Archive for April, 2017

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 8:51 am

- 4 week old baby rabbits
$5
319-530 6696

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 8:50 am

- adult briefs
- electric wheel chair – 500lb capacity
600 obo
- hoyer lift with 900lb capacity
best offer
319-855 8142

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 8:49 am

- 46in riding lawn mower
-v twin motor with 20hp
641 919 8795

Birthday Winner 4/26

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 7:59 am

Josh Flynn

Wolves Third, Golden Hawks Sixth at West Liberty Invitational

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union and Mid-Prairie boys golf teams were in West Liberty Tuesday for their invitational tournament.

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Demons Slip by Panthers and Trojans

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon girls golf team won a tightly contested Southeast Conference Triangular Monday at Mount Pleasant.

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Panthers Shut Out Demons

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington girls soccer team hosted Mount Pleasant Monday in Southeast Conference action. The Panthers came away with a 5-0 victory.

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Golden Hawks Fall to Nikes

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Burlington Notre Dame visited the Mid-Prairie soccer complex Tuesday night and took a 10-0 win in 50 minutes over the Golden Hawk girls soccer team.

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Miller and Teets Headline Mid-Prairie Finish at Raider Relays

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys track team was in Anamosa Tuesday night for the Raider Co-ed Relays.

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Sigourney and Keota Boys Run at Rocket Relays

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney and Keota boys track teams traveled to Eddyville for the Rocket Relays Tuesday night.

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City Takes Step Toward Washington Wellness Park

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


A committee has officially been formed to move forward with plans for the Wellness Park in Washington.

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Keota FFA Chapter Competes at Annual FFA Leadership Conference

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 6:26 am

The Keota FFA Chapter attended the 89th annual Iowa FFA Leadership conference April 9 through the 11 at ISU’s Hilton Coliseum.

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New Look Today for Washington High School Parent-Teacher Conferences

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 6:25 am


Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Today parents of Washington High School students are invited to conferences, which have a new look.

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Smoking Prohibited on Courthouse Grounds

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 6:25 am

The Smokefree Air Act states “environmental tobacco smoke causes and exacerbates disease in nonsmoking adults and children” and regulates where smoking is allowed with the goal of reducing “the level of exposure by the general public and employees to environmental tobacco smoke in order to improve the public health of Iowans.”

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Spring Clean Up Ongoing in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Mattresses, furniture, carpet and other items are out on the curbs in Washington this week as part of the city’s annual spring clean up.

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Riverside City Council Gives Updates on Solar Energy Plans

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 6:23 am

The Riverside City Council held a work session Monday night to discuss ongoing projects, including installing solar energy panels.

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Mid Prairie School Board Discusses Name Changes to Elementary Schools

Posted: Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 6:21 am

This week’s Mid Prairie school board meeting delved into the decisionmaking faced by the district’s recent vote to have Kalona Elementary house kindergarten through second grades, Wellman Elementary house kindergarten and third through fourth grades, fifth grade moving to the middle school, and keeping preschool classes in both elementary buildings.

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Mobile Clinic

Posted: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 1:39 pm

Title: Mobile Clinic
Location: Columbus Junction
Description: There will be a free mobile clinic on Saturday, April 29th from 10:00am until 1:00pm at the Roundy Elementary School cafeteria in Columbus Junction. There will be blood pressure checks, cholesterol checks, wellness & sports physicals, and consultations. For more info, call 319-331-62-46.
Date: 2017-04-29

Iowa Soil & Water Scholarship

Posted: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 1:36 pm

Title: Iowa Soil & Water Scholarship
Description: The 2017 Iowa Soil and Water Conservation Society Memorial Scholarship is available to qualified Iowa residents. They will be awarding two $1000 scholarships. The application and list of requirements is available online at iaswcs.org. The deadline to submit your application is June 30th.
Date: 2017-06-30

Lois Rae Drayfahl

Posted: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 1:08 pm

Celebration of life services for 75 year old Lois Rae Drayfahl of Ainsworth will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 29th at the Jones Eden Funeral Home.

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