Archive for September, 2017

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Highland board member Kevin Engel, who’s write-in victory in the school board election caused him to continue his 15-year tenure on the board.

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BREAKING NEWS: Wreck on Highway 1 in Washington

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 11:31 am


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Shortly after 11 a.m. emergency crews were called to a multiple vehicle wreck on Highway 1 in Washington.

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Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 8:44 am

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Birthday Winner Thursday, September 28th

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 8:01 am

Virginia Sands of Crawfordsville

Carson Thomas is in for the Demon Touchdown!

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Check out this week’s feature story of Washington’s Carson Thomas that was heard on the KCII PM Sports Page. Carson was crowned homecoming king last week, was an honorary captain at the game, and scored his first touchdown under the lights at Case Field. Congratulations Carson!

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Cross Country Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week Turner Klein

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

This week’s cross country Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week is Keota’s Turner Klein. Turner has had many top finishes this year and is ranked 20th in class 1A. Congratulations Turner!

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Iowa Mennonite and Lone Tree Renew Rivalry on Volleyball Court

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The No. 14 ranked Iowa Mennonite School volleyball team travels to Lone Tree tonight to renew acquaintances with the rival Lady Lions.

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WMU Cross Country Hosts Invitational

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union cross country teams will host a meet today at Twin Lakes Golf Course.

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Area Teams Compete at Washington Invite

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Southeast Iowa was well represented at Washington’s cross country meet on Tuesday with area schools Highland, Keota, and Sigourney competing.

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Iowa Mennonite To Run at Bud Williams Invite

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls cross country teams will be in action tonight in Iowa City at the Bud Williams Invitational.

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Volleyball Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week Brooke Waechter

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

This week’s Volleyball Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week is Sigourney’s Brooke Waechter. Brooke has tallied an average of 13 kills in their last two conference matchups and leads the team with 101 on the year. Congratulations Brooke!

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Suspect Charged in February Murder of Fairfield Man

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 6:29 am

A Lee County man has been charged with the murder of a Fairfield man.

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Today is the Final Day of KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 6:28 am

The final day of the KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza is here.

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Kalona Fall Festival Reignites Old World Demonstrations for Educational Fun

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 6:28 am


Kalona Fall Festival takes place September 29 and 30. Photo by Sally Y. Hart.

The Kalona Fall Festival serves to some attendees as a reunion of friends and family.

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Saving Brinton Encore Coming to State Theatre

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 6:26 am


One of Frank Brinton’s projectors was on display during Saving Brinton’s premiere at the State Theatre earlier this month. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

An encore presentation of Saving Brinton, a documentary focused on historical films rescued by local historian Michael Zahs, will be shown this Saturday in Washington.

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Property Taxes Due Monday

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 6:25 am

The first half or real estate and mobile home taxes were due September 1st and must be paid by Monday to avoid a penalty.

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Sigourney Judge Appointed by Governor Reynolds as District Court Judge

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 6:24 am

A Sigourney judge has been appointed to serve as a district court judge in the state of Iowa.

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Iowans Reminded to Keep Safety in Mind During Harvest

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 6:23 am

With harvest beginning in the Hawkeye State, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey is reminding people to be safe, “I do want to encourage everyone working on the farm and traveling through rural Iowa this fall to keep safety in mind during this very busy season.”

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Follow Treatment Guidelines to Get Rid of Lice

Posted: Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at 6:22 am


A sample of a treatment schedule from the Iowa Department of Public Health.

Lice are parasitic insects that spread with head to head contact, and something often seen with young children.

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Miriam Graber

Posted: Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 at 1:09 pm

Funeral services for 62-year-old Miriam Graber of Kalona are at 9:30a.m. Sunday, October 1st at the Graber family home at 1010 Kiwi Ave. SW in rural Kalona.

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