Archive for April, 2018

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 8:50 am

recliner $30

salon dryer chair $20

319-653-5318

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 8:49 am

John Deere LT 160 42″ blade $675

319-541-7104

Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winners April 5th

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 8:04 am

Dennis Prottsman

Frank and Kirtene Bruty

Case Field Owns Track Spotlight For Demon Relays Thursday

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 7:01 am

One of the biggest track meets in the state of Iowa is scheduled for tonight at Case Field in Washington with the Demon Co-Ed Relays.

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Washington Golf Opens Year Thursday

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon boys and girls golf teams are on the links for the first time this season today.

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Demon Soccer Starts Season Thursday

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon boys and girls soccer teams will be on the pitch for the first time this season when they matchup with the Keokuk Chiefs tonight.

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Wolves Open Season Thursday at Twin Lakes Golf Course

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:59 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union boys and girls golf teams are scheduled to be on the course for the first time this season tonight when they host the Mediapolis Bulldogs and Bullettes in a Southeast Iowa Superconference dual.

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Golden Hawk Boys Soccer Opens Conference With Comets

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:59 am

The Mid-Prairie boys soccer team will begin River Valley Conference play tonight when they host the West Liberty Comets in Wellman.

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College Scoreboard April 5th

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:58 am

The Iowa baseball team beat Grandview 4-2 on Wednesday to improve to 17-9 on the year.

Kalona Issuing Garbage and Recycling Containers to Residents, Changing Costs

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Kalona City Council met on April 2. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

Kalona residents will see a change in waste management this summer.

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Marketing Firm Selected to Promote Washington

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:25 am

A marketing firm has been selected to help promote Washington in the region.

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Winfield-Mount Union Residents Pass PPEL Extension

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:24 am

The Winfield-Mount Union School District will continue receiving Physical Plant and Equipment Levy, or PPEL, funding after Tuesday’s special election.

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New Medicare Cards Being Issued

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:23 am


New Medicare cards are being issued this month.

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Cold, Damp Weather Impacting Spring Farm Activities

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Cold and wet weather is impacting spring farm operations.

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Demon Dash Celebrates 10th Year Saturday

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:23 am

The 10th annual Demon Dash will run around Washington Saturday morning.

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Be Wary of Underground Infrastructure While Ditch Burning this Spring

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:20 am

As some residents do prescribed burns on ditches this spring, the Wellman Cooperative Telephone Association wants to advise there is risk to damaging infrastructure in ditches.

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Consider Garden Soil Before Planting

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 6:20 am


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Despite recently chilly weather, many gardeners are preparing and planning for the warmer temperatures and proper planting conditions.

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Kirkwood Orientation

Posted: Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 at 11:59 pm

Title: Kirkwood Orientation
Description: The Kirkwood Community College Washington County Regional Center will have an orientation on Wednesday May 2 at 6:30 p.m. for students interested in Arts & Science I, Arts & Science II, Pre Business Transfer academies, and students enrolling in companion courses.
Date: 2018-05-02

Crooked Creek Camp

Posted: Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 at 11:59 pm

Title: Crooked Creek Camp
Description: Registration is open to attend summer camp at Crooked Creek Christian Camp. Camps are offered for kids 5 years old through high school. Summer camps start in June and go through July and activities include morning chapel, swimming, games, crafts, and more. You can register at crookedcreekcamp.org or call 319-653-3611 with any questions.
Date: 2018-05-02

Summer Day Camps

Posted: Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 at 11:58 pm

Title: Summer Day Camps
Description: The Washington County Conservation Board is hosting day camps this summer. Several camps are available for different age levels, from preschoolers through seventh grade. These nature camps are designed around the natural world at Marr Park and will be fun as well as educational. For more information or to learn about scholarships call Pam Holz at 319-657-2400, email wccbnaturalist@gmail.com or stop by the Conservation Center at Marr Park during open hours.
Date: 2018-05-02