Archive for May, 2016

Cornell Baseball Can’t Claim MWC South Division Title

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The regular season came to a close on a sour note this weekend for the Cornell College Rams baseball team.

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Heavy Rains Sweep Across Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 6:26 am


Mid-Prairie’s soccer fields in Wellman had standing water on them Tuesday morning, following Monday’s rain. Contributed photo.

Heavy rain showers swept across southeast Iowa Monday.

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Volunteers Needed in Washington for RAGBRAI

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 6:23 am

The 44th RAGBRAI event will have 20,000 visitors come to Washington on Friday, July 29th, and to have a successful event volunteers are needed to help in many different areas.

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Let the Games Begin – Kidzfest on Friday

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 6:23 am

The games will begin with a torch being run around Washington’s Central Park Friday for this year’s Olympic-themed Kidzfest.

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Washington Bands March at Tulip Festival

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 6:22 am


Two Washington marching bands took part in the Tulip Festival parade in Pella Friday. Photo courtesy of Andrew Schneider – KNIA/KRLS.

Two bands from Washington marched in the annual Tulip Festival in Pella.

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Washington County Spends Over $1,100 Per Person

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Washington County government spent $1,155 dollars per citizen on all county expenditures for FY 2014, the latest year for which data is available.

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Township Fifth Graders Take Area Historical Tour

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Fifth graders at Washington Township Elementary took an Iowa History field trip recently with Washington County Historian Mike Zahs.

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Washington School Board to Discuss Tech Plan

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 6:21 am

The fiscal year 2017 technology plan for Washington Community Schools will be discussed at this week’s Washington School Board meeting.

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Master Gardeners to Hold Plant Sale

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 6:20 am

Do you have a gardening question?  Are you looking for the perfect addition to your flower garden?

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For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 4:55 am

2 sets of Whirlpool coin operated washers and dryers.

319-530-0354

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 4:54 am

1996 Mercury Cougar 2 door.

Needs some front-end work.

Asking $1500 or best offer.

641 451 5672

Betty J. McCall

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 2:15 pm

Mass of the resurrection service for 86-year-old Betty J. McCall of Washington will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday (5/13) at St. James Catholic Church in Washington.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with staff from the Washington Public Library about summer reading programs. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On this edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, KCII News speaks with Rep. Jarad Klein about cannabis oil and legislation regarding it in Iowa.

Ainsworth Comm. Church Garage Sale

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 10:32 am

Title: Ainsworth Comm. Church Garage Sale
Description: Ainsworth Community Church is holding a Garage Sale Thursday, May 12th from 1-5PM, Friday, May 13th from 9AM-3PM and Saturday, May 14th from 9AM-noon. This event will be held rain or shine. Proceeds from this event go toward the work of the mission committee and youth group.
Start Date: 2016-05-12
End Date: 2016-05-14

Music at the Mills

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 10:07 am

Title: Music at the Mills
Description: Music at the Mills is presenting Castle Ridge, Saturday, May 28th from 7-10:30PM at the Mills Seed Company building in Washington. Suggested cover charge is $10. BYOB. Proceeds from this event will go to the rehabilitation of the historic Mills Seed Building. For more information contact Dan Henderson at 319-440-7396.
Date: 2016-05-28

Rover Run

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 10:07 am

Title: Rover Run
Description: Saturday, May 21st is the Rover Run at Washington\’s Sunset Park. The event begins at 10:30AM. It is a 5k fun run/walk presented by the Old Capital City Roller Derby to support Paws and More Animal Shelter. Participants are invited to bring their dogs to take part in the walk/run with them as long as the animals are vaccinated, leashed, non-aggressive and in good physical condition. Prizes will be award to top finishers along with other giveaways. For more information call 319-653-6713.
Date: 2016-05-21

American Legion Freedom Ride

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 10:06 am

Title: American Legion Freedom Ride
Description: The American Legion Freedom Ride is Saturday, May 21st. The first bike will leave Unc & Nephs in Washington at 10:30AM. Activities include a raffle, door prizes and more. For more information contact Rick Conrad at 319-461-3032.
Date: 2016-05-21

SEISO Chamber Orchestra

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 10:06 am

Title: SEISO Chamber Orchestra
Description: The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Robert McConnell will perform Sunday, May 22nd at 3PM at the United Methodist Church in Washington. The show includes classic, popular and folk pieces. This show is free with a concert series ticket. High School students and under are free, single tickets for adults are $15. For more information call 319-863-3132.
Date: 2016-05-22

Wanted

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 9:05 am

Looking for small truck
s10 or similar

Looking for lawn sweeper
-for behind lawn mower

319-931 6693