Archive for December, 2012

Grassley Hopeful for Wind Energy Tax Credit Extension

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The window for extending the Wind Energy Tax Credit seems to be closing, but supporters are still hopeful.

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HyVee Hosts Blood Drive

Posted: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Washington HyVee is hosting a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center this afternoon.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 9:21 am

40 bales grass hay – $80 each
641-777-6010

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 9:21 am

Delta table saw w/accessories – $65
641-777-8165

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 9:20 am

5 gal fish aquarium – $25
Dinnerware for 8 – $30
319-461-1775

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 9:20 am

Blizec snow tires 225-55 16 – $80 for both
319-471-6990

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 9:20 am

Pool Table
641-777-8165

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 9:19 am

RV, large
319-471-6990

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 9:19 am

Stationary bike
319-653-4181

GIVE AWAY

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 9:18 am

20” color TV
319-461-1775

December 26, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 8:33 am

Birthday Winner – Hannah McBeth, 8 Years

Demon Girls Practice to Keep Their Offense Hot After the Break

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon girl’s basketball team finished 8-2 in the first half of their season and shot 33.8 percent from the field and 54.2 percent from the free throw line.

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Stalled Demon Offense Could Lead to New Starters After the Break

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Demon boy’s basketball team struggled the first half of their season, going into the break with a 1-6 record, their only win coming against Durant on November 30.

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Demon Wrestling is Perfect Through the Break

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington wrestling team showed their dominance in the first half of the season and is undefeated in duals.

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Washington School Board Preparing for Evaluations

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Washington Community School District Board is preparing for its annual evaluation of Superintendent Dr. Mike Jorgenson.

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Kalona Chamber Receives Funds for New Tour Bus

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am

One of the biggest tourist draws in the area will soon be welcoming a new addition.

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Reasons Behind Lower Gas Prices

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A local gas station owner is providing some reasons for why gas prices have dropped.

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Temple Graduates Military Training

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Army Private Nicholas A. Temple has graduated from basic training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina.

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Brighton Receives Requested Audit

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Auditor of State has released the audit of a Washington County city.

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Kirkwood to Offer free Classes to Learn English

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Kirkwood Washington Center has an upcoming free course to teach basics of the English language for non-native speakers.  Kirkwood-Washington Director Tera Pickens writes that the class will be taught by a local resident: Isabella Santoro.

The class is meant for adults from all language backgrounds and abilities.  It begins in about a month at the start of Kirkwood’s Spring Semester.  There is a level-one English literacy class, and a level two English class.  They will be meeting Mondays and Wednesday evenings. Registration is required.