Archive for November, 2014

Washington’s Bowling Team Rolls Out Season Next Week

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 7:02 am

The Washington Demon boys and girls bowling teams are a week away from starting their 2014-15 season.

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Mid-Prairie Boys Basketball Team Getting Ready for Match-up With Washington

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 7:01 am

The Mid-Prairie boys basketball team will have their first game of the year Tuesday December 2nd at home against Washington.

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Keota Boys’ Basketball Needs to Replace Multiple Offensive Threats

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 7:00 am


The Keota Eagles boys’ basketball team has to replace its two main scorers from last year’s 25-win team. 

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Columbus Wildcat Football Get Seven Players Named To All-District Team

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The Columbus Wildcat football team’s improvement during the 2014 football season was recognized by area coaches.

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Small Business Saturday Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Many people have already started their holiday shopping and tomorrow people are encouraged to go to local businesses for Small Business Saturday.

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Christmas Season Begins with Craft Show in Kalona

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is getting the holiday shopping season started with their craft show today.

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Lighted Parade in Washington Tonight

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Tonight is the 20th Annual Lighted Parade in downtown Washington.

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Increased Law Enforcement Presence on Iowa’s Roads

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 6:22 am

An increased presence of law enforcement is on Iowa’s roadways this holiday weekend.

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Signup Deadline Approaching for Riverside Lighting Contest

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Those living in and around Riverside have until Sunday to sign up for the “Town & Country Christmas” Lighting contest.

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Jingle Bell Fun Run Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Jingle bells will be heard through the streets of Washington tomorrow morning.

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Final Day for Yard Waste Site in Washington

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Tomorrow is the final day the City of Washington’s waste water plant drop off site will be open for yard waste this year.

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City Halls, Libraries Remain Closed

Posted: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Thanksgiving is over, but most public buildings will be closed today.

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Jean Robertson

Posted: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 4:33 pm

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Celebration of Life Services for 85 year old Jean Robertson of Washington,

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Demons’ Bump Poses Matchup Problems For Opponents

Posted: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demons best returning boys’ basketball player could be a matchup nightmare for opponents this season.

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Highland Football Lands Seven on All-District Team

Posted: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The Highland Huskies’ football team had several players recognized for their contributions on the gridiron this past season.

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Winfield-Mount Union Volleyball Lands Two Seniors On All-District Team

Posted: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mount Union Wolves volleyball team had two senior players named to the Iowa Girls Coaches Association all-district team.

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WACO Girls’ Basketball Led by Senior Post Duo

Posted: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The WACO Warrior girls’ basketball team heads into the 2014-15 season with a pair of returning all-conference post players.

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Unemployment Rates Slightly Drop in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The unemployment rate in Washington County dropped slightly from 3.3 percent in September to 3.1 percent in October, with approximately 200 more people employed in the county.

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Santa is Coming to Town

Posted: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 6:23 am

After families enjoy Thanksgiving meals today a variety of holiday events will be held in Washington this weekend.

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Local CEO Recieves Award from National Organization

Posted: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The CEO of a local electric cooperative has been recognized by a national organization. 

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