Archive for May, 2014

Vote Early Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The primary election is Tuesday and voters can cast their ballots before election day.

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Washington’s 175th Celebration Begins This Weekend

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Washington’s 175th Celebration begins this weekend.

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City Approves Agreement with Animal Shelter

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A multi-year agreement between PAWS and More animal shelter and the City of Washington was approved at this week’s city council meeting.

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Bids to be Accepted for Pond Outside of Columbus Junction

Posted: Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The City of Columbus Junction plans to accept sealed bids for Roundy Pond.

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WANTED

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 10:31 am

Wanted enclosed trailer 7×14 or larger with bumper hitch

319-461-6748

WANTED

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 10:28 am

Racing Boots for Motocross, size 9 or 10

Call after 6

641-919-2259

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 10:27 am

Carpet Shampooer with accessories – $75

319-653-5059

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 10:26 am

GE top freezer refrigerator, white, runs and looks great – $100

Navy 3 cushion sofa, very good condition – $115

319-653-5149

MAY 29, 2014

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 10:24 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Julie Walker, 50 yrs old, Wash.

ANNIVERSARY WINNERS – Kathy and Steve Vetter, Wash.

Clippers Rally Late to Top Demons

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 8:30 am

On Tuesday night the Washington baseball team controlled the majority of it’s game against visiting Clear Creek Amana but in the end the Clippers found a big inning and stole a 7-4 win.

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Highland’s West Brothers Place at Nationals

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 8:30 am

Congratulations to Highland wrestlers Drew West and Bryce West who competed in the Asics FILA Cadet Freestyle Nationals tournament.

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Demon Softball Starts the Season with a 13 Run No-Hitter

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Demon softball team wasn’t playing games last night, as they hosted Columbus Junction for their season opener and ran away with the game.

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Highland Softball Runs Away with Another Victory

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Highland softball team got another win last night, this one over Central Lee.

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Demons Versus Trojans in Boys Soccer For the Tiebreaker

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Demon boys soccer team plays the second round of the playoffs tonight when they travel down to Fairfield.

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Golden Hawk Boys Soccer Starts Playoffs Tonight

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Mid-Prairie soccer team plays their first playoff game tonight when they host Chariton.

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Robert “Bob” Fritz

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 8:13 am

Robert "Bob" Fritz

In celebration of 63 year-old Robert J. ‘Bob’ Fritz of Washington, the family will receive friends at Jones & Eden Funeral Home from 2-4pm on Saturday, Mary 31st.

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Goncho Building Hearing Held

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A formal hearing regarding the Goncho Apartment Building was held yesterday.

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Council Looks to Develop Downtown Property

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 6:24 am

The City of Washington is looking to redevelop the site where partially collapsed buildings were removed over two years ago on South Marion Avenue.

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Rate Increases Pending in Wellman

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Wellman residents should expect increases to their water and sewer rates this summer.

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Rain Falls in the Area

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Nearly 4-tenths of an inch of rain fell in Washington yesterday.

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