Archive for February, 2013

February’s Legislative Briefing Held Saturday

Posted: Sunday, February 17th, 2013 at 6:25 am
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The area’s legislators were at the Washington County Courthouse yesterday to hear from their constituents.

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Washington County Courthouse Safety

Posted: Sunday, February 17th, 2013 at 6:24 am

With the shooting earlier this week at the courthouse in NewCastle County, Delaware, many local governments are examining their security procedures.

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Demon Girls Move to the Regional Finals

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 9:45 pm

The Demon basketball team is moving on to the regional finals after they beat Keokuk Saturday night 59-52.

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Green Wins State at 113 Pounds

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 9:45 pm

Demon Wrestler Fletcher Green won the State Championship at 113 pounds at the state wrestling meet on Saturday.

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Washington Hosts Keokuk in Girls Post Season Basketball

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 8:45 am

The Washington Demon girls play their first game of the post season tonight when they host Keokuk after being off for a week.

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Demon’s Fletcher Heads to State Championship at 113

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 8:45 am

Washington Demon wrestler Fletcher Green has made it to the State Finals at 113 lbs.

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Mid-Prairie Girls Play for State Tonight

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 8:44 am

The Mid-Prairie girls play the regional final tonight for their chance to make it to the State tournament when they take on the Williamsburg Raiders at Cedar Rapids Prairie.

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Washington County Board’s Request for Dismissal Denied

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 6:26 am

A hearing on the Washington County Board of Supervisors motion to dismiss a lawsuit was held yesterday.

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Washington’s High Speed Chase Policy

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A high speed chase through at least 3 counties in the Des Moines Metro area early Thursday morning resulted in the death of the driver fleeing authorities, and the recovery of a missing child.

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Local Animal Shelter Offering Low-Cost Microchipping

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 6:23 am

In an effort to make the area’s pets easier to identify, the local animal shelter is offering low-cost microchipping this weekend.

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Celestial Activity Provides Learning Opportunity

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 6:23 am

In an unusual news day, the world woke yesterday to two remarkable events, both involving celestial objects.

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Wellman Budget Hearing Set

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The City of Wellman is nearly done with the next fiscal year’s budget.

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Washington County Extension to Host Seed Treatment Course

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Washington County Extension office will host a Seed Treatment Continuing Instructional Course for commercial pesticide applicators on Wednesday, February 27th.

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Shirley Wohler

Posted: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 5:56 am

Celebration of Life Service for 85 year-old Shirley Wohler of Sigourney will be Monday at 11am at Hope Lutheran Church in Sigourney.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, February 15th, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Aimee Enfield joins us today to talk about the Fabulous Formal Sale being held in Washington this weekend.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, February 15th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Tommy James, of Tommy James and the Shondells, talks about their concert in Riverside this weekend, and his autobiography Me, The Mob, and The Music.

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, February 15th, 2013 at 9:05 am

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Geese
Mini Horse (paint)
641-208-5359

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, February 15th, 2013 at 9:03 am

Three heaters, 90,000 btu, 11v – $75
150,000 btu, 110v – $100
97,000 btu – $65
319-461-0232

WANTED

Posted: Friday, February 15th, 2013 at 8:59 am

Elliptical, preferably Precore brand, but any newer model fine.
319-930-1914

February 15, 2013

Posted: Friday, February 15th, 2013 at 8:58 am

Birthday Winner – Jennifer Leonard, Keota

Anniversary Winners – Rhonda & David Gordon, 28 Years, Washington