Archive for July, 2013

Court Case Continues

Posted: Thursday, July 25th, 2013 at 6:24 am

A Washington man’s trial began this week.

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Raising Funds to Restore Riverside VFW

Posted: Thursday, July 25th, 2013 at 6:22 am

In the hopes of generating funds to help repair the Riverside VFW, a fundraising supper is being held tomorrow.

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Opera House to Host Film Festival

Posted: Thursday, July 25th, 2013 at 6:21 am

This weekend, movies dating back to the 1890’s will be presented in the same building they were shown at a century ago.

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Charles Plank

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 7:32 pm

Funeral Services for 76 year-old Charles Plank of Columbus Junction will be at 2pm on Saturday at the Columbus Junction United Methodist Church.

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Helen D. Pacha

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 11:42 am

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A funeral service for 86-year-old Helen D. Pacha of Washington, formerly Brighton, will be held at 10:30 A.M. Saturday (7/27) at Sts. Joseph and Cabrini Catholic Church in East Pleasant Plain.

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Supervisor to Resign, Cites Health Reasons

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 11:15 am

Due to health reasons, Washington County Board of Supervisors Chairman Ron Bennett has decided to step down from his position.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:12 am

1982 Chevy Dually 4-door, 454 motor, rebuilt transmission – $1,000 or trade of equal value
319-461-5693

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:12 am

Sweet corn by the Superwash by the bushel
319-863-3135

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:11 am

New store display electric cooler
319-653-4363

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:11 am

2001 Polaris Explorer ATV, 4-wheel drive, 250cc, runs great – $1,950
Riding lawn mower, MTD300 series, 12.5 hsp, 38″ deck, runs good but uses oil – $125
641-455-4281

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:10 am

1986 Honda motorcycle, all bags, radio and new tires, 35,000 miles – $3,000 obo
319-657-4431

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:06 am

Two rolls of baler twine – $25
319-653-4363

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:06 am

Beige electric stove with self-cleaning oven – $50
653-3564 after 5:00 p.m.

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:05 am

Silky chickens
319-256-3961, leave message

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:05 am

Old basement window with panes, need one or two, will pay $5 each in Washington or Brighton
641-233-8515

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:04 am

Used kitchen wall cabinets
319-750-5497

July 24, 2013

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 9:03 am

Birthday Winner – Riley Hahn, 11 Years, Washington

Anniversary Winners – John & Becky, 37 Years, Washington

Demon Softball Pummels Solon at State

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington softball team pulled out the biggest game of the season yesterday, shocking the No. 3 team in the state Solon 6-1 in the opening round of the state softball tournament.

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Chickasaws End Mid-Prairie’s Title Hopes

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 8:29 am

A late comeback wasn’t enough for #3 Mid-Prairie to keep their state championship hopes alive on Tuesday as they fell to the #14 New Hampton Chickasaws 4-3 in the state quarterfinals in Ft. Dodge.

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Ethical Complaint Filed Against Brock

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

Following an ethical complaint filed against Washington County Attorney, Larry Brock, he has notified the supervisors that he and his office will no longer be able to provide legal advice to any department that is not headed by an independently elected official.

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