Archive for July, 2015

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 1:41 pm

2 truck hauling tires, $500 OBO

Call 319-936-5430

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 1:41 pm

Trundle bed, $20, Dresser, $15

Call 319-548-1047

July 27, 2015

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 1:41 pm

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Kathy Vetter, Washington

Mid-Prairie Baseball Players Named All-Conference

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie was well represented on the River Valley Conference all-conference baseball team.

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Highland’s West Eliminated from Freestyle Championship

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

After taking the bronze medal in the Greco-Roman wrestling championships early last week, Highland’s Drew West took on the field at the at the 2015 USAW Junior Men’s freestyle championship.

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W-MU’s Niebuhr, Vantiger Named First Team All-SEISC Selections

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A much improved 2015 season for the Winfield-Mount Union baseball team (14-12) helped two Wolves players receive high honors from the coaches of the Southeast Iowa Super Conference.

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Carter Leads Sigourney’s All-Conference Selections

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The decorated senior campaign for Sigourney’s Jordan Carter ends with high recognition from the coaches of the South Iowa Cedar League.

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Washington’s Gallery Walk Underway

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Washington’s annual Gallery Walk commences today.

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Kalona Holding Bid Opening for B Avenue Project

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The bid opening for Kalona’s B Avenue project is being held today.

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Riverside Places Order for New Fire Truck

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

An order has been placed for a new truck that will be added to the Riverside Fire Department’s fleet.

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Truck and Livestock Trailer Roll Saturday

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Saturday afternoon emergency personnel responded to a rollover accident in the 1100 block of West Madison in Washington.

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Washington County Courthouse Sidewalk Work to Begin Next Week

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am


Crews will begin replacing the sidewalk at the Washington County Courthouse next week.

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Area Students Encouraged to Join 4-H

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am


Washington County has the fourth largest 4-H program in the state.

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Kalona Library’s Summer Reading Program Coming to a Close

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Kalona Public Library’s summer reading program wraps up this week.

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July’s Rainfall Below 1993’s Record

Posted: Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Trace amounts of precipitation fell over the weekend in the area and there is a chance for rain this evening.

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July 26th, 2015

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 7:36 am

Birthday winner – Shannon Sells of Washington

Anniversary winners – Jim and Eileen Moeller of Washington

Miller Has Favorable Outlook for Demon Baseball’s Future

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The head coach of the Washington Demon baseball team (6-20 overall) has a positive outlook for his team’s future.

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Gallery Walk Begins Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Washington’s annual Gallery Walk in the downtown district begins tomorrow.

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Kalona Library’s Summer Reading Program Coming to a Close

Posted: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The Kalona Public Library’s summer reading program wraps up this week.

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Bertha Gretter

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 2:34 pm

Funeral Mass for 91 year old Bertha Gretter formerly of Williamsburg and Harper will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota. Burial will be at Holy Trinity Cemeteries – St. Elizabeth Cemetery in Harper. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Monday, July 27, 2015, at the church, where there will be a wake service at4:00 p.m.

A memorial fund has been established for Hospice Compassus. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Keota is caring for Bertha and her family. Tributes may be left at www.powellfuneralhomes.