Archive for August, 2012

WMU Volleyball Ranked No. 15 in Preseason Poll

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Winfield Mt.Union Wovles made the preseason volleyball rankings this year for 1A.

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Demon Football Hosts Cross Country Senior Night on Friday

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 8:30 am

This Friday, the football team will recognize the Washington Cross Country team Seniors during the Mid-Prairie Washington game.

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Teenage Driver Cited from July Accident

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Citations have been issued to a driver involved in an accident on the south side of Washington. 

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Washington County Unemployment Numbers Remain Stable

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Unemployment figures in Washington County are showing no change based on information released yesterday.  

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Sewer Project Funding Part of Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:27 am

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Future funding for county sewer projects was the main focus of this week’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Special Class Offered in Response to Drought Conditions

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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In response to the drought, a class is being offered for swine producers.  

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Corn Fungus Could Affect Pork Producers

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:25 am

With this year’s drought, swine farmers are on the lookout for a fungus in their feed.

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Mid-Prairie Improves Wireless Network at Middle School

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

Mid-Prairie School District is upgrading its wireless network at one of its schools.

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Keota Prepares at WCRF Fall Grant Cycle

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:23 am

Now that the Washington County Riverboat Mini Grants have been given out, some communities are looking ahead to the fall cycle.

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Library Activities on Early Release Days

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Public Library is letting parents know of events planned for days when children have a scheduled early-release day.  

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More Awards Earned at the State Fair

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:21 am

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More results are being received from the State Fair and Washington County fared well in the competition.  

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Harry “Bill” Furnas

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 5:01 am

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Funeral services for 86 year old Harry “Bill” Furnas of Letts will be held at 12:00 Friday  at the Stacy-Lewis Funeral Home in Columbus Junction.  

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Floyd Gonterman

Posted: Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 at 11:23 am

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Celebration of life services for 85 year old Floyd Gonterman of Washington will be held at 11:00 Saturday at the Immanuel Lutheran Church.  

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WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 at 9:05 am

Cucumbers
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WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 at 9:05 am

Go Kart
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WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 at 9:04 am

Wooden headboard for queen-sized bed
Solid-colored brown couch
319-694-4565

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 at 9:04 am

Leather sofa – $600
Three Hull pottery pieces – $400
Two metal lunch pails – $45 obo on each
319-461-6920

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 at 9:04 am

Two Zebco fishing poles and tackle box – $25
Bookcase – $30
2001 Lincoln Town Car
319-461-1775

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 at 9:03 am

Three compound bows
Arrows
319-461-4913

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 at 9:03 am

Car luggage carrier – $40
Craftsman table saw 10” – $175
319-217-0788