Archive for March, 2012

Tuberculosis Remains a Threat despite Medical Advances

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Tomorrow is World TB Day, a day to highlight the importance of a disease that is still prevalent even though there have been great strides in detection and treatment of it.

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Early Spring Means Early Road Work

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The early end of winter is leading to an early start on road construction and repair projects. County Engineer Jacob Thorius says one of their contractors  already started to work on Monday.

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Relay For Life Kick off Meeting This Weekend

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Washington County Relay for Life is holding a team captain kick off meeting this weekend.  

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Riverside Council Hires Deputy Clerk

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Riverside City Council held a special meeting last night. The council decided who to offer the Deputy Clerk postilion to at this meeting. Mayor Bill Poch says they have been looking at hiring someone for this position for about a month.

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Financial Literacy Fair Coming for School Students

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Students in Washington Junior High and Mid-Prairie Middle School Students will have the opportunity to take part in an event that caps off a year’s worth of financial study and career exploration.  

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Area High School Art Available for Viewing

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 6:22 am

Iowa Wesleyan College is showcasing the artwork of area high school students today. It’s called the Iowa Superconference Art Show and it gives students an opportunity to have their art shown at the Iowa Wesleyan Art Gallery.

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Production Barrow Weigh In Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The Washington County Fair Swine Committee is offering a production barrow division again for this year’s county fair tomorrow.  

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Lora Saul

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 1:33 pm

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Graveside services for 89 year old Lora Saul of Muscatine will be at 12:00 Saturday, March 31st at Garden of Memory Cemetery.  

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 11:01 am

Pastor Harald Gruber from Faith Baptist Church in Washington talks about some upcoming events in the community.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 11:00 am

Listen to the second part of the conversation with Bobbi Wulf, Washington County’s Central Point of Coordination, about Mental Health reforms.

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Dale “Dude” A. Batterson

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 10:46 am

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A celebration of life service for 81 year old Dale “Dude” A. Batterson of Washington will be held at 2:30 Monday at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.  

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Wanted-Someone to shear sheep & Sheep shears

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 9:27 am

Wanted
Electric sheep shears
Someone to shear 7 sheep
319-461-8515

Chevy 3500, Snowplow & Wood

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 9:26 am

For Sale
1996 Chevy 3500 4×4, 163k miles – $6000
Western snowplow – $2000
10 mile radius of Riverside – hardwood $70/load for delivery
319-325-8359

Nightcrawlers

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 9:24 am

For Sale
Nightcrawlers in  Coppock – $2/dz
319-461-5403

Men’s Bike

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 9:23 am

For Sale
Men’s Schwinn bike
319-653-6367

Bait Tank

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 9:22 am

For Sale
Bait tank w/3 pumps – $50
319-461-8073

Girl’s Bike

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 9:21 am

For Sale
Montgomery Ward girl’s bike, 26″, 3 speed – $35 obo
641-636-3120

Vertical Blinds

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 9:20 am

For Sale
2 sets of vertical blinds
319-461-4913

March 22, 2012

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 9:18 am

Birthday Winner – Mike White of Ainsworth

Washington City Council Passes Resolutions

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council met last night and held discussion regarding assessments to the Washington County Treasurer.  

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