Archive for November, 2017

Local 4-H Program Promoting Farmer Safety Receives Award

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 6:26 am


Amy Green, Brooke Stout, and Kristen Twinam give a presentation about their award winning project, “Stay Safe, Take a Break.” Contributed photo.

The Outstanding Youth Grant Award was recently presented to the Washington County 4-H Club.

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Harvest Wraps Up in Iowa

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 6:25 am


Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Many farmers were able to wrap up their fieldwork last week and the corn harvest is about eight days behind the five-year average.

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Car Swerves to Miss Deer, One Taken to Hospital

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 6:25 am

A car went into the ditch along Highway 92 after swerving to miss a deer Wednesday morning and multiple emergency agencies responded.

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Iowa Granting First Medical Cannabidiol Manufacturing License

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Department of Public Health has issued a notice of intent to award the first medical cannabidiol manufacturing license in the state.

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Harken Back to Medieval Times at Mid-Prairie Madrigal Dinner

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 6:20 am


Photo courtesy of Collette McClellen.

Jeering jesters, courtly dancers, palm reading gypsies, and more will be entertaining the Mid-Prairie community at the 24th Annual Madrigal Dinner.

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Naomi Lock

Posted: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 5:11 am

 

Funeral services for 99-year-old Naomi Lock of Richland will be held Monday, December 4th at 10:30a.am. at Woolson Friends Church south of Richland.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington Chamber of Commerce Director Michelle Redlinger about the Tour of Homes happening December 2nd and 3rd.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with HACAP Mobile Food Pantry Coordinator Bob Andrlik. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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Imogene Schlabaugh

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 11:53 am

Funeral Services for 87-year-old Imogene Schlabaugh of Kalona are 10:30 a.m Friday (12/1) at the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church.  

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Birthday Winner Wednesday, November 29th

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 8:01 am

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Mid-Prairie Splits With Tigers

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys and girls basketball teams kicked off the new season Tuesday when they hosted the Tipton Tigers at Tim Grady Gymnasium in Wellman.

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Hawks Take Two of Three in Wapello

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestling team opened the season Tuesday night at a quadrangular meet in Wapello.

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Highland Girls Roar Past Columbus

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Highland girls continue to roll, as they stormed past Columbus Community in a Southeast Iowa Super Conference matchup on Tuesday.

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IMS Sweeps Lions to Open Conference Play

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

In a doubleheader at Hillcrest Union on Tuesday night Iowa Mennonite School got the best of Lone Tree defeating them in both contests.

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Fairfield Armless Archer Makes National Team

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 6:28 am

A Fairfield resident is a step closer to becoming the world’s best archer.

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Hands-On Learning for Young Students at STEM Fest in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 6:28 am

Surgery, welding, and driving are all things that kindergarten through eighth grade students can learn about at Thursday’s STEM Fest at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center.

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Tractor Hit by Vehicle on Highway 1

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 6:25 am

A tractor pulling a plow on Highway 1 Monday afternoon was hit by another vehicle.

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A Wayland Tradition Returns – Holiday Horse-drawn Wagon Rides

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 6:24 am


Photo courtesy of Bethel Mennonite Church.

The Bethel Mennonite Church is bringing back a Wayland holiday tradition this evening.

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County Selects Company to Demolish House Across from Courthouse

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Three quotes were received for the demolition of property at 302 West Main Street in Washington.

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Leaf Vacuum to Continue into December

Posted: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Washington’s leaf vacuum is continuing until mid-December.

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