Archive for August, 2012

Rainfall Helps to Ease Drought Conditions Across Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:28 am

[simage=3997,400,n,center]

The latest drought monitor is showing southeast Iowa conditions improving slightly.  

Read the rest of this entry »

Washington Resident Talks about Meeting US President

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

[simage=4002,400,y,center]

A Washington resident was able to take part in two unique experiences recently.  

Read the rest of this entry »

Home Sales Forecasted to Remain Strong

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Interest rates are at a very low point, prompting an increase in home sales.  

Read the rest of this entry »

Local Paralympian Making Appearance in Fairfield Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:24 am

There’s an opportunity to meet a U.S. paralympian tomorrow in Fairfield.

Read the rest of this entry »

IMS Welcoming Foreign Exchange Students

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Iowa Mennonite School is taking full advantage of foreign exchange programs this year.

Read the rest of this entry »

Area Organizations Able to Start Projects after Receiving WCRF Mini Grants

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:22 am

[simage=1203,200,n,left]

Area organizations can start their projects after receiving funds from The Washington County Riverboat Foundation.  

Read the rest of this entry »

Ollie Resident Contributes to Record Donation at State Fair

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:21 am

An Ollie native contributed to a record donation to a national charity.

Read the rest of this entry »

The Red Flag Horseless Carriage Tour

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 4:31 pm

Title: The Red Flag Horseless Carriage Tour
Description: The Red Flag Horseless Carriage Tour is holding a four day event starting Wednesday, September 26th and running through Saturday, September 29th showcasing vintage vehicles with the tour from New London to Brighton on Saturday, September 29th. For more information, contact Jeff Krug at 319-931-2300.
Start Date: 2012-09-26
End Date: 2012-09-29

Washington Page – Charla Howard

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 11:01 am

In the first of a two part program, Charla Howard from Golden Crest Realty talks about a recent conference she attended and about the housing market.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Doris Ellen Rich

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 10:56 am

[simage=3999,400,n,center]
Graveside services for 98 year old Doris Ellen Rich of Washington will be held at 11:00 Saturday at the Eicher Cemetery in rural Wayland.

Read the rest of this entry »

WANTED

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 9:00 am

Unwanted building supplies
319-936-9290

WANTED

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 9:00 am

Buying scrap metal, batteries, copper wire – pick up is available. Call for current prices.
319-461-3071

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 8:59 am

Three Snowblowers, Push Mower – $50 for all
319-936-9290

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 8:59 am

18-foot Rinker Boat inboard 120 hp Mercruiser – $2200
319-461-3071

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 8:58 am

2 dogs
319-930-7354

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 8:58 am

New bicycle – $100
Window A/C Unit – $50
Hospital Bed – $50
319-594-4062

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 8:58 am

2002 Dodge Dakota club cab truck, excellent condition, less than 61,000 miles – $7,500.00 obo
319-212-0453

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 8:57 am

Brown sofa (England) for sale – $300
Chair – $150
319-759-2249

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 8:57 am

Clarinet. New pads. Good condition. Comes with case and cleaning brush – $275.
319-461-4930 leave message.

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 8:56 am

Yearling, registered Angus Heifer, ready to breed – $1200.00
Chrome Dee Zee Grille Guard, fits 1994-2001 Dodge truck – $300
319-461-7244