Archive for September, 2015

All Arrows Point to Wapello

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 7:00 am

Wapello high school will be the center of volleyball action in Southeast Iowa tonight when the Arrows host their varsity tournament.

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W-MU’s Jamison Setting Well in Early Season Play

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 7:00 am

Seven matches into the season, Winfield-Mount Union setter Caitlin Jamison is among the league leaders in assists.

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Washington Cross County Opens Season in IMS Early Bird Invitational

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The first race of the cross country season is set for tonight for Washington Demons.

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Hawks Travel to Williamsburg to Open Season

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk Cross Country teams make the trip to Williamsburg to open the 2015 season tonight.

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Huckabee Visiting Washington this Morning

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:23 am

The former governor of Arkansas Mike Huckabee is visiting Washington this morning.

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Spring Start Expected for Mid-Prairie Central Office Construction

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:23 am

Construction on a building that will replace Mid-Prairie’s temporary central office is expected to begin in the spring.

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Keep Pets Safe During Warm Temperatures

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:22 am


Anneliesa is available for adoption at PAWS and More. (Photo contributed.)

Temperatures this week are expected to rise with highs in the upper-80’s, with rising temperatures take proper care of pets.

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Successful Year at Fair for Kalona Businesses

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:22 am

It was another successful year at the Iowa State Fair for the Kalona Chamber of Commerce.

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Ballot Request Forms Due Friday

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

Washington County residents who wish to vote by mail must submit request forms by Friday.

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Farms Honored at State Fair

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

Iowa’s Century and Heritage Farm families were recognized at the State Fair this year, including 366 Century Farms and 101 Heritage Farms.

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September is Recovery Month

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

Iowans are encouraged this month to learn about substance use treatment and mental health services that can help those with a mental or substance use disorder live a healthy life.

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New Fundraiser to Benefit Breast Cancer Organizations

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

A new fundraiser coming up later this month at Kalona Elementary will benefit two breast cancer organizations.

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Manage Flowers at the End of Summer

Posted: Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 6:20 am

The time to manage flowers growing around the house and in the garden is now, late summer and early fall.

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