Archive for May, 2013

Mid-Prairie Makes Quick Work of Demons

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks advanced in the class 1A girls soccer playoffs Tuesday night in Wellman with a dominating 8-1 win over visiting Washington.

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SWAT Responds to Two Warnings

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 6:30 am

Last night the KCII Severe Weather Action Team responded to two separate thunderstorm warnings.

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River Levels in the Area

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 6:29 am

This diagram shows the water levels of the Skunk River near Sigourney.

The Iowa River is above flood stage in multiple locations as of 5 a.m. today.

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Several Injured, Two Arrested Following Fight

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Several individuals sought medical attention for injuries and two people were arrested, following a reported possible fight in the 3000 grid of Iowa Avenue in Henry County.

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County Attorney’s Office Asks For Bonuses

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The County Attorney’s office has collected $16,300 in delinquent fines and has proposed spending $1,300 for computer equipment and the remaining $15,000 on employee bonuses in the office.

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Barnyard Battle Against Cancer on Saturday

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 6:24 am

A Relay for Life of Washington County fundraiser is being held this Saturday with Team HOPE’s Barnyard Battle Against Cancer.

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Corn Planting Gets Late Start

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Initially stalled by cool, wet weather, farmers have been able to utilize some nice days to make up for lost time.

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Sigourney Fills Superintendent Position for 2013-2014 School Year

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Sigourney School District has found a replacement superintendent to serve temporarily.

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Kalona Utilizes Multiple Step Process for Dealing with Lawns

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 6:21 am

While it rarely needs to be enforced, Kalona residents are reminded of the city’s rules on lawns.

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Florence H. Jaspering Junior

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 1:01 am

A memorial service for 79-year-old Florence H. Jaspering Junior of Washington

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Dale D. Garrett

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 11:59 pm

A celebration of life for 87-year-old Dale D. Garrett of Wayland

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Ruth Fisher

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 4:56 pm

Ruth Fisher


Memorial services for 98-year-old Ruth Fisher of Kalona are at 4 p.m. Saturday (6/2) at the Kalona Mennonite Church.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 2:34 pm

Fish tanks, 20 gallon – $25
30 Gallon – $75
319-325-8359

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 2:33 pm

1990 Chevy 4wd extended cab – $1,500
319-217-0788

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 2:33 pm

Pillow top mattress/box springs
Baby bed
Kitchen table
319-461-9697

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 2:32 pm

1993 Ford Ranger 2wd – $900
Laptop – $200
319-548-1299

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 2:32 pm

2002 Buick Rendezvous, 167,000 miles – $2,500 obo
319-383-2058

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 2:32 pm

Black finish TV stand, fits up to 55″ flat screen TV – $35
Cherry wood finish baby changer/dresser – $40
Light wood finish twin sized bed frame – $20
319-471-6489

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 2:31 pm

Scrap metal June 22nd and June 23, 9am-3pm
3370 220th, Ainsworth Lions Club

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 2:30 pm

Hydraulic floor jack
319-330-1913