Archive for March, 2011

Noritake China

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 1:13 pm

For Sale
Noritake China, Belle Empress pattern, service for 8, excellent condition – $300
319-461-4930 serious callers leave message

Wilma Harbison

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 1:12 pm

Funeral services for 83 year old Wilma Harbison of Washington will be at 1:30 Saturday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  

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Riding Mower

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 12:54 pm

For Sale
Snapper riding mower – $450
319-461-6909

Modem & Live Trap

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 12:50 pm

For Sale
Large, collapsible live animal trap, like new – $20
Pannaway modem with USB cord – $20
319-646-2605

Japan Relief Quilt Work

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 10:45 am

Title: Japan Relief Quilt Work
Description: A work day for making quilts to send to Japan is Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Wellman Senior Center. You are welcome to come for lunch, they are serving hot beef sandwiches, but you need to call for reservations at 319-644-2711. Quilts, new and clean used ones are also being collected by the Kalona Historical Village in Kalona to send to Japan. Deadline for dropping them off is April 28 and monetary donations for shipping are also being accepted and may be sent to Marilyn Woodin, P. O. Box 340, Kalona, Iowa, 52247.
Date: 2011-03-31

Mid-Prairie, Keota Girls Lose Meets to Weather

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 8:15 am

The track and field season is very young, but it looks like already a couple of area teams have lost meets to weather.

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New Demon Softball Field Nearly Complete

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 8:12 am

Whether or not the new Washington Demon softball field will be done in time for the upcoming season will depend largely on the weather.

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March 30, 2011

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 8:10 am

Birthday Winner – Pat Richards of Brighton
Anniversary Winners – John & Linda Fall

Victim’s Names Released in Columbus Junction Fire

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The names of one of the deceased and the injured victim’s have been released in Saturday afternoon’s fatal fire in Columbus Junction. 

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Washington County #20 in General Health

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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A new report out by researchers at the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation lists Washington County at number 20 in general health in our state of 99 counties.  

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Board of Supervisors Approve Roads Plans

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors met yesterday morning and approved the Secondary Roads Department’s five-year construction plan. 

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Property Taxes Are Due by the End of the Day Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The second half real estate and mobile home taxes must be paid by the end of the day tomorrow. 

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US Senator Chuck Grassley Holding Office Hours

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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US Senator Chuck Grassley will have a representative from his office in southeast Iowa tomorrow.

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Keokuk County Closer to Hiring an Engineer

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors are moving forward with their plans on hiring a new county engineer. 

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College Scholarships Application Deadline

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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

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Jefferson County Adds New Staff Member

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors has approved the hiring of a new staff member. 

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Wapello Schools Focus Groups Discussing Superintendent Interviews

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Wapello Community School District is meeting with focus groups tonight to discuss the replacement of outgoing Superintendent Dr. John Weidner. 

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BREAKING NEWS: Victim’s Names Released in Columbus Junction Fire

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 5:06 pm

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The names of one of the deceased and the injured victim’s have been released in Saturday afternoon’s fatal fire in Columbus Junction.  

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Give Away-Piano

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 1:10 pm

Give Away
Piano, you move
319-461-9095

Lost-Cat

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 1:08 pm

House cat lost by UP Home, calico & white
319-461-0508