Archive for February, 2015

Mid-Prairie Struggles Against to Iowa City Regina

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

It was a tall order for the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks (1-17) as they played at home on Saturday against a 15 win team in Iowa City Regina (16-1).

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Mid-Prairie Loses Close One at Home Against Regals

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls’ basketball team (12-6) played in a River Valley Conference game on Saturday against the Iowa City Regina Regals (15-2).

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Season-High Performances from Demon Bowlers Versus Keokuk

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 am


The Washington girls’ and boys’ bowling teams gave the home crowd a lot to cheer about in their latest meet Saturday against the Keokuk Chiefs.

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Snow Emergencies Continue in Washington, Wellman

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 6:29 am

Over nine inches of snow fell in Washington over the past two days.

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Wrecks Across the Area During Snow Storm

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 6:24 am

A handful of car accidents occurred in Washington County during yesterday’s snow.

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Man Accused of Killing Daughter Faces Life in Prison

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 6:24 am

A Columbus Junction man is facing additional charges in connection with the death of his daughter.

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Bed Bug Reports Continue in Washington County

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 6:23 am

They live in furniture and mattresses and come out at night to feed on humans – they are bed bugs.

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Arrest Near Sunset Park

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 6:22 am

Thursday afternoon, 18-year-old Dyllan Shae Light of Washington was arrested near Sunset Park in Washington.

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Emerald Ash Borer Infestation Found in Hedrick

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Emerald Ash Borer is now in Keokuk County.

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IDPH Aims to Increase HPV Vaccination Rates

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

Two-thirds of Iowa’s adolescents have received the Tdap vaccine, which protects against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis; while only 19 percent have received the three doses of HPV vaccine recommended for full protection.

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Texting 911 Could Be Option by End of 2015

Posted: Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

Washington County residents may have the option to text 911 before the end of the year.

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Posted: Sunday, February 1st, 2015 at 5:35 pm

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February 1st, 2015

Posted: Sunday, February 1st, 2015 at 11:37 am

Birthday winner – Hailey McElree of Cedar Rapids

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Winter Storm Warning Continues Through Tonight

Posted: Sunday, February 1st, 2015 at 9:02 am

A winter storm warning remains in effect until 9 p.m. this evening for the KCII listening area.

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This Week in Washington Athletics

Posted: Sunday, February 1st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon girls’ basketball team (4-13 overall; 0-6 Southeast) are scheduled to begin the week Tuesday evening in a non conference game with the Davis County Mustangs (10-8 overall) at Washington High School.

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This Week in Mid-Prairie Sports

Posted: Sunday, February 1st, 2015 at 7:00 am

This week in Mid-Prairie sports the Mid-Prairie girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will be home Tuesday night to play non-conference opponent the Monticello Panthers.

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Bed Bug Informational Meeting Wednesday

Posted: Sunday, February 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

Landlords, renters, parents, teachers, realtors, emergency service providers and others are invited to attend Wednesday’s bed bug informational meeting hosted by Washington County Environmental Health.

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Emerald Ash Borer Infestation Found in Hedrick

Posted: Sunday, February 1st, 2015 at 6:20 am

The Emerald Ash Borer is now in Keokuk County.

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