Archive for April, 2013

Demon Boy’s Track Qualify Two Events for Drake but Scratch One

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon boy’s track and field team had two events qualify for Drake.

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Washington Girls Get Two Events to Drake

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon Girl’s qualified two events for the Drake Relays.

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Flooding Continues in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:30 am

As of 11 a.m. today, the English River at Kalona has water at 18.7 feet, flood stage for the area is 14 feet.

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Washington County Included in Disaster Proclamation

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:29 am

The governor has issued a disaster proclamation for five counties in Iowa, including Washington.

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National Guard to Host Event

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:28 am

The Iowa National Guard is hosting a re-dedication ceremony tomorrow at 1 in the afternoon to commemorate the completed renovation of the Washington Readiness Center.

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Tree Giveaway Today

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:27 am

One-hundred-twenty trees will be handed out this morning beginning at 8 a.m. to residents of Washington. The Washington Tree Committee is having its 23rd Tree Giveaway today on the east side of the square. Small ornamentals, medium sized trees and evergreens will be available for free for those who show up. Linda Varney, with the Tree Committee, reminds residents to call 811 before digging.

National Telecommunicators Week

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:25 am

This week was National Public Safety Telecommunications Week, which recognizes those who answer emergency calls to help citizens across the country.

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Spring Carnival Coming

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A week from today the Stewart Boosters will be holding their annual spring carnival which will feature a Western theme.

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Mid-Prairie Cancels School Due to Flooding Friday

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Flooding closed two of the major roads that Mid-Prairie School District uses for bus routes, prompting school officials to cancel classes yesterday.

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Mid-Prairie Presenting Spring Play

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Mid-Prairie High School is presenting their spring musical this weekend.

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Am Vets Testimonial Dinner for Kalona Man Tonight

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Commander of the Iowa Sons of Am Vets will have his testimonial dinner tonight.

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Earth Day Workday in Louisa County

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A branch of Americorps stationed in Louisa County has planned a volunteering event.

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Washington County Included in Disaster Proclamation

Posted: Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 5:51 pm

The governor has issued a disaster proclamation for five counties in Iowa, including Washington.

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FOR RENT

Posted: Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 9:19 am

Remodeled 1 bedroom apartment, all utilities, a/c, free shared laundry facilities, internet and satellite TV all included. No smoking, no pets – $575/mo., references & deposit required, available May 1st.
319-461-6145

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 9:18 am

Antique dining room table with chairs and leaves – $500
319-548-1313

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 9:17 am

Two entertainment centers
TV with remote
Upholstered living room chairs
319-653-7455

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 9:15 am

Brunswick 7′ Pool Table, cherry finish – $1,200
319-653-1856

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 9:15 am

Kindle Fire 7″ tablet with case – $100
Kindle keyboard e-reader – $65
319-458-9046

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 9:14 am

John Deere 317 – $500
100 cloth feed sacks
Old insulators
319-461-0732

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 9:14 am

Four truck tires, 900R20s load range F
319-694-4518