Archive for December, 2015

Amazon Purchases Help IMS

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The online store Amazon is giving back to schools and not-for-profits with a program called AmazonSmile.

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KCII’s Big Red Radio Collecting Food

Posted: Sunday, December 20th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The KCII Big Red Radio is collecting food for area pantries.

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Mid-Prairie Runs Away From West Liberty

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls basketball team started fast and finished strong on Friday  night, beating West Liberty on the road in conference play 52-30.

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Washington Wrestling Edges Keokuk in Conference Grapple

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Twelve dual meets into the season and still the Washington Demon wrestling team (12-0 overall; 2-0 Southeast) has yet to be bested.

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Keokuk Leaves Washington with Conference Sweep on Hardwood

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon basketball teams were ended their 2015 home schedule with a pair of losses Friday.

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Golden Hawks Come Up One Second Short

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys basketball team was one second away from their first victory of the season Friday night at West Liberty, but it was the Comets who found some late magic to stun Mid-Prairie 41-40.

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Medicaid Modernization Delayed

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 6:26 am

Sixty days – Iowa’s Medicaid Modernization roll out has been delayed until March 1st.

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Unusual December Weather

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 6:25 am

As we go further into December the more clear it becomes that this is an unusual December for weather.

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Sale of Washington County Trees Approved

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Approximately $112,000 is coming to Washington County Conservation in exchange for trees.

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Kalona Historical Village

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Kalona Historical Village is getting into the holiday spirit with a Christmas display.

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Sounds of the Season on KCII

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Sounds of the Season on KCII Radio continue this weekend with nine-hour Christmas music segments.

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Winter Solstice Monday

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Monday is officially the first day of winter, the Winter Solstice.

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Mid-Prairie Teams Earn Academic Awards

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Mid-Prairie athletes are celebrating earning state academic achievement awards.

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Pregnancy Risk Assessment Survey Released

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Iowa’s first Pregnancy Risk Assessment Survey, or PRAMS, has been released.

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For Sale

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2015 at 5:53 am

kitchen table with 4 chairs $25.00
lazyboy recliner $25.00
dresser $25.00

in Washington. call 319-541-0048

Leroy O’Conner

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2015 at 6:09 pm

Funeral Mass for 87-year-old Leroy O’Conner of Riverside are 10:30am on Monday, December 21, 2015, at St.Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside. Visitation will be Sunday, December 20, 2015, from 3-7pm with a 3pm Rosary at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Burial will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Following the burial, a time of food and fellowship will be held at the church.

Marie Widmer

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2015 at 11:55 am

A memorial service for 98-year-old Marie R. Ediger Widmer of Washington will be held Monday, December 28th (12/28) at 11 a.m. at the Washington Mennonite Church.

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For Sale

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2015 at 9:15 am

Decorative wood stars, $15/each

Hot Wheels cars

G.I. Joe doll, $35

318-653-4414

For Sale

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2015 at 9:14 am

Corn burning stove

Wood burning stove

319-863-3786

For Sale

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2015 at 9:13 am

Bar stools, $80/ each

319-863-3786