Archive for January, 2014

Karen I. Brandt

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 10:32 am

A celebration of life for 67-year-old Karen I. Brandt of Wellman will be held Tuesday (2/4) at 10:30 a.m. at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.

Read the rest of this entry »

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 9:01 am

Large flat mirror 30H x 24W – $15
319-458-0268 after 4pm

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 9:01 am

Vintage Xmas decorations
Windsor high chair
Antiques/collectibles
319-461-6372

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 9:00 am

1980 El Camino – $1,850 obo
641-895-3631

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 8:59 am

1999 S10 parts truck
Gas powered winch – $350
Cement mixer, 2hsp – $250
660-216-3715

WANTED

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 8:59 am

Older 2 wheel drive manual Ford truck
319-471-6990

January 31, 2014

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 8:58 am

Birthday Winner – Rick Surley, 60 Years, Kalona

Washington Faces Keokuk For the First Time This Season

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon basketball teams are scheduled to make a long trip down to Keokuk tonight for a conference double header.

Read the rest of this entry »

Highland Splits Triangular

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 8:29 am

The Highland wrestling team split in their triangular last night, beating West Burlington/ Notre Dame, but falling to Columbus Junction.

Read the rest of this entry »

Golden Hawks Sweep Senior Night

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie wrestling team honored three seniors and got some much needed momentum Thursday night sweeping a triangular meet in Wellman.

Read the rest of this entry »

Be Prepared for Slick Roads

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 6:23 am

A winter weather advisory is in effect for the area from 6 p.m. tonight to 6 p.m. tomorrow.

Read the rest of this entry »

Lincoln Students Compete in Lego Challenge

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Lincoln Elementary students recently competed at the First Lego League Championship in Ames.

Read the rest of this entry »

Mid-Prairie Board Decides Not to Join Rural Advocacy Group

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Mid-Prairie School Board has chosen not to join the Rural School Advocates of Iowa.

Read the rest of this entry »

Grassley Discusses Farm Bill

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 6:22 am

The United States House has approved a 5-year Farm Bill, which includes the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as food stamps.

Read the rest of this entry »

Lake Darling State Park to be Focus of Documentary

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 6:22 am

A filmmaker is focusing on the history of Lake Darling State Park for his next project.

Read the rest of this entry »

Budget Workshops Continue

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Budget workshops continue for the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

Read the rest of this entry »

Improvements to Public Works Shop Proposed

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 6:20 am

Future improvements to Kalona’s Public Works building have been proposed.

Read the rest of this entry »

Training to be Held for 4-H Volunteers

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 6:20 am

Training for all new 4-H Club Leaders has been announced statewide by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach 4-H Youth Development Staff.

Read the rest of this entry »

WACO Dodgeball

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 2:36 am

Title: WACO Dodgeball
Description: WACO Anatomy students will host a dodgeball tournament on Friday, February 28th at 6pm at WACO High School. Proceeds will go toward a trip the group is taking to an exhibit in New York City. Find the registration form on WACO\’s website or the High School\’s Facebook page.
Date: 2014-02-28

Soup Supper

Posted: Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 2:36 am

Title: Soup Supper
Description: The Boy Scout Troop 242 Soup Supper is being held Monday, February 24th from 4:30 to 7pm at Immanuel Lutheran Church. Cost will be $8 for adults and $5 for those under 12. Carry out will be available.
Date: 2014-02-24