Archive for March, 2018

Riverside Northern Heights Development Agreement Stalled

Posted: Monday, March 26th, 2018 at 6:27 am

The 70-home housing development proposed for north of Riverside is at a standstill.

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Are You Prepared for Severe Weather?

Posted: Monday, March 26th, 2018 at 6:26 am

It is severe weather awareness week and knowing what to do during a severe storm is the focus of the week.

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Sen. Taylor Says “Iowa Student Opportunity Act” Will Destroy Public Schools

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

Iowa Senate Republicans advanced a bill that would give $4,000 of state money for each student enrolling in private school, which is 60% of current per-pupil funding for public school students.

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Washington County Sees Increase in CHIP Enrollment

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


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Washington County saw an increase in the number of children covered by the state’s Children’s Health Insurance Program, or CHIP, from 2014 to 2017.

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Multiple Car Wrecks in Washington County Saturday

Posted: Monday, March 26th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Ten car wrecks happened across Washington County Saturday between 8 a.m. and 12:45 p.m., including three sliding into the median of Highway 218.

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Influenza Activity Decreasing in Iowa

Posted: Monday, March 26th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Influenza activity continues to decrease in Iowa.

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Highland, Mid-Prairie Students Perform at All-State Individual Speech Festival

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

Three area high school students are performing at the All-State Individual Speech Festival today.

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Cheryl K. Donaldson

Posted: Monday, March 26th, 2018 at 5:09 am

Celebration of life services for 63-year-old Cheryl K. Donaldson of Wayland will be held Saturday, March 31st at 10a.m. at Green Mound Church in Trenton, Iowa.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday Show Winner Sunday, March 25th

Posted: Sunday, March 25th, 2018 at 7:29 am

Donna Fletcher of Crawfordsville

Rath Continues Career at Iowa

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

Former Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk softball standout Alex Rath is in the middle of her sophomore season with the Iowa Hawkeyes.

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Official Canvass of Special Election Results on Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, March 25th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The official canvas of the special election ballots from last week that filled the vacant seat on the Washington School Board will be canvassed Tuesday.

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Kalona Reminds Residents of Burning Regulations

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

The City of Kalona wants to remind residents of their burning regulations this spring.

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For Sale

Posted: Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at 2:02 pm

For Sale 9 Tie down straps for $80 obo (no less than $50)

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Dodici Trinity Birthday Show Winner Saturday, March 24th

Posted: Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at 8:06 am

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Demons Host Alumni Game For Centennial Celebration

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

The Washington Middle School building is celebrating 100 years of service this weekend with an alumni basketball game Saturday.

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Huskies Hit the Links

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

Highland High School will participate in spring golf for the first time this season.

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Miller Makes It Official, Signs With Dordt

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

 

 

Mid-Prairie cross country and track and field standout Peyton Miller signed his official letter of intent Wednesday at Mid-Prairie High School to run track at Dordt College in Sioux Center.

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College Scoreboard Weekend March 24th and 25th

Posted: Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at 6:59 am

The Iowa baseball team opens Big Ten play with a weekend series against Indiana. The Hawkeyes are 12-7 on the year.

The Iowa softball team is 12-12 on the year and opens Big Ten Play this weekend hosting Michigan.

The Iowa State softball team is 17-16 overall. The Cyclones are at Oklahoma State for a weekend series to open Big 12 play this weekend.

The UNI softball team is at Evansville this weekend for a Valley Conference series. The Panthers are 16-10 on the year.

Toy Bunny or Real Bunny for Easter Gifts

Posted: Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at 6:28 am


Photo courtesy of PAWS and More.

With Easter around the corner images of bunnies can be seen frequently; and while they may be cute and soft PAWS and More is reminding parents that they are a full commitment if brought into a home.

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Lujano, Hanson to Perform at All-State Speech Festival Monday

Posted: Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at 6:28 am

Two Washington High School students will be performing at the All-State Speech Festival Monday.

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