Archive for May, 2013

May 5, 2013

Posted: Sunday, May 5th, 2013 at 7:31 am

Birthday Winner - Dorothy Weber of Washington

Budget Meeting to be Held

Posted: Sunday, May 5th, 2013 at 6:30 am

A budget amendment hearing will be held at the Washington City Council’s next regular meeting on May 15th at 6 p.m.

Read the rest of this entry »

Decisions Made Tomorrow Could Decide Fate of Shared Building

Posted: Sunday, May 5th, 2013 at 6:24 am

A formal recommendation, regarding a partnership with a local school district, will be given to the Kalona City Council tomorrow evening.

Read the rest of this entry »

Washington Demon Athletic Calendar for Next Week

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 8:30 am

With the cold and rain cancelling all of the Demon athletic events this week, lets take a look into warmer weather and see what they have next week.

Read the rest of this entry »

Mid-Prairie Soccer Tournament Canceled; Preview of Next Week’s Events

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie soccer tournament that featured Washington today has been cancelled due to the weather.

Read the rest of this entry »

April Floods Impact County Engineer’s Budget

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:29 am

Jacob Thorius, Washington County Engineer, says that April’s flooding impacted both gravel and paved roads in the county.

Read the rest of this entry »

New Church Opening in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Tomorrow a new church in Washington is launching its services.

Read the rest of this entry »

CRP Sign Up Now Available

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The Iowa Farm Service Agency has announced that it will conduct a general sign-up for a four-week Conservation Reserve Program or CRP.

Read the rest of this entry »

Band and Choir Contest at Mid-Prairie One of Many

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Mid-Prairie High School is hosting a band and choir contest this morning.

Read the rest of this entry »

One-Person Play at Halcyon House

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Humanities Iowa, a private non-profit state affiliate of the National Endowment of the Humanities in Iowa has provided some funding for the Halcyon House to host a presentation called “The Not So Quiet Librarian.”

Read the rest of this entry »

Blues Festival Scheduled for Later this Month

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The first annual Riverboat Blues Fest will be held later this month.

Read the rest of this entry »

Master Gardeners Clean-Up Fairgrounds

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Recently the Washington County Master Gardeners held their annual spring garden clean up at the county fairgrounds.

Read the rest of this entry »

Iowa Mennonite School Holding Open House

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The way Iowa Mennonite School will use $50,000 in contest winnings will be revealed tomorrow.

Read the rest of this entry »

Kalona City Wide Cleanup

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 3:40 am

Title: Kalona City Wide Cleanup
Description: The City of Kalona is holding a City Wide Cleanup on the west edge of city park beginning at 8am on Saturday, May 11th. Nothing hazardous will be accepted. Fees vary by item.
Date: 2013-05-11

Wellman City Wide Cleanup

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 3:39 am

Title: Wellman City Wide Cleanup
Description: The City of Wellman is holding a City Wide Cleanup on Friday, May 10th from noon to 4 and Saturday, May 11th from 8 to noon. Large dumpsters will be available for residents to bring garbage and non hazardous material at the city maintenance shed. Cost is $10. Call city hall for pickup at 646-2154.
Start Date: 2013-05-10
End Date: 2013-05-11

Alzheimer’s/Dementia Support Group

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 3:01 am

Title: Alzheimer\’s/Dementia Support Group
Description: The Alzheimer\’s/Dementia Support Group of Washington County will meet Monday, May 6th at 6:30pm at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington. This support group is open to caregivers and families dealing with Alzheimer\’s and Dementia.
Date: 2013-05-06

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, May 3rd, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Keirstan Peck about the “5k Junkie” program.

UPDATE: Due to the inclement weather, the Fort Madison event has been rescheduled for Friday, May 10th.

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, May 3rd, 2013 at 9:08 am

Burgundy swivel rockers with ottoman – $50 for set
Cross bike between mountain and street bike – $50
319-863-9403

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, May 3rd, 2013 at 9:07 am

Lift chair – $600
319-653-1785

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, May 3rd, 2013 at 9:07 am

1998 Cadillac DeVille – $2,950
Sears rototiller, 24″
Hoosier cabinet with enamel top – $500
319-389-9437