Archive for February, 2012

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
Microwaves in good condition & reasonably priced
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

Pontiac Sedan

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 9:07 am

For Sale
1937 Pontiac, 2 dr sedan, lots of new parts – $4000
863-3366

Street Strider Bike

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 9:05 am

For Sale
Street Strider bike, used very little, as seen on the Biggest Loser – $1750
319-863-3694

Lincoln Continental

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 9:04 am

For Sale
Lincoln Continental, 4 d, white – $600
319-548-1057

DVD Players

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 9:01 am

For Sale
Toshiba HD DVD player – $50
Pioneer DVD player – $20
319-653-1611

Freezers & Walnut lumber

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 8:59 am

For Sale
15 cu ft chest freezer – $50
10 or 12 ft freezer – $50
Walnut lumber
319-330-1913

February 17, 2012

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 8:58 am

Birthday Winner – Ajay Erickson

Washington Man Convicted of Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:30 am

Alexander Mendoza Ortega, an 18 year old from Washington, was convicted of Sexual Abuse in the Third Degree yesterday afternoon. Mendoza Ortega was accused of performing a sex act through the use of force or against the will of a 14 year old female resident of Washington County on July 24th of 2011.

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Second Legislative Briefing Happening Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Washington will have a visit from both of Southeast Iowa’s lawmakers tomorrow.

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Assessment Testing Results Announced

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Washington Community School District has announced the results of the Iowa Assessment Testing which took place last November.  

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Iowa’s Agricultural Relationship to China

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Iowa is building a cooperative relationship with China in terms of agriculture. On Wednesday a Chinese delegation signed 15 contracts to purchase soybeans from the United States, most of those soybeans coming from Iowa and Illinois, the two biggest producers of soybeans in the US.

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New Driver’s License Renewal Reminder

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Iowa Department of Transportation has unveiled a new way to remind drivers that their license is due.  

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Jarad Klein Talks About Property Tax Reform in Weekly Report

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:24 am

As previously reported by KCII, the Iowa House has passed House File 2274, which deals with property tax reform. The primary goal of this reform is to lower the collected taxes on commercial properties from 100 to 40% over time. Jarad Klein discussed the reforms in his weekly report.

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Keota Budget Meeting

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Keota had a special council meeting on Wednesday to discuss the city’s budget for the 2012-2013 year. The managers from each department gave presentations on their expected budget needs for next year, and also gave input on what they would like to see in salary increases.

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Dry Manure Applicator Workshop Monday

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A certification workshop is happening Monday designed for manure applicators.  

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