Archive for January, 2016

Iowa’s Caucuses One Week From Today

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 6:26 am

Iowa’s first in the nation caucuses will be held next week.

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Where to Caucus for Area Democrats

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 6:25 am

As the first in the nation Iowa Caucus approaches many wonder where they are supposed to vote.

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Four Arrested After Search Executed in Washington

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Four people were arrested after local authorities executed a search warrant in Washington.

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Kirkwood Community College Turns 50

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Kirkwood Community College turns 50 years old this year.

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Radon Month Hits Home in Iowa

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Radon is a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas, it causes no immediate health issues but prolonged exposure can lead to lung cancer.

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County Remains Well Prepared for Snow

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 6:21 am

As Washington County reaches the midway point of the winter the county is still well prepared for winter weather events.

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Wellman Crews Assist at Iowa County Wreck

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 6:21 am

A two-vehicle accident with a possible trap was reported north of Wellman Sunday morning.

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County Remains Well Prepared for Snow

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 6:20 am

As Washington County reaches the midway point of the winter the county is still well prepared for winter weather events.

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January 24th, 2016

Posted: Sunday, January 24th, 2016 at 7:54 am

Birthday winner – Shirley Brown of Washington

Anniversary winners – Jason and Tiffany Whisler

Giardino Representing Washington in Shrine Bowl

Posted: Sunday, January 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington senior Jack Giardino runs back a kickoff return last fall versus Keokuk. Giardino is the latest Washington football player selected to the Iowa Shrine Bowl. Photo courtesy of Susan Harshman, Washington Demon Football.

One Washington senior has been invited to take part in the state’s annual all-star football game.

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Iowa Mennonite School Names Ney New Softball Coach

Posted: Sunday, January 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Iowa Mennonite School has named their new softball coach ahead of the upcoming 2016 season.

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Washington on 2016 RAGBRAI Route

Posted: Sunday, January 24th, 2016 at 6:32 am

Washington will be an overnight city on the 2016 RAGBRAI route as the cyclists tour beautiful southern Iowa.

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Time to Get Your Eyes Checked

Posted: Sunday, January 24th, 2016 at 6:25 am

January is glaucoma awareness month.

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Republican Presidential Hopeful to Visit Washington Monday

Posted: Sunday, January 24th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Another Republican presidential hopeful is visiting Washington tomorrow.

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Posted: Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 8:06 am

For Sale: 2002 Dodge pickup, with new transmission

6300 john deere to trade for union loader

Wanted: a treadmill in good condition and usable

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For Sale

Posted: Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 8:04 am

outdoor basketball hoop, $20

dresser with 5 drawers, $40

highback arm chair, $20

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For Sale

Posted: Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 8:01 am

seasoned fire wood

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January 23rd, 2016

Posted: Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 8:00 am

Birthday winner – Lance Bell

no Anniversary winners

Golden Hawks Fall in Top 15 Clash

Posted: Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

In a marquee matchup in class 3A girls basketball Friday night, No. 9 Monticello bested No. 13 Mid-Prairie 54-40.

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Lone Tree, WACO Paired Together for First Season of 8-Man Football

Posted: Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Two area schools dropping to 8-man football this fall will stay district opponents the next two seasons.

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