Archive for March, 2016

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, KCII News speaks with Roxy Gerard is a Naturalist with the Louisa County Conservation about a geocache program coming to Louisa County.

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Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 8:51 am

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Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 8:51 am

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For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 8:50 am

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Birthday/Anniversary Winners for Wednesday, March 30th

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 8:09 am

Birthday Winner:
Christian Argueta of Washington

Anniversary Winner:
Duane & Maxine Mast of Kalona

Iowa Mennonite Track Opens Outdoor Season

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite boys and girls track teams open the outdoor season Thursday when they travel to Danville.

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W-MU Boys Track Finishes Second at Falcon Relays

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The season started off on the right foot Monday evening for the Winfield-Mount Union Wolves boys’ track team.

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Experienced Group Returns for Demon Girls’ Golf

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

There are plenty of familiar faces returning to the greens this season for the defending state champion Washington Demon girls’ golf team.

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Demon Girls Finish Third in Falcon Relays

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The first outdoor meet of the season rendered positive results for the Washington Demon girls’ track team.

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Winfield-Mt. Union Girls Take Fifth at Falcon Relays

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union girls track team participated at Tuesday’s Falcon Relays hosted by West Burlington High School.

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Property Taxes Due Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Real estate and mobile home taxes must by paid by this Thursday to avoid a late penalty.

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Yoder Places Third in Spelling Bee

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 6:23 am

A Mid-Prairie sixth grader recently finished in third place in the state in the Knights of Columbus spelling bee, his name is Sam Yoder.

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Plans for RAGBRAI in Washington Continue

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 6:22 am


Members of the RAGBRAI Washington Planning Committee met with staff from Des Moines Monday at the Washington Public Library. Photo courtesy of Dani Kane

The RAGBRAI Washington Planning Committee met with leaders from Des Moines Monday evening to discuss plans for Washington’s stop along the annual bike ride.

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Washington County Wellness Commission Meets

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 6:22 am

A commission focused on physical activity throughout life as well as nutrition and food systems met for the first time Tuesday afternoon.

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4-H Students Donate to Operation Backpack Programs

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 6:22 am


Barbie Ford, 4-H volunteer who leads the sewing workshops, delivered 13 pillowcases to Stewart Elementary’ s guidance counselor, Jean Knowles to send home in the backpacks. Contributed photo

Stewart Elementary School and Wellman Elementary School students in the Operation Backpack Programs received hand made pillowcases in their supplies recently.

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Work to be Done on Juniper, Orange, 180th and 170th

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 6:21 am

With money in the current budget and upcoming fiscal year, and savings from a mild winter, the Washington County Board of Supervisors approved an amendment to the current five-year road program for the county.

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Prune Grapevines by Early April

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 6:20 am


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Pruning grapes should be completed by early April, according to horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

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Ainsworth Opera House to Hold Concert

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 6:20 am

The Ainsworth Community Center Opera House will be hosting Acappella on Sunday, April 10, at 2 p.m.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Sarah Sadrakula, director of Main Street Washington, about the non-profit’s efforts to fundraise and its future.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, KCII News speaks with Marianne Reha Van Roekel about planning and planting flower gardens.

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