Archive for October, 2010

WACO, Lone Tree open football playoffs

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 8:18 am

In Class A, the WACO Warriors will host Iowa Valley. The Warriros are coming off a 38-8 win at Lisbon to capture the district title.

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Governor Culver Is “Proud” Of Main Street Washington Designation

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Iowa Governor Chet Culver was in Washington and Fairfield yesterday for his Main Street vs. Wall Street Tour, a 72-stop campaign push for the November 2nd election.

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$8 Million Dollar General Obligation Bonds Unanimously Approved By Washington County Supervisors

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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After voting to table the issue at last week’s public forum, the Washington County Board of Supervisors has unanimously approved $8 million in General Obligation Bonds to pay for the County’s share of a $12 million secondary roads improvement project.

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Escaped Missouri Prisoner with Sigourney Connections Back in Custody

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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A convicted killer who escaped from a Missouri jail and had ties to Sigourney is back in custody. 

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Attempted Robbery at the Fairfield Pizza Hut Sunday

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Jefferson County Sheriffs office is reporting that police were called to the Pizza Hut at 1310 West Burlington early Sunday morning.

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372 People Will Be Impacted By Nearly 100 Washington Blood Donors

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Hundreds of people will benefit from Washington’s latest blood drive.

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Mid Prairie School Board Selling Bonds to Pay for High School Project

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Mid Prairie School District held their board of Education Meeting Monday and one of the main focuses was the High School Construction projection.

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Washington Still Waiting For First Fall Freeze, Hard Freeze

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Warmer weather has allowed Washington and the surrounding area to go longer than usual without a fall freeze.

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Washington/Louisa Narcotics Task Force Meeting Today

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Washington/Louisa Narcotics Task Force will be meeting today in Columbus Junction. 

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Washington Superintendent Is New Southeast Iowa IGHSAU Representative

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 6:20 am

Washington School District Superintendent Mike Jorgensen has been named the new southeast Iowa representative for the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union.

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Give Away-Metal swing set

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:56 pm

Give Away

Older metal swing set, free for pickup or scrap metal, 102 South 10th, north of dentist office on four lanes in Washington

Give Away-Desk

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:54 pm

Give Away

Metal office desk, FREE but you must haul it

319-461-0981

Wanted-Small apartment

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:53 pm

Wanted

Small 1 bedroom apartment, utilities included preferred, has 1 cat

319-591-1171

Wanted-House to rent

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:52 pm

Wanted

House in the country to rent

319-458-0229

Wanted-Go cart frame

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:51 pm

Wanted

Go cart frame

319-461-9848

Wanted-Rifle

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:50 pm

Wanted

Good used .22 or .22 mag semi auto rifle

319-936-3119

Wanted-Freezer

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:49 pm

Wanted

A new or used chest freezer, must be in good condition

319-461-9181

For Rent-Apartments

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:48 pm

For Rent

Two 1 bedroom apartments – Small upstairs for $450/month

Larger downstairs rents for $500/month

Both have recently been remodeled, includes all utilities and free use of shared washer/dryer, Deposit and references required

319-461-6145

For Rent-Apartment

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:45 pm

For Rent

One bedroom apartment in Washington, stove, fridge and washer/Dryer access, near Stuart school, no pets – $400/month

319-653-1797

Wheel Chair

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 3:39 pm

For Sale

Antique wheel chair, all wood – $100 OBO

319-330-9557