Archive for April, 2017

Sigourney Girls Grab Sixth Place in Newton

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney girls track team traveled to Newton on Thursday for the Cardinal Invitational.

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Washington Hosts Demon Golf Invitational Today

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington boys golf team hosts the annual Demon Invitational today at the Washington Golf and Country Club. The five-team meet also includes Columbus Community, Fort Madison, Mount Pleasant, and Burlington Notre Dame.

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Washington County Cow Has Triplets

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 6:28 am


Photo courtesy of Marcus Clarahan

Calves can be seen wandering near their mothers in green pastures locally, one area heifer will have three little ones to watch.

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Car Washing Tips for National Car Care Month

Posted: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 6:26 am

National Car Care month is April, a time to take care of any issues that occurred in the winter, and prepare for spring and summer driving ahead. One popular task is washing your car.

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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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