Archive for May, 2015

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 9:12 am

Set of camping jacks, $60.

Good 5 1/2hp Jon boat motor, clean, $150.

4 speed Ford transmission for a 3 quarter ton Ford, $100.

Call 660-216-3715

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 9:12 am

Pair hand cuffs, 2 keys, $20.

Fishing rod pen 77, $10.

Under water cutting torch, $75.

Call 319-461-6177

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 9:11 am

50 hedge posts.

Call 319-461-0208

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 9:11 am

’99 Kawasaki Ninja, 900 cc.

Call 319-461-0575

May 28, 2015

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 8:13 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Elizabeth Hora, Washington, 6

ANNIVERSARY WINNER – Pat & Mary Jane Bump, Washington, 38 yrs

Washington Baseball Drops Game in Tiffin

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 7:01 am

For the second straight night, the Washington Demon baseball team relinquished a multiple run lead.

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Demon Softball Powers Past Wildcats

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 7:01 am

An early season offensive explosion helped the Washington Demon softball team (1-0 overall) get their season off on the right foot.

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Keota Baseball Snaps 43-Game Losing Streak

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Keota Eagle baseball team huddles after their 17-2 victory over the H-L-V Warriors. The win was the first for the Eagles since July 2012. Contributing photo.

A large losing streak is now history for the Keota Eagle baseball team (1-1 overall; 1-1 SICL).

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Mid-Prairie’s Yoder to Play Baseball at Mount Mercy

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Jackson Yoder signing to play baseball for Mount Mercy University. Photo courtesy of Steve Hollan activities director for Mid-Prairie.

Mid-Prairie senior Jackson Yoder may be in his last year playing for the Golden Hawk baseball team, but it won’t be last year playing organized baseball.

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Postseason Run Continues for Columbus Soccer Team

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The road back to the state tournament in Des Moines leads the Columbus Wildcats boys’ soccer team (7-6 overall) through West Point this evening.

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Columbus Looking for First Win Heading to Pekin

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Columbus Community boys’ baseball team (0-1) will have their first test on road this season as they travel to Pekin (1-0) to take on the Panthers tonight.

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Railroad Crossing Closed in Washington

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A railroad crossing in Washington has been closed.

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Ducks Migrating to Washington’s Fountain

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 6:23 am


Members of the dive team swim in the fountain during Ridiculous Day 2013. Photo by KCII’s Sally Hart.

A superhero and princess contest, sales at area businesses, and a parade will be in downtown Washington next weekend, along with rubber ducks in the fountain for the 68th Ridiculous Day.

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Burglary Reported in Kalona

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Authorities are investigating a burglary that occurred at a Kalona business this week.

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Two Mid-Prairie Teachers Retire

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A couple of teachers in the Mid-Prairie School District are starting their retirement.

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Supervisors Asked to Help Fund Case Regarding Water

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors recently received a letter from the Iowa Drainage District Association requesting assistance in funding the legal defense case filed against counties by the Des Moines Waterworks.

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Fewer Unemployed in April than March

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Unemployment rates in the KCII listening area dropped from March to April.

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Iowa One of Three States Without Motorcycle Helmet Law

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 6:21 am

So far this year, 108 motorists have died in Iowa, eight of which were motorcyclists.

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31,000 Feet of Kalona’s Sanitary Sewer Relined

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Work on Kalona’s sanitary sewer system is complete.

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Highland Soccer Season Ends in Postseason Opener

Posted: Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 at 10:00 am

The best season in program history came to a close Tuesday evening for the Highland Huskies soccer team (10-6 overall).

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