Archive for May, 2013

Area Boys State Track and Field Qualifiers

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The State track and field meet is this week on Thursday through Saturday, and here are your qualifiers for the boys.

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Area Girls State Track and Field Qualifers

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The State track and field meet is this week on Thursday through Saturday, and here are your qualifiers for the girls.

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Mid-Prairie Girl’s Soccer Takes West Liberty Tournament

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie girl’s soccer team came away with the West Liberty soccer tournament this weekend.

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IMS Soccer Falls Short of Superconference Title

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 8:28 am

IMS Soccer finished second in the Southeast Iowa Superconference tournament this weekend.

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National Peace Officers Memorial Day Wednesday – Three Men From Washington Remembered

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 6:29 am

National Police Week is observed this week with National Peace Officers Memorial Day on May 15th, as proclaimed by President John F. Kennedy in 1962.

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Pool Set to Open in Two Weeks

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 6:27 am

The Washington City Pool is set to open the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, May 25th.

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Apply Now For Mini Grants

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Up to $100,000 in grants for projects may be given out during a round of mini grants announced by the Washington County Riverboat Foundation.

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Early Childhood Area to Meet

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Henry/Washington Early Childhood Area is seeking new members from both counties.

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Kalona Looking into Large Sanitary Sewer Project

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Instead of spreading out a project over multiple years, the City of Kalona is now considering a large scale project.

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Addition Planned for Brighton Fire Station

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Prompted by a lack of space, the Brighton Volunteer Fire Department will add on to their existing fire station.

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Supervisors to Meet Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Two applications for confinement feeding operation construction will be presented at a hearing of the Washington County Supervisors meeting tomorrow morning at 9:30.

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Trail Run in Riverside this Weekend

Posted: Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Last month it was a moon lit bike ride, this month it’s a trail run in Riverside.

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Dr. E. Wayne Cooley

Posted: Sunday, May 12th, 2013 at 8:06 pm

A memorial service for Dr. E. Wayne Cooley will be held at Grace United Methodist Church at 3700 Cottage Grove Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50311 on Tuesday, May 14 2013 at 11:00 am.  Luncheon will follow immediately in the church hall.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Grace United Methodist Church or Buena Vista University.

Wilma Butler

Posted: Sunday, May 12th, 2013 at 4:46 pm

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Mass of the Resurrection for 90 year-old Wilma P. Butler will be at 10:30 am Wednesday at St. James Catholic Church.

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Kay Jarrard

Posted: Sunday, May 12th, 2013 at 9:43 am

Celebration of Life Services for 73 year old Kay M. Jarrard of Washington will be held at 10:00 Tuesday morning, May 14th, at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington, with Pastor Joseph Brown and Pastor Kevin Dice officiating.

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May 12, 2013

Posted: Sunday, May 12th, 2013 at 7:38 am

Birthday winner – Maria Rodriguez of Washington

No anniversary winners

Groundbreaking Ceremony Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, May 12th, 2013 at 6:28 am

Tomorrow a groundbreaking ceremony for the Washington County Regional Center of Kirkwood Community College will be held at 4 p.m.

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Kalona Looking into Large Sanitary Sewer Project

Posted: Sunday, May 12th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Instead of spreading out a project over multiple years, the City of Kalona is now considering a large scale project.

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Two Vehicle Accident Near Riverside

Posted: Saturday, May 11th, 2013 at 9:07 am

One injury was reported following an accident on Highway 22 yesterday.

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Washington Sends a Total of 19 Events/Athletes to State

Posted: Saturday, May 11th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The 3A state qualifiers in track and field were released yesterday, and here are the Washington Demons who are going.

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