Archive for February, 2012

Demons Fall to Keokuk in Semis

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 10:03 pm

The Washington girls’ basketball season came to an end Saturday night, losing to Keokuk in the regional semifinals by a final of 48-44. 

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Margaret “Maggie” Roth

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 9:18 am

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Celebration of life services for 83 year-old Maggie Roth of Washington will be held at 10:00 am Thursday at Emmanuel Lutheran Church.

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February 18, 2012

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 8:01 am

Birthday winner — Abby Schrock of Kalona

Anniversary winners — Mike and Felicia Humphries of Washington

Demons Face Keokuk Tonight

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 7:32 am

The Demon girls’ basketball team is back in action tonight on KCII Radio when they travel to Mount Pleasant in semi final action to take on Keokuk.

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Written Arraignment and Plea Entered in Drug Related Case

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A written arraignment and plea has been submitted for a Washington County man arrested last month on drug related charges.  

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Senator Grassley Visiting the Area Next Week

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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United States Senator Chuck Grassley has a planned two visits in southeast Iowa next week.  

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Lawmakers Encourage Employee Ownership of Businesses

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

On Thursday, the Iowa House passed a bill that encourages more employee owned businesses. The bill would give current business owners up to $700,000 in tax breaks if they sold their business to their employees in the first year of the program.

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Spotting a Bad Credit Card

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 6:25 am

There are a lot of bad credit cards out there, so Terry Engelken from Federation Bank gave us some tips on how to spot the bad ones, and what kind of things to look for when getting a credit card. He says the bad cards will have really high fees and penalties.

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Kalona City Council Meeting

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Kalona City Council will meet on Monday. They will be talking about FEMA mapping again at this meeting.

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Signup Deadline Monday to Attend State Event Featuring Washington County

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The deadline to sign up for an event which will feature work from Washington County 4‑H alumni is Monday.  

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Upcoming Food and Farming Conference

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A conference related to food sustainability is coming up at Crooked Creek Christian Camp.

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Annual Agriculture Research Association Meeting Coming Up

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The annual meeting for the Southeast Iowa Agricultural Research Association is happening at the Johnson County Extension next month.

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Friday HoopSheet – Finals

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 8:00 pm

The Washington Demon boys close out their regular season tonight at home in the final game to be played at the old gym.  Class 1A and 2A girls basketball tips off regional semifinals tonight with the winners playing Monday for a chance to go to the state tournament.

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Wellman Lifts Boil Order

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 11:32 am

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The boil order that was been in effect in Wellman has been lifted.  

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Isabelle E. Baker

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 10:49 am

Funeral services for 88 year old Isabelle E. Baker of Keota will be held at 10:30 Monday at Holy Trinity Parish-St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota.  

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Wanted-Microwaves

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 9:12 am

Wanted
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319-653-7248 ask for Donna or call 319-257-3353 and leave message

Wanted-Lift chair

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 9:11 am

Wanted
Lift chair
653-2830

Wanted-Couch

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 9:10 am

Wanted
couch
319-653-1768

Van

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 9:09 am

For Sale
7 passenger extended van – $2500
319-653-1768

Chevy Pickup

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 9:08 am

For Sale
1996 Chevy pickup-134,000 miles – $2,250
319-530-1808