Archive for March, 2013

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 8:58 am

14″ 185 or 195 tires
165-175 tires
12v new battery
319-646-2381

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 8:58 am

Tires P215 65 R16
319-461-1775

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 8:57 am

Twin bed
Power Scooter
319-461-1775

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 8:55 am

Honda 80 dirt bike
2006 200CC dirtbike
3 wheeler
641-660-7128

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 8:55 am

Maytag portable dishwasher – $200
319-461-8186

March 12, 2013

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 8:54 am

Birthday Winner – Jeff Bell, Washington

Demon Boy’s Track Runs at Iowa State Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demons boy’s track and field team will travel to the Iowa State Indoor today for a large track meet.

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Keota’s Stoutner Plays for National Title

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Tonight, a former local basketball player from Keota High School will play in the NAIA Div. 2 National championship.

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Weekend Rains and Snow Melt Lead to Flooding

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 6:31 am

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The warm front, rain, and the snow melt led to minor flooding in areas of Washington County Sunday.

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Recent Snow, Rain Impact Streamflow

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 6:29 am

According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Iowa has had above normal precipitation for the second month in a row; however groundwater levels are low across the Hawkeye State, as of last week.

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Floods Close Area Roads

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 6:29 am

A number of county roads were flooded yesterday, including Kiwi west of Kalona, 130th west of Highway 1, Willow south of 130th and Nutmeg, Orange and Poplar southeast of Kalona.

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Destination Dodici

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 6:27 am

It was announced last week that Café Dodici and Dodici Night Suite was selected as one of five destinations across Iowa for a contest held by the Iowa Lottery called Destination Iowa.

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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
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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

Washington Page

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 1:01 pm