Archive for October, 2015

Janice M. Hazelett

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 6:41 pm

Funeral services for 74-year-old Janice Marie Hazelett of Washington will be held Wednesday (10/28) at 11 a.m. at the Beatty-Peterseim Funeral Home in Washington. Visitation will be held Tuesday (10/27) from noon to 7 p.m. at the funeral home where the family will greet friends from 4 to 7 p.m. A small graveside service will be held at a later date for family and close, personal friends at the West Branch Cemetery in West Branch. Memorials may be made to the American Legion Riders or the American Cancer Society, Washington Relay For Life.

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 9:01 am

4 Truck Tires Firestone Destination A/T 245-75-16 like new $125 obo

319-530-8748

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 am

Weider model 8510 home gym, $50

319-759-2705

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 8:59 am

Spinning wheel, $125

Barn lantern, $17.50

School bell, $125

Antique tractor, $2500

319-389- 9437

Yard Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 8:57 am

Saturday 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

713 E. Polk

319-461-5511

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 8:56 am

Bike, $15

319-653-2609

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 8:56 am

Humidifier

319-458-0703, after 5 p.m.

Demons Play For District Title in Davenport Tonight

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

Forty-eight minutes of football will decide the Class 3A District 5 champion tonight in the Quad Cities.

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Area Teams Vie for State Bid in Columbus Junction

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

Cedarcrest Golf Course in Columbus Junction is playing host to Thursday night’s Class 2A boys and girls state qualifying cross country meet.

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Demon Cross Country Runners Finish Regular Season in District Race

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

The 2015 high school cross country season has come down to two races.

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Wolves Swept to End Season

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union volleyball team saw their season come to an end at home Tuesday night in the first round of regionals.

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Columbus Football Looking to End Playoff Drought

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

Despite the current four game losing streak, the Columbus Wildcats (2-6 overall) have a chance to make the playoffs for the first time in the 21st century.

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KCII Area Teams Trek to Seminole Valley

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

Cedar Rapids Kennedy plays host to one of five Iowa High School class 1A boys and girls state qualifying cross country meets Thursday night at their Seminole Valley course.

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Cover Crop Deadline Has Been Extended

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 6:25 am

The USDA has announced that the deadline for getting cover crops in the ground for the winter has been extended.

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Winfield-Mt. Union School Board Tackles Light Agenda

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 6:23 am

A light agenda awaited Winfield-Mt. Union school board members at their recent meeting.

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Moonlight Madness in Washington Today

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 6:23 am

Oktober Madness continues in Washington this evening and into the weekend with fall and Halloween themed events.

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Heavy Rainfall Forecast

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 6:22 am

Heavy rains are forecast for the area throughout the day Friday.

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Soybean Harvest Nearly Complete

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

Farmers in southeast Iowa have harvested nearly all of their soybeans with 80 percent out of the fields, on par with the five-year average.

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Area Unemployment Rates Below 4%

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

The State of Iowa’s unemployment rate dropped slightly from 3.7 percent in August to 3.6 percent in September.

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Washington Looking at Options for Damaged Well

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

One of Washington’s three municipal wells will be repaired, after a casing inspection done in September showed poor condition.

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