Archive for February, 2018

Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winner Monday, February 19th

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 8:01 am

Mason Gent Wellman

Washington Boys Open Postseason with Fairfield

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington boys’ basketball team hopes third time is a charm tonight against Fairfield, as they face off with the Trojans in Solon for the first round of the class 3A districts.

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Lancers Pull Away from Demons

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington girls’ basketball team put up a hard fought battle with defending state champs North Scott on Saturday, but the Lancers were too much in the class 4A semifinal round winning 58-27.

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Wildcats Fall in Playoff Opener

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Columbus Wildcats saw their season come to a close in the first round of the class 2A district tournament, falling to the Central Lee Hawks on the road 78-52.

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College Scoreboard

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Iowa men’s basketball could not get by Indiana on Saturday losing 84-82 to drop to 3-13 in conference and 12-17 overall. The Hawks travel to Minnesota on Wednesday.

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One Killed at Construction Cave-In in Columbus Junction

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 6:29 am

A man died at a construction site in Columbus Junction Friday afternoon.

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KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza Returns Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 6:29 am

Have your shopping list ready because the KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

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Trial Moved to July for Riverside Parent Charged in Infant Homicide

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Ambrashia Chrzan

Anthony McCoy

The trial date for one of the two Riverside parents charged in the death of their infant daughter has been pushed back.

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Area Wrestlers Finish on the Podium at State Meet

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The Iowa High School State Wrestling meet wrapped up in Des Moines Saturday and a number of area wrestlers finished on the podium.

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Saving Brinton Invited to Visit Three Continents

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 6:25 am

If Saving Brinton had it’s own passport, it’d soon have a collection of stamps from around the world.

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FFA Week Observed in Washington

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 6:24 am

A 70-year tradition is being recognized this week as it is National FFA Week.

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Highland Finger Tightans Robotics Team Competes at State

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Members of the Finger Tightans configure their competing robot. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

After competing at the FIRST World Robotics Championships last spring the Highland High School robotics team, the Finger Tightans, are motivated to compete at the FIRST Tech Challenge-Iowa Championship this weekend.

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Marr Park Campground Looking to Hire Volunteer Hosts

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 6:20 am

Those who are interested in camping for free and volunteering for the Marr Park campground may have the opportunity to this year.

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Championship Saturday Recap From the 2018 Individual State Wrestling Tournament

Posted: Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 5:11 am

This is a recap of Saturday’s action from the 2018 Individual State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines.

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February 18th, 2018

Posted: Sunday, February 18th, 2018 at 7:34 am

Birthday winner – Loni Watson of Richland

no Anniversary winners

Demon Bowling Ends Season in State Qualifier

Posted: Sunday, February 18th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington boys’ bowling team saw their season come to a close at the state-qualifying tournament on Tuesday in Muscatine.

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Sigourney Pulls Away For Playoff Win

Posted: Sunday, February 18th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney Savage boys basketball team scored a first round win over the Moravia Mohawks in class 1A district play Thursday night 60-49.

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KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza Begins Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, February 18th, 2018 at 6:26 am

In just two days the KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza begins.

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Kalona City Council Discusses Budget at Monday’s Meeting

Posted: Sunday, February 18th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Pay applications for the Community Center project and renewal of wine licenses are on the agenda for Monday’s Kalona City Council meeting.

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Maria D. Perez

Posted: Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 8:36 pm

Funeral Mass for 71-year-old Maria D. Perez of Conesville will be on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018, at 10:00am at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

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