Archive for October, 2015

Bernadine Gordon

Posted: Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 at 5:40 am

Funeral service for 93-year-old Bernadine Gordon of Sigourney will be held at 2:00 p.m.on Thursday (10/22) at the Sigourney United Methodist Church. Burial will be at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Sigourney. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. on Thursday (10/22) at the church. A memorial fund has been established for the Lewis Memorial Fountain, KCHC Activity Department or Sigourney United Methodist Church. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Sigourney is caring for Bernadine and her family.

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 9:11 am

School bell
School desk
Lamps

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For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 9:09 am

1990 Wilderness travel trailer

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For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 9:08 am

Child’s 4-wheeler, $325

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For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 9:08 am

Wedding ring set, $1500
China, $200
Pottery & dinnerware, $120

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For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 9:07 am

Furnace, $300 OBO
Kitchen cabinets, $250
Cedar chest

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IMS and Keota Kickoff Playoffs With Area Battle

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Iowa Mennonite School and Keota are set to match up tonight in class 1A first round regional volleyball action.

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Highland, Columbus Meet Again in Regional Tournament Play

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Southeast Iowa Super Conference rivals the Highland Huskies (18-12 overall) and Columbus Wildcats (6-21 overall) have seen each other three separate times this fall on the volleyball court. The two will meet one final time tonight with the winner advancing their season into next week.

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Sigourney Boys Bring Home Conference Title

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney boys cross country team took home the team conference title Thursday at the South Iowa Cedar League Championship meet in Sigourney.

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Lone Tree Ends Regular Season Home Football Schedule Undefeated

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

For the second time since becoming their own program in 2006, the Lone Tree Lions football team (5-3 overall; 4-2 Class A District 6) finished with an undefeated home record.

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Fire Departments Battle Flames Monday

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 6:24 am

The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning for the KCII-listening area Monday due to dangerous fire conditions.

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One Injured in ATV Crash

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 6:24 am

One person was injured in an ATV crash Monday afternoon in Brighton.

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Have You Voted Yet? Forum Held in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 6:23 am


At-Large candidates, from left, Richard Gilmore, Gerald Franzen and Millie Youngquist.


Ward 1 candidates, from left, Kerry Janecek and incumbent Bob Shepherd. (Photos by Sally Y. Hart)

The six candidates vying for seats on the Washington City Council spoke and answered questions at Monday evening’s candidates’ forum presented by the Washington Chamber of Commerce.

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State Senator Agrees with Iowa Governor on Planned Parenthood Defunding Authority

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 6:23 am

More than a dozen protesters gathered over the weekend at the governor’s mansion in Des Moines.

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Do You Know the Leading Cause of Death for Teens in Iowa?

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The leading cause of death for 14 to 18 year-olds in Iowa and across the United States is motor vehicle crashes.

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Road Work Near Wellman

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Work is underway on W38, or Gingko Avenue, near Wellman.

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Time to Clean Up Monkey Run Park in Columbus Junction

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 6:20 am

During last week’s Columbus Junction City Council meeting, members had a light agenda.

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Bernadine Gordon

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 5:10 am

Funeral arrangements are pending for 93-year-old Bernadine Gordon of Sigourney at the Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Sigourney

Kenneth “Jim” “Pops” Murphy

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 5:03 am

Funeral mass for 85 year old Kenneth “Jim” “Pops” Murphy will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday (10/23) at Holy Trinity Parish-St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota. Cremation will follow the service. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday (10/22) at the church, where there will be a wake service at 4:00 p.m.

A general memorial fund has been established. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Keota is caring for Kenny and his family.

Wanted

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2015 at 12:57 pm

Looking for good to excellent condition Apple iPhone 4s/5/5c for Verizon. Must be paid for (not on current contract) and not jailbroken. Factory unlock via Verizon a huge plus, newer the better. Please send an e-mail to curls321@gmail.com if you have one available.