Archive for March, 2013

US 61 Reconstruction Meeting

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 4:21 pm

Title: US 61 Reconstruction Meeting
Description: The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public informational meeting on Thursday, March 14th at the Louisa-Muscatine Elementary School from 5 to 7pm. The meeting will address the impact the proposed four-lane reconstruction of US 61 in Louisa County will have.
Date: 2013-03-14

Logan Forbes Wins 1000 Dollar Scholarship at State Basketball Tournament

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Last night before the starting lineups of the 1A state Championship basketball game, Logan Forbes of Lone Tree received a 1,000 dollar scholarship given out by the state.

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Boyden-Hull Repeats at State Champs

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The 1A basketball state championship was on Friday, and it was Boyden-Hull repeating as state champions.

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Fire in Washington Yesterday

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 6:30 am

A fire broke out at an apartment building at 210 East 14th Street in Washington Friday morning.

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Recent Snow May Not Help Soil Moisture

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

Snow accumulations may have done some good for area farmers concerned about water following last summer’s drought, said Jim Fawcett, ISU extension office field agronomist.

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Spring Ahead Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Spring ahead tomorrow; Daylight Saving Time is tomorrow, March 10th.

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National Honor Society Inductees Announced

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Sixteen Washington High School students were recently named new members of the National Honor Society.

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Mid-Prairie Speech Students Attending State Contest

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A handful of Mid-Prairie students are competing at the South East Individual State Speech Contest today.

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Home Improvement Loans Available for Riverside Residents

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Riverside is now offering household rehabilitation grants for properties within city limits.

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Winfield Company Receives Award

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A local production company has been recognized for work they’ve done.

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Book Sale Today

Posted: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The last day of the March Madness Book Sale held by the Teen Advisory Board at the Washington Public Library is today.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Emily Ferguson, Executive Director of the Wayland based non-profit On His Path, talks about a Kids Against Hunger food packaging event at WACO High School.

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 12:45 pm

Fire at Apartment Building in Washington

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 10:14 am

Crews work to extinguish a fire at an apartment building in Washington on Friday morning.

A fire broke out at an apartment building at 210 East 14th Street in Washington this morning.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 9:15 am

Two prom dresses, one never worn, size small – $175 obo
Other dress is size 8, worn once – $75
653-3564 after 5pm

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 9:15 am

Large desk, 6 drawers, great shape – $35
319-653-1797

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 9:14 am

1994 Cal Hawk Drill Press mounted on table with wheels – $25 obo
Circular table saw mounted on a homemade cart – $30 obo
Mirrored 2-door oak bathroom vanity, nice – make offer
319-461-5434

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 9:13 am

Female English Bulldog puppies – $1800 obo
319-461-5197

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 9:13 am

Dress Shirts
Drapes
Antique Lamp
319-653-3010

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 9:13 am

20 Bales Grass Hay – $50 each
641-777-6010