Archive for May, 2014

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we talk to Washington County Attorney Larry Brock, who is seeking reelection, ahead of June’s Republican primary where he’ll face Shawn Showers.

State Track Wraps Up the Season

Posted: Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The state track and field meet has wrapped up, and the season is in the books.

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Demon Softball Is Moving On

Posted: Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon softball team kicks off their season on Wednesday, and the team might look a bit different than they have for the past four years.

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Mid-Prairie Continues Memorial Day Tradition

Posted: Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A long-standing tradition at Mid-Prairie High School continues this morning.

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Local Seniors Graduate

Posted: Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The school year is coming to a close in southeast Iowa.

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Stewart Softball Fields to Undergo Renovation

Posted: Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Softball fields at Stewart Elementary School in Washington will be getting overhauled, thanks in part due to a $19,000 grant from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation.

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Supervisor Candidates Seeking Nominations Next Week

Posted: Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two Republicans and two Democrats are vying for their party’s nomination in the June 3rd primary for Washington County District 3 Supervisors.

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Sewer Line Inspection Planned in Kalona

Posted: Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 6:22 am

In an effort to reduce the amount of groundwater that makes it to Kalona’s treatment plant, an area suspected to be the source of the problem will be inspected.

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Closures for Memorial Day

Posted: Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Banks, schools and many offices are closed today in observance of Memorial Day.

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Luis Barrera

Posted: Sunday, May 25th, 2014 at 4:42 pm

Funeral Services for 62 year old Luis Barrera of Muscatine, are at 2:00 Wednesday (5/28) afternoon at St. Mathias Church in Muscatine. Visitation will be 4-8pm on Tuesday (5/27) at the Geo. M. Wittich Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Burial will take place at the Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery. Following the interment, a time of food and fellowship will be held at Gannon Hall.

May 25th, 2014

Posted: Sunday, May 25th, 2014 at 7:36 am

Birthday winner – Susan Holeton of Sigourney

Anniversary winners – Tim & Dawn Peterson of Washington

Mid-Prairie to Continue Memorial Day Tradition

Posted: Sunday, May 25th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A long-standing tradition at Mid-Prairie High School continues tomorrow.

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Remember Memorial Day

Posted: Sunday, May 25th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Memorial Day is tomorrow.

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WMU Boys Golf Move on to State

Posted: Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at 8:30 am

Congratulations to the Winfield-Mt. Union boys golf team for qualifying for the state golf meet.

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Day Two of State Track Results

Posted: Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at 8:30 am

Day two of the state track meet has wrapped up, and here are the results.

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IMS Soccer Finishes With a Loss, But Geared Up for Playoffs

Posted: Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The IMS soccer team wrapped up their regular season on Thursday, with a 2-1 loss to Williamsburg.

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Washington School District Benefits From Riverboat Foundation Grants

Posted: Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Washington Community School district will have a few changes thanks in part to funding from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation.

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Visit the Avenue of the Flags this Weekend

Posted: Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

More than 400 American flags are on display this Memorial Day weekend in Elm Grove Cemetery.

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Hollywood Actor Delivering Commencement Speech in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A famous actor will give a commencement speech in Jefferson County today.

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Demons to Graduate Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Graduation ceremonies will be held for Washington High School seniors tomorrow.

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