Archive for December, 2011

Elizabeth Jean Wagler

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 5:05 pm

Funeral services for 86 year old Elizabeth Jean Wagler of Mt. Pleasant will be held at 10:30 Wednesday morning at Wayland Mennonite Church.

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Eloise Hadley

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 12:16 pm

Funeral services for 87 year old Eloise Hadley of Richland will be held at 10:30 Monday at Trinity Friends Church in Richland.  

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Wanted

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 8:13 am

-Llama, mini horse, alpaca or goats

-319-591-0800

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 8:12 am

-Retro drop leaf table 200 obo

-6 chairs

-319-656-2965 or 319-430-2187

December 31, 2011

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 8:01 am

Birthday winner — Stephanie Schneider of Kalona, 50

Busy Year for Gun Permits

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:30 am
Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar (File Photo)

Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar says his office has been extra busy this year processing gun permits.  

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Board of Supervisors Seeking to Fill Vacancy

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:28 am

Washington County has an opening on a volunteer board.  

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New Year’s Eve and Drunk Driving

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:26 am

Drunk Driving accidents increase around the holidays, especially around New Years. Lynne Zoulek with KCSTAAR gave us some tips for staying safe while driving this holiday season.

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Drug Arrests in Wapello

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Washington-Louisa County Drug Task Force conducted a search warrant at the residence of John and Joann Hess this Thursday.

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Food Safety Important During New Years Celebrations

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:24 am

While New Year’s celebrations will be happening tonight, food safety is not on a lot of people’s minds.  

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Being Registered with a Political Party

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:23 am

Many voters across the country have left their political parties in favor of being an independent.

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Security for Candidates Part of Daily Job

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:22 am
Washington Police Chief Greg Goodman

Recent political candidates who have visited Washington have had extra security at their events. 

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New Program Starting Next Saturday

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:21 am

A new program is starting next Saturday to help feed those in the community who are hungry.  

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Robert Bates

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 4:46 am

Funeral services for 80 year old Robert Bates of Washington will be held at 2:00 Monday at the United Presbyterian Church.  

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John Rulon Dea

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Funeral services for 86 year old John Rulon Dea of Washington will be held at 2:00 Tuesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  

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Phyllis Jean Warren

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 9:42 am

Burial services will be at a later date in the Elm Grove Cemetery for 67 year old Phyllis Jean Warren of Washington.  The Beatty Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

December 30, 2011

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 8:02 am

Birthday winner — Gerald Brown of Washington

Anniversary winner — Larry and Judith Schweitzer, 50 years of Wellman

Cyclones and Hawkeyes Go Bowling Today

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 7:21 am

Washington, IA – With the high school season set to get started back up on Tuesday next week, today is a big day for the college boys in the state of Iowa as the Cyclones and Hawkeyes get set for bowl appearances today.

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Political Campaign Visits Washington

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:30 am

A presidential candidate has visited Washington in hopes to overcome low poll rankings.  Texas Governor Rick Perry hosted a Meet and Greet yesterday morning at Coffee Corner.

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Last Day to Make Charitable Giving and Receive Available Tax Credits

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Today is the last day Washington County residents can take advantage of tax credits available for those making gifts to endowed funds through the Community Foundation of Washington County. 

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