Archive for November, 2013

Area Unemployment Rates for October Announced

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Washington County’s unemployment rate remained steady at 3% from September to October, which is down half a percent from this time last year.

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Two Arrested for Intent to Distribute

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Two people were arrested Wednesday afternoon in Kalona.

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Riverside Senior Dining to Continue Through December

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Senior Dining in Riverside will continue through the month of December.

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Tips for Taking Care of a Live Christmas Tree

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Christmas is four weeks away and many trees are being decorated this weekend. Iowa State Universty Extension and Outreach has a few reminders for those who decide to have a live tree in their home this holiday season.

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Breakfast with Santa Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Santa is making the trip from the North Pole to Washington tomorrow morning to eat breakfast at the United Presbyterian Church.

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Craft Show in Kalona

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Kalona will kick off Small Business Saturday early.

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Phyllis Cecelia Randall

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 10:26 am

Funeral services for 69-year-old Phyllis Cecelia Randall of Pleasant Plain will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow, at Pleasant Plain Friends Church in Pleasant Plain.

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Viola M. Kasper

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 10:13 am

A Mass of Christian burial for 88-year-old Viola M. Kasper of Riverside will be held Monday (12/2) at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside.

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Demons Fill All-District List

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon football team had a district championship football season, and a state runner-up title to add to their trophy case.

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Washington Get’s Four on All-State Football Team

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon football team had four players make it on the All-State football team.

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Thanksgiving in Washington County

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national Thanksgiving Day be held each November.

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Kalona Participating in Community Rating Program

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona will participate in a federal program that lowers the cost of mandatory flood insurance.

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Parade to Light Up Downtown Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Main Street Washington’s annual lighted parade is tomorrow evening.

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Sanchez Denied New Trial

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A Washington man has been denied a new trial.

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Extra Law Enforcement this Weekend

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

There will be increased visibility of law enforcement this holiday weekend.

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Healthcare Enrollment Event Next Week

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Help enrolling in the new healthcare market place will be offered in Sigourney next week.

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Hiring Mental Health Coordinator Under Consideration in Keokuk County

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors is looking at hiring a Mental Health Coordinator.

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Sanchez Denied New Trial

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 9:56 am

A Washington man has been denied a new trial.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 9:03 am

40 vinyl fence boards, 16 x 6 – $20 each

14 posts (4 holes) – $22 each

40 farm toys in boxes – $35 each

319-461-3281

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 9:02 am

2001 Chevy Cavalier, good running condition, sunroof, newer tires and brakes – $1,200 obo

319-461-1965