Archive for August, 2016

Beginning Farmer Loan Program

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:12 pm

Title: Beginning Farmer Loan Program
Location: Henry County
Description: Henry County Extension is hosting a beginning farmer loan and tax credit program informational meeting on Thursday, September 15th at 7 PM at the extension office. The meeting will highlight several programs available to assist beginning farmers. The meeting is free and will include refreshments. RSVPs are recommended, and are due by September 13th. For more info, call 319-385-8126.
Date: 2016-09-15

St. James Fall Festival

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:11 pm

Title: St. James Fall Festival
Location: Washington
Description: The St. James Fall Festival is being held Sunday, September 11th from 11 AM – 1 PM at KC Hall in Washington. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for kids, and ages 5 and under are free. The event will include a meal, auction, and games.
Date: 2016-09-11

Back to School Night

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:11 pm

Title: Back to School Night
Location: Washington
Description: St. James Catholic School will have a back to school night on Tuesday (8/23) from 6-7:30 PM.
Date: 2016-08-23

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page KCII News speaks with Washington County Public Health Administrator Danielle Pettit-Majewski about the Zika virus.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Keota Superintendent Dennis Phelps about the most recent Keota School Board meeting.

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WACO Football Drops Season Opener Versus HLV

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Iowa’s first high school football game of the season took place Thursday night in Victor.

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For Sale

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 8:57 am

Oak three drawer dresser
$100
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For Sale

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 8:57 am

1 parking permit
20$
Back Porch Revival in IA City
Kinnick Stadium
august 27th
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Birthday / Anniversary Winner for Friday, August 19th

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 8:20 am

Birthday: Caleb Perez – Washington
Anniversary: Gerry & Lois Klopfenstein

Lone Tree Football Hosts Central City in Inaugural 8-Man Game

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 7:01 am

For the first time in program history, the Lone Tree Lions will take the football field with three less guys in the huddle.

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Mid-Prairie Softball: By the Numbers

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Head coach Kara Suchow and the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk softball team ended the 2016 season with a 12-23 overall record.

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Mid-Prairie Hosts Gator Bowl and Meet the Players Night

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie athletic program is hosting their annual kickoff to the fall sports season with the Gator Bowl and Meet the Players night this evening at Mid-Prairie High School.

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Keota Volleyball Tournament Moved to North English After Fireworks Accident

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A fireworks accident this fourth of July has forced an annual season opening volleyball tournament to change venues.

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Friends of Lake Darling to Receive National Award

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:28 am


A ribbon was cut Tuesday for the four-season cabins at Lake Darling. Photo by Joe Cerwinske

At the recent ribbon-cutting for the four-season cabins at Lake Darling, State Parks Bureau Chief Todd Coffelt announced a special tribute from the National Association of State Park Directors.

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Sheriff Emphasizes Safe Driving Habits Around School Busses

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:25 am

The new school year is nearly here, which means school busses will be back out on the roads.

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Local Woman Appeals Sentencing, Court Advises Arguments Suited for Legislature

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:24 am

An appeal by a Washington County woman regarding her sentencing has been affirmed, however the court advises the “policy arguments are more properly addressed to the legislature.”

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Coalition Working to Help Domestic Violence Victims Locally

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:24 am

A local group is helping people in Washington County who suffer from domestic abuse and are welcoming donations.

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Two Arrested on Warrants Related to March Incident

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:24 am


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Brent Lothridge

Two Iowa City men with warrants out of Washington County following an incident in Riverside in March were arrested Thursday.

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RAGBRAI Review from Environmental Health Department

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:23 am

RAGBRAI brought thousands of visitors to Washington County and with that many food vendors, each of which had to be inspected by Washington County Environmental Health for the event. Jason Taylor with the department shared it was a busy time for their office, but overall a success. Supervisor Jack Seward added they prevented any potential food poisoning and none was reported. In total there were 43 food vendors in Washington County for RAGBRAI – 37 were licensed, six were illegal vendors but got their licenses the day of the event, and one vendor left the county instead of getting a license.

Kalona Brewing Company Part of Craft Brew Tent at State Fair

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The Kalona Brewing Company is once again selling and promoting their beer at the Iowa State Fair.

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