Archive for February, 2017

For Sale

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 9:04 am

-2007 suburban LT
-59k miles
-$19,800
319-461 3079

For Sale

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 9:04 am

– 2001 yamaha golf cart
-gas
-front windshield
1800 cash
641 541 0802

For Sale

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 9:04 am

Overhead door insulated 10×12
319-461 4663

For Sale

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 9:03 am

1998 aero lite pull behind camper
-electric jack, ac, new curtains, sleeps 6, queen bed
319 651 3846

Birthday Winner February 20th

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 8:04 am

Paul Troyer – Kalona

Four Demons Medal At State Wrestling Tournament

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:01 am

Four Washington Demon wrestlers closed their season Saturday with medals around their necks.

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Peterschmidt Places Fourth

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie senior wrestler Visouth Peterschmidt wrapped up his Golden Hawk career Saturday in the consolation rounds of the individual state wrestling tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

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Mid-Prairie Falls in Regional Final

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The No. 12 ranked Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls basketball team saw their season come to an end Saturday night in the regional final round of the class 3A tournament, falling to No. 3 Center Point-Urbana 52-35.

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Washington Boys’ Basketball Opens District Tournament in Oskaloosa

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The playoff run for the Washington Demon boys’ basketball team (7-13) starts tonight.

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Sigourney Clashes with Cardinals for State Bid

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney girls basketball team travels to Albia tonight to face the Central Decatur Cardinals in class 2A regional final action.

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Area Wrestlers Close Season at State Tournament

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Another high school wrestling season ended over the weekend in Des Moines.

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Large Crowd Attends Legislative Briefing

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 6:32 am


Saturday’s legislative briefing was held under the stained glass dome of the United Methodist Church in Washington, from left Rep. Dave Heaton (R), Sen. Rich Taylor (D), Sen. Kevin Kinney (D), and Rep. Jarad Klein (R) attended the event. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Collective bargaining, education savings accounts, public safety, water quality, tax structures and voter fraud were all topics discussed at Saturday’s legislative briefing in Washington.

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Record High Temperatures Over the Weekend

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 6:28 am

Washington experienced record high temperatures over the weekend.

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Iowa Legislature Looking into Educational Savings Account Program

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 6:28 am

While legislation has yet to come forward, one bill that has been waiting in the wings during the current legislative session involves what’s been termed an educational savings account program.

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Washington Jazz Band Preparing for Competitions

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 6:26 am

A piano, four trumpets, six saxophones, drums, five trombones, auxiliary percussion, and guitars are coming together at Washington High School for their competition jazz band.

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Highland Robotics Team Headed to State Competition

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 6:25 am


The Highland Robotics Team (from L-R) — Lane Griffis, Emily Streb, Matt Butler, Luke Van Schoyck, Sam Smith, Jack Streb, Nathan Butler, Connor Cermak, Robert Yoder, Austin Cromer, and Coach Tim Surine (not pictured: Brock Beinhart); photo by Joe Cerwinske

The Highland High School Robotics Team recently competed in a super-qualifier event in Johnston.

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Area Fire Departments Extinguish 14 Grass Fires

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Area fire departments were busy over the weekend with multiple grass fires getting out of control and needing assistance to be extinguished.

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Free to Good Home

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 4:59 am

Blue healer terrier mix
1 Year old
712 318 0619

For Sale

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 4:58 am

circular saw $10.00
electic belt sander 3″x 21″ $10.00
Good working condition
Call 319-461-8885

For Sale

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 4:57 am

2005 Kawasaki KSF80 Four Wheeler.
Green, Automatic, good condition
$975
9 X 7 uninsulated overhead garage door complete.
Many of the parts are brand new.
$150
641-777-5998