Archive for May, 2013

JP’s 207 Awarded in Des Moines

Posted: Monday, May 20th, 2013 at 6:29 am

JP’s 207 in Washington received an Economic Restructuring Award in the category of Success Story Friday at the 27th annual Main Street Iowa Awards celebration in Des Moines.

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Supervisors to Discuss OSHA Complaint

Posted: Monday, May 20th, 2013 at 6:29 am

An Iowa OSHA, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, complaint concerning Washington County Public Health will be discussed at tomorrow’s Board of Supervisors meeting at 9:30 a.m.

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Equipment Strikes Power Lines

Posted: Monday, May 20th, 2013 at 6:28 am

Last week, tractors and other equipment hit and damaged four power poles or lines in the Alliant Energy service territory.

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Dog Park Annual Membership Available

Posted: Monday, May 20th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The dog park has been mowed and pet owners and their canine friends are welcome to enjoy the park says Tim Widmer, Park Superintendent.

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Action on Burning Ordinance Possible

Posted: Monday, May 20th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Kalona City Council will consider changing their burning ordinance at tonight’s meeting.

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Keota Farmers Market Opens Tonight

Posted: Monday, May 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Keota Farmers Market will open its second season tonight.

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Registration Open for Kalona Summer Reading Program

Posted: Monday, May 20th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Registration is now open for Kalona Public Library’s summer reading program.

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Bernard Redlinger

Posted: Sunday, May 19th, 2013 at 11:41 pm

A Funeral Mass for 95-year-old Bernard M. Redlinger of Harper will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday (5/23) at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota.

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Betty J. Heisdorffer

Posted: Sunday, May 19th, 2013 at 11:40 pm

Funeral services for 89-year-old Betty J. Heisdorffer of Sigourney will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday (5/25) at Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney.

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Power Outages Reported

Posted: Sunday, May 19th, 2013 at 10:37 pm

Alliant Energy customers experiencing power outages can call the company’s hotline at 1-800-862-626.

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UPDATE: KCII Goes SWAT Sunday Night

Posted: Sunday, May 19th, 2013 at 9:42 pm

UPDATE: The KCII Severe Weather Action Team went back into action for a severe weather warning at 9:50 p.m.

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Tornado Watch Until 10 P.M.

Posted: Sunday, May 19th, 2013 at 3:19 pm

A Tornado Watch Watch has been issued until 10 p.m. for Henry, Jefferson, Keokuk, and Washington Counties in the KCII listening area.

Raymond Schlabach

Posted: Sunday, May 19th, 2013 at 10:55 am

Celebration of Life Service for 89 year old Raymond Schlabach of Kalona are 11:00 AM Tuesday at the East Union Mennonite Church.

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Action on Burning Ordinance Possible

Posted: Sunday, May 19th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Kalona City Council will consider changing their burning ordinance at tomorrow night’s meeting.

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WMU Track Welcome Home

Posted: Saturday, May 18th, 2013 at 8:45 pm

Title: WMU Track Welcome Home
Location: Flagpole in front of school
Description: There will be a welcome home for the state WMU track athletes
Start Time: 05:15
Date: 2013-05-18

WMU Track Welcome Home

Posted: Saturday, May 18th, 2013 at 3:36 pm

There will be a welcome-home for the WMU track athletes at the flagpole in front of the school at 5:15 pm today (Saturday). Congratulations to all the qualifiers and champions.

Kalona Days

Posted: Saturday, May 18th, 2013 at 11:28 am

Title: Kalona Days
Description: Kalona Days is being held Friday, June 14th and Saturday, June 15th. The 5K run will take place Friday, with the peddle pull, antique vehicle show, and street dance on Saturday.
Start Date: 2013-06-14
End Date: 2013-06-15

West Chester Daze

Posted: Saturday, May 18th, 2013 at 11:28 am

Title: West Chester Daze
Description: This year’s West Chester Daze is being held Friday, May 31st through Sunday, June 2nd. Events on Friday include a bean bag tournament and karaoke, and the parade, horseshoe tournament and street dance on Saturday.
Start Date: 2013-05-31
End Date: 2013-06-02

State Track Friday Results for 1A

Posted: Saturday, May 18th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The state track and field meet finished up day two yesterday, and here are the results from the 1A grouping.

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Friday State Track and Field Results for 2A and 3A

Posted: Saturday, May 18th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The state track and field meet continued for 2A and 3A on Friday, and here are the results from the afternoon section.

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