Archive for March, 2013

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 9:06 am

Samsung Verizon 4G LTE WiFi Home Hotspot internet device – $150 obo (service not included)
319-458-0380

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 9:06 am

Portable dishwasher – $100 obo
319-458-0268 after 4:30 p.m.

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 9:05 am

Oak table and six heavy oak chairs, 3 years old – $300 obo
319-648-5931

March 20, 2013

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 9:05 am

Birthday Winner – Ronnie Goodwin, Brighton

PM Sports Page Will Start Late Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Due to National Ag week and the 6PM special edition news magazines, the PM sports page tonight will be delayed until around 6:30.

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Coker Hits Twenty-One Feet in Long Jump as Top Finisher for Washington at UNI

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demons traveled to the Dickinson Relays at UNI last night, and had a few top 25 finishes

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Local Unemployment Rates Released

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Iowa’s January unemployment rate is at 5-percent, while the nation’s unemployment rate for the same time period was at 7.9-percent, according to statistics released from Iowa Workforce Development.

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College Fair at Washington High School

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

Approximately 60 colleges, universities and military branches will be represented at the Washington High School College Fair next Wednesday, March 27th, in the high school gym.

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Cattlemen to Host Dinner

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

This Saturday at 6 p.m. the Washington County Cattlemen will hold their banquet at the Washington County Conservation Center out at Marr Park. T

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Riverside Council’s Decision Creates New Position at City Hall

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

The City of Riverside will begin advertising for a part-time position at city hall.

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School Board to Meet in Special Session Tomorrow

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

A special meeting of the Washington Community School District School Board will be held tomorrow.

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Daylily Program Next Week

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

Today is the first day of spring and next week the master gardeners will be hosting a free program open to the public on Tuesday, March 26th, at 6:30 p.m. at the extension office.

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Community Survey to Reach Kalona Residents Next Month

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

A draft survey was presented to the Kalona City Council at their meeting Monday.  

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Two Local Districts Faring Well in Statewide Contest

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Two Washington County School Districts are in the running to win a statewide contest.

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Packwood Lions Club Pork Chop Supper

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 3:47 am

Title: Packwood Lions Club Pork Chop Supper
Description: The Packwood Lions Club Pork Chop Supper will be served Saturday, April 6th from 5 to 7pm at the Packwood Community Room. A free will donation will be accepted.
Date: 2013-04-06

Washington Concert Association Presents Red Campion

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 3:46 am

Title: Washington Concert Association Presents Red Campion
Description: The Washington Concert Association will present Red Campion vocal quintet at 3pm Sunday, March 24th, at the Washington Community Center. Admission is $15 at the door. High School students are free.
Date: 2013-03-24

5K Family Fun Run

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 3:46 am

Title: 5K Family Fun Run
Description: A 5K Family Fun Run will be held Saturday, April 13th, with registration beginning on the Washington square at 8:30 and the race starting at 10. Registration fee is $25. All proceeds go to The Above and Beyond Cancer Million Dollar Marathon. Call 515-779-8769 for more information.
Date: 2013-04-13

5K Family Fun Run

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 3:45 am

Title: 5K Family Fun Run
Description: A 5K Family Fun Run will be held Saturday, April 13th, with registration beginning on the Washington square at 8:30 and the race starting at 10. Registration fee is $25. Register by March 29th for a t-shirt. All proceeds go to The Above and Beyond Cancer Million Dollar Marathon. Call 515-779-8769 for more information.
Date: 2013-03-29

Caregiver Support Group

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 3:45 am

Title: Caregiver Support Group
Description: The Caregiver Support Group is meeting Thursday, March 21st at 2pm at Halcyon House. The theme is “Explaining the Difference between Alzheimer’s and Dementia. For more information call 653-2661.
Date: 2013-03-21

IMS Skating Party

Posted: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 3:44 am

Title: IMS Skating Party
Description: Iowa Mennonite School is holding a prospective student skating party on Friday, April 5th from 7 to 9pm at the Wellman Skating Rink. This is for students in 6 through 8th grades who are interested in attending IMS.
Date: 2013-04-05