Archive for February, 2017

February 19th, 2017

Posted: Sunday, February 19th, 2017 at 7:31 am

Birthday winner – Janice Reed of Keota

no Anniversary winners

Washington’s Waite Sets Single Season Pinfall Record

Posted: Sunday, February 19th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Andrew Waite (gray) battles Assumption’s Matt Robertson in the third place match of the Class 2A state dual tournament. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

Washington’s single-season pinfall record was broken on Wednesday in Des Moines.

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Mid-Prairie to Purchase Two New Propane Buses

Posted: Sunday, February 19th, 2017 at 6:28 am

At their most recent meeting, the Mid-Prairie School Board held a public hearing regarding the specifications for school buses they are looking to purchase.

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Presidents’ Day Tomorrow, Expect Closures

Posted: Sunday, February 19th, 2017 at 6:22 am

Monday is Presidents’ Day and many office and businesses will be closed in observance of the holiday.

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State Championship Wrestling Update-Final

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:45 pm

State championship matches are going on now at the 2017 Iowa State Individual Wrestling tournament.

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Saturday Afternoon State Wrestling Tournament Class 1A and 2A Final Consolation Results and Championship Saturday Schedule

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 1:55 pm

All consolation matches have wrapped up in Des Moines. Action will begin later this evening with the championship matches for all weight classes. This is a full recap of the consolation sessions with final placement for area wrestlers and a look ahead at area wrestlers involved in tonight’s championship matches:

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Saturday Morning Class 1A and 2A State Consolation Wrestling Update (Updated 11:35AM)

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 11:36 am

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Birthday and Anniversary Winners February 18th

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 8:03 am

Carla Carter – Washington
Anniversary: Mike & Felicia Humphries

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:57 am

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fold up ramps – older ’97
$1600
Camper – Coachmen 28ft gooseneck new tires, new jacks
shower, ac, – $1600
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Washington Advances Four Wrestlers to Championship Saturday

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:01 am

Four Washington Demon wrestlers will return to southeast Iowa with medals after the weekend.

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Peterschmidt Prepares for Saturday at State

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie senior wrestler Visouth Peterschmidt will be on the mat for the final time in his career for the Golden Hawks today in the state wrestling tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

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Lady Lions Fall on Buzzer Beater

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:00 am

A putback bucket at the buzzer ended the postseason run for the Lone Tree Lady Lions (18-6).

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Golden Hawk Girls Face Stormin’ Pointers For State Bid

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls basketball team travels to Williamsburg tonight to battle the Center Point-Urbana Stormin’ Pointers in the regional final round of the Class 3A tournament.

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Savages Stop Bears; Move on to Regional Final

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney Savage girls basketball team eliminated the Danville Bears Friday night in the regional semifinal round of the class 2A tournament at Highland High School 50-41.

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Authorities Investigating After Recovering a Body Found in Iowa River

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 6:27 am

A body was found in the Iowa River south of Hills Access Thursday.

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Mid-Prairie School Board to Focus Attention on Class Size Normalization

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 6:25 am



Over the course of the next several meetings, the Mid-Prairie School Board is expected to spend a lot of time on normalizing class sizes at the three elementary schools.

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Today is the Third and Final Day of 2017 Individual State Wrestling Tournament

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 6:25 am


Photo by Nate Gonner

The KCII-listening area has been represented at the individual state wrestling tournament in Des Moines this week with athletes from six area teams.

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Washington to Observe National FFA Week

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 6:24 am

This year marks the 70th year of the National FFA Week.

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Get Student Applications In Before College Deadlines

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 6:22 am

Students who plan to attend college courses in the fall should be filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, also called the FAFSA.

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Keota City Council to Consider Annexation Resolution

Posted: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 6:22 am

After several years of delays and discussions, the Keota City Council will consider a resolution for the annexation of property at 2030, 2034, and 2038 Keokuk-Washington Road at their meeting Monday.

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