Archive for February, 2015

Bright Spots in Struggling Season for Demon Girls’ Basketball

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Despite recording just their second losing season since 2007, the Washington Demon girls’ basketball team had bright spots under first year under head coach Jay Zieglowsky.

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Fourth Quarter Run Ends Lone Tree’s Season

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A last quarter scoring run eliminated the Lone Tree Lions boys’ basketball team (19-5 overall) from postseason competition.

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WACO Starters Awarded for Accomplishments

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

It was a year to remember for the WACO girls’ basketball team which finished with a 16-8 record and make it all the way to sectionals.

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Mid-Prairie Hoping For Better Things to Come For Next Year

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

It was a tough season for the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys’ basketball that ended with a record of 1-21.

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Measles Outbreak in United States, Not in Iowa Yet

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 6:24 am

Confirmed cases of measles are in Iowa’s neighboring states of Illinois, Minnesota, South Dakota and Nebraska, but there has not been a case in Iowa as of today.

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Record Low Set, More Snow in the Forecast

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 6:23 am


Temperatures fell as low as -13 last night, setting a record low for February 27th.

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Three Arrested in Fairfield on Drug Charges

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A Fairfield man is in custody following an investigation that spanned several months.

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Iowa City Man’s Eluding Charge Upgraded to Felony

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The man who led authorities on a chase through Washington County is facing two felonies.

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Williams to Give TEDx Talk Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A Washington restauranteur is one of seven featured speakers at tomorrow’s University of Iowa TEDx event.

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Cat Trap, Neuter and Release Program Coming in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow a workshop about trap, neuter and release for community cat colonies will be held by the Iowa Humane Alliance and PAWS and More Animal Shelter.

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IJBBA Open Cattle Show to be Held in April

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The Washington County 4-H County Council is sponsoring an Iowa Junior Beef Breeds Association, or IJBBA, sanctioned open cattle show this spring.

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Mid-Prairie Jazz Band Competing

Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The Mid-Prairie High School Jazz Band is performing this afternoon in Cedar Rapids.

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Lois Collier

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 9:24 pm

Graveside services for 93-year-old Lois Collier of Ainsworth

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Jacquelyn B. Reed

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 8:13 am

Celebration of life services for 82-year-old Jacquelyn B. Reed of Winfield, formerly of Wayland, will be held at noon Saturday (2/28) at the Bethel Mennonite Church near Wayland.

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Lone Tree Lions Battle Marquette Catholic in Boys’ District Final

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 7:01 am

This season’s Southeast Iowa Super Conference North champions are looking to add another championship title to their resume tonight.

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Sigourney Clashes with Lynnville-Sully in District Championship

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 7:01 am

A third and final meeting between South Iowa Cedar League rivals Sigourney and Lynnvillle-Sully takes place this evening.

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Mid-Prairie Girls Will Look for Success Moving Forward

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

It was a successful year for the Mid-Prairie girls’ basketball team advancing with a record of 15-8 and were just a few points shy of making it to sectionals.

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Skubal Finishes Career Among Washington’s Best Wrestlers

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The career of one of Washington’s greatest wrestlers ended this past weekend on the podium at the 2015 State Wrestling tournament.

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Three IMS Players Selected to SEISC North All Conference Team

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School girls’ basketball team had three players selected to the South East Iowa Super Conference North basketball all conference team.

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Last Chance for Home Shopping Deals

Posted: Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 6:25 am

Today is the final day of KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza and the last chance for listeners to cash in on deals from local and regional businesses.

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