Archive for October, 2017

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Judith Ann “Judy” Bartholow

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 8:43 am

A celebration of life service for 74-year-old Judith Ann “Judy” Bartholow of Muscatine, formerly of Washington, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday (10/27) at the First Presbyterian Church in Muscatine.

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Birthday and Anniversary Winners Monday, October 23rd

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 7:59 am

Donna Knott Washington

Ed and Pauleen Jararde Washington

Midland Handles Lone Tree

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Midland football team got the best of Lone Tree Friday night defeating the Lions 52-20.

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Wilton Wins Over SK On Late Drive

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney-Keota Cobras and Wilton Beavers played a back and forth contest on Friday night with a class 1A automatic playoff bid on the line.

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Iowa Mennonite and Winfield-Mt. Union Face Off in Quarterfinal Clash

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

A pair of KCII area volleyball teams will be in action against one another tonight in the class 1A regional tournament when Winfield-Mt. Union hosts Iowa Mennonite in the regional quarterfinals.

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WACO Falls to Iowa Valley in Shootout

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

In a classic 8-man shootout the Iowa Valley football team held on to defeat WACO in the regular season finale Friday winning 76-61.

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Increased Open Enrollment into Mid-Prairie Makes for Steady Budget Funding

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 6:28 am

The Mid-Prairie School District expects steady enrollment numbers in the next few years judging from this year’s certified enrollment report.

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Protect Yourself from the Flu with Annual Vaccine

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 6:27 am

Influenza in Iowa is considered sporadic and activity is low at this time by the Iowa Department of Public Health, but there have already been cases of the illness this fall.

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Garrett Recognized for 50 Years of Perfect Kiwanis Attendance

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 6:25 am


Dean Garrett – contributed image

Perfect attendance is something you occassionally hear of over a four-year high school term, but what about perfect attendance for 50 years? That’s exactly what one Noon Kiwanis Club member has done in Washington.

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Southeast Iowa Conference Choir to Sing in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 6:25 am

Mt. Pleasant, Fairfiled, Keokuk, and Ottumwa choir students will join Washington tomorrow for the Southeast Iowa Conference Choir.

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Men Accused of Shooting Vehicles in Lone Tree Parking Lot

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 6:24 am

Two men were arrested after allegedly shooting vehicles at their workplace in Lone Tree.

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Ribbon Cutting for United Presbyterian Home Addition Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 6:23 am


Ground was officially broken on the United Presbyterian Home project September 14, 2016. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Fourteen months ago dirt started to move for the addition at the United Presbyterian Home and this week the ribbon cutting will be held for the finished project.

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Washington Leaf Vacuum Starts Clean Up Today

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 6:23 am

This week is the start of Washington’s leaf vacuum’s cleaning duties for the season.

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Columbus High School Students Receiving Governor’s Volunteer Award

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 6:20 am

Several Columbus Community High School students will be recognized by Governor Kim Reynolds for a volunteer project they did last year.

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Pearl Miller

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 5:28 am

Funeral services for 95-year-old Pearl Miller of Kalona will be held Tuesday, October 24th at 10:30a.m. at the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church in rural Kalona.

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Horak Makes History for Washington Cross Country

Posted: Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

Brennan Horak made history for the Washington cross country team on Thursday night when he qualified for state in the district meet at Central College.

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Governor Candidate Boulton Visiting Southeast Iowa Facilities this Week

Posted: Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 at 6:25 am

Columbus Junction native and democratic gubernatorial candidate Nate Boulton will be making a few stops through southeast Iowa this week on his “Hometown Values Tour.”

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Dr. Hood Joines WCHC Medical Clinic

Posted: Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 at 6:23 am


Dr. Jonathan Hood – photo courtesy of WCHC

A doctor with international experience has joined the staff at Washington County Hospital and Clinics.

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