Archive for September, 2013

Final Order For Dangerous Building Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 6:23 am

The final order for the Heal property, where a building was deemed dangerous by the city’s building and zoning official and police department, will be discussed and considered at tomorrow night’s Washington City Council meeting.

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September is National Preparedness Month

Posted: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 6:22 am

September is National Preparedness Month.

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Columbus Junction Levee Project Half Way Done

Posted: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 6:22 am

Progress is being made on the levee improvement project in Columbus Junction.

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School Board Gets First Look at Mid-Prairie Vision

Posted: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 6:22 am

Over the summer, Mid-Prairie School District’s new administrative team and a group of teachers put together a vision for the district.

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U.S. 61 Improvement Project Focus of Upcoming Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 6:21 am

A public meeting is being held for those interested in providing input or learning more about the proposed roadwork on U.S. 61.

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Oven Canning Unsafe

Posted: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 6:21 am

Iowa State Extension and Outreach is informining people that oven canning is not safe.

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Area Football Teams Rise and Fall in Rankings After Week One

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Iowa high school football rankings after week one have been released.

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WMU Volleyball Goes 3-2 at West Branch after Slow Start

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Winfield- Mt. Union volleyball team had a slow start this weekend at the West Branch tournament and ended the tournament 3-2.

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More Students Enrolled in Kirkwood’s Concurrent Courses

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 6:24 am

Kirkwood Community College is partnering with Iowa highschools to offer concurrent credit classes, meaning that students can take a class to earn credit toward college while fulfilling high school requirements.

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Kalona City Council to Continue Bunker Mill Bridge Discussion

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

A discussion started at the last Kalona City Council meeting will continue tomorrow.

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September is National Recovery Month

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

This month is National Recovery Month and the Iowa Department of Public Health and local prevention and treatment organizations statewide are in observance.

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Today is Labor Day

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

Today is Labor Day and according to the United States Department of Labor it is an annual tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity and well-being of our country.

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Swine Virus to be Discussed at Conference Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

Experts will be discussing swine health issues that are currently impacting the industry tomorrow in Washington.

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Library Seeks Input

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Washington Public Library wants to know what its patrons want.

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Church in Riverside Celebrating Labor Day

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 6:21 am

St. Mary’s Church in Riverside is holding their annual Labor Day Celebration today.

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September 1, 2013

Posted: Sunday, September 1st, 2013 at 7:42 am

Birthday winner – Maxine Peiffer of Washington

Anniversary winners – Marvin & Pat McClure of Washington

Kalona City Council to Continue Bunker Mill Bridge Discussion

Posted: Sunday, September 1st, 2013 at 6:24 am

A discussion started at the last Kalona City Council meeting, will continue on Tuesday.

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Labor Day Closures

Posted: Sunday, September 1st, 2013 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow is Labor Day and with the holiday many area offices will be closed.

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