Archive for March, 2017

Supervisors Award Contract for Road Line Painting

Posted: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 at 6:24 am

With four bids received, the Washington County Board of Supervisors awarded a contract to Vogel Traffic Services at $13.75 per gallon.

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Happy Birthday, Kirk! Now How Old Are You, Really?

Posted: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 at 6:22 am


The monument in Riverside declaring Kirk’s birth year as 2228; photo courtesy of the Riverside Area Community Club

Star Trek fans know two things for certain about the future: that Captain James Tiberius Kirk will be born in Riverside, Iowa, and it will happen on March 22nd.

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Nominations for 4-H Hall of Fame Now Being Accepted

Posted: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 at 6:22 am

Each year during the Iowa State Fair individuals and couples are inducted into the 4-H Hall of Fame.

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Temperatures Slightly Above Normal First Three Weeks of March

Posted: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 at 6:21 am

While temperatures dipped down to freezing overnight Tuesday, they’re expected to rise to a high of 71 degrees in Washington Friday afternoon.

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Wanted

Posted: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 at 5:00 am

3-4 bedroom home for a family of 5 in Washington.
- 1 1/2 – 2 bathrooms preferred
319 548 1188 or 319 591 1412

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 at 4:59 am

Curio Cabinet
-7 feet tall 36 inches wide glass
-4 glass shelves
-sliding front door
-dark wood frame with light inside
$200.00
319 458 0433

Richard “Dick” Mangold

Posted: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 at 4:57 am

Celebration of life services for 75-year old  Richard “Dick” L. Mangold of Washington will be held tomorrow (3/24) at 11:00 AM at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Jenisa Harris of the Washington Public Library about a project to promote kindness.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Keota Superintendent Dennis Phelps about the most recent Keota School Board meeting.

Ding Darling

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 10:06 am

Title: Ding Darling
Location: Washington
Description: American Legion Post 29 presents, A Visit with Ding Darling on Sunday, March 26th at 2:00pm at the Washington Area Performing Arts and Events center. The show features actor Tom Milligan as well as Washington High School Speech Showcase. Tickets are 10 dollars, and can be purchased at Hills Bank, Washington State Bank, Federation Bank or from legion members. For more info, call 319-461-47-57

Date: 2017-03-26

Vietnam Veterans Reception

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 10:01 am

Title: Vietnam Veterans Reception
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a reception for all Washington County Vietnam Veterans on Wednesday, March 29th from 9am to 11am at the Washington County Veterans Affairs office – 21-75 Lexington Blvd, Building 2 in Washington.
Date: 2017-03-29

Square Dance Class Sign-Up Deadline

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 9:56 am

Title: Square Dance Class Sign-Up Deadline
Location: Fairfield
Description: There will be Square Dance Classes available at The Eagles in Fairfield through June 26th. Deadline to sign up is April 10th. Classes begin at 6:00pm. For more info, call 472-6-0-9-6 or visit Fairfield Square Dance dot com.
Date: 2017-04-10

Manure Applicator Program

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 9:52 am

Title: Manure Applicator Program
Location: Washington
Description: Washington County Extension will reshow both the Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator Programs on Friday, April 7, for those that were unable to attend a workshop. These programs are shown free of charge on the first Friday of each month in Washington. Applicators that need to schedule a reshow at any other time will be charged a $10 fee per person. For more info, call 653-48-11.
Date: 2017-04-07

German Exhibit

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 9:50 am

Title: German Exhibit
Location: Kalona
Description: Kalona Historical Society will host a traveling exhibit, “German Iowa and the Global Midwest.” The exhibit shows important facets of German Iowa history, such as immigration, communities, brewing and politics, using telling photographs and interpretation. The exhibit will be held on Tuesday, April 4th at 6:00pm at the Visitor\’s Center in Kalona.
Date: 2017-04-04

First Assembly Church of God

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 9:44 am

Title: First Assembly Church of God
Location: Washington
Description: Saturday April 15th First Assembly of God Church 1602 E. Washington St will host an Easter Eggstravaganza 10:30a.m. – 2 p.m. consisting of: Egg hunt,(different fields according to age), prizes, hot dogs and chips for lunch.
Date: 2017-04-15

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 8:48 am

John Deere lawn mower z445
54in deck
new battery
one owner
-3200 obo
319 461 3647

Martin Brophy

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 8:39 am

Funeral services for 87-year-old Martin Brophy of Riverside will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday (3/24) at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside.

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Birthday Winner March 21st

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 7:59 am

Mark Lowe – rural Olds

Washington Boys Track Hosting Inaugural Steve Roth Relays

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The outdoor season begins today for the Washington Demon boys’ track team.

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Mid-Prairie Girls Track Mixes Indoor and Outdoor to Open Year

Posted: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls track team is in the process of wrapping up their indoor season and opening the outdoor season this week.

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