Archive for June, 2012

June 16, 2012

Posted: Sunday, June 17th, 2012 at 7:22 am

Birthday winner: Randy Schroeder, Keswick
Anniversary winner: Ron and Karen Dillion, West Chester, 28 years

Board of Supervisors Discussing Many Items This Week

Posted: Sunday, June 17th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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At the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting this week, they will be discussing several items.  

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Loebsack Representative Holding Office Hours This Week

Posted: Sunday, June 17th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A representative from Congressman Dave Loebsack’s office is visiting southeast Iowa this week.  

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Keota City Council Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, June 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The City of Keota will hold their Council meeting tomorrow night.

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Volunteers Raise Large Sum for Keota School District

Posted: Sunday, June 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Keota School District held their Board of Education meeting last Thursday.

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Large Storm Rolls Through Area Last Night

Posted: Sunday, June 17th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A large area of severe weather rolled through southeast Iowa yesterday.

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1A and 2A Baseball Districts

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 9:54 am

The district pairings for 1A and 2A have been released for baseball. Here is the districts that area teams will be in.

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IMS and Lone Tree Reschedule Rain Out

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 9:45 am

The IMS and Lone Tree baseball game was rained out last night in the top of the second inning.

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For Sale

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 7:56 am

used red brick

attachment for snapper riding lawn mower

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For Sale

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 7:55 am

Gilson Cement Mixer, heavy duty, construction grade, 750

110 john deere, for parts, 150

looking for golf cart around 500

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Looking For: Garden Tool Shredder

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 7:41 am

looking for garden tool shredder

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For Sale

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 7:40 am

burn barrels and rain barrels, 10 dollars

kindling wood, camping wood

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Dry Ground Conditions Continue to Create Crop Issues

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The dry weather we have experienced lately is continuing to affect area crops says Jim Fawcett, ISU Extension Field Agronomist.  

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Farm Safety Day Held

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Sixty-Two area youth had the opportunity to learn about farm safety during the Progressive Agriculture Safety Day held recently at the Washington County Fairgrounds.  

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Last Chance for Pressure Canner Testing Monday

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Canning season will be here soon and the Washington County Extension is offering one last chance at the testing of dial gauge pressure canners Monday to help those who like to can get started.  

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Local Y Sustaining Drive Fundraising Campaign Continuing

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The annual fundraising campaign for the Washington and Wellman Y’s annual is still in progress.

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Rotary Presents Awards

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington Rotary Club held a ceremony recently and presented several awards.  

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Mid Prairie Addresses Central Office Request

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Mid Prairie held their Board of Education Meeting Monday.

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Wayland Lions Blood Drive a Success

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Wayland Lions held a blood drive on Thursday in honor of World Blood Donor Day.

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Kalona Days Continues Today

Posted: Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Kalona Days celebration continues today.

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