Archive for November, 2014

Prepare Turkeys Safely for Thanksgiving

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:21 am

With the holiday season underway, the Iowa Department of Public Health is reminding Iowans to take precautions to avoid foodborne illness.

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School Cancellations Announced Morning of at Mid-Prairie

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The decision to cancel or delay school is made the morning of at Mid-Prairie School District.

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Beef Weigh-in Scheduled in Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A date has been set for the Market Beef Weigh-In for 4-H and FFA beef project members in Washington County.

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Stephen R. Kindred

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 7:30 pm

A celebration of life service for 63-year-old Stephen R. Kindred of will be held Friday, (11/28) at 2 p.m. at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.

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Glenn S. Hershberger

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 7:28 pm

Celebration of Life Service for 85-year-old Glenn S. Hershberger of Wellman

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Don O. Miller

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 1:48 pm

A celebration of life for 100-year-old Don O. Miller, of Kalona, will be held Monday (12/1) at 10:30 a.m. at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.

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TO GIVE AWAY

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 11:04 am

Giving away a dog, lab/pit bull, very good with children.

Call 319-855-8142

SERVICES

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 11:03 am

Scooping snow for $10/ hour here in Washington during morning hours.

contact Dan Moore 319-652-7742

WANTED

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 11:03 am

Wanted to purchase; beige, tan, or brown couch, solid-colored, clean and in good condition.

Call 319-461-6137.

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 11:03 am

Electric wheel chair, 500 lbs, needs charged, $600 obo.

Call 319-855-8142

November 24, 2014

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 11:00 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Shelly Bruggie, Washington, 55

ANNIVERSARY WINNER – Tim & Rhonda Wilson, Ainsworth, 19 yr

BREAKING NEWS: Lind in Custody

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 9:27 am

Tyler Craig Lind, a suspect who shot at deputies early yesterday morning in Jefferson County, has been taken into custody.

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Washington Girls Basketball Opens Season With Ranked Opponent

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 7:01 am

The Washington Demon girls’ basketball team faces an immediate test in their season opener this evening.

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Mid-Prairie Girls Basketball Team Gets First Test at Fairfield Tonigtht

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 7:01 am

The 13th ranked Mid-Prairie girls basketball team opens their season tonight as they travel to Fairfield to take on the Trojans.

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Mid-Prairie Boys’ Basketball Holds Jamboree Tonight

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks boys’ basketball team welcomes in several area schools to Tim Grady Gymnasium for the school’s annual boys’ basketball jamboree.

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Washington Football Celebrates 2014 Season

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 7:00 am

Another football season is in the books, and the Washington High School team celebrated their 2014 season Sunday evening.

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YMCA Board to Consider Partnership with Kalona

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

The YMCA of Washington County board will consider a partnership with the City of Kalona at today’s meeting.

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Buckle Up this Holiday Week

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

Be safe this Thanksgiving holiday week and remember to buckle up, slow down and drive defensively.

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Jingle All the Way Through Washington

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

Registration for jingle bells and t-shirts for Saturday’s annual Jingle Bell 5k Fun Run in Washington is due by tomorrow.

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Supervisors to Discuss RUSS Withdrawal and Jail Wages

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

Last week, Washington County Supervisor Jack Seward reported discussions began regarding three counties leaving RUSS, Regional Utility Service Systems, and the potential cost and process.

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