Archive for October, 2015

Robinson Leads W-MU Past North Linn

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Winfield-Mount Union’s Kolt Rossister hands the football off to junior Bryce Robinson during Wednesday’s first round playoff game versus the North Linn Lynx. Photo by KCII’s Sally Hart.

The rushing attack of the Winfield-Mount Union Wolves (10-0 overall) propelled the team to their 10th win of the season Wednesday evening.

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Lone Tree Falls to Lisbon In Round One

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree Lions bowed out in the first round of the class A Iowa High School football playoffs on Wednesday night, falling to Lisbon 35-14.

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Law Enforcement Officials Urge Caution During Halloween

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 6:25 am


Area children take part in last year’s trick-or-treat around the square.

With Halloween falling on a Saturday this year, law enforcement officials are urging people to be extra cautious.

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Two Area Football Teams Advance to Second Round

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 6:24 am


The Winfield-Mt. Union Wolves track down the North Linn offense Wednesday night. The Wolves came away with a 38-0 victory. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

The first round of the high school football postseason was last night with a number of area teams competing.

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Iowa Celebrates Pork Month

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 6:23 am


Pigs at the 2015 Washington County Fair.

In the month of October pork producers around the nation are recognized for their contributions to the economy, during National Pork Month.

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Early Voting Still Available

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 6:23 am

So far 170 people in Washington County have already voted for city elections and the county-wide bond issue.

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Washington County Residents to Vote on Bond Measure

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A bond measure is on the ballot for all of the residents of Washington County this election.

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Brave the Haunted Trail for Area Music Students

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A haunted trail in Washington is continuing this weekend.

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Injury in Wreck Near Riverside

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A two-vehicle accident involving a car and a semi happened near Riverside Wednesday.

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Annual Fundraiser in Ainsworth Coming Up

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 6:20 am

An annual Ainsworth event is just one week away.

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Wanted

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 9:52 am

Chest freezer

319-936-2535

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 9:51 am

Dora The Explorer toddler bed, $35

641-541-0219

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 9:51 am

2 electric stoves

319-461-6528

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 9:41 am

Dishwasher, $50

Bike

319-653-2609

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 9:38 am

1986 Ford pickup

319-863-3319

October 28, 2015

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 9:36 am

Birthday winner – De Ann Hackert

Anniversary winner – Deb & Dave Simmering

Keith Moore

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 9:22 am

Funeral services for 60-year-old Keith Moore of Merriam Kansas, formerly of Columbus Junction, will be held Monday (11/2) at 11 a.m. at Stacy-Lewis Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Columbus Junction.

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Washington Opens Playoff Run Versus Solon

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Arguably the biggest win of the regular season for the Washington Demon football team (7-2 overall) came on Sept. 25 against the Solon Spartans (5-4 overall).

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Highland Sweeps Louisa-Muscatine, Advances to Regional Semifinals

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The outcome was never in question Thursday evening as the Highland Huskies faced Louisa-Muscatine in the Class 2A Region 8 tournament.

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Mid-Prairie Begins the Playoffs Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The #14 Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football team opens the 2015 class 2A playoffs with a road trip to Prairie City Monroe tonight.

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