Archive for May, 2011

Cystic Fibrosis Runners Not Stopped by Weather

Posted: Monday, May 16th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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An event to raise funds and awareness about Cystic Fibrosis happened this weekend in Washington.  

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Summer Book Clubs Now Accepting Registrations

Posted: Monday, May 16th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Public Library is now accepting registrations for their summer reading clubs.  

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Ride Your Bike to Work Week

Posted: Monday, May 16th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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This week is Ride Your Bike to Work Week, part of National Bike Month.  

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Iowa Mennonite School Graduation Day Set

Posted: Monday, May 16th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Iowa Mennonite School is celebrating their 64th commencement ceremony this year.  

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Wellman City Council Holds Meeting Tonight

Posted: Monday, May 16th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Wellman City Council is scheduled to introduce new items of business at their meeting tonight.  

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Keota City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Monday, May 16th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Less than a week after holding an open meeting to discuss the Downtown Improvement Project, the Keota City Council has a few new items on their agenda for their regular meeting tonight.  

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News Update: Washington House Fire

Posted: Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at 5:22 pm


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At approximately 8:00 A.M. today the Washington Fire Department received a report of a house fire at 1600 Country Club Road in Washington, the Robert and Krista Gaal residence.

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May 15, 2011

Posted: Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at 7:39 am

Birthday Winner: Amanda Potter of Washington

Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are talking about the budget during their meeting this week.  

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Peace Officers Memorial Day

Posted: Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Today is National Peace Officer Memorial Day and in the Washington County area, a few officers have lost their lives in the line of duty.  

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Iowa Mennonite School Graduation Day Set

Posted: Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Iowa Mennonite School is celebrating their 64th commencement ceremony this year.  

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Relay for Life Fundraiser in Kalona Today

Posted: Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Relay for Life “Team Jenna” is inviting kids of all ages to the Kalona City Park today to raise funds for cancer research.

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Velma Threlkeld

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 4:56 pm

Funeral services for 86 year old Velma Threlkeld of Wellman will be Wednesday morning at 10:30 at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona.

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May 14, 2011

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 8:21 am

Birthday Winner: Eula Mae Coon, 91 of Washington

Anniversary Winner: Kevin & Jolynn Hora of Washington

1998 Nissan Sentra 4 Cylinder Stockcar Racecar

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 8:20 am

FOR SALE

-1998 Nissan Sentra 4 Cylinder Stockcar Racecar
Ran well at West liberty and CJ Speedway.
Needs new crankshaft, Manual Transmission.  Should meet IMCA standards for 4 cyl stockcars.
$650 or best offer

319-461-4431

Computer keyboard, mouse, and speakers

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 8:19 am

FOR SALE

-New computer keyboard, mouse, and speakers for sale: $20 or best offer.

-319-458-0380

Dryer

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 8:19 am

FOR SALE

-electric dryer whirlpool, any reasonable offer, works perfectly

641-295-3418

Love seat

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 8:18 am

FOR SALE

-Love seat, gold and brown tweeds -$150

319-256-5218

Fishback Heading to National Championship with Kirkwood Softball

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 8:01 am

A former Washington Demon softball player is headed to the national championship tournament with her college team.

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Postal Food Drive Today

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Washington letter carriers are participating in their annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive today.  

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