Archive for November, 2012

Preventing Food-borne Illness on Thanksgiving

Posted: Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Health Inspector has some ideas for staying healthy during Thanksgiving.

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Local Government Offices Closed for Thanksgiving

Posted: Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

A reminder that city offices are closed today for Thanksgiving.

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Washington to Purchase Recycling Dumpster for Downtown

Posted: Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am
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Downtown Washington residents will soon have a large recycling dumpster available for their use.

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Thanksgiving Offers Opportunity to Assess Loved One’s Needs

Posted: Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 at 6:23 am

As the family gathers for the Thanksgiving holiday, it may be a good time to assess the needs of older family members.

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Extra Traffic Control for Thanksgiving

Posted: Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 at 6:23 am

With more motorists hitting the road for Thanksgiving, local law enforcement is taking part in a statewide effort to keep the roads safe before and after the holiday.

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Louisa County Habitat for Humanity’s Latest House Nearly Complete

Posted: Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Louisa County Habitat for Humanity house going up in Columbus City is nearing completion.

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Lola Jean Wathen

Posted: Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 at 6:21 am
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Private memorial  services for 76 year old Lola Jean Wathen of Columbus Junction will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be left to the family at lewisfuneralhome.com. The Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services is handling the arrangements

Traffic Stop Leads to Methamphetamine Bust

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 3:31 pm

A routine traffic stop today led to the arrest of a Fairfield man.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Today we talk to Steve Roth, the founder of the Washington Track Club, about this weekend’s Jingle Bell 5K.

Rosemary Nemmers

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 10:02 am

Private family interment for 88 year old Rosemary Nemmers of Washington will take place at Elm Grove Cemetery at a later date. Condolences may be sent to her family at jonesfh.com. The Jones & Eden Funeral Home is assisting with the arrangements.

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 9:01 am

1985 Camaro 350 V8, like new transmission, good motor – $700
319-541-1896

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 9:00 am

Twenty 8ft. long 3ft. tall white panels of vinyl fencing plus gate. Includes all posts and caps – $1000.00 obo
Kirby Diamond vacuum with attachments, 5 years old, has all paperwork – $300.00 obo
6×8 utility shed – $150.00 obo
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319-212-0529

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 9:00 am

14 cu ft GE fridge – $200 obo
319-591-8110

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 9:00 am

Volvo station wagon – $600 obo
319-383-2058

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 8:59 am

Butchering hogs
319-461-8834

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 8:59 am

Beer signs, lights, mirrors
Iowa/Nebraska tickets
319-936-3770

November 21, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 8:56 am

Birthday Winner – Jennifer Lisauskas, 10 years

Highland and Mid-Prairie Tie at Jamboree

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 8:29 am

Mid-Prairie and Highland tied in their half of basketball last night at the Jamboree 26-26.

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IMS Falls at the Jamboree, But Look at the Positives

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 8:28 am

The IMS boy’s basketball team put up some points at the Mid-Prairie Jamboree, but lost to West Branch 41-25.

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WMU Stays Undefeated in SEISC

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 8:27 am

Columbus Junction came up short last night against WMU losing 39-33 in a battle of 1-0 teams.

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