Archive for October, 2017

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Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 8:47 am

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Birthday Winner Monday, October 2nd

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 7:54 am

Madison Sheetz Keota, 21

Highland Edges Van Buren

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Highland football team got an exciting homecoming win on Friday as they squeaked by Van Buren 13-12.

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Iowa Mennonite Hosts Area Schools in Home Meet Monday

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls cross country teams are hosting their home meet at the Wellman Golf Course Monday.

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Montezuma Whips WMU

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

Montezuma defended their home turf on Friday by defeating Winfield-Mt. Union 35-0.

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Mid-Prairie Suffers Sweep at New London, WMU Finishes 3-2

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk volleyball team fell in all three of their matches Saturday at the New London Tournament.

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Washington County Domestic Violence Coalition Spreading Awareness in October

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 6:28 am

Domestic violence includes physical, sexual, and psychological abuse by one intimate partner against another and October is a month to increase awareness and education.

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Two DOT Projects in Kalona Expect Completion in Late October, Early December

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 6:28 am

Summer may be over, but work still continues on road construction projects in Kalona.

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Washington Band Marches to Second Place

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 6:25 am

The Washington High School Marching Band competed in Bloomfield over the weekend and claimed second place.

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Iowa County Man Dies in Single-Car Wreck Saturday

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 6:24 am

A 24-year-old died in a car wreck in Iowa County Saturday.

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Pond Restoration Completed in Foster Woods County Park

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 6:24 am


This pictures shows the Foster Woods County Park pond from the south jetty. Photo courtesy of Steve Anderson.

The Foster Woods County Park transformation is one step closer to completion.

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Washington Council Considers Sidewalk Improvement Plan

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 6:23 am

The City of Washington is looking to reduce the number of trip hazards by improving sidewalks across the city.

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Washington Named All-Star Community

Posted: Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 6:22 am


Photo courtesy of the Iowa League of Cities.

Washington is now an All-Star Community.

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Frances E. Miller

Posted: Sunday, October 1st, 2017 at 12:36 pm

Mass of the Resurrection for 101-year-old Frances E. Miller of Washington, will be 10:30am Monday, October 9th, 2017, at St. James Catholic Church with Fr. Bernie Weir officiating.

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October 1st, 2017

Posted: Sunday, October 1st, 2017 at 7:33 am

Birthday winner – Michelle Redlinger of Washington

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Raymundo Selected for Olympic Development Soccer Program

Posted: Sunday, October 1st, 2017 at 7:00 am

Washington Middle School sixth grader Manuel “Manny” Raymundo has been selected for the soccer Olympic Development Program (ODP) for Iowa for the 2017-2018 year.

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Busy Bow Deer Hunting Season in Washington County

Posted: Sunday, October 1st, 2017 at 6:25 am

As October begins, so does the bow-hunting season for the state of Iowa.

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Hospice of Washington County Presents Thanks Cathy Kleese

Posted: Sunday, October 1st, 2017 at 6:23 am


Photo courtesy of Robyn Harvey-Smith

A volunteer with Hospice of Washington County was recently honored for her fundraising efforts.

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Hurricane Irma Relief Trip Inspires Wellman Resident to Do More in Community

Posted: Sunday, October 1st, 2017 at 6:20 am


Wellman resident Sarah Counter helped pass out food at a food pantry in West Palm Beach, Florida. Photo courtesy of Sarah Counter.

A group of Kalona, Riverside, and Wellman residents recently traveled to West Palm Beach, Florida, to help those who were affected by the destruction of Hurricane Irma.

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