Archive for February, 2011

Nature Gives Us A One-Two Punch

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Mother Nature is giving all of us in southeast Iowa a double-blow for the weather. 

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Clearing Furnace and Hot Water Heater Exhaust Pipes Encouraged

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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With the large amount of snowfall we received yesterday, Alliant Energy wants to encourage everyone to remove snow and ice from exhaust vents. 

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Share Iowa Program

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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We recently let you know about Angel Food Ministries and their discounted food pricing program. 

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Free Income Tax Services Coming To The Area

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A free income tax service is coming to Brighton. 

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College Scholarships Available

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

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High school juniors are eligible to apply for a college scholarship. 

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Vernon L. Keiser

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 9:22 am

No services or visitation will be held 80 year old Vernln L. Keiser of Muscatine.  The George M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services is handling the arrangements.

February 2, 2011

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 8:43 am

Birthday Winners-Pearl Mound of Keota

Blizzard comes down on area sports events

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 7:28 am

The blizzard cancelled or postponed area high school events last night, many were conference match ups so they’ll likely be made up.

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Largest Storm System Since the 1950’s

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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NASA has released the above photo of the current storm system that has Iowa in nearly white-out conditions. This storm system, nearly 2,000 miles across, is one of the largest since the 1950’s.  The other photos were taken around Washington.

Washington County Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors held their weekly meeting yesterday morning and have decided to move forward with the Richmond sanitary sewer project. 

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Washington Maintenance Department Battles Historic Snow Storm

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington City Maintenance Department is ready for snow storms and they were ready for this one as well. 

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City Council Meeting Discussing Several Items

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Washington City Council is meeting tonight to discuss several items affecting the city.

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Public Hearing In Des Moines Goes Well

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A public hearing was held Monday evening in the Iowa House of Representatives Chambers discussing House Joint Resolution Six. 

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Landowner Fire Workshop Coming Up

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

Landowners interested in using prescribed fire as a management tool for prairies and forests is invited to attend a workshop on Friday. 

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Mildred E. Whalen

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 12:55 am

Memorial services for 78 year old Mildred Elizabeth Whalen of Washington will be held 1:00 Sunday are the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington. 

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Lost-Keys

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 12:35 pm

Lost near Panda Palace
Keys with a black spring thigs that goes on the wrist & has a remote
319-330-6055

Wanted-Snow removal jobs

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 12:31 pm

Wanted
Snow removal sidewalks and driveways
319-548-1565

Wanted-Snow removal in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 12:23 pm

Wanted
Snow removal jobs for sidewalks and driveways in Washington
319-461-7910

Stove & Rims

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 12:19 pm

For Sale
4 aluminum rims, fits Chevy S-10, 15 inch – $65
Gas stove – $150
641-777-8165

Chevy Suburban, TV & Hamster

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 12:17 pm

For Sale
’87 Chevy Suburban – $1000
Sony 65 inch TV – $350
Dwarf hamister to give away
319-936-9065