Archive for June, 2018

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Boy Scout Troop 242 about the flag retirement ceremony they held on June 8th at Marr Park.

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Unresponsive Child Saved At Columbus Community Pool

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 12:05 pm

Emergency personnel responded to an unresponsive child at the Columbus Community Swimming Pool Wednesday.

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Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week 6-13-18

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 9:49 am

This week’s Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week is Blake Bontrager of the Iowa Mennonite School

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FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 8:49 am

2013 John Deere Gator w/accessories $9500

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FOR SALE

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Overhead projector $100 obo

children’s table w/chairs $150

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Two bicycles

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winners Thursday, June 14th

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 8:06 am

Josh and Amy Vittetoe

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Savages allow six unearned runs, fall 9-6

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 7:48 am

Sigourney softball took their third loss of the season last night, falling North Mahaska in New Sharon by a score of 9-6.

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Demon baseball/softball on the road tonight

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 7:45 am

The Washington Demon baseball and softball teams hit the road today for a conference double-header, as they head southeast to take on Fort Madison.

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Iowa Mennonite Renews Rivalry With Lone Tree

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Two KCII area teams and Southeast Iowa Superconference rivals meet on the diamond Thursday in Lone Tree.

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Comets Outlast Iowa Mennonite Baseball

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School baseball team dropped an extra innings contest Wednesday in Kalona against the Cardinal Comets 13-5.

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Golden Hawk Baseball and Softball Hosts Indians

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie baseball and softball teams are back in action Thursday when they each host the Camanche Indians.

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Cardinal Beats Iowa Mennonite In Five

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Cardinal Comets scored a Superconference softball win at Iowa Mennonite Wednesday 15-5 in five innings.

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Artist Sorensen Painting Washington County Freedom Rock in Brighton

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Ray “Bubba” Sorensen painting the Washington County Freedom Rock on June 12th. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

As you drive past the corner of Highways 1 and 78 in Brighton this week, you might notice some activity where BJ’s Stop Off used to be.

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City of Washington Repairing Sidewalks with New Program

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Starting this summer, each year a quadrant of the City of Washington will be surveyed for necessary sidewalk repairs.

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UPDATE: One Killed in Wreck Near Richland

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The name of the man killed in a two-vehicle wreck in Keokuk County Monday has been released.

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Nomination Papers Due Tomorrow for Washington City Council Election

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Anyone from the City of Washington’s Ward 1 has until 5 p.m. Friday to file nomination papers to be on the ballot in next month’s special election.

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Southeast Iowa Communities Look Back on 10th Anniversary of Flood

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Oakville in July 2008.

Ten years ago this week floods impacted eastern Iowa communities, damaging homes, buildings, and crops, and forcing many to evacuate their residences.

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School Board Thanks Dicks at His Final Washington Meeting

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 6:24 am

After three years leading the Washington Community School District, Superintendent Jeff Dicks attended his final school board meeting with the Demons Wednesday.

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Southeast Iowa Corn on Par with Five-Year Average, Soybeans Ahead

Posted: Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 6:23 am


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Statewide there were 5.1 days suitable for fieldwork last week.

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