Archive for January, 2015

Riverside’s Purchase of Fire Truck Put On Hold

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

The purchase of a new ladder truck has been put on hold in Riverside.

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Students Able to Take Part in Engineering Program

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

Earthquake engineering, building codes and shake tables are all part of an upcoming science camp for area students.

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WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 11:33 am

14 -16 foot single axle boat trailer.

Call 319-461-6884

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 11:33 am

Antique bathtub, good condition, $300.

Call 319-461-1218

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 11:33 am

1979 Ford F150, four wheel drive, has new parts, $1800.

Call 319-548-1299

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 11:32 am

’99 Ford Taurus, 116,000 miles, $3,000.

Call 319-461-8141

January 27, 2015

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 11:32 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Jody Scott, Washington

ANNIVERSARY WINNER – Ron & Sandy Scott, Brighton

UPDATE: Child Dies in Jimenez Case

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 7:03 am

A Columbus Junction man has pled not guilty to child endangerment.

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Columbus Community Takes Down Highland In Close Battle

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Columbus Community Wildcats and Highland Huskies girls’ basketball teams competed last night in a Southeastern Iowa Super Conference North battle in Columbus Junction.

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Demon Boys’ Basketball Faces Southeast Leaders This Week

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon boys’ basketball team (5-7 overall; 1-2 Southeast) is scheduled to face a top team in the Southeast Conference tonight.

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Defensive Letdown Drops Demon Girls’ Basketball Versus Central Lee

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

For the first time this season, scoring 50 points wasn’t enough for the Washington Demons girls basketball team (4-11 overall; 0-4 Southeast) to come away with a victory.

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Mid-Prairie Girls Look to Make it Eight Straight Wins Boys’ Look for Second Win

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk Girls’ and Boys’ basketball team will be heading north for a Riverside Conference showdown with Durant.

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Lone Tree, Highland Boys’ Basketball Play for SEISC’s Top Spot

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 6:59 am

A crucial game a top the Southeast Iowa Super Conference North Standings takes place tonight in Lone Tree.

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Washington Medical Company’s Deployment to Africa Cancelled

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Army National Guard’s 294th Area Support Medical Company based in Washington is no longer being deployed to West Africa for the U.S. Counter-Ebola mission.

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Energy Saving Projects Nearly Done at Keota

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Keota School District’s energy efficiency projects are nearly complete.

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The Family Connection Looking to Serve More Washington County Families

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Family Connection, formerly known as Parents as Teachers, is encouraging families with children under four years of age to enroll in their programs.

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School Board Approves Contract for New Superintendent

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Washington Community School Board approved the new superintendent contract at a special session meeting last night.

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Testing and Mitigation Encouraged During National Radon Action Month

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Environmental Protection Agency has designated January as National Radon Action Month.

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Washington Police Budget to be Discussed at Workshop Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 6:21 am


The police budget will be discussed at tonight’s special session of the Washington City Council.

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Man Accused of Child Endangerment Enters Plea of Not Guilty

Posted: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A Columbus Junction man has pled not guilty to child endangerment.

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