Archive for October, 2012

Washington Hosts Ft. Madison for Volleyball Senior Night

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demons play their final home volleyball match tonight against Ft. Madison, and it is senior night.

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1A Region Eight Volleyball Preview

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 8:29 am

Two area teams start their journey to try and get to the state volleyball tournament tonight in class 1A region eight.

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1A Region Seven Volleyball Preview

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 8:28 am

Two area volleyball teams start their run at state in 1A Region seven tonight.

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October 16, 2012

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 8:24 am

Birthday Winner – Easton Davis, 2 Years
Anniversary Winners – Kerri & Ryan Hall

Traffic Stop Leads to Two Arrests

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 7:58 am

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A traffic stop in Washington last night has led to two people being arrested.  

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Head on Collision in Rural Washington County Kills Keota Woman

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A head-on collision that occurred yesterday has taken the life of a Keota woman.

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Weekend Rainfall Beneficial in Two Ways

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:29 am

Rainfall over the weekend proved to be beneficial in two different ways.  

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Marching Band Receives Honors in State Competitions

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Washington High School Marching Band has brought home honors from different state competitions.  

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Candidate Forum Next Week in Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The public is invited to a candidate forum next week in Kalona.

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Road Construction in Kalona Winding Down

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The 2012 Street Projects in Kalona are winding down.

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IMS Students attend Pursuing Victory with Honor Summit

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A select group of students at Iowa Mennonite School attended a leadership seminar earlier this month.

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Local Emergency Planning Committee Meeting Cancelled

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

This Friday’s Washington County Local Emergency Planning Committee meeting has been cancelled.  

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Still Time for Farmers to Help Grow Their Communities

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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There is still time for area farmers to help their local communities grow.  

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Mosquito and Public Health Pest Management Course Being Offered

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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A course for commercial pesticide applicators about mosquito and public health pest management is coming up next week.  

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Pillow Cleaning

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 2:26 am

Title: Pillow Cleaning
Description: Feather and foam pillows are being cleaned, sanitized and deodorized on Tuesday, November 6th from 8:30am to 4pm at the Kalona Mennonite Church. The event is sponsored by Kalona Mennonite WMSC.
Date: 2012-11-6

Supervisor Candidate Forum

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 1:00 am

Title: Supervisor Candidate Forum
Description: The Washington County Farm Bureau Board of Directors is holding a candidate forum at the Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room in Kalona on Monday, October 22nd. All candidates seeking supervisor positions in Districts 1, 2, and 4 will participate. The forum starts at 7pm.
Date: 2012-10-22

Harper K of C Fish Fry

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 12:59 am

Title: Harper K of C Fish Fry
Description: The Harper Knights of Columbus is sponsoring a Fish Fry on Friday, October 19th from 5 to 8pm at the KC Hall in Harper. Whole cat fish and the trimmings will be served. Proceeds go to the Scholarship Fund.
Date: 2012-10-19

Columbus Junction Trick or Treating

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 12:58 am

Title: Columbus Junction Trick or Treating
Description: The City of Columbus Junction will hold their residential trick or treating on Wednesday, October 31st from 5:30-7:30.
Date: 2012-10-31

Wellman Trick or Treating

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 12:55 am

Title: Wellman Trick or Treating
Description: The City of Wellman is holding their residential trick or treating on Wednesday, October 31st from 5:30-7:30.
Date: 2012-10-31

Accident on 190th Street

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 12:35 pm

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A head-on collision occurred this morning on 190th Street in northwest Washington County.

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