Archive for April, 2016

John “Bud” Aldrich Currie

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 12:13 pm

Funeral services for 80-year-old John “Bud” Alrich Currie of Columbus Junction, will be held on Thursday, May 5th, 2016, at 11 a.m. at the United Presbyterian Church in Columbus Junction.

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Missing Iowa Teen Found, Man Arrested

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 8:24 am

The missing Washington teenager, for which an Amber Alert was issued Thursday, has been found and the man she was with has been arrested.

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April 30th, 2016

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 8:03 am

Birthday winner – Dorothy Wenger of Washington

no Anniversary winners

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 7:55 am

– variety of used softball gear

– 7×16 tractor tires

– 4 Cooper Discover truck tires 2457616

319-936-5430

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 7:53 am

1986 Ford F-150 4WD. Manual transmission, lift kit, new brakes, good tires, runs good but needs a little work. $800 obo

319-461-0732

Mid-Prairie Girls Work into the Weekend at Drake

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls track and field team had their 4×100 team on the blue oval for the 107th Drake Relays in Des Moines Friday night.

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Demon Girls’ Track Wins Ekstrand Relays

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A cool Thursday night in Wayland, the Washington Demon girls’ track team came away with the most team points at the annual Ekstrand Relays.

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Duwa Rewrites Record Book

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Levi Duwa of the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys track team set his second school record of the year Friday morning with his impressive performance in the shot put at the 107th Drake Relays in Des Moines.

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Demon Girls’ 4×100 Meter Relay Competes at Drake Relays

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The 107th annual Drake Relays hosted the Washington Demon girls’ track team in one event Friday evening.

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Cornell Baseball Team Looks to End Losing Streak Versus Knox College

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

After winning eight of their first nine games to begin the month of April, the Cornell College Rams baseball team (17-10 overall) finds themselves in the midst of a losing streak.

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Guinness World Records Ceremony in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 6:27 am

It will be made official with Guinness World Records this weekend that Washington is home of the world’s “Oldest Continuously Operating Cinema Theater.”

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Iowa Mennonite Students Receive Highest FFA Honor

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Photo Courtesy of Iowa Mennonite School

At the 88th Iowa FFA Leadership Conference, two Iowa Mennonite School students were recipients of special recognition.

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Mid-Prairie Fine Arts Travel to New York

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Seventy-seven members of the Mid-Prairie High School Band and Choir recently returned from a trip to New York City.

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Increased Cost for HazMat Services in Washington County Likely

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Currently Washington County pays $1,800 annually for Hazardous Materials services from Muscatine Fire Department, but the department is asking for an increase in that fee.

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Washington Students “Pay it Forward”

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 6:21 am

“Someone has done an act of kindness for you.

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Corn Planting Ahead of Five-Year Average

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 6:21 am

At least 40% of Iowa’s anticipated corn acres are now planted, six days ahead of last year and 11 days ahead of the five-year average according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s weekly progress report.

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Marr Park to Switch Hours

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 6:20 am

With the start of May, Marr Park’s Conservation Education Center is switching its hours.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, KCII news speaks with administrator of Washington County Public Health Danielle Pettit-Majewski about the importance of using sunscreen. This is part one of a two-part interview.

Wanted

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 8:54 am

Indoor or Outdoor dog pen with a gate

319 648 3177

Birthday Winner for Friday, April 29th

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 8:10 am

Carole Martins – Washington