Archive for August, 2015

For Sale

Posted: Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 at 9:09 pm

Pine 6 panel bi fold interior door. 36×81 new. $35.00

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August 23rd, 2015

Posted: Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 at 7:33 am

Birthday winner – Robyn Harvey-Kuntz of Washington

Anniversary winners – David and Rhonda Steele of Washington

Washington Alum Competing for Starting Spot on USD Football Team

Posted: Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 am

Photo courtesy of University of South Dakota Athletics.

After having his freshman season delayed by redshirt, 2014 Washington graduate Alex Coker is ready to make an impact this fall for the University of South Dakota Coyotes.

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IMS Volleyball Begins Thursday

Posted: Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 am

For the Iowa Mennonite School volleyball team, action gets underway on Thursday as they travel to Fairfield for a quad with Albia, Eddyville-Blakesburg and the host school.

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Representative for U.S. Senator Visiting Southeast Iowa

Posted: Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 at 6:20 am

A representative for one of Iowa’s United States Senators is making several stops in Southeast Iowa.

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Mid-Prairie Volleyball Opens Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

For the Mid-Prairie volleyball team the season opens on Monday.

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WACO Football Conditioning For a Better 2015 Season

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

The biggest downfall during WACO’s 2014 football season was not being able to finish games.

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Demons Welcome Opprotunity to Face Defending State Champs

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

Several Pella Little Dutch football players pounce on former Demon quarterback Daryn Sebelius during last year’s quarterfinal playoff game. Photo courtesy of Washington Demon Football.

Six days from now the Washington Demon football team will return to the field where their 2014 season ended.

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IMS Cross Country Continues Preparations for Season

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

For long time Iowa Mennonite School cross country coach Marty Gingerich, the late start for the season is good for his young runners.

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Washington 4-Hers Take Part in State Fair

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 6:23 am


Ellie Bell brought home best of breed in Flemish Giant with her Sandy Flemish Giant Doe and took reserve champion in the ARBA poster contest. Photo courtesy of Kerri Bell.


Sophie Bell was awarded Grand Champion 6 class commercial rabbit with her Champagne D’Argent doe. Photo courtesy of Kerri Bell.

Washington County 4-Hers have been competing at the Iowa State Fair and coming home with accolades.

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Lone Tree Fall Festival Continues

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Lone Tree Fall Festival is underway.

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Medicaid Modernization, Four Agencies Selected

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 6:23 am

Iowa’s Department of Human Services has announced its intent to award contracts to four bidders for Governor Terry Branstad’s Medicaid Modernization initiative.

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Annual Cruise for Critters Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 6:23 am

Vehicles will be on display in downtown Washington tomorrow as the Corn Country Cruisers partner with PAWS and More animal shelter for a fundraiser.

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Local Resident Named Cowgirl Queen

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 6:22 am

A Louisa County native is Iowa State Fair royalty.

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Kirkwood Classes Start Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 6:22 am

Classes for the fall term at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center begin Monday.

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UP Home Raises Over $10,000 for Alzheimer’s Association

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

The United Presbyterian Home in Washington was in the top three of 80 teams to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Association by NuStepping.

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Drought Conditions Lessen in Iowa

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

The percentage of Iowa experiencing drought conditions was cut in half from last week to this week.

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Goat Show Winner from Wellman

Posted: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

A Wellman resident fared well at one of the agriculture shows at the Iowa State Fair.

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Dr. David Temple

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 10:53 am

Funeral services for 68-year-old Dr. David Temple of Oskaloosa, formerly of Des Moines,

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WANTED

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 9:43 am

Wide mouth pint sized canning jars

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