Archive for September, 2017

GARAGE SALE

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 8:49 am

416 E. Harrison in Washington

Friday 9-5

Saturday 9-2

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 8:48 am

Radial arm saw

Set of china

319-931-5481

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 8:48 am

Running boards for 2000 F150 Ford

641-224-5094

Birthday and Anniversary Winners Friday, September 1st

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 8:03 am

Aria Hagist Brighton

Marvin and Pat McClure Washington

Huskies Travel to West Liberty

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Highland Huskies look to close out an unbeaten non-district schedule tonight when they visit class 2A West Liberty.

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Undefeated Start on the Line for Lions

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The #10 ranked Lone Tree (2-0) football team will look to keep their unblemished record intact tonight when they entertain HLV (1-1) for their home opener.

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Demons and Golden Hawks Collide Friday

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 7:00 am

Two teams that are coming off of dominating wins to start the season in the Golden Hawks and Demons will duke it out tonight on the gridiron for an area battle.

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Demons Down Chiefs in Thriller

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Demon volleyball team had a big start to their conference season by defeating Keokuk in four sets on Thursday night.

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Wolves Look for First Win

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union football team hits the road tonight in search of their first win in 2017 when they travel to Wapello.

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Golden Hawks Suffer Setback in RVC Opener

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk volleyball team opened the 2017 conference season with a road trip to Durant Thursday.

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Interim CEO of WCHC Named

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 6:29 am

An interim CEO has been named for Washington County Hospital and Clinics.

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Congressman Dave Loebsack Visits Mid-Prairie School District

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 6:28 am


Congressman Dave Loebsack tests out one of the new math classroom desks at Mid-Prairie High School. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

Congressman Dave Loebsack (D) visited the Mid-Prairie School District Thursday as part of his “Iowa First” tour.

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Farmers in Four Local Counties Qualify for Emergency Loans Due to Disaster Declaration

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 6:27 am

Ten counties in Iowa have been designated as primary natural disaster areas by the U.S. Department of Agriculture due to drought.

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Mexican Consulate Helps Cut Ribbon for New Section at Washington Library

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 6:27 am


A ribbon is cut with ambassadors of the Washington Chamber of Commerce, Consul Salazar, Library Director Debbie Stanton, and members of Latinos for Washington. Photos by Sam McIntosh

A first for the Mexican Consulate happened in Washington Thursday, with the ribbon cutting of a Mexican/Latino corner at the Washington Public Library.

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Former Archer Appliance Employee Faces Theft Charge

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 6:25 am

A former employee of Archer Appliance in Washington turned herself into the Washington County Jail Wednesday.

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Drought Conditions Lessen in Severity this Week

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 6:24 am

Drought conditions have lessened slightly in Iowa from last week to this week.

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Free Well Testing Offered in Washington County

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 6:24 am

Private wells should be tested for quality annually.

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Veterans Invited to Watch Away Hawkeye Football Game at Kinnick

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 6:23 am

Washington County Veterans Affairs are partnering with an event at Kinnick Stadium this fall.

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Kalona Fire Department’s Open House a Success

Posted: Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 6:20 am


A ribbon cutting ceremony for the Kalona Memorial was held August 26. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

Kalona volunteer firefighters, relatives, and friends gathered at the Kalona Fire Department to celebrate the department’s 100th anniversary August 26.

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