Archive for December, 2010

December 31, 2010

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 2:07 pm

Birthday Winner – Geneva Genkinger of Washingon

December 30, 2010

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 2:06 pm

Birthday Winner – Lindsay Turner of Washington

Top Stories of 2010: IMS Bill Spencer Cross Country Champ

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 7:49 am

We finish up our look back at some of the area’s top sports stories of 2010 and today we finish with cross country and a semifinalist in football.

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Top Stories of 2010: WACO Football

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 7:47 am

The WACO Warrior football team became a Dome Team in 2010.

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Unusual Weather Pattern

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The weather we experienced yesterday and will experience today are unusual.

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New Year’s Eve Driving Safety

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Today is New Year’s Eve and many people like to ring in the New Year with alcohol.

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New Years Holiday Closures

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Most government offices will be closed today because of the New Years holiday falling on Saturday.

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Washington Chamber Receives Grant Funds

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Recently, the Washington County Riverboat Foundation awarded their Competitive Grant Awards.

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Update on the Kalona Fire

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The State Fire Marshall has pronounced that the cause of the Kalona fire a week ago is unknown.

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Iowa’s Gas Prices

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:23 am

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The average price for a gallon of gas has been increasing.

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Keokuk County Sheriff Not Worried about New Gun Law

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:22 am

A new state gun law will be going into affect tomorrow, and Keokuk County Sheriff Jeff Shipley says he isn’t worried about the new gun law.

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Mount Pleasant Bank Robbers Indicted.

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:21 am

The two men who robbed the Community First Credit Union in Ottumwa once and the Wayland State Bank in Mount Pleasant twice have been indicted by a grand jury. 

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Help Needed at Columbus Junction Senior Center

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:35 pm

Title: Help Needed at Columbus Junction Senior Center
Description: The Columbus Junction Congregate Meal Senior Center is looking for volunteers to drive meals in the month of January. If interested please call Judy at 319-728-3148.
Date: 2011-01-31

Lego Dynamite 4-H club Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:34 pm

Title: Lego Dynamite 4-H club Fundraiser
Description: The Lego Dynamite 4-H club will shovel your drive and sidewalk for a free will donation. Funds collected will be used for our club’s operating expenses. If you would like to participate please call Tessa Pugh at 319-212-0422 or contact a member of the club.
Date: 2011-01-31

Ainsworth Elementary Winter Concert

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:32 pm

Title: Ainsworth Elementary Winter Concert
Description: The Ainsworth Elementary Winter Concert will be held Monday, January 10th at 7pm.
Date: 2011-01-10

Riverside Blood Drive

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:32 pm

Title: Riverside Blood Drive
Description: A Riverside Community Blood Drive will be held at the Riverside Fire Department Training Room Thursday, January 13, from 3 to 6:30pm. To donate, call Terry Philips at 319-430-8536.
Date: 2011-01-13

Keota VFW Super Bowl Party

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:31 pm

Title: Keota VFW Super Bowl Party
Description: The Keota V.F.W. Post 4716 will host their Buddy Holly Super Bowl Eve Party on Saturday February 5th.
Date: 2011-02-05

Sigourney Library Open House

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:30 pm

Title: Sigourney Library Open House
Description: The Sigourney Public Library is hosting a Book Signing Open House with local authors Lyle Hammes and Kevin Hammes of Hawkeye Greats, By the Numbers – Volume 1 on Saturday January 8 from 2 to 3pm.
Date: 2011-01-08

Top Stories of 2010: Mid-Prairie’s Tanner Miller

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 7:44 am

We continue our look back at some of the area’s top sports stories of 2010 and today we will remember a couple of strong performances at the state track meet.

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Top Stories of 2010: Columbus’ Sam Chaney

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 7:40 am

The other track athlete we will recognize is Columbus’ Sam Chaney.

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