Archive for December, 2017

Wellman Cooperative Telephone Hosting Mitten Tree for Mid-Prairie West Elementary

Posted: Friday, December 29th, 2017 at 6:24 am

As students head back to school in the bitter cold next week, Wellman Telephone Cooperative Association is collecting donations of hats, gloves, and mittens for the Mid-Prairie West Elementary students.

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Supervisors Approve Work Along County Property for Trail

Posted: Friday, December 29th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Work is beginning on the Kewash Trail spur through Willow Pond and out to the Kirkwood Washington County Regional Center.

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Kalona Wrapping Up Salveson Creek Restoration Project

Posted: Friday, December 29th, 2017 at 6:20 am

The City of Kalona is nearing the end of its Salveson Creek restoration project. Peterson Contractors Inc. has finished the two-tier repairing and buffering of about 1,100 linear feet north of Highway 22 on Salveson Creek.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII takes a look back at the news from 2017. Today’s segment is July, August, and September.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Iowa Department of Transportation Winter Operations Administrator Craig Bargfrede about the snow fence program.

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Birthday and Anniversary Winners Thursday, December 28th

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 8:18 am

Ericka Schneider

Janet and Joe Bauer 70 years West Chester

Luora M. Roth Leichty

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 8:06 am

 

A celebration of life for 86-year-old Luora M. Roth Leichty of Wayland will be held Tuesday, January 2nd at 10:30AM at the Bethel Mennonite Church in Wayland.

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Miller Rewrites Record Books at WACO

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Earlier this month, senior Kiana Miller etched herself into WACO girls’ basketball lore when she broke the school record for threes in a game.

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Huskies Score Rivalry Win Over Lady Lions

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Highland girls basketball team got the better of their arch rival, beating the Lone Tree Lady Lions 46-25.

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Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week Kaleb Reeves

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

This week’s Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week is Sigourney-Keota wrestler Kaleb Reeves. The senior at 220 lbs is off to a 13-0 start on the year and is seeking his fourth trip to the state tournament. Congratulations Kaleb!

Huskies and Lions Play Rivalry Classic

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The latest chapter in the Lone Tree and Highland boys basketball rivalry was a classic as the Lions edged the Huskies for a 56-55 win in overtime.

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Green in Final Season at Coe College

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Former Washington wrestling standout Fletcher Green is in the middle of his final season on the mat at Coe College in Cedar Rapids.

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Record Cold Temperatures in Washington Wednesday

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 6:28 am

Record low temperatures were set in Washington Wednesday.

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Board of Supervisors Looks for Exemption from Weapons Ban on Two Floors of Courthouse

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 6:27 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors is looking to allow the legal carry of firearms in the county courthouse on floors where court is not held.

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Slow Down, Give Space for Winter Maintenance Vehicles

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 6:27 am

As Washington County receives snowfall this week, it’s good to be reminded to slow down and be patient while driving as crews work to clear roads.

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Low Temperatures Expected, Keep Pets Warm

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 6:25 am

This weekend temperatures are expected to barely rise above zero degrees, and with these cold temperatures remember to take extra care of your pets.

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Washington County Unemployment Remains Low

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Washington County’s unemployment rate remains low and did not change from October to November.

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