Archive for October, 2015

Set Clocks Back this Weekend

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Prepare to get an extra hour this weekend. Daylight Saving Time ends this weekend.

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Columbus Junction City Council to Meet

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Columbus Junction City Council members will tackle a light agenda during Wednesday night’s meeting.

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Over 1,800 Acres of Pumpkins and Apples

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Iowa has more than 900 acres of apple trees with a dozen types of apples across the state.

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Michael Kirkpatrick

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 1:53 pm

Funeral services for 70-year-old Michael Kirkpatrick of West Liberty will be held Thursday (10/29) at 3 p.m. at the American Legion in Lone Tree.

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Wanted

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 9:12 am

2 or 3 bedroom house to rent that will allow a dog.

319-461-4225

For Sale

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 9:11 am

Dishwasher, $50

319-653-2609

For Sale

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 9:11 am

Welding helmet

319-461-0745

UPDATE: Wreck in Washington on Highway 1/92

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 8:48 am

A two-vehicle wreck on Highways 1 and 92 in Washington blocked traffic for some time this morning.

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BREAKING NEWS: Wreck in Washington

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 8:15 am

Emergency responders are on the scene of a two car crash on Highways 92 and 1, near the intersection of West Main Street in Washington. Traffic is moving very slowly through the area. We’ll have more information as it becomes official.

Olin M. Jennings

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 7:26 am

Funeral services for 84-year-old Olin M. Jennings of Columbus Junction will be 1 p.m. on Tuesday (10/27) at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Burial will be in the Fulton Cairo Cemetery. Visitation will be held today (10/26) from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Washington County Hospice.

Washington Volleyball Enters Postseason Battling Clear Creek-Amana

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Postseason play begins tonight for the Washington Demon (7-23 overall) volleyball team in Tiffin.

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Sexton Leads Charge to State at Seminole Valley

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Several KCII area boys cross country teams participated at the class 1A state qualifying meet at Seminole Valley on Thursday.

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Golden Hawks Open the Playoffs on the Road

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk volleyball team will begin regional play tonight when they travel to Mediapolis.

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Several Area Teams Make Football Playoffs

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The 2015 Iowa High School football playoffs open this Wednesday and several KCII area teams are set to be a part of the postseason competition.

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McCarty Credits Predecessor, Others for W-MU’s Rise in Football

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Four years ago, control of the Winfield-Mount Union football program was transferred from Russell Buffington to the hands of his longtime assistant Scott McCarty.

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Work Session with WCHC and Supervisors this Week

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 6:25 am

A work session is being held this week with the Washington County Board of Supervisors and Washington County Hospital and Clinics regarding a bond agreement.

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Mid-Prairie Schools to Hold Public Hearing on New Construction

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 6:25 am

The Mid-Prairie School Board will hold a public hearing on the proposed new multi-purpose building project.

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Washington to Host First Round of Football Playoffs

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The 7-2 Washington High School football team will host their first opponent of the post-season this week.

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New City Water System in Hills Running Smoothly

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The city of Hills has it’s first municipal water supply in the city’s history.

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Washington Farmers Market Wraps Up Season

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The 2015 season of the Washington Farmers Market in Central Park wrapped up Thursday.

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