Archive for January, 2015

Grassley Talks About Pipeline, Republican Approach to Senate

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

Iowa’s senior senator, Republican Chuck Grassley, says he believes a bill regarding the Keystone XL Pipeline will be on the president’s desk soon, with the Senate acting on it yet this week.

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WANTED

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 3:32 pm

Puppy-Australian Sheppard or  mixture of one.

Call 319 470-4388

WANTED

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 3:31 pm

Wanted: reasonably priced treadmill.

Call 641-660-7738

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 3:30 pm

’98 F150, 190,000 miles, four wheel drive, needs  new tires, $1000.

Call 319-458-0478

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 3:30 pm

2000 Buick Century, 3.1 liter, Cruise, Power steering, seat & brakes. Superficial body damage. 166,000 miles. $1,350 OBO.

Call 319-461-3690.  Please call between noon & 1:00 pm or after 4:00 pm.

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 3:30 pm

Wood Chipper, only been used 3 times, $800.

Call 319-461-6527

January 26, 2015

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 3:29 pm

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Austin Scott

Duane Stock Sr.

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 10:58 am

Funeral Services for 91-year-old Duane Stock Sr. of Lone Tree will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, (01/29) at The Lone Tree American Legion.

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Demon Girls’ Basketball Heads to Donnellson

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon girls’ basketball team (4-10 overall; 0-4 Southeast) is hoping to put their recent struggles behind them amid a busy week of regular season action.

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Mid-Prairie Wrestling Goes 2-3 in Duals

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Golden Hawks went 2-3 at the Center Point Urbana wrestling meet Saturday.

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Washington Wrestlers Perform in East Marshall Duals

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon wrestling team (22-3) was continuously challenged on Saturday at the East Marshall Duals in Le Grand.

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Highland and Columbus Girls to Collide in a SEISC Battle

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 6:59 am

The Highland (12-3) and Columbus Community (10-4) girls’ basketball teams will be competing in a Southeast Iowa Super Conference battle tonight.

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Highway 1 Detour Begins Today

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The replacement of a bridge near Brighton on Highway 1 is expected to begin today.

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Mid-Prairie School Board to Discuss Three Building Projects

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Projects being funded by last year’s bond issue will again be a topic of discussion at today’s Mid-Prairie School Board meeting.

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Big Red Radio Delivering Food this Week

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 6:22 am

This week KCII’s Big Red Radio will be out and about delivering the non-perishable food and toiletry items donated during the Caring Christmas food drive.

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Car Accidents Reported Sunday Morning

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Approximately two-tenths of an inch of precipitation fell in the area yesterday with the high recorded at 36 degrees and the low at 18 degrees.

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Washington Selects New Superintendent

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Washington’s superintendent next school year will be Jeff Dicks.

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Organic Dairy Prices Unaffected by Conventional Dairy Market

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 6:21 am

As conventional dairy prices fall after hitting record highs last year, the price of organic dairy continues to increase.

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Farm Transition Planning Course for Women Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow a five-session course for women titled “Managing for Today and Tomorrow: Farm Transition Planning” begins in Washington.

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Fiber Arts February Starts Next Week

Posted: Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Washington Public Library is preparing for Fiber Arts February and there are a number of programs planned.

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