Archive for February, 2013

February 20, 2013

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 8:03 am

Birthday Winner – Katrina Weber, 17 Years, Harper

Potential for Snow on Thursday

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 6:26 am

While a snowstorm looms, the amount of snow we’ll receive is still uncertain.

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Washington County Taking Next Step Towards Mental Health Regionalization

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors met yesterday morning.

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Washington Schools Submitting Application for Safe Route Funding

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Washington School district is applying for grant money from the state of Iowa.

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Processors Encourage Deliveries Prior to Winter Storm

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 6:23 am

As the upcoming winter storm approaches, grain buyers from all over Iowa are looking to the skies with the hope of keeping a steady crop of corn and soybeans coming in for processing.

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HW 1 Reduced to One Lane

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Traffic on Highway 1 will continue to be affected by construction for most of the day.

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Seedlings Get Head Start Indoors

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Winter weather may be in the forecast but you can still give your green thumb a workout.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 1:01 pm

KCII General Manager Joe Nichols explains how the Home Shopping Extravaganza works.

February 19, 2013

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 9:11 am

Birthday Winner – Ruth Schaeffer, Washington

Demon Boys Finish Season with Loss to Solon

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon boy’s basketball team ended their season last night after losing to Solon 58-40.

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Demon Girls Play for State Tonight Against Xavier

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington demon girl’s basketball team plays for a chance to go to state tonight against Cedar Rapids Xavier.

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IMS Hosts BGM in Second Round of Postseason Basketball

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The IMS boys play their second round game of the postseason tonight when they host BGM.

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Washington School Board May Look for Other Ways to Pay for Boiler

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:25 am

After a month of reflection and feedback from the community, the Washington School Board may decide not to go forward with a bond issue.

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Alive After 5 Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Chamber’s next Alive After 5 will be held this today at the Chamber office from 5 to 7 p.m.

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WACO Officially Selects New Superintendent

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:23 am

WACO School District formally announced the hiring of a new superintendent at last night’s school board meeting.

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Students in Washington County Participating in Wellness Program

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:22 am

While adults in the county are busy with the Live Healthy Iowa 10 Week Wellness Challenge, the county’s students are as well.

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Washington High School Students Explore GMO’s

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:22 am

What do you know about biotechnology and genetically modified food? Science students at Washington High School want to find out.  

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Main Street Washington Launces New Website

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Main Street Washington has launched its new website at www.mainstreetwashington.org.

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Mary Hackert

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 8:52 pm

A memorial service for 86 year-old Mary Hackert of Richland will be held on Thursday at the Richland United Methodist Church in Richland.

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Shirley I. Long

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 1:35 pm

Celebration of life services for 82-year-old Shirley I. Long of Washington

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