Archive for February, 2012

Chamber Day at Capitol Successful

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Washington and Fairfield Chambers of Commerce had a very busy day yesterday in Des Moines. 

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Kalona Looks to Aquire B4 Building

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

The City of Kalona is seeking the acquisition of the B4 building, which currently houses Grandma’s Corner Shop.

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City Park Board to Meet Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington City Park Board is meeting tonight and they will be discussing some projects as part of their meeting.  

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Columbus Junction City Council Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 6:22 am

The city of Columbus Junction will have their council meeting tonight. They will hold a public hearing for the proposed city budget for 2012-2013.

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Deadline Approaching to Apply for Scholarships

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The deadline is approaching for high school seniors wishing to pursue a degree in agriculture to apply for scholarships.  

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Mercedes Naomi Miller

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 10:01 pm

Visitation for 89 year old Mercedes Naomi Miller of Los Angeles, California, formerly of Washington will be held at 10:00 Saturday, March 24th at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  

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Kalona Looks at B4 Building

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 4:13 pm

The City of Kalona is seeking the acquisition of the B4 building, which currently houses Grandma’s Corner Shop and Everyone’s Clothing. The businesses will be closing down, and the city is looking to rehabilitate the 7,000 square foot building into a “well defined public space”.

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Washington County Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 10:33 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors met this morning. They heard the annual update from the Washington County Fair Board to start off the meeting.

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Wanted-Rim & Tire and Lumber

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 9:16 am

Wanted
Spare rim and tire for 16″ for 1 ton Ford
Lumber pieces, plywood, etc…
319-936-9290

Wanted-Night stand

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 9:14 am

Wanted
Night stand
319-430-6819

Johnson outboard motor

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 9:11 am

For Sale
1983 Johnson 35hp outboard motor
319-653-8961

Bait Tank

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 9:10 am

For Sale
Chest freezer bait tank – $60
319-461-8073

Chevy Cavilier

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 9:10 am

For Sale
1995 Chevy Cavilier, 194k – $2500 obo
319-694-4604

Ford Turbo

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 9:08 am

For Sale
1997 Ford 7.3 Turbo, 130k miles – $2400
319-530-5322

Ford Tractor

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 9:07 am

For Sale
Diesel 335 Ford tractor, front bucket, rear grader, 3pt. PTO, block heater, not 4-wheel drive – $4,800
319-548-1665 ask for Steve

SEISC Girls All-Conference Teams Announced

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 8:50 am

The Southeast Iowa Super Conference released its All-Conference teams and four area players garnered 1st Team honors.

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Class 1A and 2A Girls State Tournament is Set

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 8:35 am

Class 1A and 2A girls’ basketball state pairings have been released following the regional final games last night and the top two teams in the South Iowa Cedar League made the cut.

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February 21, 2012

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 8:32 am

Birthday Winner – Jan Wagenknecht of Washington

Demons’ Season Ends With Loss to Keokuk

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 8:11 am

After ending the Washington girls’ season on Saturday, the Keokuk boys did the same Monday with a 67-54 win.

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Low Chance of Spring Flooding Predicted

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The National Weather Service has released its first spring flooding outlook of the year, and the chance of spring flooding is down for this year.  

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