Archive for March, 2013

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

GIVE AWAY

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

Young rabbit, friendly and litter trained
319-333-5046

March 5, 2013

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 8:58 am

Birthday Winner – Colton Goodwin, 11 Years, Brighton

Lone Tree Falls at State to End Their Season

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Lone Tree had their season ended yesterday after a loss to defending state champions Boyden-Hull.

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WMU Grabs a Pair of Spots on All-Conference Team

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 8:29 am

Winfield Mt-Union had two players make the all conference team and two players as honorable mentions this year.

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Washington County Laborshed Analysis Presentation Postponed

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 6:35 am

In 2012, the Iowa Workforce Development was commissioned by WEDG, Washington Economic Development Group, and other area economic development groups to conduct a laborshed study of the 7-county Kirkwood Community College area, including communities in Washington County.

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Violence Against Women Act Passed

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 6:34 am

The Violence Against Women Reauthorizaction Act cosponsored by Congressman Dave Loebsack passed the House last week.

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Washington Budget Hearing Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 6:33 am

A public hearing on the annual budget for Washington for fiscal year ending on June 30, 2014, will be held tomorrow night during the Washington City Council’s regular session meeting at 6 p.m.

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Workshop Offered for Post-harvest Food Handling

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 6:32 am

A workshop for post-harvest handling and food safety for fruit and vegetable growers is planned for next Friday, March 8th by the Extension office.

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Kalona Man Running in Johnson County Special Election

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A Kalona man is a candidate in today’s special election in Johnson County.

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Free Tdap Booster Clinics to be Held at Washington County Schools

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Due to new state requirements, your student may need proof of a booster shot that protects against three dangerous diseases for next school year.

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Pekin Robotics’ Wraps-up First Year

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 6:21 am

In a push to get more science, technology, engineering and mathematics into high school curriculums, districts across Iowa received start-up funds for robotics programs last fall, including Pekin.

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AAUW Scholarship Offered

Posted: Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 6:16 am

An annual $750 scholarship is being offered by the Washington Branch of the American Association of University Women to a female high school graduate.

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