Archive for December, 2012

Local Authorities Take Part in SWAT Training

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:26 am

On Thursday at the Washington High School around 30 members of local law enforcement agencies took part in special weapons and tactics drills.

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Main Street Washington Committee Offers Resources to Area Citizens and Business Owners

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Economic Restructuring Committee of Main Street Washington in conjunction with Main Street Iowa recently presented information to Washington business owners regarding market area within the city and county.

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Washington County Red Kettle Fundraiser Total Exceeds Last Years

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The final count shows Washington County’s red kettle fundraiser exceeded last years total.

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Evaluate Finances Before New Year

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:23 am

With the New Year just around the corner, it’s a good time to look at your families finances.

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ISU Extension Offers Winter Plant Care Advice

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With last weeks wintry precipitation the Iowa State University Extension has information on how to maintain your plants during the winter months.

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Winter Safety Tips from Occupational Therapist

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:21 am

After any snowfall, everyday activities like getting into your home can be dangerous.

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Helen Paine

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 10:28 pm
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Funeral Services for 88 year-old Helen Ruth Paine of Letts are Wednesday at 1:30 pm at the Letts United Methodist Church.

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Robert N. “Bob” Bruty

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 1:10 pm

Mass of the Resurrection for 74 year old Robert N. “Bob” Bruty of Washington will be held Monday, December 31st at 10:30 at St. James Catholic Church. Visitation will begin at 11am Sunday, December 30th at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 2:30 until 5pm. Prayer Services will be held at 2:30pm at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home. Interment will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Memorials have been established for Paws and More Animal Shelter or the Red Brick School. Online condolences may be sent for Bob’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com. The Jones & Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:55 am

30” LCD TV – $150
319-212-0337

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:54 am

3 drawer chest of drawers – $20
2 shelf stand – $20
319-656-3265

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:54 am

5 Xbox games – $5 apiece or $15 for all 5
319-461-4193

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:54 am

7×15 stock trailer 2 axles – $650
440 Massey snowmobile – $250
Chainsaw sharpener – $75
660-216-3715

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:53 am

13” TV w/VCR – $25
319-653-3472

GIVE AWAY

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:53 am

Kitchen stove
319-461-0363

GIVE AWAY

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:53 am

Electric hospital bed
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December 28, 2012

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:41 am

Birthday Winner – Grant Sojka, Riverside

Anniversary Winners – Liz & Westly Widmer, 50 Years, Washington

Keota Girl’s Basketball Take Hot Finish to First Half into Break

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Keota girl’s basketball team is sitting at 6-4 during the break.

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Keota Boys Hoping to Continue Teams Success

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Keota boy’s basketball team is sitting pretty with a 7-2 record.

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Obamacare Will Force Industry to Evolve

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A local health administrator believes the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare will force the industry to evolve.

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Henry County Deputy has Close Call

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A Henry County Sheriffs Deputy had a close call during last weeks post storm cleanup.

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