Archive for March, 2013

Kalona Building Committee to Meet Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The second meeting of the newly formed Kalona building committee is scheduled for tomorrow night.

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Fairfield Bypasses 459,000 Gallons into Crow Creek

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Residents of Fairfield were advised to stay away from the area where their wastewater plant discharges into Crow Creek, after an incident Sunday.

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Conservation Board to Discuss Paving Trail

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Open bids and discussion of paving of a trail will be discussed by the Washington County Conservation Board tomorrow, March 13th, at their meeting at 4:30.

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Sooie! – Derby Show Offered at County Fair

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 6:21 am

While the 4-H Derby Swine Show at the Iowa State Fair has been discontinued this year, the Washington County Fair will still offer the show.

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Farrel E. Rees

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 5:01 pm

Funeral services for 80-year-old Farrel E. Rees of Columbus Junction

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Frances M. Boese

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 4:43 pm

A celebration of life for 84-year-old Frances M. Boese of Mt. Pleasant

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Area Closures

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 1:05 pm

Highland buses will travel on hard surfaces only until further notice

Riverside VFW Post 6414 closed due to flooding

Road Closures

Kiwi Avenue between 110th and Hwy 22

130th Street, west of Hwy 1

Willow Avenue, south of 130th Street

Intersection of Nutmeg, Orange and Poplar Avenues Southeast of Kalona

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:05 am

Treadmill, new December 2012 – $350 obo
319-548-2921

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:05 am

Treadmill, new December 2012 – $350 obo
319-548-2921

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:04 am

Three new (never used) 55-gallon fish tanks – $50 each or $125 for all three
319-656-3788

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:04 am

Used Amana refrigerator – $200
319-458-0545

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:03 am

Firewood – $100, can deliver
319-548-2646

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:03 am

Dress shirts
319-653-3010

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:03 am

Power washer with accessories – $250
319-400-8711

March 11, 2013

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:02 am

Birthday Winner – Stacy Wolcott, Kalona

Anniversary Winners – Leann & Paul Reed, 36 Years, Washington

Thomas E. English

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 8:31 am

Celebration of life services for 88-year-old Thomas E. English of Washington will be held Friday (3/15) at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church with Pastor Jim Stiles officiating.

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Highland Boys Have Five Players Earn Post Season Awards

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Highland had three players make the all conference list and two honorable mentions for boy’s basketball.

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Columbus Junction Boys have Two Honorable Mentions on the All-Conference Team

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 8:29 am

Columbus Junction had two players make honorable mention on the All Southeast Iowa Superconference team.

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Cancer Patient to Do Marathon

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 6:30 am

An area woman in her fourth battle with cancer is aiming to take part in the Million Dollar Marathon this summer.

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Area Farmer Named to ISA

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 5:55 am

Twenty-one Iowa soybean farmers have become volunteer spokespeople on the Iowa Soybean Association’s Farm and Food Ambassador team, including Lindsay Greiner of Keota.

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