Archive for June, 2012

State Ranked Battle on KCII Between Washington and Mid-Prairie

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 8:14 am

The No.7 Washington softball team will host No. 4 in 3A Mid-Prairie tonight for a doubleheader.

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Lone Tree at Middle Point of Long Week

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 7:45 am

The Lone Tree baseball team will play game four of six in five days tonight when they go to West Liberty.

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Board of Supervisors Hear Update on Mental Health System

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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During their meeting yesterday, the Washington County Board of Supervisors heard an update on the county’s mental health system. 

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Washington City Council Set to Amend Water Rates

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council is set to adopt an ordinance changing the water rates.  

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Washington County Unemployment Numbers Continue Downward Trend

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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May unemployment figures released by the Iowa Workforce Development show a decrease in claims for a third straight month.  

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WACO District Seeks 4-day School Week

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:25 am

WACO school district has gotten approval from its Board to pursue a four day school week.

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Sign Up Open for Fall College Classes

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Sign ups for college fall classes are available for anyone interested.  

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Kalona to Apply for Mini Grants

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona will be applying for mini grants through the Washington County Riverboat Foundation.

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SE Iowa Research Farm Celebrates 25 Years Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:22 am

South East Iowa Research Farm will celebrate 25 years tomorrow.

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First Day of Summer Today

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The official start of summer begins this evening, making today the year’s longest day with over 15 hours of sunlight.  

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Trek Fest

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 2:49 am

Title: Trek Fest
Description: Trek Fest is being held in Riverside on June 29th and June 30th. Activities include a parade, pet show, volleyball tournament, antique car show and costume contest. Trek Fest begins Friday at 5pm with the opening of food stands and the beer garden.
Date: 2012-06-30

Brighton Day Camps

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 2:49 am

Title: Brighton Day Camps
Description: Day camps are being offered in Brighton for youths who have completed kindergarten through 3rd grade will be held July 24th through the 27th and from July 31st through August 3rd. Camps are held from 9am to 3pm. Registration deadline is July 6th . Contact the Washington County Extension to get registered at (319)653-4811.
Date: 2012-07-24

Trek Fest

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 2:48 am

Title: Trek Fest
Description: Trek Fest is being held in Riverside on June 29th and June 30th. Activities include a parade, pet show, volleyball tournament, antique car show and costume contest. Trek Fest begins Friday at 5pm with the opening of food stands and the beer garden.
Date: 2012-06-30

Independence Day Fireworks

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 2:47 am

Title: Independence Day Fireworks
Description: A number of local communities will be celebrating Independence Day this year. There will be fireworks on the fourth in Washington, Sigourney, Wayland, Hills, Mt Pleasant and Wellman. There will be fireworks on the 3rd for Kalona/Shiloh and a display during Trek Fest in Riverside on Saturday, June 30th.
Date: 2012-07-04

Washington Page – Cris Gaughan

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Cris Gaughan from the Washington Y talks about their Girls Camp happening July 30 – August 3.

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GARAGE SALE

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 9:12 am

Friday, June 22nd, 3-8pm
1703 Ginkgo Avenue, between Wellman and West Chester on Ginkgo Ave. (W38) at the intersection of 170th Street. Use North shop door.
Lots of GREAT children’s clothes : boys 0-4T and girls 0-5T, maternity clothes, toys, Fenton glass, handmade baby cradle, home decor and much more !!!

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 9:12 am

Five Acres of Land with Trees
319-648-3177

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 9:12 am

Oak Entertainment Center for 32” TV – $75
Suede Rocker Recliner – $50
27” TV w/VCR and CD Player – $20
319-863-7143

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 9:11 am

Gilson Cement Mixer, 220v – $750
18.4 26” 10 Ply Tractor Tires – $75 for pair
Big Dipper for Rock
660-216-3715

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 9:11 am

Cub Cadet Riding Mower, 54” deck, 27hsp engine – $1800
319-653-1735