Archive for April, 2012

Riding mower

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 9:21 am

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April 30, 2012

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 9:20 am

Birthday Winner – Jim Williams of Washington
Anniversary Winners – Robyn & Jim Feik

Loretta “Jean” Moody

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 8:52 am

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Visitation for 88 year old Loretta “Jean” Moody of Washington will be held from 12:00 to 7:00 Wednesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  Private family services will take place at a later date.  A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County.

Drake Relays Have Area Flavor

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 7:44 am

Several area athletes were on the big stage at the blue oval in Des Moines over the weekend for the 103rd running of the Drake Relays.

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MP Bests Washington in Penalty Kicks

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 7:41 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks and Washington Demons squared off in Wellman for an instant classic girls soccer match Friday.

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#8 IMS Takes Top Spot at Tourney

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 7:40 am

The #8 ranked IMS Boys soccer team played host at the IMS Soccer Invitational over the weekend and rolled through the competition.

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Board of Supervisors Holding a Public Hearing

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding a public hearing tomorrow as part of their meeting.  

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Old Medication Drop Off Successful

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Residents of Washington County had a chance to help stop prescription drug abuse over the weekend.  

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Permits for Dust Control Due Today

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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The Washington County Engineer’s Office is reminding residents that today is the deadline for getting a dust control permit in the county.  

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Kalona Quilt Show and Sale

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A local quilt show that attracts visitors from around the country had another successful year.

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Deadline for Animal Industry Scholarships Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Scholarship applications for upcoming college freshmen at Iowa State University majoring in animal science or an animal industry related field are due tomorrow.  

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Warm Spring Weather Helpful to Farmers This Year

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The early warmth of spring was very helpful for area farmers.  

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Stringtown Grocery Proposes New Location

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Stringtown grocery is making steps to open a new store.

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Kalona Sidewalk Quilts

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Downtown Kalona is attracting visitors with their quilts.

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KCII News Receives Awards

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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KCII has been recognized by the Iowa Broadcast News Association for some of its work in news reporting for last year.  

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William “Bill” Nisly

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 5:07 am

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Celebration of life service for 93 year old William “Bill” Nisly of Kalona will be held at 11:00 Friday at the Sunnyside Conservative Mennonite Church in Kalona.  

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Laura Fuhlman

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 7:41 pm

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Funeral services for 82 year old Laura M. Fuhlman of Muscatine will be held at 10:30 on Thursday at the George M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services.

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Gene Finley Jr.

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 7:10 pm

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Funeral Services for 75 year old Gene Finley Jr. of Cedar Rapids will be at 11:00 Wednesday at the Sorden Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree.

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Clarence E. Lewis

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 8:10 am

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Funeral services for 81 year-old Clarence E. Lewis of Wayland will be held at 1:00 Wednesday at the Independent Bible Church in Wayland.

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April 29, 2012

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 7:31 am

Birthday winner — Carol Martins