Archive for July, 2015

California Residents Linked to Incident at Local Farm

Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Animal-rights activists have been taken into custody for a cross-country crime spree that included an incident in southeast Iowa.

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Motorcycle vs. Deer Accident on Highway 1

Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A motorcycle collided with a deer on Highway 1 just before noon Tuesday.

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Nutrition, Mental Health, Physical Activity to be Priorities Locally

Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Nutrition and food systems, access to mental health care, and increasing physical activity will be health priorities for the local public health office in the next three to five years.

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Ribbon Cutting Held for L.E.T.’s Art Center

Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am


Photo courtesy of Craig Swift.

An official ribbon cutting was held yesterday afternoon for the L.E.T.’s Center for the Healing and Creative Arts in downtown Washington.

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Updated Traffic Counts Released

Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Every four years the Iowa Department of Transportation releases updated traffic counts for the cities and counties across Iowa.

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Volunteers Continue to Collect Mobility Aids

Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A cargo container filled with donations collected locally is expected to leave for South America later this year.

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Strong Winds, Lightning Cause Damage Tuesday

Posted: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Over an inch of rain fell in Washington Tuesday.

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Rotation Reported During Thunderstorm Warning

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 9:02 pm

Rotation was reported as a thunderstorm made its way through southeast Iowa tonight.

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BREAKING NEWS: Motorcycle Wreck on Highway 1

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 12:20 pm

Emergency crews responded to the scene of a motorcycle accident, north of Washington on Highway 1, near 230th.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 11:37 am

2 Haier window air conditioners 5000 BTU. $100 each

Call 319- 653-8038

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 11:37 am

A 1986 Bronco 4×4 (full size) for parts. 5.0L 77k original miles. Lots of newer upgrades to drive train. Good tire’s. Want to sell it complete. All of interior gone. Some body parts too. Just want a fair price considering the drive train is basically rebuilt.
Texting preferred during day.

319- 458-9121

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 11:37 am

Feathered Tourniquet quail, $2

Brown egg layers, $7

Mallard Rouen ducks, $7

Call 319-658-3500

SALE

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 11:36 am

2000 Dutchman camper, $7500 OBO

Call 319-461-3553

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 11:35 am

Portable TV

Call 319-653-4440, after 4pm

Anthony “Tony” Nunez

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 9:55 am

Funeral services for 19-year-old Anthony “Horsechild” Nunez of Muscatine will be held Friday (7/31) at St. Mary & Mathias Catholic Church. Visitation will be held Thursday (7/30) from 3 to 7 p.m. at George M. Wittich-Lewis Funeral Home. Following the burial a time of food and fellowship will be held at Gannon Hall at St. Mary & Mathias Catholic Church.

July 28, 2015

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 8:19 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Paul Reid, Washington, 59

ANNIVERSARY WINNER – Edward & Susan Moeller, Washington, 25 yrs


Reighard Leaves Weekend Camp As Demons’ Starting Quarterback

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 7:01 am

For the first time in four years, the Washington Demons will have a new starting quarterback under center.

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Panther’s Winn, Reighard Named to All-Conference First Team

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A second place finish in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference North standings for the Pekin Panthers’ baseball team (18-8) left an impression on the rest of the league.

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Mid-Prairie Wrestler Competes at Nationals

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Duncan McCain wrestled in a national competition, last week, in Fargo, North Dakota in the freestyle category.

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Sigourney’s Kerkove, Crawford Recieve First Team All-SICL Honors

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Two members of the Sigourney Savage baseball team received high honors from the coaches of their conference.

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