Archive for April, 2011

New State Maps Released

Posted: Monday, April 25th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Iowa Department of Transportation has released the new Transportation Map for 2011.  

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Boat Registration Renewals Due

Posted: Monday, April 25th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The deadline for registration renewals for boat owners is approaching.  

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State Fair Market Broiler Division

Posted: Monday, April 25th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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Youth in fifth through 12th grades have an opportunity to take part in a poultry project this summer.  

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Orange & Black Give Back Day

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 10:30 am

Title: Orange & Black Give Back Day
Description: Orange & Black Give Back Day Is May 2nd. Students at Washington Junior High School would like to lend a hand to local businesses and community members. Call Connie Hoffman-Svenby at 653-5414.
Date: 2011-05-02

State Theater Re-opening Gala

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 10:29 am

Title: State Theater Re-opening Gala
Description: The State Theater Re-opening Gala will be held on April 30th from 7pm – 9 pm, Main Street Washington will host a gala at the State Theatre with a program of plays, exhibitions, local productions, period films, and a 3-D presentation. Tickets are $50/person and can be reserved by contacting 653-3918 or online at www.mainstreetwashington.org/Statetheater.htm.
Date: 2011-04-30

American Legion Riders Post 29

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 10:28 am

Title: American Legion Riders Post 29
Description: The American Legion Riders Post 29 are having their 5th Annual Freedom Ride at 10am on May 21st at Hoodwinks. The money raised supports the American Legacy Run, Relay for Life, the Washington County All Veterans Memorial and packages sent to troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. For more information contact Gary Duder (319) 653-1097.
Date: 2011-05-21

Gallery Walk Artwork

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 10:26 am

Title: Gallery Walk Artwork
Description: The Gallery Walk Artwork of area artists and art students will be May 21st through the 28th and showcased in the windows of Washington businesses downtown.
Date: 2011-05-21

Washington Farmer’s Market

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 10:25 am

Title: Washington Farmer’s Market
Description: The Washington Farmer’s Market is starting May19th from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Fresh produce, baked goods, crafts, honey and plants will be for sale. Retail stores will also stay open Thursday evenings. For more information, contact Bob Shepherd:(319) 653 – 4888.
Date: 2011-04-19

Corn Country Cruisers

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 10:24 am

Title: Corn Country Cruisers
Description: The Corn Country Cruisers are holding a Cruise Night on May 5th from 5:00- 9:00 pm on the Washington Square. For more information, contact Randy Farrington at (319) 694-5603.
Date: 2011-05-05

The Cystic Fibrosis 2nd 5k Run/Walk

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 10:23 am

Title: The Cystic Fibrosis 2nd 5k Run/Walk
Description: The Cystic Fibrosis 2nd 5k Run/Walk will be May, 15th from 8-11am in Central Park in downtown Washington. Registration is 7 am to 9 am. Contact Marcy Stout for details at 863-7129 or 461-0568
Date: 2011-05-15

April 24, 2011

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 8:30 am

Birthday Winner – Julie Bartel of Iowa City

April 23, 2011

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 8:28 am

Birthday Winner- Julie Bartel of Iowa City

Anniversary Winners- Joe & Carol Mottet of Brighton 57 Years

Water Main Break

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 7:55 am

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The Washington County Safety Center is reporting a water main break at 7th Street & 7th Avenue on the north end of Washington.  

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Board of Supervisors Hearing Quarterly Reports

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be hearing quarterly reports during their meeting this week.  

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House Resolution Passes to Honor Fallen Officer

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Iowa House of Representatives has passed a resolution to honor a fallen Keokuk County law enforcement officer.  

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Washington County Road Work Beginning This Week

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Road construction in Washington County will be causing delays this week.  

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For sale-Grills on wheels

Posted: Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 at 9:19 am

- Grills on wheels for $20 653-7542

For sale-lift chair

Posted: Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 at 9:17 am

- Nice lift chair black, green, blue Asking $200 694-3363

Wanted- Treadmill

Posted: Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 at 9:14 am

- Wanted looking for a Treadmill 461-4835

Garage sale

Posted: Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 at 8:34 am

- Garage sale at 720 S 9th – Items for sale electronics, lawn mowers and etc, – now until noon