Archive for December, 2015

Marion E. Nelson

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 10:41 am

A celebration of life for 87-year-old Marion E. Nelson of Kalona, formerly of Davenport, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday (1/3) at the Kingdom Hall Of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Davenport.

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For Sale

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 9:15 am

Two loads of lumber

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For Sale

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 9:14 am

46 inch Toshiba TV, $25

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December 21, 2015

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 8:06 am

Birthday winner – Joe McConnell – Washington

Anniversary winner – Joe & Marge McConnell, Washington

Golden Hawks Upset Top 15 Wildcats

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls basketball team scored a big River Valley Conference road win at No. 12 Durant Saturday, 41-39 in overtime.

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Highland Basketball Hosts Non-Conferece Doubleheader

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

It has been a successful early season stretch for the Highland Huskies’ basketball programs.

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Wildcats Pull Away in the Second for Win

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys basketball team hung around in the first half against Durant on Saturday but in the end the Wildcats were too much, taking a 53-38 win.

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Washington Wrestling Enters Holiday Break Undefeated

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The winter holiday break is underway for the Washington Demon wrestling team (17-0) after putting in 17 matches so far this month.

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Clinton to Stop in Keota

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 6:24 am

Keota High School students’ hard work in the political world is being rewarded.

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Fiorina Presents Six-Point Blueprint

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 6:23 am


Carly Fiorina speaks to a crowd of approximately 60 people in Washington Saturday afternoon. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

A Republican candidate with less than three percent in national and Iowa polling data visited Washington Saturday.

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Washington Students Named to Academic Team

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 6:23 am


Matt Bokins and Pasoari Widiastuti were recently named to an academic team. Contributed photo

Two Washington students have been named to the All-USA Community College Academic Team.

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Three Stops for Big Red Radio

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

The KCII Big Red Radio has three stops this week, before Christmas.

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Letts Receives State Water Project Funding

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

Fifteen Iowa cities were selected for low-cost water quality loans through the State Revolving Fund.

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Heavy Rain in the Forecast

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

Heavy rain is in the forecast for Washington through Wednesday.

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Free English Classes Held in Washington

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

Do you know someone who wants to improve their English language skills?

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State Gives Schools Report Cards

Posted: Monday, December 21st, 2015 at 6:20 am

The State of Iowa has started a new way to rate schools.

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Louise Frakes

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2015 at 8:37 pm

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Celebration of life services for 71-year-old Louise Frakes of Brighton will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, December 28th (12/28) at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington.

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December 20th, 2015

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2015 at 7:33 am

Birthday winner – Lois Buchholz of Washington

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Demon Graduate Green Places at Luther Hill Invite

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A former Washington Demon wrestler is starting to received more collegiate mat time this winter.

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Golden Hawk Wrestling Stays Perfect in Conference

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestling team traveled to North Cedar on Thursday night and scored two River Valley Conference dual wins, knocking off the Knights and Bellevue.

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