Archive for March, 2013

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 9:00 am

1998 Volkswagon convertible, 120K miles
Various types of mowers/yard tools
319-657-4431

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 8:59 am

4000-watt generator with 110 and 120 plug – $300
7-Up soda pop machine – $200
Various hand tools
641-660-7128

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 8:58 am

Side Car 1984 Vetters w/accessories – $1,200 or trade
319-931-6385

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 8:58 am

2007 Chevy truck, extended cab, 95K miles – $26,500 obo
319-759-1114

WANTED

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 8:57 am

Golf putter to use at Lending Hands for an activity. If you have one, please drop off at Lending Hands, 301 Hwy 1 & 92 North, or call 319-653-2661

March 22, 2013

Posted: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 at 8:55 am

Birthday Winner – Dawn Hesseltine, 58 years, Brighton

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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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Nancy Adrian with the Brighton Chamber of Commerce talks about this weekends Brighton Egg Hunt.

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