Archive for January, 2012

Washington Community Y Annual Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am
(KCII's Chance Dorland)

The Washington Community Y is holding their annual meeting tomorrow to highlight the accomplishments from last year.  

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Mid-Prairie Has a Unique Take on State School Issue

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Lawmakers and school officials are weighing in on the issue of the role of principals in schools. Both sides of the issue would like to see more interaction between teachers and administrators, but they disagree on how that time should be spent.

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Lead Shot Ban Struck Down by Senate Committee

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:22 am

As previously reported, state lawmakers have been looking at a ban on the use of lead shot in mourning dove hunting.

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4-H Foundation Hills Bank Leadership Grant Application Deadline Next Week

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The deadline for current high school juniors to apply for the 2012 Hills Bank and Trust Company Leadership Grants from the Iowa 4-H Foundation is next week.  

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Linda Lee Keasling

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:47 am

Funeral services for 64 year old Linda Lee Keasling of Brighton will be held at 10:00 Saturday at the First Church of God in Brighton.  

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Wanted-Bed & Dresser

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:32 am

Wanted
Single Bed
Dresser
319-591-1775

Brown Eggs

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:30 am

For Sale
Large brown eggs – $1.50/dozen
319-694-4518

Ford F250

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:29 am

For Sale
1985 Ford F250 w/side boxes and lift gate
319-461-4711

Gun Case

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:28 am

For Sale
Fire Resistant Gun Case, 26 spot w/combo lock – $400
641-466-2351

Polaris 800 ATV

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:27 am

For Sale
2005 Polaris 800 ATV, 4wd
319-863-3691

Electric Stove

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:26 am

For Sale
Used electric stove
653-6095 leave msg.

Tuesday Basketball Lineup

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 8:25 am

It was another busy night of basketball after the girls Regions were released yesterday and the boys look to solidify their pairings…

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January 25, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 8:18 am

Birthday Winner – Marsha Robertson
Anniversary Winners – John & Tamara Stellmach

Mid-Prairie Sweeps Durant

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 8:06 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks swept a double header Tuesday night in Wellman, knocking off the Durant Wildcats in both ends of the Coaches vs Cancer festivities.

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Increases for Second Month

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:30 am

December’s unemployment figures have been released by the Iowa Workforce Development and Washington County’s rate went up for a second month in a row.  

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Board of Supervisors Hear Funding Request

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors heard the annual update from Paws & More Animal Shelter as part of their meeting yesterday morning.  

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Special City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Washington City Council is holding a special meeting tonight.  

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Changes Coming for Some Commercial Driver’s License Holders

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Starting next week, new regulations in Iowa will require drivers who have a Commercial Driver’s License to have additional paperwork when renewing their license.  

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Branstad Releases Road Use Tax Fund Savings

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:24 am

As previously reported, Governor Terry Branstad had requested that the IDOT find $50 million dollars in savings from the Road Use Tax Fund to help repair and maintain Iowa’s roadways. Yesterday, Branstad released a report that outlined the areas where the IDOT found the $50 million in savings.

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New Program Coming This Week to Washington Chamber

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A new event is coming to the Washington Chamber of Commerce this Friday.  

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