Archive for November, 2017

BREAKING NEWS: Cedar Rapids Casino Vote Held

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 9:23 am

The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission met Thursday morning and considered proposals for a casino in Cedar Rapids.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 8:54 am

Five drawer dresser 48″x35″

Mahogany with decorative drawer pulls $80 obo

319-653-8967

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 8:53 am

Baby crib

Changing table

Other baby items

319-461-6420

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 8:52 am

electric wheel chair needs work $400 obo

Hoyer manual lifter $250 obo

319-855-8142

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 8:52 am

Skid loader

$3000

319-430-9914

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 8:51 am

1994 Chevy Silverado short box no reverse

$1000 obo

319-330-8732

SALE

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 8:50 am

2551 Juniper Ave Washington

11/16 9-5

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Antiques, vintage, collectibles, furniture

New Faces Surround Lady Lions Basketball Team

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree girls basketball team will seek their third consecutive winning season with plenty of newcomers leading the charge.

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Hall Represents Golden Hawks on All-Conference Team

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The All-River Valley Conference volleyball teams were released this week and Mid-Prairie’s Maya Hall claimed a spot.

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Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week Levi Geyer

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 7:00 am

This week’s Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week is Iowa Mennonite School’s Levi Geyer. The senior received a medal at the state cross country meet and then followed that up by being named to the academic all state list. Congratulations Levi!

Eleven Demons Garner All District Honors

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 7:00 am

To the victor goes the spoils. That was the case for the 8-2 Washington football team as 11 players were recently recognized with all district honors.

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Golden Hawk Cross Country Teams Receive Academic Honor

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys and girls cross country teams had a big season on the course and in the classroom in 2017.

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UPDATE: Four Injured in Two-Car Collision in Washington

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 6:30 am


KCII News

Four people were injured in a two-vehicle wreck in Washington Wednesday evening.

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Wayland and Brighton Churches Combine for Free Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 6:27 am

Thanksgiving may be a time for families to be together, but in southeast Iowa there are several events on Thanksgiving Day for residents to form connections in their community.

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Dog Missing After Wreck Found, Returned to Family

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 6:27 am


Submitted photo

A dog that had been missing after a two-vehicle wreck on Highway 1 was found nearby Tuesday.

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Festival of Trees Returns to Help Fight Cancer

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 6:26 am

If you’re looking to get a Christmas tree for the holidays that is already decorated, you’ll have the opportunity while helping raise funds to fight cancer in downtown Washington this weekend.

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Hands-On STEM Fest for Kindergarten to Eighth Grade Students

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Kindergarten through eighth grade students and their families are invited to a STEM Festival in Washington.

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Tears and Laughter Shared as Mid-Prairie Honors Retired Bus Driver

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 6:24 am


Mid-Prairie Superintendent Mark Schneider presents a plaque to retired bus driver Richard Grimm. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

A bus driver is one of the first faces a child sees every school day, and one driver made a great impact on Mid-Prairie students, families and staff. Richard Grimm retired in early October after nearly 18 years driving for Mid-Prairie.

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Clear Yards of Leaves to Help Turfgrass

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 6:21 am

Fall garden chores should include raking leaves and preparing lawns for winter.

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Wellman City Council Approves New Fee and Policies for YMCA

Posted: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 6:20 am

The Wellman City Council reached a decision on how to handle maintenance costs for the Parkside Activities Center Banquet Hall.

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