Archive for September, 2015

Sigourney-Keota to Celebrate Homecoming

Posted: Saturday, September 26th, 2015 at 6:23 am

This upcoming week is homecoming week for Sigourney-Keota and a full week of activities are planned.

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Jindal to Visit Washington, Sigourney

Posted: Saturday, September 26th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A candidate looking for the Republican presidential nomination is visiting Washington Monday.

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Civil War Days Coming to Louisa County

Posted: Saturday, September 26th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Next weekend will be a big weekend for Civil War buffs.

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Washington’s Fashion Week Begins Monday

Posted: Saturday, September 26th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Washington’s annual fashion week starts down the runway Monday. The week-long event is organized by Main Street Washington. Retailers in downtown Washington will have new products on display for your home and closet.

The week will come to an end with a fashion show and brunch on Saturday, October 3rd, tickets can be purchased at Dodici’s Shop, Purple Petunia, Jaz it up or The Village. Those interested in the event are encouraged to watch Main Street Washington’s Facebook page for sneak peeks from participating businesses.

Plant Spring Flower Bulbs Soon

Posted: Saturday, September 26th, 2015 at 6:20 am


Contributed photo

Bulbs for many spring-flowering plants must be planted in the fall to be enjoyed in the spring.

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For Sale

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 10:03 pm

2 Iowa vs Texas tickets (game on 9/26), $50.00 a piece.

call 653-6488 or 461-6488

Edsel Rocksvold

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 6:32 pm

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A Graveside Service for 72-year-old Edsel Rocksvold will be held at 2:00pm Saturday, October 3rd, 2015, at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. A general memorial has been established. Online condolences may be sent for Ed’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com

Mary Tinnes

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

A graveside service for 93-year old Mary Tinnes of Cedar Rapids will be held at 11 a.m. Monday (10/5) at the Friends Cemetry in Richland.

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For Sale

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 9:47 am

1990 Wilderness travel trailer

319-461-2415

Washington Football Hosts Region Power Solon

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 7:01 am

The last three years has seen the Washington Demon football team (3-1 overall; 2-0 Class 3A District 5) line up against one of the more well known football programs in eastern Iowa.

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Winfield-Mt. Union and WACO Participate in SEISC Tournament Opener

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union volleyball team played host to the opening pool play round of the 2015 Southeast Iowa Super Conference tournament on Thursday night.

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Hawks and Cobras Set for Rivalry Game

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie and Sigourney-Keota football teams will meet again this evening under the Friday night lights in Sigourney.

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Pekin, Highland Advance to SEISC Volleyball Tournament Championship

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Patrons of Columbus High School’s pool of the Southeast Iowa Super Conference volleyball tournament got their money’s worth in matches last night.

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Staying Atop the District Standings At Stake Tonight in Winfield

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A pivotal game atop the Class A District 6 standings takes place tonight in Winfield.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Returns to KCII Next Week

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 6:26 am


Items available for purchase on KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza.

KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza returns to the airwaves in just four days.

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Fall Festival Includes Food For All Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 6:25 am


Food For All’s Amy Spencer with one of the scarecrows

The Kalona Historical Village will be holding their annual Fall Festival this weekend.

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Portion of Washington’s East 7th Street Closing Monday

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Concrete on East 7th Street in Washington will be replaced Monday, causing a portion of the road to be closed.

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Antique Cars to Visit Brighton

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The annual Red Flag Horseless Carriage Tour will visit Brighton on Saturday.

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‘Lasting Link Through Ink’ in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Two Iowa authors are presenting a workshop tomorrow in Washington about hand writing letters.

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Southeast Iowa Corn, Soybeans Ahead of Five-Year Average

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Corn and soybeans in southeast Iowa are above the five-year average and the state’s rate of progress.

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