Archive for February, 2014

Hall’s Heroics Lift Mid-Prairie

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 8:30 am

It took all 32 minutes Monday night in Wilton, but the Mid-Prairie boys advanced through the first round of the class 2A district playoffs knocking off West Liberty 63-61.

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IMS Girls Host Prince of Peace in Second Round

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 8:29 am

The IMS girls basketball team is in the second round of the playoffs tonight, when they host Prince of Peace.

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The Mid-Prairie Girls Travel to Donnellson for Regional Action

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie girls basketball team will play their first round of the playoffs tonight, after having Saturday’s game postponed.

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WACO Boys Rout Harmony in Round One

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 8:28 am

The WACO boys basketball team moved on in the playoffs last night in a high scoring win over Harmony.

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Breaking News: Car Wreck in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 8:01 am

A car wreck in Washington at approximately 7:45 a.m. has Washington Street reduced to one lane in each direction at this time.

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Kirkwood Open House Tomorrow Night

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Kirkwood open house for area high school students will be held tomorrow.

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Wellman Man Faces Multiple Charges Following Weekend Incident

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Wellman resident has been arrested in connection with an incident in Johnson County over the weekend.

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Nearly Four Inches of Snow and Rain Fell

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Three-and-a-half inches of snow and 4-tenths of an inch of rain fell in Washington yesterday.

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Bill Passed in Iowa House Would Change School Funding Process

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A bill has been passed in the state House of Representatives that would establish a biannual budgeting process for education.

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Capital Campaign Continues for Restoration of Historic Bridge

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The public is invited to watch the company restoring the Bunker Mill Bridge conduct their work at a foundry in Kalona today.

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Flu Activity Decreases Across Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Iowa’s influenza activity has decreased in the last reporting period.

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Pesticide Course Offered in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A continuing instructional course will be held by Washington County Extension next week.

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Robert “Bob” Bulecheck

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A celebration of life service for 69-year-old Robert “Bob” Bulechek of Kalona will be held Friday (2/21) at the Sharon Center United Methodist Church in rural Iowa City. Burial will follow at the St. Stanislaus Cemetery in rural Hills. Visitation will be held from 3 to 5 and 6 to 8 p.m. tomorrow (2/20) at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona where a Rosary will be held at 7:30 p.m. A memorial fund has been established for the Johnson County 4H Fairgrounds.

Harriett Orr

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 10:04 am

Celebration of life services for 96-year-old Harriett Orr of Davenport will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday (2/21) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

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John F. “Johnny” Dalton, Jr.

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 10:03 am

A visitation for 64-year-old John “Johnny” F. Dalton, Jr., of Keota will be held on Wednesday (2/19) from noon to 2 p.m. at Lensing Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City with funeral services at 2 p.m.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 9:56 am

Engine stand – $45

Soccer net – $10

Iowa starter winter coat – $20

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FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 9:55 am

30 x 24 flat, frameless bathroom mirror, no flaws or cracks – $15

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FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 9:55 am

Wicker rocking chair, good condition – $150

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GIVE AWAY

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 9:54 am

45 clean egg cartons in Washington

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February 17, 2014

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 9:53 am

Birthday Winner – Annette Witthoft, 7 Years, Wellman