Archive for March, 2015

City of Kalona, Chamber Collaborating to Promote Businesses

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The City of Kalona and Kalona Chamber of Commerce are working on a way to attract visitors to stores in town.

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Rain Totals for March Below Normal

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Approximately a quarter of an inch of rain has fallen in Washington so far this week.

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Now is the Time for High School Students to Register for Kirkwood Academies

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Graduation for area high school seniors is less than two months away.

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Washington County Part of Top 40 MSAs in U.S.

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The Iowa City MSA, or metropolitan statistical area, is the third strongest state economy and 38th nationally according to a report from POLICOM.

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Planting Season Approaching

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Planting season in Southeast Iowa is approaching.

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Caregiver Class

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 3:52 am

Title: Caregiver Class
Description: A two session class for caregivers is being offered from 6:30 to 8:30pm Tuesday, April 7th and Tuesday, April 14th at the Louisa County Extension Office in Wapello. Advance registration for the free sessions is appreciated. Call 319-523-2371 for more information or to register.
Date: 2015-04-07

Library Sale

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 3:52 am

Title: Library Sale
Description: The Washington Public Library\’s Teen Advisory Board is holding a Rock\’n Rummage sale from 5 to 8pm Thursday, from 8 to 5pm Friday and from 8 to noon Saturday. Bids are being taken on larger items through Friday at 5pm. There will also be a book sale and bake sale. Proceeds go toward programming at the library.
Start Date: 2015-03-26
End Date: 2015-03-28

Church Sale

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 3:51 am

Title: Church Sale
Description: The Winfield Presbyterian Church is holding a Spring Big Basement Sale from 9 to 5pm Thursday amd Friday. There will be coffee and baked goods for sale each day. A sack sale begins at 1 on Friday.
Start Date: 2015-03-26
End Date: 2015-03-27

Palm Sunday

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 3:51 am

Title: Palm Sunday
Description: The Winfield Area Choir will present an Easter Cantana at 3pm on Palm Sunday, March 29th at the Winfield Presbyterian Church. Refreshments will be served afterward in fellowship hall.
Date: 2015-03-29

Caregiver Support

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 3:50 am

Title: Caregiver Support
Description: Iowa City Hospice is holding caregiver support group meetings from 1 to 2:30pm on Wednesday, April 1st and Wednesday, April 15th at the Johnson County Extension Office in Iowa City. Call 319-339-6162 to make a reservation for free respite care during the meetings. For more information, call 319-351-5665.
Date: 2015-04-15

Caregiver Support

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 3:50 am

Title: Caregiver Support
Description: Iowa City Hospice is holding caregiver support group meetings from 1 to 2:30pm on Wednesday, April 1st and Wednesday, April 15th at the Johnson County Extension Office in Iowa City. Call 319-339-6162 to make a reservation for free respite care during the meetings. For more information, call 319-351-5665.
Date: 2015-04-01

HC Democrats

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 3:49 am

Title: HC Democrats
Description: Advocates for Democratic primary candidates will speak at The Henry County Democrats Off-Year Caucus beginning at 2:30 Saturday, March 28th at the Olds City Hall. Call 258-2151 for more information.
Date: 2015-03-28

Worship Event

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 3:49 am

Title: Worship Event
Description: Kalona Mennonite Church will host a global simulcast event for women with best-selling author Priscilla Shirer from 9am to 4:30pm Saturday, April 25th. There will be music, prayer and sessions led by Shirer. For more information on the event and preregistration, call 319-936-0113.
Date: 2015-04-25

Open Mic

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 3:48 am

Title: Open Mic
Description: A youth open mic and lip sync contest is being held for 6th through 12th graders beginning at 8pm Friday, March 27th at the ONEighty Teen Center in Washington.
Date: 2015-03-27

Alberta Mae Miller

Posted: Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at 10:21 pm

Funeral arrangements for 91-year-old Alberta Mae Miller of Wayland are pending at Beatty Funeral Home.

Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Larry Stone about his A History of Deer presentation at Halcyon House Thursday evening at 6:30 p.m. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program,  the second half of our series focused on the pipeline a subsidiary of Texas corporation Energy Transfer Partners plans to build that would bring oil from North Dakota to Illinois. The pipeline’s proposed route cuts through Iowa, including portions of Iowa House District 78. In part two, we’re joined by Jarad Klein, State Representative for House District 78, to go over the potential benefits and the way the company plans to aquire land for the pipeline.

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Robert “Bob” Stout

Posted: Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at 11:48 am

Celebration of life services for 88-year-old Robert L. “Bob” Stout of West Chester will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday (3/29) at the West Chester United Methodist Church.

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GIVE AWAY

Posted: Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at 10:20 am

2 year old Crossbreed black lab and terrier mix

Great with kids

319-461-0494

FOR RENT

Posted: Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at 10:17 am

RENTER – 2 bedroom house for rent. New windows, entry doors, 96% furnace, insulation, new kitchen, bath and laundry room. Will consider adding on a 3rd bedroom for right tenant. $575/month includes washer/dryer, stove and refrigerator.

Deposit and references required

319-461-6145