Archive for March, 2014

Relay for Life Kick Off Tonight

Posted: Thursday, March 27th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Tonight Washington County’s Relay for Life Kick Off for 2014 will be held.

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Purple Martin Workshop in its Ninth Year

Posted: Thursday, March 27th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The 9th Annual Purple Martin Workshop is being held north of Kalona on Saturday.

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Flu Activity is Local

Posted: Thursday, March 27th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Flu activity for Iowa is local at this time.

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Michael S. Phenicie

Posted: Thursday, March 27th, 2014 at 5:54 am

Celebration of life servicesfor 66-year-old Michael S. Phenicie of Washington, formerly of Burlington, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday (3/29) at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home. Calling hours will be held one hour prior to the service at which time the family will receive friends. Military honors conducted by Washington American Legion Post 29 will be held in conjunction with the memorial service at the funeral home. Interment will take place at Aspen Grove Cemetery in Burlington at a later date. A general memorial has been established.

Breaking News: Hog Confinement Fire South of Kalona

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 10:51 am

At around 9:45 AM Wednesday a call was received regarding a hog confinement fire at 1664 Larch Avenue south of Kalona.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 9:26 am

Two end tables – one $10 and one $15
Three wrought iron chairs – $10 each
Modern table lamp – $10
319-461-9916

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 9:26 am

1999 F250 V8 Super Duty – $2,700
Home Light chain saw with two bars – $60
641-814-3291

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 9:25 am

Cassette/record player stereo – $100
LG trac phone with charger – $20
Sony color TV – $75
319-653-2375

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 9:25 am

Three prom dresses, size 8, adjustable, various styles
319-461-0966

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 9:24 am

Washing machine
Scrap metal
319-217-1422

March 26, 2014

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 9:24 am

Birthday Winner – Ashlee Statler

IMS Golf Brings Large Team Back

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 8:30 am

IMS golf brings back a full team of both boys and girls this year, giving head coach Steve Nelson a lot of kids to choose from.

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Demons Girls Golf; Small, but Veteran

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Demon girls golf team has just five players out currently, giving them very little room for error.

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Voters to Decide on Mid-Prairie Bond Referendum Next Week

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Mid-Prairie’s bond referendum is less than a week away.

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Rollover Wreck Near Riverside

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

One person was transported by ambulance to the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City following a rollover car accident.

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Semi Driver Cited in Ainsworth Accident

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Yesterday a PT Cruiser struck a semi-truck on Highway 92 near the Ainsworth Four Corners Restaurant and gas station, near the Highway 218 southbound lanes on-ramp.

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LIHEAP Applications Accepted Until April 15

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Hawkeye Area Community Action Program, or HACAP, is accepting applications for the Low Income Heating Energy Assistance Program until April 15th.

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Watershed Open House Scheduled for Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The English River Watershed Management Authority is hosting a kickoff event tomorrow.

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Main Street Washington Presents Awards

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Monday evening Main Street Washington presented four awards at the Annual Dinner held in partnership with the Washington Chamber of Commerce and Washington Economic Development Group.

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Washington Auditorium Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow evening an informational meeting regarding the $7 million new auditorium project at the Washington High School will be held.

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