Archive for January, 2015

Iowans Can Now Apply for Medical Cannabidiol Registration Cards

Posted: Thursday, January 29th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Application forms for obtaining medical cannabidiol registration cards are now available in Iowa.

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Warm Weather Impacting Ice Quality in Washington County

Posted: Thursday, January 29th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Anyone planning to head out on area ponds should be careful.

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Grassley Cosponsors Transparency Act

Posted: Thursday, January 29th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Last week, Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa cosponsored a bill aimed at increasing federal transparency and increasing congressional scrutiny of regulations issued by agencies in the executive branch.

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Viola G. Norton

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 2:05 pm

Celebration of life services for 96-year-old Viola Genevive Norton of Cedar Falls will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday (1/30) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

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WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 8:58 am

Older pull behind camper, older mobile home, cash.

Call 319-471-6756

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 8:58 am

1995 c2500, v8, automatic, good rubber, dependable truck, not the prettiest but gets job done, new brakes, battery, tune up, asking $1500.

Call 319-936-5124

January 28, 2015

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 8:56 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Virginia McCurdy

Donald Hendrickson

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 8:20 am

Funeral services for 83-year-old Donald Hendrickson of Washington will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday (1/31) at the St. James Catholic Church in Washington.

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Mid-Prairie Boys and Girls Fall in Durant

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys’ (1-15) and girls’ (11-5) basketball teams fell to Durant in a River Valley Conference showdown with the Wildcats last night.

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IMS Loses Heartbreaker at Home

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite Boys’ basketball team played at home last night in a Southeastern Iowa Super Conference showdown as they played Louisa-Muscatine.

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IMS Girls Fall in Defensive Struggle

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School girls’ basketball team (3-13) batteled at home in a southeastern conference game with Louisa Muscatine (3-14) last night.

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Big Second Quarter Helps Lone Tree Edge Highland in First Place Battle

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A big second quarter run helped the Lone Tree Lions boys’ basketball team (13-3 overall; 12-2 SEISC-North) take hold of the top spot in a contested conference battle winning 54-47.

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Demon Girls Basketball Fall to Ft Madison

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon girls basketball team (4-12 overall; 0-5 Southeast) finished their first round of conference games Tuesday evening.

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Washington Archery Teams Qualify For State Competition

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Great individual and team performances the past two weekends have helped all of Washington’s archery teams to qualify for the state competition.

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Iowa Supreme Court Reviewing Court of Appeals Decision

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 6:23 am


Tyler James Webster

The Iowa Supreme Court is reviewing the Iowa Court of Appeals’ decision to overturn the outcome of a 2013 murder trial in Jefferson County.

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One Step Closer to the Exit

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A resolution to approve the RUSS, Regional Utility Service Systems, exit agreement has been approved by the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Washington’s Unemployment Rate Rises

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Iowa’s unemployment rate fell from 4.3 percent in November to 4.1 percent in December.

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Can You Live For a Year Off of $15,000?

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Iowa’s minimum wage is currently set at the federal minimum of $7.25 per hour.

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Kalona Resident Begins New Role as Chamber Manager

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce has a new manager.

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Flu Outbreaks Increase in Long-Term Care Facilities

Posted: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Fifty-one long-term care facilities in Iowa have reported influenza outbreaks.

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