Archive for March, 2014

Washington Track Finishes Great Week at Central

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington boys track and field team ran at Central College on Friday.

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Beam Sentenced to Probation

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 7:35 am

Jonathan Leo Beam who was convicted of second degree arson following a fire in Washington in October has been sentenced.

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Are You Prepared?

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Severe weather awareness week is this week.

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Controlled Burn Spreads to Nearby Field

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Shortly after 3 p.m. yesterday a fire was reported in rural Ainsworth.

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MRAP May Be Used After Severe Weather Events

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Mine-Resistant Ambush Proteced vehicle, or MRAP, will be in Washington.

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Henry County Dispatcher Fired for Theft

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A Henry County employee has been fired and faces criminal charges for stealing from the Sheriff’s Office.

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Spring Cleaning Soon

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington’s annual spring clean up is two weeks away.

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Drought Conditions Improve

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Drought conditions have lessened since the last report according to the U.S. Drougth Monitor.

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Mid-Prairie Student to Perform at All State Speech Festival

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A Mid-Prairie High School student will join others from around Iowa at the All State speech festival later this month.

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Riverside Getting Insurance Through Association of Municipal Utilities

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The City of Riverside will have a new insurance policy beginning April 1st.

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March 23rd, 2014

Posted: Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 at 8:04 am

Birthday Winner – Kellton Burke of Washington

Anniversary Winners – Ronald and Geryl McArtor of Winfield

Kevin Hess

Posted: Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 at 6:28 am

Funeral services for 51 year-old Kevin Hess of Iowa City will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow (3/26) at Powell Funeral Home in Keota.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week

Posted: Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Severe weather awareness week is this week.

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Mid-Prairie Student to Perform at State Speech Festival

Posted: Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Mid-Prairie High School student will join others from around Iowa at the All State speech festival later this month.

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IMS Soccer Looks to Four Seniors to Lead the Way

Posted: Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The IMS soccer team is ready to get going this season, and will kick off their season on April 3rd against Wapello.

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Demon Soccer Looks for Winning Record in 2014

Posted: Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington boys soccer program went 3-9-1 last year, but are looking to use some veteran leadership to lead the way to a winning record this year.

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Northey, Klein Take Part in Rural Solar Tour in Washington County

Posted: Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at 6:33 am

Some elected officials took part in a tour in Washington County focused on solar power.

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Rep. Braley Seeking Senate Seat

Posted: Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Representative Bruce Braley has formally filed paperwork with the Iowa Secretary of State to run for the U.S. Senate.

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Cause of Shed Fire Unknown

Posted: Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Crews responded to a shed that caught fire a mile east of the Keokuk County line at 1035 Highway 1 and 78 yesterday afternoon.

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Two Seeking Republican Nomination for House District 84

Posted: Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two Republicans have filed nomination forms with the Iowa Secretary of State for State Representative District 84.

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