Archive for April, 2017

Birthday / Anniversary Winners

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 8:01 am

Dorothy Wenger – Wayland
Larry & Sharon Blum – Washington

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 7:52 am

Fiberglass tri-hull fishing boat. 
-14ft. long by 4 1/2ft wide with oars and anchor on a trailer. 
-2 cylinder 18 hp. Evenrude outboard with recoil rope starter, gas line and metal gas tank. 
-Boat and motor has not been used in about 13 or 14 years but motor has been stored in a garage. 
-turns over and has excellent compression. 
Wanting to trade for single axle flat bed trailer with bed length at least 8ft. or sell for $600 cash only.
319-461-7695 after 10am.

Saturday Sees Area Athletes at the Drake Relays

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 7:01 am

Saturday is the final day of competition at the Drake Relays in Des Moines for athletes from the KCII listening area.

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Area Results From Friday at the Drake Relays

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 7:01 am

Despite the wet weather the blue oval in Des Moines was buzzing with competition involving KCII area athletes Friday.

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Sigourney and Keota Find Success at PCM

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney and Keota boys’ track teams competed at the Prairie City Monroe Classic on Thursday night.

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Bullettes Beat Demon Girls

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon girls soccer team fell to the Mediapolis Bullettes 5-1 Thursday at the Washington soccer complex.

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Demons Dominate Bulldogs

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon boys soccer team bounced back from a tough loss in conference this week and took their frustrations out on Mediapolis Thursday winning 8-2.

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Demons Take Fourth at Oskaloosa

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

This week the Washington Demon boys golf team took part in the Oskaloosa Invitational.

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Benton Shuts Out Golden Hawks

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys soccer team suffered a setback Thursday at the hands of the Benton Bobcats, falling by a 3-0 score on the road.

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Wildcats Make it Three Straight

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Columbus/Winfield-Mt. Union boys soccer team blasted Highland on Thursday 10-0, running their current winning streak to three games in a row.

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Mid-Prairie Board Votes to Raise Adult Meal Prices, Keep Neutral for Students

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 6:28 am


The Mid-Prairie School board met on April 24.

School meal prices were discussed at the Mid-Prairie board meeting April 24th.

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The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon Performed by Washington High School Students

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Tales of the Brothers Grimm like Rapunzel are part of this weekend’s Washington High School play.

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Southeast Iowa Still Abnormally Dry

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Washington received about a quarter of an inch of rain this week, but most of the county remains abnormally dry.

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Bridge Work to Close Portion of 190th Street Starting Next Week

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Work on a bridge will close a portion of 190th Street, or G26, in Washington County starting Wednesday.

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Washington Middle School Musicians Shine in Honor Bands

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 6:23 am


Second year band members – photos courtesy of Craig McClenahan

Over 20 Washington Middle School musicians recently performed as part of area honor bands.

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Green Recognized for Service in Washington County

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 6:23 am


Green is presented her Certificate of Appreciation by Cherry Sandeen, the Youth Program Specialist who supervises Green. Contributed photo

In recognition of five years of service to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Amy Green received an award recently.

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Preventable Ways to Keep a Clean and Hazard Free Home

Posted: Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 6:21 am

Spring cleaning is a popular time to clean out the old belongings in your home. There are important things to keep in mind though when you are getting rid of unwanted chemicals.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, April 28th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Mid-Prairie Community School District Business Manager Jeff Swartzentruber about the Fund for Academic Excellence.

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Wanted

Posted: Friday, April 28th, 2017 at 8:58 am

collectible tools – Mac brand, Snap-on brand, etc.
319 461 0745

For Sale

Posted: Friday, April 28th, 2017 at 8:57 am

Water wagon on wheels – 300 gal
Field cultivator – 3 pt hitch 10ft wide
641 919 8795