Archive for March, 2014

Washington Page

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with local artist Craig Swift about the Washington 175th magazine.

MARCH 31ST, 2014

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 11:34 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Martha Hammen, Washington
ANNIVERSARY WINNERS – Ray and Mary Jones, Columbus Junction

Earl Boon Wright

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 11:22 am

Celebration of life services for 85-year-old Earl Boon Wright of Brighton will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday (4/3) at the Brighton United Church.

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Three Area Schools Travel To Pekin for Track

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 8:30 am

Three track teams will take advantage of the warm weather, and run a track meet tonight.

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Washington and Three Other Area Boys Track Teams Run Tonight

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 8:30 am

Just three days after the Washington Relays, the Demon and Columbus Junction track teams will be back at it again tonight at West Burlington Notre Dame.

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Steve Messenger

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 8:15 am

Celebration of life services for 69 year-old Steve Messenger of Brighton will be held at 2 p.m. Friday (4/4) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home.

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Larry D. Martin

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 8:14 am

Inurnment and graveside service for 73-year-old Larry D. Martin of Red Oak, formerly of Columbus Junction, will be held Saturday (⅘) at the Columbus City Cemetery.

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Robert E. Nichols

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 8:14 am

Funeral services for 85-year-old Robert E. Nichols of Brighton will be held at Gould Funeral Home in Brighton at 1:30 p.m. Thursday (4/3).

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Janice Kron

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 8:14 am

A Mass of Christian Burial for 64-year-old Janice Kron of Kalona will be held Thursday (4/3) at 10:30 a.m. at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Richmond.

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Evelyn Joan Hesseltine

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 8:13 am

Funeral services for 82-year-old Evelyn Joan Hesseltine of Richland will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday (4/2) at the First Church of God in Brighton.

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LeRoy C. Kaufman

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 8:13 am

A celebration of life for 85-year-old LeRoy C. Kaufman of Wayland, will be held Wednesday (4/2) at 10 a.m. at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.

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Washington County’s Population Increases

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 6:24 am

Washington County’s population has grown over the past three years according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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New Auditorium Bond Vote Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Tomorrow polls will be open from noon to 8 p.m. for Washington School District voters to consider a $1.1 million bond referendum to help build a new auditorium.

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ERWMA Continues English River Watershed Study

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 6:23 am

The English River Watershed Management Authority is about six months into their comprehensive study.

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Both Chambers Support Funding Increase for Vet Lab

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 6:22 am

As it stands now, the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in Ames will receive a funding boost.

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Area Band Receives 1-plus Rating

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Washington Middle School Advance Band received a 1-plus rating at a festival over the weekend.

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington County’s unemployment rate dropped slightly from 5.3% in January to 5.1% in February.

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ISU Students from Southeast Iowa Recognized at Banquet

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Some students originally from this area were recognized earlier this month at the Iowa State University Agricultural Business Club’s banquet.

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Dust Control Deadline is April 30th

Posted: Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 6:20 am

Dust control permits are available now.

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ERWMA Continue English River Watershed Study

Posted: Sunday, March 30th, 2014 at 6:24 am

The English River Watershed Management Authority is about six months into their comprehensive study.

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