Archive for November, 2011

Kalona Shops Have Thanksgiving Sales

Posted: Sunday, November 20th, 2011 at 6:25 am

On Black Friday this year you won’t have to drive to the big box stores and wait in huge lines to find a sale. Several Shops in Kalona are having Black Friday sales.

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Dorothy Hyink

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 2:51 pm

Funeral services for 93 year old Dorothy Hyink of Muscatine will be at 10:00 Tuesday (11/22) morning at the Geo M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services.

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FOR SALE- 1989 LX 50 Mustang

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 8:18 am

FOR SALE

-1989 lx 50 mustang-not junk

-trade for truck camper

-319-471-6990

FOR SALE- 60″ Trail Mower

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 8:17 am

FOR SALE

-60” trail mower

-call for details

-Doberman pincher-give away

-319-591-1245

FOR SALE- Brush Guard for Truck

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 8:16 am

FOR SALE

-brush guard ‘08 ford F-250

-$150

-Lots of used bikes-Child to adult sizes

-Negotiate price after choosing bike

-319-461-4315

November 19, 2011

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 8:03 am

Birthday winner — Tammy Alliman of Ainsworth

Anniversary winners — Steve and Charla Howard (belated)

Rick Santorum at Café Dodici

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Presidential Candidate and Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum visited Washington today at Café Dodici. He spoke on a variety of issues from natural resources to education.

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Holiday Season Kicks Off Next Week

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The holiday season is getting ready to start next week with an annual event in Washington.  

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Iowa Assessment Testing Ended Yesterday

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Students in the Washington Community School District ended the Iowa Assessment Testing yesterday.  

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Environmental Poetry and Art Contest Returns Again

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources and IOWATER are again encouraging Iowa students to turn in artwork and poetry for the annual River of Words contest.  

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Wapello Forced to Use Reserve Funds

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The City of Wapello heard its Financial Report for the 2011 fiscal year.

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Columbus School District Looking for New Superintendent

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Columbus School District is searching for a new superintendent. They will discuss this issue at their meeting on Monday.

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Snowmobile and ATV Renewal Period Reminder

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Owners of snowmobiles and ATVs are being reminded that the renewal of registrations is still happening.  

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Learn at Lunch Focusing on Career Exploration

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 6:21 am

This month’s Learn at Lunch meeting is looking at career exploration.  

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Mid-Prairie Jamboree Kicks Off The Season

Posted: Saturday, November 19th, 2011 at 6:12 am

Four area girls basketball teams took part in one of the unofficial kickoffs to High School basketball season in Wellman last night.

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Rick Santorum at Café Dodici

Posted: Friday, November 18th, 2011 at 1:33 pm

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Presidential Candidate and Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum visited Washington today at Café Dodici. He spoke on a variety of issues from natural resources to education.

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Grilled Chicken Dinner

Posted: Friday, November 18th, 2011 at 11:09 am

Pathway Christian School will have a Grilled Chicken Dinner on Saturday December 3rdfrom 5 to 8 pm. There will be chicken, mashed potatoes, salads, and cake. This is a free will event.

Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted: Friday, November 18th, 2011 at 11:07 am

Packwood Christian Church is hosting their annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner on Thursday November 24th at noon. The meal is free, but make sure to register by November 22nd . Call Doug Dickey at 319-695-3601 for more information or to register.

Holiday Trade Show

Posted: Friday, November 18th, 2011 at 11:07 am

Fairfield will have a Holiday Trade Show on Saturday December 10th from 10 to 4pm at the MUM Campus Fieldhouse. There will be over 60 vendors selling a variety of gifts for a variety of budgets. This is the largest Holiday Trade Show Fairfield has ever hosted.

Preventative Health Screening

Posted: Friday, November 18th, 2011 at 11:05 am

The Kalona Recreation Center will host a preventative health screening on Wednesday February 8th . You can get checked out for heart and lung problems as well as a variety of other medical problems.