Archive for August, 2017

Mid-Prairie Volleyball Takes Two of Three

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie volleyball team opened the season Monday when they traveled to Keota for tournament action.

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Mid-Prairie Defense Ready for 2017

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football team is just two days shy of their season opener. On the defensive side of the football, Mid-Prairie returns some key contributors from a 2016 where they finished at 5-4 overall.

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Sigourney Cross Country Seeks Breakout Year

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

After experiencing success a year ago the Sigourney cross-country team is back for more bringing a nucleus of returners with them.

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Wapello FFA Member Breaks All Time Record at Iowa State Fair

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 6:28 am


Photo courtesy of Kale Boysen.

A Wapello FFA member broke the all-time record for a sale of all species at the Iowa State Fair Sale of Champions.

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Supervisors Look at Options to Upgrade Emergency Communications Equipment and Facility for Over $10 Million

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 6:28 am

When there’s an emergency you rely on 911 for help, now the equipment that receives the call and helps dispatch emergency crews needs updated.

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Local Swine Win Awards at State Fair, Supreme Champion from Columbus Junction

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 6:25 am


Leah Marek, daughter of Tim & Heather Marek, showed the Champion Spotted Breeding Gilt and the Champion Spotted Market Barrow in the 4-H Swine Show.  Marek is a member of the Jackson Jets 4-H Club. Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H 

 

A Louisa County student showed the Supreme Champion Commercial Gilt at the Iowa State Fair.

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Southeast Iowa Crop Progress Trailing Rest of State

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 6:25 am

Of Iowa’s nine regions, southeast Iowa remains the furthest behind in crop progress.

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Washburn and 2nd Streets Project Near Completion in Riverside

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 6:24 am


Map built by Google Maps.

MMS Consultants gave an update on their street projects to the Riverside City Council Monday night.

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Police Investigating Reported Assault

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 6:23 am

The Washington Police Department is investigating an incident of a woman being assaulted and then hit by a vehicle.

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Washington County Begins Search for New Assistant County Engineer

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 6:21 am

Washington County is looking for a new assistant county engineer.

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Kalona Recognizes Fire Department at City Celebration

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 6:20 am


A ribbon cutting presentation for the Kalona Memorial will be on August 26. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

The City of Kalona promotes those making an impact in their community with their annual Kalona City Celebration happening this Saturday.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Doris Park and Steve Maxon of Max-Cast Sculpture Foundry Services in Kalona. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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Posted: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 8:50 am

3 Bushnell rifle scopes 6 power $20 each or $50 for all 3

Craftsman 550 series 22″ mower $60

pair of small trailer tires 4 bolt $10 each

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Posted: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 8:50 am

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Posted: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 8:49 am

enclosed trailer 12×6.5

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FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 8:49 am

– V bottom 16′ 2003 boat w/30 hsp Evinrude motor w/accessories $5500

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Birthday and Anniversary Winners August, 22nd 2017

Posted: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 8:01 am

Donna Parker

Jackie and Mike Williams

Golden Hawks Gear Up Offense For Season Opener

Posted: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football team is in their final days of preparation for the 2017 opener.

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Washington to Host Heroes Game Friday

Posted: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

There is always excitement around the first football game of the year but this season the Washington Demons will have more to look forward to, as Friday’s opener hosting Albia will also be the Heroes game. The annual game is to honor all community members that have served.

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Highland Claims Keota Championship

Posted: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

 

 

The Highland Huskies opened the 2017 season with a tournament championship Monday, going undefeated in Keota.

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