Archive for December, 2016

Glen Miller

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 3:08 pm

Celebration of life services for 87-year-old Glen Miller of Kalona will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, December 30, at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 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 one of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Riverside City Clerk Becky LaRoche about the proposed water meter system.

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Murphy’s Grub & Pub New Year’s Eve Part

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 11:35 am

Title: Murphy\’s Grub & Pub New Year\’s Eve Part
Location: Letts
Description: Murphy\’s Grub and Pub in Letts is hosting a New Year\’s Eve party on Saturday (12/31) starting at 5 p.m. There is no cover charge, and there will be a band, food, and a raffle. The band will perform from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Date: 2016-12-31

Keota Hypnotist/Magician

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 11:35 am

Title: Keota Hypnotist/Magician
Location: Keota
Description: The Keota Eagles Advocates are sponsoring an event featuring hypnotist and magician John Greene on Friday (12/30) at 7 p.m. in the Keota High School Gym. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students and can be purchased ahead of time or at the door. Funds raised will go towards updating the student lounge and replacing lockers. Community members and students have volunteered to be hypnotized, but they will also take volunteers from the audience.
Date: 2016-12-30

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 8:57 am

– older desk
-chest of drawers
-hutch
319-653 5369

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 8:56 am

– tires from 14in to 17in
– $15 – $45
319-201 9111

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 8:55 am

2007 land pride utv
4×4
$3700
-563 349 7810

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 8:50 am

– LP furnace for sale – $400
-Wood Stove ran on LP – $400
319- 931 0955

Birthday / Anniversary Winners Dec. 28th

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 8:05 am

Birthday:
Jackie Well – Washington
Anniversary:
Bob & Karen Crossett – Washington

Balanced Scoring Shown by Washington Boys Basketball

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 7:00 am

An unselfish brand of basketball is starting to develop in Washington.

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Lasek Trio Powers Highland to Undefeated Start

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Three of the top four scorers on this year’s Highland Huskies boys’ basketball team (6-0) come from one family.

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Iowa Mennonite Hosts Alumni Night

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School is hosting their annual alumni night basketball game Friday, January 6th against Mediapolis.

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Golden Hawk Boys Cross Country Earns Academic Honor

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys cross country team had a big fall season on the course and in the classroom.

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Group Brings Recommendations for Improved Learning at Mid-Prairie

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 6:28 am

A year ago, the Mid-Prairie School Board formed an elementary study group made up of teachers, administrators, and parents, to look at ways to improve student learning.

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County Supervisors Talking Budgets, Building Needs

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 6:27 am


The Washington County Board of Supervisors discussed budgets at their meeting Tuesday, (from left) Stan Stoops, Jack Seward Jr., Bob Yoder, Abe Miller and chairman Richard Young. KCII photo

County departments are beginning to develop budgets for the coming fiscal year, as the board of supervisors will consider the county’s overall budget.

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Over 125 Babies Born at WCHC in 2016

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 6:26 am


Holden J. Cavin, son of Michael and Rosalind Cavin, was born at WCHC May 4th, 2016. Image courtesy of Rosalind Cavin

Over one hundred babies are born each year at Washington County Hospital and Clinics on average and 2016 is no exception.

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Kalona Approves Moving Forward with Memorial Project

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 6:25 am

The City of Kalona is about to begin a project to honor veterans, volunteer firefighters, and volunteer emergency service providers.

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Iowa Traffic Fatalities Up 26.6% This Year

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 6:25 am

In Iowa, as of Tuesday, 395 people have died in traffic crashes this year.

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After Additional Delays, Kalona Creamery Set to Open Doors in January

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 6:22 am


Photo courtesy of the Kalona Creamery Shop and Deli

After a long wait and a few delays, the Kalona Creamery Shop and Deli is almost ready to open its doors to the public.

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