Archive for November, 2012

Local American Legion Post Celebrates Veterans

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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For Veterans Day on Sunday, some local veterans groups had special events.

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Washington City Council Considers Finances

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:24 am

One Washington City Council member will be continuing to do special financial reports on the city’s budget.  

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Kalona Evaluating Burning Ordinance

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona will be reviewing their burning ordinance following some input from concerned citizens.

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Local Non-Profit Makes Large Donation

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A local non-profit has answered a challenge from an international ministry.

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Duane H. Alliman

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 7:56 pm
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Celebration of Life services for 82 year-old Duane H. Alliman of Wayland will be Tuesday at 10:00 AM at the Independent Bible Church in Wayland.

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Jean A. Hall

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 7:49 pm

Funeral Services for 83 year-old Jean A. Hall of Washington, will be Thursday  at 10:30 AM at the Ainsworth Community Church.

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Maynard J. Smith

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 7:48 pm
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Funeral Services for 72 year-old Maynard J. Smith, formerly of West Liberty and Kalona will be held Thursday, November 15th at 11am at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.

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Marr Park Septic Improvement Ongoing

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 10:27 am

A new septic system at Marr Park near Ainsworth is still in the early stages of work.

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Veterans Day

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Today is Veterans Day.

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Weight Limit Extension Ends Next Weekend

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Farmers can carry bigger loads from the fields for one more week.

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Kalona Evaluating Burning Ordinance

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona will be reviewing their burning ordinance following some input from concerned citizens.

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Demons Girl’s Basketball Look to Defend Conference

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington girl’s basketball team plays their first game next Saturday at the Iowa Hall of pride game against WACO.

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Washington Wrestling Must Travel to Success

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 8:29 am

The Washington Demon wrestling team gets practice started this week, but don’t have their first meet for a couple of weeks.

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Washington Boy’s Basketball Starts Quick

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 8:28 am

The Demon boy’s basketball team starts their practices this week, and will go straight into the Iowa Hall of pride game against WACO in a week.

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2012 Election Sees Big Turnout

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Washington County saw a big turnout at the various precincts Tuesday night.

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Washington Police Chief Recommends Updates for Officer Safety

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:25 am
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In the annual report of Washington Police Chief Greg Goodman, two long-term priorities were highlighted.

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Washington City Council Approves New Goals and Reviews Previous Goals

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:24 am
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The Washington City Council has now approved a list of five goals they hope to give attention to over the next couple years.  

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Washington County Conservation Board to Plan Celebration and Upcoming Projects

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Conservation Board is looking ahead to celebrating their 50th year of existence.  

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Veterans Day Observance on Monday

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A local American Legion will be sponsoring a Veterans Day observance on Monday.

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Drought Continues in Iowa

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The drought that started this summer persists in the State of Iowa.

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