Archive for November, 2015

Record Soybean Harvest

Posted: Saturday, November 28th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Soybean producers had a record harvest this fall.

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Robert Evan Jones

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 11:39 am

Funeral services for 88-year-old Robert Evan Jones of Wellman will be held 10:30 a.m.Monday (11/30) at the Prairie Flower Baptist Church in rural Washington.

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Edith Ropp

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 11:21 am

Funeral Services for 89-year-old Edith Ropp of Kalona are pending at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona.

Giveaway

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 8:50 am

Artificial Christmas tree

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November 27, 2015

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 8:05 am

Birthday winner – Shari Bond – Wayland

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IMS and Mid-Prairie Play Hall of Pride Game

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Iowa Mennonite School will host Mid-Prairie in a boys basketball Hall of Pride Challenge scrimmage Friday, November 27, with the JV boys playing at 6:00 p.m, and the Varsity boys teams to follow.

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Sexton Set to Run Cross Country, Track at Western Illinois University

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Highland senior Keiffer Sexton runs up a hill during the Washington Cross Country Invitational on September 29. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

Fresh off a top five finish in last month’s Class 1A state cross country meet, Highland senior Keiffer Sexton has decided to continue running competitively in college.

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Lone Tree’s Sieverding, Dodson Earn All-District Volleyball Honors

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Fresh off their first winning season in 16 years, a pair of juniors on this year’s Lone Tree Lion volleyball team (16-11 overall) were recognized for their work on the court this fall.

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Evans Shines During Volleyball Season

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie freshman standout Jaedynn Evans has been honored by the state for her play during the recent volleyball season.

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A Wet Thanksgiving

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:26 am

Rain fell across the KCII-listening area Thanksgiving day.

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Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:24 am


Santa Claus meets with a boy in Washington’s Central Park last year during the lighting ceremony before the lighted holiday parade. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Santa Claus is coming to town and he’ll be meeting area children for an annual breakfast Saturday in Washington.

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Christmas in Kalona is Coming Soon

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:23 am

It’s that time of year again, Christmas in Kalona is upon us.

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Black Friday 2015 Shopping

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Black Friday 2015 looks to be as usual a huge shopping day for consumers accross the country.

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Washington Municipal Band to Present Holiday Concert

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Washington Municipal Band is presenting a holiday concert this weekend.

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Buckle Up

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Buckle up. The Washington County Sheriff’s office, along with the Iowa Department of Public Safety, is reminding motorists to fasten seat belts during this busy holiday weekend.

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Keep Live Christmas Trees Watered

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Many people are decorating their homes with garland and trees for the Christmas holiday, as Christmas is less than four weeks away.

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Shotgun Deer Hunting Season Begins Soon

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Starting on December 5th shotgun hunting season will be starting throughout Iowa.

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John L. Clausen

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:03 am

A Mass of Christian Burial for 65-year old John L. Clausen of Hills will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday (12/1) at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hills.

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Jerry D. Teets

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:02 am

A celebration of life for 52-year old Jerry D. Teets of Kalona will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday (12/1) .at the Kalona Mennonite Church.

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Mary Leedy

Posted: Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 6:02 am

Celebration of life services for 54-year-old Mary K. Leedy of Richmond will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday (12/7) at the Shiloh Church, rural Kalona.

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