Archive for March, 2013

IHSAA Makes Official Statement on Olympic Wrestling

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 8:30 am

Right before the state wrestling tournament, the International Olympic Committee announced that wrestling would not be an Olympic sport in 2020.

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Cold Weather Keeps Runners of the Track

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 8:30 am

With the cold weather, the outdoor track and field season has been stalled for many teams.

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Radioactive Bingo Winner

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 8:01 am

The winner of KCII’s Radioactive Bingo contest has been announced. Nita Lovick (loe-vick) of Washington has won and will “live free for a month.” The prize includes $1,500 to pay bills, $250 to the Washington Hy-Vee and $250 to the Washington Fareway.

Riverboat Foundation Seeks Two Directors

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 6:28 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation is seeking two directors and applications are available on the group’s website.

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Chickens May Be Allowed in City

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 6:26 am

Residents of Washington have addressed members of the Washington City Council stating that they wish to have chickens in the city.

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Home Improvement Grants Available

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 6:24 am

Tracy Achenbach of the East Central Iowa Housing Trust Fund gave a short presentation at the supervisor’s meeting Tuesday morning.

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U.S. Meat Inspector Furlough Avoided

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

The potential furlough, that threatened to stall the food production chain in the country, has been avoided through action in Congress.

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Iowa Mennonite School Students Participate in Interterm Week

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

Students at Iowa Mennonite School left the classroom, and in some cases left the state, this week.

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Workshop for the Blind Offered

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Iowa Department for the Blind is hosting a vision loss resource fair in Muscatine on April 10th from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at the New Hope United Methodist Church.

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Louisa County Habitat for Humanity Groundbreaking Ceremony Tonight

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 6:21 am

With twelve completed houses under their belt, Louisa County Habitat for Humanity is ready to start on number thirteen.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 12:44 pm

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 9:38 am

1990 Chevy Silverado ext. cab, 400 turbo – $1,900
319-217-0788

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 9:38 am

Four Michelin Energy MXV tires, 205×60x14 with 3/4 tread – $50 each or $190 for all
319-936-6691 or 319-656-2991 after 5pm

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 9:37 am

Eddie Bauer travel system, infant car seat with base and stroller – $75
319-461-0865

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 9:36 am

1983 Chevy Conversion Van, no rust, all highway miles, runs great – $4,000
319-461-1448

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 9:36 am

Gold Oat Straw in square bales
319-653-4770

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 9:36 am

2006 GMC Sierra extended cab 4wd, 5.3 V8, 62K miles – $17,000
641-919-0094

GARAGE SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 9:35 am

Wayland City Wide Garage Sales
May 3rd and 4th, 2013
319-256-3276

March 21, 2013

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 9:33 am

Birthday Winner – Erin Mills, 13 Years, Ainsworth

Freshmen Heavy Mid-Prairie Gears Up for Outdoor Track

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Mid-Prairie boy’s track and field team is a young team this year, with not many seniors.

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