Archive for April, 2017

Looking to Improve Language Skills? Try a Free Individualized Tutor in Washington County

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 6:25 am

A one-on-one free tutoring program is available in Washington County.

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Area 4-H’ers Earn Top Honors at Local Cattle Show

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 6:24 am


Local 4-Her Avery Shalla, member of the Riverside Ramblers 4-H Club, earned the Grand Champion Market Animal at the Washington County Spring Preview Open Show. She competed against 60 other market animals. Shalla is the daughter of Nic and Jayna Shalla of Riverside. Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H

Cattle were shown at the Washington County Fairgrounds by 113 youth from Iowa, 27 exhibitors were from Washington County.

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Washington Chamber of Commerce Announces New Officers

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 6:23 am


Contributed photo

The Washington Chamber of Commerce has announced new ambassador officers for 2017.

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Sexual Assault Reports in Washington County On Pace to Be As High As 2014 Number

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 6:23 am

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and the number of sexual assault reports in Washington County have decreased in recent years, but may have an uptick in 2017.

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Washington County Health Spreads Awareness for National Infant Immunization Week

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 6:21 am

This week is National Infant Immunization Week.

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Over 450 Flock to Fairgrounds for Flapjacks

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 6:20 am


4-H members started their training and work shifts at 6:30 a.m. Saturday, April 15, for the 4-H Pancakes & More Fundraiser Breakfast. Some of the first shift of workers included Emma Lueck, Greta Sieren, Charlotte Sieren, Carme Sieren, Demeri Bell, Case Whetstine, Lincoln Wulf, and TJ Brenneman. Almost all 17 4-H clubs were represented at the 4-H breakfast sharing volunteer duties. Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H

A record number of attendees ate breakfast at the Washington County Fairgrounds recently.

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Giveaway

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 5:11 am

Used white siding
-used on a ranch style home
-some pieces have hail damage
319 461 7201

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 5:10 am

Adult Walker
$50 obo
319-591-1668

Marjorie B. Shaver McArtor

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 2:38 pm

Celebration of life services for 86 year old Marjorie B. Shaver McArtor will be Monday, April 24th at 5 p.m. at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with State Senator Rich Taylor (D) about the legislative session.

For Sale

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 8:53 am

Taylor made anchor shade for a boat
-6×6
$50
319 930 9292

For Sale

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 8:51 am

Poulins brand weed-eater
-brand new last year
$50
319 461 3638

Birthday Winner 4/21

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 8:04 am

Pamela Clark

For Sale

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 7:59 am

2 stage snow blower. International Cadet 268.
$75.
319-430-4864

Slabaugh Wins Hawk Tournament Title in Sudden Death Playoff

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 7:01 am

On a cold blustery day at the Kalona Golf Course, 18 holes weren’t enough to decide the Golden Hawk Invitational Individual Champion.

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Wolves Host Co-ed Meet

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union, Lone Tree, WACO, and Columbus teams were on the track Thursday night in Winfield for the WMU Co-ed Relays.

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Demons Search for First Conference Win

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon boys soccer team is back on the pitch tonight when they battle the Fort Madison Bloodhounds on the road.

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Golden Hawk Girls Fourth at Final Home Meet

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls track team hosted the Golden Hawk Girls Relays Thursday at Dwight G. Sattler Field in Wellman.

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Golden Hawk Girls Streak Snapped at Three

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls soccer team saw their three game winning streak come to an end Thursday night in Wellman at the hands of the No. 4 Iowa City Regina Regals by a 10-0 mercy rule final.

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Iowa Mennonite Golf Whips Wildcats on the Road

Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite boys golf team downed the Columbus Wildcats Thursday in a Southeast Iowa Superconference dual at Cedar Crest Golf Course in Columbus Junction.

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