Archive for November, 2016

Wickenkamp, Conrad Return for Keota Boys Basketball

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A pair of all-conference players are back to lead the Keota Eagle boys’ basketball team this winter.

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Golden Hawks Travel To Tipton

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys and girls basketball teams open River Valley Conference play Tuesday night when they travel to Tipton to take on the Tigers.

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Columbus Fall Athletes Honored

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Columbus Wildcats were honored recently by the Southeast Iowa Superconference for their work on the field and in the classroom for the fall sports season with the academic all conference list.

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City of Kalona Receives Largest Grant of the WCRF Fall Awards

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 6:28 am

At the recent Washington County Riverboat Foundation grant awards presentation, the largest amount given to a single organization was $100,000 to the City of Kalona.

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Candlelight Tour of Homes in Washington Starts Saturday

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 6:27 am


A home on the 2014 tour. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Four homes, a historic site and an art center are all part of this year’s Candlelight Tour of Homes in Washington.

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STEM Festival in Washington for K-8 Students Wednesday

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 6:25 am

A STEM festival for young students is being held in Washington this Wednesday.

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Santa Visits Washington Over the Weekend

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 6:24 am


Santa Claus lights the holiday lights around the square in Washington with the assistance of a few elves. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Santa Claus came to town on Saturday when Washington held its Holiday Blitz.

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Rain Recorded in Washington, Chance of Snow Friday

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Rain and wind swept across the KCII-listening area Sunday. Washington received 0.25 inches of rain Sunday.

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Awareness and Treatment Key for Living with Type 1 Diabetes

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Type 1 is the most serious kind of diabetes, and without proper treatment it can lead to a multitude of health complications.

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Wayland Man Cited for Spilling Load on Highway

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The windshield of a car was damaged Sunday when a driver reported something flew off of the vehicle in front of her own and struck her car.

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Christmas is Coming Early in Kalona

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The annual Christmas in Kalona celebration is returning on Saturday, December 3rd.

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Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:01 am

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Timothy Daniel Fluharty, Jr

Posted: Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 6:20 pm

Funeral Services 18-year-old Timothy “Timmy” Daniel Fluharty, Jr. of Brighton, have been set for 11:00am Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington with Pastor Rick Zickefoose officiating.

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Albert Brock

Posted: Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 4:16 pm

Celebration of Life services for 68-year-old Albert “Al” Brock of Washington, will be held at 11:00am Wednesday, November 30th, 2016, at Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington with Pastor Ben Blanchard officiating.

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November 27th, 2016

Posted: Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 8:24 am

Birthday winner – Vanossa Moeller of Washington

Anniversary winners – Dan and Jean Peiffer of Washington

Ronald Ray Flora

Posted: Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 8:23 am

Celebration of Life services for 72-year-old Ronald Ray Flora of Washington, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, (11/29) at the First Christian Church in Washington.  

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Rev. Dr. Weldon Austin Whitenack

Posted: Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 8:22 am

Services for 90-year-old Rev. Dr. Weldon Austin Whitenack of Washington, will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, (12/2), at the United Methodist Church in Washington.  

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Randy Wayne Rhodes

Posted: Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 7:13 am

Celebration of Life services for 55-year-old Randy Wayne Rhodes of Ainsworth, will be 10:30am Saturday, December 3rd, 2016, at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home with Pastor Jason Collier officiating.

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Sivels Runs for William Penn Football

Posted: Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Photo courtesy of William Penn University Athletics.

A 2014 Washington graduate recently completed his junior football season for William Penn University.

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Perez Wraps Up Junior Year at Northwestern College

Posted: Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Former Iowa Mennonite School stand out Casey Perez has finished her junior year of volleyball with Northwestern college in Orange City, Iowa.

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