Archive for March, 2018

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winner Thursday, March 1st

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 8:03 am

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College Scoreboard

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 7:00 am

Iowa men’s basketball kept their season alive with a 96-87 win over Illinois in the first round of the Big Ten tournament to improve to 14-18. They advance to play Michigan today with tip set for approx. 1:30 p.m.

 

Rath Finishes Third On All-Time List

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls basketball standout Addie Rath saw her career come to an end this season.

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Four Huskies on SEISC All Conference

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 7:00 am

Highland girls’ basketball was well represented in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference all conference teams with four players recognized.

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Wapello Substate Highlight Reel

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 7:00 am

Relive Wapello boys basketball state qualifying win over Northeast Goose Lake with a highlight reel from Saturday heard on KCII. Also featured is postgame interviews from Trenton Massner, Logan Belzer, Keaton Mitchell, and head coach Ken Spielbauer. Congratulations Indians!

Long Range Shooting Helps Lift Iowa Mennonite to Great Season

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team wrapped up a successful 20 win season with a trip to the substate final and a top 15 ranking in the state.

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Smith a Force for Lions

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 7:00 am

Lone Tree’s Brock Smith made the most of his final season in a Lion uniform being in the top five of the Southeast Iowa Super Conference in multiple categories.

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Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week Logan Belzer

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 7:00 am

This week’s Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week is Wapello’s Logan Belzer. The senior has averaged 13.4 points per game including having 11 on Saturday to help the Indians punch their ticket to the state tournament. Congratulations Logan!

Sen. Taylor Says Senate Republican Tax Bill Will Devastate State Programs

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 6:27 am

State services are expected to be hit by a tax cut plan proposed by state Senate Republicans that would slash state general fund revenues by more than $1 billion annually if fully implemented.

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Supervisors Approve 302 West Main Street to be Grassy Area for Now

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 6:25 am

For $50,000 the Washington County Board of Supervisors purchased property across from the courthouse last year, and it’s been decided it will be used as a grassy space.

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From Des Moines to Greece, Saving Brinton Continues Journey to Showcase Local History

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 6:24 am

Washington County was on display at the state capitol this week and soon will be on the big screen in Greece.

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Iowa Mennonite School Culinary Arts Class Opens Café

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 6:24 am


IMS students prepare monte cristo sandwiches for the Culinary Arts Class restaurant February 28. Photos by Sam McIntosh.

Lit candles and background music set the mood as servers in white jackets and chef’s hats served a three-course meal to patrons.

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February Temperatures Below Normal, Snowfall More than Double Average

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 6:23 am

Despite the recent warm spell, the average temperature in Washington in February was below normal.

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City of Washington to Begin Yard Waste Collection Soon

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 6:23 am

With the arrival of spring, the City of Washington will soon resume picking up yard waste from residents.

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Increased Kernel Fill Could Result in Corn Spoiling

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 6:22 am


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Farmers across the state need to take precautions to avoid corn spoiling this spring, due to the increased kernel fill from last fall, according to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

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Highland Students Advance to State Individual Speech Contest

Posted: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 6:20 am

Three Highland Huskies have advanced to the State Individual Speech Contest.

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