Archive for October, 2014

Honoring Heroes Night Debuts Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:24 am

Veterans, area police and fire personnel, and military personnel will be honored tomorrow night as part of Washington’s first “Honoring Heroes Night.”

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Brighton Deals with Power Outage

Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Brighton residents dealt with a power outage Wednesday.

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Halloween Just Over a Week Away

Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

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African Children’s Choir to Sing in Ainsworth

Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A special event with a choir from another continent will be held in Ainsworth tomorrow evening.

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Test My Teen Meeting for Parents Tonight

Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Red Ribbon Week kicks off today and as part of the campaign the Washington Police Department is teaming up with the Washington schools.

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Iowa Sees Uptick in Motorcycle Wreck Fatalities

Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Motorcycle wreck on Highway 218 October 16th.

With three months left of reporting, Iowa has already tallied more fatalities in motorcycle wrecks this year than last year or 2011.

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Kalona Sewer Lining to Prevent Infiltration

Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Around 31,000 linear feet of Kalona’s sanitary sewer system is being relined.

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Plant Now for Spring Colors

Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Contributed photo.

Plant bulbs now to grow gardens in the spring.

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Dale Swartzendruber

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 11:29 am

Funeral services for 89-year-old Dale Swartzendruber of Kalona will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday (10/25) at the Kalona Mennonite Church. burial will be in the Lower Deer Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday (10/24) at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona. Memorial fund has been established for Compassion International

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 9:19 am

2000 Chevy Blazer 4×4, brand new tires, body and interior in good condition. Needs motor work.  $1000 OBO.
Call 319-499-8627 if interested.

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 9:19 am

Older two horse trailer, two axils heavy floor, jack in front, $350.

3 point tractor boom, $75.

16 point trailer, medal sides, $1150 or trade .

Call 660-216-3715

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 9:19 am

3 point hedge tiller 3 point backhoe.

Call 319-461-4458

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 9:18 am

16Ft Jon Boat 40Hp Evinrude, marine radio, depth finder, 3 gas tanks, life jackets, tuff box storage, fishing gear, $3500.00

Call 319-461-8201

October 22, 2014

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 9:18 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Junior Custer, Washington

ANNIVERSARY WINNER – Joe & Carrie Hadley, 25 yrs

Washington Volleyball Swept in Regular Season Finale

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 7:02 am

The regular season ended on a sour note for the Washington Demon volleyball team Tuesday evening.

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Iowa Mennonite School Volleyball Advances In Postseason Play

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 7:01 am

The Iowa Mennonite School opened up their postseason run Tuesday evening in North English.

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Highland Volleyball Ends Season in Regional Opener

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 7:01 am

The Highland Huskies’ volleyball season came to an abrupt close Tuesday evening.

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Lone Tree Volleyball Sweeps Way Into Regional Quarterfinal

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree Lion volleyball team took very little time to advance in the regional tournament.

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Demons’ Cross Country Runners Competing For Spot in State Meet

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 am

The season has come down to one final race for the Washington Demons cross country team.

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Columbus Volleyball Ends Season Against Wapello

Posted: Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 6:59 am

The third time turned out not to be a charm for the Columbus Wildcat volleyball team, who opened up postseason play on Tuesday.

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