Archive for June, 2017

Highland Receives Grant to Replace Middle School Boilers

Posted: Saturday, June 24th, 2017 at 6:24 am


The Highland School District received a $36,000 grant from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation May 17. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

The Highland School District has been striving to be more cost effective and efficient with their facilities over the past few years.

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Traffic Fatalities in Iowa Below Five-Year Average

Posted: Saturday, June 24th, 2017 at 6:23 am

The Iowa State Patrol is reminding drivers and passengers to buckle up in vehicles.

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City of Kalona Offers Contract for Street Works Project

Posted: Saturday, June 24th, 2017 at 6:20 am

The Kalona City Council awarded a contract to L.L. Pelling Co. in North Liberty for an asphalt paving street project.

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Juanita Gould

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 3:23 pm

No services are planned for 89-year-old Juanita Gould of Washington. The Jones & Eden Funeral Home is assisting the family at this time. Online condolences may be sent for Juanita’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with local historian Michael Zahs about the premier of Saving Brinton in Washington, D.C. The documentary focuses on Zahs and his preservation and presentations of the century-old Brinton films. This is part one of a three-part interview.
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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Relay for Life Prairie Power team leader Bob Freeman.

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For Sale

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 8:52 am

6 Tickets to Lost Island Water Park in Waterloo
All 6 – $100 (typically $25/each)
319-653-8556

For Sale

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 8:51 am

Canoe
-fiberglass
– $150
15ft aluminum boat and trailer
– new tires
-$375
5 1/2 horse Johnson motor
– $300
319-461 6234

For Sale

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 8:51 am

Homemade enclosed trailer
– 13ft
-$650
-all black all steel
3/4 ton ford 4-speed transmission and transfer case
– $150 for both
2- 18 hp cub cadets
– $250
660 216 3715

Wanted

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 8:50 am

2-man bass boat for a farm pond
319 461 4225

For Sale

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 8:26 am

Maytag dryer
-$50
319-591-8087

Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 8:25 am

101 East 13th St. – Washington
Fri (6/23) 8-5:30 Sat (6/24) 8-12
-kids clothes, toys, and books, baby stuff, antiques, women’s and men’s clothes, dozens of board games, household misc

For Sale

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 8:24 am

Boy’s Bike
-20in
-$75
319-863-3786

Birthday / Anniversary Winner 6/23

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 8:02 am

Birthday: Teresa Hahn – Ainsworth

Anniversary: Tom & Pat Colthurst

Wildcat Baseball Shutout by Mediapolis

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Columbus Community baseball team fell to Mediapolis on Thursday night in a Southeast Iowa Super Conference matchup 14-0.

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Sigourney Softball Blasts Tri-County

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney softball team took care of business on Wednesday night by crushing Tri-County in a South Iowa Cedar League affair by winning 12-0 in four innings.

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Highland Baseball Seeks Perfect Week Against Albia

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Huskies’ baseball team will look to cap off a perfect week of baseball tonight when they travel to Albia for a non-conference showdown.

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Huskies Outlast Iowa Mennonite

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Highland softball team scored a hotly contested Southeast Iowa Superconference win at home Thursday beating Iowa Mennonite 9-8 in eight innings.

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Riverside Museum Brings Patrons Closer to the Stars with Interactive Display

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 6:28 am


The Voyage Home- Star Trek Museum in Riverside installed a new interactive bridge console for people to enjoy. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

A cacophony of sound will be emanating from the Voyage Home – Star Trek Museum in Riverside this weekend.

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YMCA Withdraws WCRF Grant Extension Request

Posted: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 6:27 am


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A grant extension request from the YMCA to the Washington Country Riverboat Foundation was withdrawn Wednesday night.

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