Archive for December, 2016

Wanted

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 10:10 am

Looking for 3 bedroom for rent have a small dog needed by February 319-621-8946 please leave a message in Washington

For Sale

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 10:10 am

dressed tame rabbits  $10

319-461-7064

For Sale

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 10:09 am

firewood $55, or will deliver to Washington for $65

319-201-0857 or 319-201-9111

December 26th, 2016

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 8:01 am

Birthday winner – Sue Wagner of Washington

Anniversary winners – Warren and Shella Temple of Keota

Defense Helps Highland Girls Basketball to Undefeated Start

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Two teams in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference North will enter the new year with unblemished records.

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Bullettes Hold Off Wildcats

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Columbus Wildcat girls basketball team dropped a Superconference contest Tuesday to the Mediapolis Bullettes at home 69-55.

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Golden Hawk Volleyball Earns Academic Honor

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk volleyball team received recognition from the state of Iowa for their work in the classroom last fall.

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IHSAA to Discuss Allowing Basketball Games to Be Played During Holiday Break

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa High School Athletic Association mandates a moratorium period for all high school athletics from December 24 through the end of the year .

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Washington County has a New Sheriff, so Wellman Needs a New Council Member

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


Recently elected Washington County Sheriff and former Wellman City Council Member Jared Schneider; photo courtesy of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office

For the last several years, Jared Schneider has served in the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and on the Wellman City Council.

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There’s Still Time for End of the Year Giving

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

There’s still time to donate to a favorite organization or local endowment and receive a tax credit for 2016.

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What to do with Christmas Trees in Washington

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Now that Christmas has come and gone and the new year approaches you may be wondering what to do with your Christmas trees.

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Mid-Prairie to Kick Off Middle School Soccer Program this Spring

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Seventh and eighth grade students at Mid-Prairie Middle School will have a new spring activity available to them this year.

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Closures Today for Christmas Holiday

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Since Christmas fell on a Sunday this year, many offices are closed today in observance.

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Store Leftovers Properly to Prevent Food-Borne Illness

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 6:24 am

After Christmas feasts have been eaten and extra food is put away, there are some safety tips to follow in order to prevent food-borne illnesses.

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Area Unemployment Rates Drop

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Washington County, and all contiguous counties, saw the unemployment drop from October to November.

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Riverside Store Taking Donations for Fire Victim

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2016 at 6:22 am


Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Last week a fire destroyed a building in downtown Riverside, killing one person, and the surviving resident lost everything he owned.

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Firefighters Called to Washington Biodiesel Plant

Posted: Saturday, December 24th, 2016 at 3:21 pm

Firefighters were called to a fire early Saturday morning at Iowa Renewable Energy in Washington.

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Birthday Winner Wednesday, December 21

Posted: Saturday, December 24th, 2016 at 5:41 am

Keaton Clark, 10 y/o  Columbus Junction

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, December 24th, 2016 at 5:40 am

21 big round bales of hay, net wrapped , 1st and 3rd cutting

60.00 each

319-936-5430

Free to a Good Home

Posted: Saturday, December 24th, 2016 at 5:39 am

7 mo old Blue tick hound and mountain fox hound mix puppy

319-458-9002