Archive for February, 2013

Highland Girls Move on in Post Season

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 8:28 am

The Highland girls pick up a win in the post season, beating Wapello 44-34.

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Washington County Courthouse Safety

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 6:25 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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Contracts Renewed, Amended at Washington County Board Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 6:24 am

During a brief Washington County board meeting, contracts were renewed and amended.

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US 2013 Corn Exports Predicted to be Down

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The USDA released its World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report on Friday, predicting that US 2013 corn exports will be down, due to increased competition largely from Brazil, but also from Mexico, India, and the Ukraine.

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4-H Fire Up Creates Excitement

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Washington County 4-H Council and the Washington County Extension Office sponsored a 4-H fire up event over the weekend.

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Watch Iowa Senate Live

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A new resource allows Iowans to watch the state legislature live, without traveling to the Capitol.

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Religious Season of Lent Begins

Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Today begins the Lenten season, an important part of the Christian calendar.

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Arthur John “Art” Witthoft

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 2:49 pm
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Celebration of life services for 98-year-old Arthur John “Art” Witthoft of Washington

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Contracts Renewed, Amended at Washington County Board Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 12:00 pm

During a brief Washington County board meeting, contracts were renewed and amended.

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Charles F. “Chick” Miller

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 11:31 am
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A celebration of life for 92-year-old Charles F. “Chick” Miller of Washington

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FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 9:20 am

Elliptical machine with accessories – $75
319-458-9229

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 9:19 am

Women’s bicycle
319-461-3550

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 9:19 am

Used tires P175 70 R14
319-653-6911

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 9:19 am

Fish tank 55 gallon or larger
Beer signs memorabilia
Wooden beer keg
319-936-3770

February 12, 2012

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 9:18 am

Birthday Winner – Beth Dillon, 18 Years, Washington

Washington Hosts Williamsburg in Last Home Game

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon boys finish up their regular season this week with a couple of games, starting with a home stand tonight against Williamsburg.

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Second Half Rally Comes Up Short For Mid-Prairie

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 8:29 am

A slow start doomed the Mid-Prairie boys basketball team as they fell 62-44 Monday night in the first round of district play at Iowa City Regina.

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WMU Boys Defeat Maharishi in First Round

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 8:28 am

The Winfield Mt-Union boys won their first tournament round last night, beating Maharishi 63-35.

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Washington Council Holding Final Budget Work Session

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The Washington City Council will meet in special session to discuss the budget this evening.

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Search Underway for Mid-Prairie’s Next High School Principle

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Mid-Prairie School District has begun their search for new principals.

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