Archive for December, 2016

For Sale

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 8:31 am

300 small bales of grass hay.
Never been rained on.
Most of it is 2nd cutting.
No chemicals on it.
319 591 0630

Golden Hawks on the Floor During Break

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Riding a wave of momentum the Mid-Prairie girls basketball team entered Christmas break on a four game winning streak, moving their record to 5-3 on the season.

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Crawford Represents WACO in Latest Wrestling Rankings

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A junior on the WACO Warriors’ wrestling team is among the top heavyweight grapplers in the state.

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Wickenkamp Top Facilitator in South Iowa Cedar League

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

One reason the Keota Eagle boys’ basketball team (6-2) won six of their first eight games this winter is because of the play making ability of Jacob Wickenkamp.

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Iowa Mennonite School Boys Scrimmage Over Break

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball entered Christmas break last week with a 5-3 record, winners of three in a row.

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Mid-Prairie Seeks to Address Elementary Class Sizes

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 6:28 am




The three Mid-Prairie Elementary Schools; photos courtesy of the Mid-Prairie School District

Over the last year, the Mid-Prairie School District has enlisted the aid of an elementary study group to identify problems and possible solutions for the three elementary schools in the district.

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New County Attorney to be Announced January 17th

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 6:26 am

Washington County will begin the new year with a new county attorney.

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Kalona Preparing to Review Bids for Community Center Construction

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Throughout the year, there has been one consistent agenda item for each Kalona City Council meeting: the new community center project.

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More Teens in Washington County Now Using E-Cigarettes than Traditional Cigarettes

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Washington County’s rate of adults smoking is the second lowest in the state, just behind Winneshiek County.

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A Friendly Reminder to Check Ice Thickness Before Fishing

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 6:22 am


Photo courtesy of Pixabay

Over the last week, temperatures in Washington County have been frequently above freezing, which can cause the ice on lakes and ponds to thin.

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Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Presents Grant to Washington Organization

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 6:22 am

A grant has been awarded to Wesley Life in Washington for care and services to individuals with dementia.

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Windy Washington Thursday

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 6:22 am

There were windy conditions in Washington Thursday.

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Green Awarded for STEM Camps

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 6:21 am


Pictured are Michele Sieren from Keokuk County Extension, Cami Marshek from Johnson County Extension, Mary Veatch from Iowa County Extension, Amy Green from Washington County Extension and John-Paul Chaisson-Cardenas 4-H Youth Development Program Leader for ISU Extension and Outreach at the 2016 Youth Fest in Ames. Contributed photo.

Washington County’s 4-H and Youth Coordinator was part of a team recently awarded at the state level.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News talks with Sarah Smith, prevention specialist with Prelude Behavioral Services, about new year’s resolutions and quitting tobacco use. This is part two of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar about his retirement.

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For Sale / Wanted

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 8:56 am

Black maytag dishwasher – $50
-tan fiberglass truck bed cover for short bed ford – best offer
-wanted: work bench table
319- 461 1315

Wanted

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 8:56 am

vcr/dvd combo
319 461 3057

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 8:55 am

6×20 livestock trailer
641 919 8795

Wanted

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 8:37 am

Late 80s, early 90s RV

319-458-9121

Birthday Winner for Thursday, December 29th

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2016 at 8:23 am

Maureen Howard – Washington