Archive for March, 2013

Mid-Prairie Jazz Band Advancing to State

Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Mid-Prairie Jazz Band is advancing to the Iowa Jazz Championships.

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Esther Birney

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 11:55 am

Funeral services for 90-year-old Esther Birney of Washington will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the United Methodist Church with Ilene Schnicker officiating. General calling hours will be held at the Jones & Eden Funeral home from noon until 5 p.m. Friday. Visitation will be held from noon until 2 p.m. on Saturday at the United Methodist Church where the family will be present to receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the United Methodist Church, the Halcyon House Good Samaritan Fund or Washington County 4-H.

Linn County Decision Could Hurt Local Casino

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 9:27 am

A decision made yesterday could have an impact on Washington County.

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March 6, 2013

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 8:46 am

Birthday Winner – Carl Sigler, Keota

Lucille Reighard

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 8:33 am

Funeral services for 81 year-old Lucille Reighard of Washington will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. James Catholic Church in Washington with Father Troy Richmond officiating. General calling hours are to be held from noon until 5 p.m. tomorrow (3/8) at the Jones and Eden Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. tomorrow in Tobin Hall at St. James Church. A prayer service will begin at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow (3/8) at St. James Catholic Church. Interment will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. A general memorial has been established.

Sigourney’s Bujnoch Takes First Team All-League

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Sigourney had two players make the all-league squad in the South Iowa Cedar League.

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PM Sports Page Time Change

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 8:29 am

A programming note for tonight.

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Slick Roads in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 6:39 am

Snow plows and motorgraders have been at work this morning in Washington County.

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Sheriff Dunbar States Four Counties Will Each Prosecute Four Area Men

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 6:31 am

Four Washington men were arrested and are being charged with multiple accounts.

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Dan Gable to Speak on Behalf of the Y

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

Iowa-native and Olympic gold medalist, Dan Gable, will be visiting Washington tomorrow evening.

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DNR To Update Community on Lake Darling Progress

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

Tomorrow, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources and Engineering Staff will give an update on the progress that’s being made at Lake Darling State Park.

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City Council Allocates Funds for Kalona City Park Renovation

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

With funds now available, the City of Kalona can begin their park renovation.

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City Working with Owner to Fix Goncho Apartments

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

Washington City Administrator, Brent Hinson, said that through a criminal investigation it became evident that methamphetamine had been manufactured in one of the apartments at the Goncho Apartment building.

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Library Encourages Walk in the Park

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

Sunset Park has a new feature thanks to the Washington Public Library.

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Four Washington Men Charged

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 11:59 am

Nathan Mueller

Michael Mueller

Travis Peterson

Alexander Fields

Four Washington men were arrested and are being charged with multiple accounts.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 9:05 am

2008 Honda Rebel – $3,500
Two helmets – $100 each
Goggles
319-768-8640 or 641-472-4364

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 9:04 am

18 hsp industrial Briggs and Stratton engine – $100
319-461-5720

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 9:04 am

2006 Detroit 20 kw mobile trailer gen set, Isuzu 4-cylinder diesel engine – $5500 obo or barter for concrete work
319-461-1610

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 9:02 am

1997 Chevy Silverado 1500 extended cab, 350 automatic, 200,000 miles but runs and drives great, some rust, everything works. Has a topper on it but would sell without it – $3500
986-2180

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 8:59 am

Set of 4 Continental tires P235 70 R16
641-472-4364