Archive for October, 2012

October 25, 2012

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 9:06 am

Birthday Winner – Donald Schantz, 80 Years

Washington Pulls Out the First Round Win, Travel to Winterset on Monday

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demons had to be persistent last night, and persistence paid off, earning them the 28-14 win over Norwalk to advance to round two in the 3A state football playoffs.

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Mid-Prairie Moves to Monday

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 8:29 am

For the second straight game Mid-Prairie built and early lead and rode their running game to victory.

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WACO Falls in First Round Game

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 8:28 am

WACO dropped their first round playoff game last night to Lynnville-Sully 28-8.

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Washington Page/In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 8:00 am

For today’s interview program we’ll talk to Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar about an incident at the Washington County Jail last year. Dunbar also responds to accusations made in the opinion section of a Des Moines media source.

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Unemployment Drops in Washington County

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 6:25 am

According to new numbers, unemployment dropped in Washington County during September.

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Accident Sends Two to Hospital

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A three vehicle collision in Henry County at noon on Tuesday sent a New London woman and a Fairfield man to the hospital.

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New Main Street Washington Executive Director

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Sarah Sadrakula was recently named Executive Director of Main Street Washington.

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Boil Order Lifted in West Chester

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Residents of West Chester once again have running water.

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Governor Honors Wrestling Great Dan Gable

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 6:20 am

In honor of wrestling great Dan Gable, Governor Terry Branstad has declared this Dan Gable Day.

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Local Football Scores 10/24/12

Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 10:59 pm

Washington 28    Norwalk 14

Pella 38 Keokuk 14

Winterset 28 Fairfield 7

Williamsburg 35 Carlisle 7

Mid-Prairie 24   PCM -Monroe 7

BGM   24   Highland   17

Montezuma   35    Lone Tree   21

Lynnville-Sully    28    Waco   8

Bondurant-Farrar   34   Louisa-Muscatine  28

Mediapolis   56    Davis Co   0

Maquoketa Valley   21   Sigourney-Keota   14

Miyanna ChristieAnn Armstrong

Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 9:57 pm

Graveside Services for Miyanna ChristieAnn Armstrong will be at 5:00 PM on Friday at the Sharon Hills Cemetery in Kalona. The Peterseim Funeral Home of Kalona is in charge of arrangements.

Winifred Brown

Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 8:21 pm

Celebration of Life Service for 94 year old Winifred Brown of Sigourney will be held at 10:30 AM Saturday at the Lancaster Christian Church.

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Bryon Lee Jackson

Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 7:57 pm
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Celebration of Life Services for 37 year-old Bryon Lee Jackson will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday  at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

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WACO’s Playoff Game Will Be Delayed do to Bus Accident

Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 4:47 pm

The WACO playoff football game will be delayed due to a bus accident.

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Washington County Sheriff Responds to Accusations

Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 1:59 pm

An opinion piece featured in a recent edition of a Des Moines media source has caused a stir in Washington County.

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Accident Sends Two to Hospital

Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 12:32 pm

A three vehicle collision in Henry County at noon on Tuesday sent a New London woman and a Fairfield man to the hospital.

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Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 8:58 am

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Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 8:58 am

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