Archive for February, 2018

House Republicans Send Opioid Bill to Floor

Posted: Monday, February 26th, 2018 at 6:24 am


State Rep. Jarad Klein (R).

The opioid crisis will be addressed this week in the legislature as the House Republicans bring a bill to the floor combating opioid addiction.

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Kindergarten Round-Up and Registration Underway in Washington

Posted: Monday, February 26th, 2018 at 6:22 am

Kindergarten round-up is underway in the Washington School District.

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Kalona Inspects New Street Sweeper for Purchase

Posted: Monday, February 26th, 2018 at 6:20 am

The Kalona Public Works Department will be heading south to inspect street equipment for the city’s use.

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February 25th, 2018

Posted: Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at 7:32 am

Birthday winner – Eric Brown

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Youth Demon Archers Compete at CPU

Posted: Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington middle school and Lincoln Elementary archery teams competed at Center Point Urbana last week and each team finished second in the competition.

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Tornow Catalyst for Mid-Prairie Offense

Posted: Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie sophomore Brad Tornow continues to put up numbers as the Golden Hawk floor general.

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Remember to Brush the Gums for National Children’s Dental Health Month

Posted: Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Image courtesy of Washington County Public Health.

Are your children brushing their teeth properly?

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Jazz and Concert Choirs to Perform in Washington Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at 6:23 am

The Washington High School will be full of music Tuesday for a vocal concert.

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Marilyn Alice Johnston

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

Celebration of Life services for 85-year-old Marilyn Alice Johnston of Winfield will be held 2:00pm Friday, March 2nd, 2018, at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winner Saturday, February 24th

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 8:01 am

Birthday Winner: Alivia Young

Wildcats Land Two on All-Conference

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Southeast Iowa Super Conference recently released its all conference teams for girls’ basketball and Columbus Community had two players recognized.

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Iowa Mennonite Meets Hawks For State Bid

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The No. 13 ranked Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team travels to Oskaloosa tonight for the class 1A substate final against No. 4 Lynnville-Sully.

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Iowa Mennonite School Substate Highlight Reel

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The #13 Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team battles #4 Lynnville-Sully in Saturday’s Class 1A Substate Final. You can hear all of the action live beginning with the Washington HyVee Pregame show at 6:30 and tip off at 7PM from Oskaloosa High School. In the player below you can find a highlight reel to get you ready for tonight’s game.

 

 

Indians and Rebels Meet with State Berth on the Line

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

One more. That’s the number of games that separate the Wapello boys’ basketball team from accomplishing something the program hasn’t seen done since the mid-1990s. The Indians will look to punch their ticket to the state tournament tonight when they face off with Northeast Goose Lake in Muscatine for the class 2A substate final.

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Basketball Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week Trenton Massner

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

This week’s Basketball Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week is Wapello’s Trenton Massner. The senior has compiled a SEISC best 23 points a game on the season. Congratulations Trenton!

eSports Arena Opens at WACO High School

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 6:27 am


WACO students play in the eSports arena February 23. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

The first eSports arena in an Iowa secondary school just opened and it’s at WACO High School.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Pick Up Today

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Today is the final day to pick up KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza purchases.

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Congressman Loebsack Tours Energy Facilities in Washington, Fairfield

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Congressman Dave Loebsack (D) made a couple of stops in southeast Iowa Friday.

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Five Actors Play 40 Characters in Next Washington Community Theater Play

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 6:24 am

The set for the next Washington Community Theater show is being built this weekend.

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Legislation to Increase Carbon Monoxide Detector Use in Iowa Homes

Posted: Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 6:22 am

There is a push to have carbon monoxide detectors in every home in Iowa.

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