Archive for March, 2012

Students Learn About Finances at Financial Fair

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:30 am

Students from Mid-Prairie Middle and Washington Junior High Schools took part in an event yesterday that capped off a year’s worth of financial study and career exploration.  

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General Enrollment for Medicare Benefits Ends Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Tomorrow is the last day for general enrollments to be accepted for Medicare Parts A and B.  

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When Does Your Plate Need to be Replaced?

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The IDOT is planning license plate replacements for all Iowa plates. A replacement has not been mandated since 1997 and plates are reaching the end of their usable life. In the past plates have been replaced all at once, but this time, the state is implementing a rolling system of replacements.

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Public Hearings on Stables Subdivision in Kalona

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Kalona City Council will hold two public hearings regarding expansions to Stables Subdivision. Both hearings will be Monday night. The first hearing will deal with potential TIF financing for the subdivision.

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Spring Field Day to Discuss Use Cover Crops Next Week

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Iowa State University Extension is getting ready to educate area farmers about farming methods that can help them throughout the year.  

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Trayvon Martin Shooting Death Used in “Stand Your Ground” Bill Debates

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:23 am

As previously reported by KCII, the controversial “Stand Your Ground” Bill has passed the Iowa House. It’s also been called “Castle Doctrine Extension” because the bill expands on a current Iowa Law that allows a person to defend themselves in their home, business, or place of employment. This new bill, House File 2215, would extend that to any place a person is legally allowed to be at, including public places. 

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Female High School Graduates Have Access to Scholarships

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Women of Washington County who have been out of high school for at least one year are eligible for a scholarship.  

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Teen Book Discussion Tonight

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Washington Public Library is holding a book discussion tonight about the book The Hunger Games.  

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Wanted-Plow

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:30 am

Wanted
3 point bottom plow
319-694-2776

Wanted-Suzuki Bike

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:28 am

Wanted
1982 or older Suzuki bike 650 model
319-471-6909

Wanted-Babysitting jobs

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:24 am

Wanted
Baby sitting jobs, 14 year old, very responsible, flexible hours, my house or yours
319-591-1005 or 319-461-0379

Wanted-Utility Trailer

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:23 am

Wanted
Utility trailer for hauling a riding lawn mower
319-461-4416

Wanted-Transmission for Dodge Dakota

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:21 am

Wanted
Automatic transmission for 1994 Dodge Dakota 4WD
319-591-0603

Tiller & Garden boxes

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:20 am

For Sale
Earthquake tiller
10 self watering garden boxes
319-648-3177

Couches

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:18 am

For Sale
Regular size couch – $25
Couch w/recliner – $50
319-653-5362

John boat w/trailer & Chevy Z71

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:17 am

For Sale
14 ft deep & wide John boat w/trailer and 15hp motor
1997 Chevy est cab Z71, V8, automatic
319-461-9913

Stroller, Game table & Play kitchen

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:15 am

For Sale
Baby stroller
Mini game table
Play kitchen w/accessories
319-653-5037

S10 Ext. Cab & AC Loader

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:12 am

For Sale
1991 S10 ext cab, 4×4, V6 automatic, w/topper, rusty – $650
AC Loader from WE45 tractor w/brackets & cylinders – $175
319-591-0603

33ft. Camper

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:08 am

For Sale
3ft tandem axle bumper hitch camper, queen size bed in back bedroom, power jack, lots of storage, appliances work, sleep 6-8
319-759-5164

Air Conditioner

Posted: Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 10:04 am

For Sale
3 Ton air conditioner and coil, works great – $400 obo
319-461-4381