Archive for December, 2013

Icy Roads Lead to Accidents

Posted: Saturday, December 21st, 2013 at 6:22 am

Poor road conditions led to a number of car accidents yesterday, one involving a school bus.

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Supervisors to Discuss Auditorium Monday

Posted: Saturday, December 21st, 2013 at 6:22 am

Due to the holidays, the Washington County Supervisors will meet on Monday instead of Tuesday.

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Ten Animals Find Homes at PAWS and More Adotathon

Posted: Saturday, December 21st, 2013 at 6:22 am

Last weekend PAWS and More Animal Shelter in Washington held an adoptathon and open house.

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Winter Driving

Posted: Saturday, December 21st, 2013 at 6:21 am

There are a number of things drivers can do this weekend to avoid an unnecessary accident.

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Over 100 4-Hers and FFA Members Weigh in Market Beef Animals

Posted: Saturday, December 21st, 2013 at 6:21 am

Washington County 4-H’ers and FFA members weighed in their market beef animals last weekend.

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Breaking News: Riverside Audit Shows More Than $64,000 Disbursed Improperly

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 1:57 pm

Iowa State Auditor Mary Mosiman released a report today on a special investigation of the city of Riverside from July 1, 2006 through December 31, 2012.

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Margery Joann Wieland-Goodlander

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 9:44 am

Memorial Mass for 80-year-old Margery Joann Wieland-Goodlander of Washington will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow (12/21) at St. James Catholic Church in Washington.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 8:58 am

2001 Toyota Avalon, 133K miles, new parts – $5750
Star Wars Lego set – $80
319-594-0140

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 8:57 am

Sleigh bells, different sizes, nice shape
319-653-43563

December 20, 2013

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 8:57 am

Birthday Winner – Ariel Mills, 11 Years, Ainsworth

Three Area Basketball Teams Get Ranked

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 8:30 am

A couple of area 1A boy’s basketball teams are ranked in the latest AP basketball poll.

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Demons Host Keokuk in Final Game Before Christmas Break

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon basketball teams will forget the weather as they host Keokuk tonight for a conference double header.

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Weather Helps Crews Move Lake Darling Project Forward

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Weather conditions have been favorable for crews working on the Lake Darling project.

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Outgoing Officials Applauded

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Three outgoing city officials were applauded for their work with the city at this week’s Washington City Council meeting.

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Mitten Tree Collects 150 Items

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

This month the Washington Public Library collected mittens, gloves, hats, scarves and socks for people in the community.

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Garbage Stickers for the New Year Available Now

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Year-long garbage stickers for residents of the City of Washington are available for purchase.

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Washington Begins Winter Break Today

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Washington Community Schools will begin their winter break today at the end of class with a 2:20 p.m. dismissal.

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Wellman Natural Gas Contract Amended

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The company Wellman buys its natural gas from has increased its rates.

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Celebrate Christmas in Ainsworth Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 6:21 am

There will be caroling and carriage rides in Ainsworth tomorrow.

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Howard Herman

Posted: Thursday, December 19th, 2013 at 6:42 pm
Funeral Mass for 86 year old Howard Herman of Harper

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