approval of a renewed contract with “Washington County Ambulance” until a later meeting.

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Rain Records

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 5:55 am

Washington has experienced a very wet month of June thus far, but it’s not quite enough to set a record just yet.

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Tom Courtney Touring Kirkwood’s Washington Campus

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 5:50 am

State Senate Majority Whip Tom Courtney will be in Washington this morning to see the economic development and job training efforts taking place at Kirkwood Community College’s Washington Campus. 

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