Archive for March, 2017

Highland School Board Approves 2017-2018 Calendar

Posted: Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Parents, students, and teachers in the Highland School District who are curious to see what next year will look like don’t have to wait any longer, as the Highland School Board approved the 2017-2018 school calendar at their recent meeting.

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City of Washington Looking to Sell Two Residential Lots

Posted: Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 6:24 am

No bids were received on two city lots for sale in Washington but the public hearings were officially held at the recent Washington City Council meeting.

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Spring Fashion on Display in Washington

Posted: Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Spring fashion including new clothes, shoes, accessories, and home decor have been featured in downtown Washington this week.

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Lake Darling Ready for Busy Spring

Posted: Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 6:22 am


Lake Darling; photo by KCII News

As the weather grows warmer, the staff at Lake Darling is ready to welcome an influx of guests to the park.

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For Sale

Posted: Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 4:59 am

2-Tires LT235/75×15 near new condition $125 pair.
319-330-1577

For Sale

Posted: Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 4:58 am

Women’s Eddie Bauer Stine leather jacket; black
– never worn.
$150
319/726-4157

For Sale

Posted: Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 4:57 am

Yard and garden work services
– will haul away waste
641 541 0745

Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Mike Kramme and Washington Mayor Sandra Johnson about the recent assessment conducted on the gates and shelter at Woodlawn Cemetery in Washington. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Mid-Prairie Superintendent Mark Schneider about the most recent Mid-Prairie School Board meeting.

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 8:49 am

16ft john boat trailer
-300
319 461 3638

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 8:49 am

– pack and play in carrying case – $80
319 461 8013

Wanted

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 8:25 am

used car trailer

319-863-3366

Birthday/Anniversary Winner 3/23

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 8:00 am

Kelton Burke

Ron & Jeryl McArtor – Winfield

Area Track Teams Competed in Steve Roth Relays

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 7:01 am

Several area boys track teams opened their outdoor seasons in Washington Tuesday.

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Golden Hawk Boys Soccer Takes the Field

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys soccer team will be on the pitch for the first time this season when they travel to Solon to battle the Spartans in a preseason scrimmage.

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Freshman Sobaski Vying for Spot on Washington Boys’ Golf Team

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

In addition to several upperclassmen returning, the Washington boys’ golf team has a freshman who will compete for a spot on the varsity squad.

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Golden Hawks Go To RVC Meet

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys and girls track teams wrap up the indoor portion of their track season tonight when they travel to Mount Vernon and Cornell College for the River Valley Conference Indoor track championships.

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Mid-Prairie Narrows Down Elementary Class Size Options

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 6:28 am



At the most recent Mid-Prairie School Board meeting, the topic of equalizing elementary class sizes was discussed for nearly three hours during a public forum.

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Rollover Wreck Southeast of Washington

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 6:27 am

No injuries were reported in a rollover wreck southeast of Washington Wednesday afternoon.

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Local Donations Continue to Come in for Kansas Farmers

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 6:27 am


Many cattle died in the wildfires in Kansas earlier this month. Photo courtesy of Carol Horning.

Two local women have been organizing, collecting, and transporting fencing, feed, milk replacement and more to farmers in Kansas who are recovering from devastating wildfires.

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