Archive for October, 2016

October 29th, 2016

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 8:00 am

Birthday winner – Lynn Dougl of Washington

no Anniversary winners

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 7:47 am

Oak entertainment center with lead glass doors.
Oak corner cabinet.
Cherry lighted curio cabinet-from Marshalls.
$100.00 each.
653-4164

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 7:44 am

love seat, $150

blue Lazy Boy, $75

round end table, obo

461-6920

Pella Christian Shuts Out Sigourney-Keota in Playoff Football Opener

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 7:01 am

The playoff run for the No. 9 Sigourney-Keota Cobras football team (8-2) came to an end last night.

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Iowa Mennonite School Set for Winter Sports Kickoff

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School basketball program is hosting a jamboree on Monday, November 21st at Hillcrest Union in Kalona.

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Area Runners to Compete in State Cross Country Meet

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Three area runners will represent their school at the Class 1A state cross country meet this afternoon in Fort Dodge.

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Golden Hawk Cross Country Spends Saturday at State

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys and girls cross country teams are in Fort Dodge Saturday for the class 2A state cross country meet.

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St. James School Celebrates 150 Years with Bishop

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 6:28 am


Bishop Amos blesses the doors of St. James Elementary School. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Mass at St. James in Washington was led by Bishop Amos Friday.

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Teal Pumpkins: Helping to Bring Trick-or-Treating to Everyone

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 6:28 am


Photo courtesy of FARE

Halloween is supposed to be a fun, all-inclusive holiday for aspiring trick-or-treaters everywhere, and thanks to the Teal Pumpkin Project, kids with severe food allergies can get in on the door-to-door fun, too.

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Lake Darling Gets Into the Halloween Spirit with First Ever Fall Hike

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 6:25 am

The Brighton Chamber of Commerce is bringing a new event to Lake Darling for Halloween this year, that will show off the newest editions to the park.

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Washington County Auditor’s Office Mails Out Nearly 2,400 Ballots

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 6:25 am


KCII News photo

Polls will open and votes will be cast in the general election on November 8th, although many Washington County residents have already voted.

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Some Farmers Reporting 225 Bushels Per Acre for Corn

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 6:23 am


Photo by KCII News – Sally Y. Hart

Over two-thirds of the corn for grain crop has been harvested in southeast Iowa.

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Wellman to have Trick-or-Treating and Harvest Party Monday

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The City of Wellman will be having their city-wide trick-or-treating event Monday night from 5-7 p.m.

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HACAP Staff Celebrate Milestones

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 6:21 am


Jean Potratz (left) and RenElla Crawford of HACAP – contributed photo

Hawkeye Area Community Action Program, or HACAP, helps area residents in a variety of ways from veteran support to energy conservation or food and nutrition, and two Washington County employees were recently recognized. Julie Potratz and RenElla Crawford were presented their years of service awards at their annual all-staff meeting. Crawford works in housing stabilization with transitional housing in Washington County. Potratz has been with HACAP for 30 years and Crawford for 35 years.

Supervisors to Discuss Budget, Recycling Center

Posted: Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 6:20 am

The county’s budget will be discussed at Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2016 at 1:01 pm


Fritz Conrad next to medals from his time in the service. Photos by Sally Y. Hart

On this edition of the Washington Page KCII News speaks with Fritz Conrad, a WWII veteran, about cheering on the Cubs in the World Series.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with tattoo artist Michelle Balhan from Velvet Lotus Tattoo in Iowa City about mastectomy tattoos.

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Wanted

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2016 at 9:06 am

Used 302 Ford performance parts.
To Trade: stock 5.0ho EFI from 91gt that is complete
319-458-9121

For Sale

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2016 at 9:05 am

2011 John Deere 318D skid loader
enclosed cab
1282hours. serviced every 250hours
319 533 1266

For Sale

Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2016 at 9:04 am

Home maintenance services
319-591 1497