Archive for July, 2012

DNR Begins Lake Odessa Drawdown

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is in the process of lowering water levels at the Lake Odessa Complex.

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Riverside Decision Avoids Easement Fee

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The route for lift station #3 in Riverside has been decided.

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Kalona Optimist Blood Drive Surpasses Goal

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Drive held in Kalona earlier this week was a success.

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Nancy L. Anderson

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

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Private family services for 66 year old Nancy L. Anderson of Washington will be held at a later date.  A memorial has been established to the Assembly of God Church.  The Jones-Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Washington Page – Lexi Marek

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Lexi Marek from the 4-H County Council talks about the livestock judging events happening at the Washington County Fair.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – Logan Moeller

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 10:59 am

Logan Moeller from the 4-H County Council talks about the Dunk Tank at the Washington County Fair next week.

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Accident Near Kalona Yesterday Injures Driver

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 9:02 am

An accident near Kalona yesterday afternoon has injured one person. 

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#6 Lisbon One-hits IMS

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 8:16 am

The Lisbon offense got going early while the Lion’s pitching staff held the IMS offense down all night en route to an 8-0 shut out win in the second round of district play at Highland High School Thursday night.

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Washington Takes a Crack at Fairfield in Round One

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 8:15 am

The Washington Demons play their first sub-state playoff game tonight in Oskaloosa against a team that the Demons could not figure out completely in the regular season, Fairfield.

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Lone Tree Advances to District Final

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 8:14 am

The Lone Tree Lions stayed alive in the sub-state playoff’s last night with a 5-2 win over Burlington Notre Dame.

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July 13, 2012

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 8:12 am

Birthday winner — Barbara Wilson of Lone Tree

Drought in Southeast Iowa Becoming Worse

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The National Climatic Data Center has released the most recent drought information and conditions in southeast Iowa are still getting worse.  

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New Director at Washington County Organization

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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An organization that helps Washington County’s charitable programs has hired a new leader.  

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Volunteer Celebrates Birthday with 4-H Members

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A Washington resident who has been long associated with 4-H celebrated a special day with other 4-H members recently.

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River Junction Tractor Ride Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The River Junction Tractor Ride will roll through Kalona this year.

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Former Mayor to Help in Riverside

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Riverside is enlisting the help of a former mayor during the City Clerk transition.

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New Items at Washington County Fair This Year

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Washington County Fair is set to kick off on Sunday and there are many new activities being offered this year.  

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Learn at Lunch Reservations due Today

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Reservations for Monday’s Learn at Lunch meeting are due.  

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Columbus Junction Hires Police Officer

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The City of Columbus Junction has filled its vacant police officer position.

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Nancy Jo Richardson

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 5:14 am

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Celebration of life services for 75 year old Nancy Jo Richardson of Washington will be 10:30 Monday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  

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