Archive for April, 2015

Mid-Prairie Battles Windy Conditions in Durant

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys’ golf team battled windy conditions yesterday as the played 18 holes at the Wildcat Invitational in Durant.

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IMS Golf Falls in Triangular

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys’ golf team played a home triangular meet at the Kalona Golf Club Tuesday taking on the Wapello Indians and Mediapolis Bulldogs.

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Schmieder Wins 1500 at Wildcat Relays

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School girls’ track team competed at the Wildcat Relays in Durant yesterday.

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Mid-Prairie Girls Receive First Place in Hawk Co-Ed Relays

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:39 am

Sophomore Levi Duwa throws the shot put at the Hawk Co-Ed Relays Tuesday. Photo by KCII’s Andrew Jones

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks boys’ and girls’ track teams held the Hawk Co-Ed Relays last night.

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Free Mental Health Services Center Coming to Downtown Washington

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:24 am

A free mental health clinic is coming to downtown Washington.

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Kalona’s Request for Flood Map Revision Accepted

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:23 am

Over 100 homeowners in Kalona will be receiving letters this week regarding a change to the flood map.

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Washington Council Approves Three Site Plans

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:22 am

Three site plans were approved at last night’s Washington City Council meeting unanimously.

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Local Farmers Taking Steps to Protect Water and Soil

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:22 am

Producers in the West Fork Crooked Creek Watershed are taking steps to protect their soil.

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Unemployment Drops Below Four Percent in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:22 am

Washington County’s unemployment rate fell from 4.3 percent in February to 3.7 percent in March.

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Athletic Officials Across the State to be Honored, Two From Washington

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Iowa High School Athletic Association, the organization that oversees boys’ athletics in Iowa, is honoring 182 officials at the 21st Annual Officials’ Banquet and Recognition Ceremony this weekend.

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Washington County Leads the Way in Solar Energy

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am


Fair board member Don Lewis explains the solar power project at the Washington County fairgrounds in 2013. Photo by KCII’s Sally Hart.

The Washington County Fairgrounds, local school buildings, and many area producers all have something in common – the use of solar panels to create energy.

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Downtown Flower Baskets Ready

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:20 am

Downtown Kalona’s flower baskets are ready to be put up.

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Robert “Bob” Tommie Smith

Posted: Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 5:53 pm

A memorial service for 55-year-old Robert “Bob” Tommie Smith of Washington, formerly of Richland

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TO GIVE AWAY

Posted: Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 9:08 am

Leaves, some dry and wet

500 Fourth Street on the Fifth Avenue side.

TO GIVE AWAY

Posted: Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 9:08 am

VHS Tapes of the Show Northern Exposure.

Electric organ – does not work well, will need worked on.

Call 319-461-7600

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 9:07 am

’99 Dodge, price is negotiable.

Old wooden box crates, $10 a piece.

Battery charger, $40.

Call 319-461-5720

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 9:07 am

Low profile tires, 18 inches, for a Honda.

Call 641-660-3929

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 9:07 am

16 ft john boat, 50 horse power, live well, lots of extras, $3000.

Call 319-461-7677

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 9:06 am

Electric stove, $50 or trade for electric dryer.
Call 319-548-1845

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 9:06 am

Table top router, 24″ X 32″, $125.00.
Call 319-653-4018