Archive for October, 2018

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 8:51 am

3pt bale mover w/hydraulics $200

1999 Dodge Caravan $1800

5×8 utility trailer $525

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FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 8:51 am

30 gal bag miscellaneous items $20

formal dining table claw foot w/8 chairs $225

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Iowa Mennonite Cross Country Finishes Regular Season at MEPO

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls cross country teams were on the course for the final meet of the regular season Thursday when they traveled to Mediapolis.

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Savages, Wolves Go At It With Season on the Line

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The volleyball playoffs are almost here; they’ll start off tomorrow night with a battle of KCII-area teams, with Sigourney traveling to face the Wolves of Winfield-Mt. Union.

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Mid-Prairie Drops Two in RVC Tournament

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk volleyball team traveled to North Cedar Thursday for consolation action in the 2018 River Valley Conference Tournament.

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Warriors Take To Postseason Against Nikes

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am

After finishing the regular season at 15-12, the WACO Warriors are ready for the volleyball playoffs; and round one is coming against a familiar foe.

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JET Physical Therapy Football Athlete of the Week 10-12-18

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am

This week’s JET Physical Therapy Football Athlete of the Week is Colton Horak of WACO High School.

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Washington County Conservation Director Anderson Retiring

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 6:30 am

Washington County Conservation Director Steve Anderson has announced his retirement.

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Pre-Register to Vote at the Auditor’s Office

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 6:26 am

October 27th is the deadline for pre-registration to vote in the general election.

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Demons Receive Top Rating at State Band Contest

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 6:26 am


Photo by Andrew Schneider

Top marks were given to the Washington High School Marching band over the weekend.

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Teal Pumpkin Project Making Halloween Less Scary for Those with Food Allergies

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 6:26 am


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Stickers, glow sticks, pencils, and small toys are a few of the options for teal pumpkins, an effort to make Halloween fun and safe for all kids, including those with food allergies.

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Campbell Family Named Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award Winner

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Jim and Elaine Campbell of Keokuk County have been named this year’s Clay Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award recipient by Mike Naig, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture.

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Area Agencies Take Part in Disaster Drill

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 6:24 am

A helicopter, ambulances, fire trucks, and squad cars were all at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center Saturday for a disaster drill.

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Driver’s License Stations to be Closed for Training

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 6:23 am

All driver’s license stations in Iowa will be closed one day next week.

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Jefferson County Offering $3500 Incentive for New Home Based Childcare Businesses

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 6:20 am

Due to a shortage of childcare in the Fairfield area, the Iowa/Jefferson/Keokuk Early Childhood Iowa Board is offering up to $3,500 in incentives for new home-based child care businesses.

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Betty Joan Tiffany

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 12:05 pm

Services for 79-year-old Betty Joan Tiffany of Kalona will be held at a later date.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winners Sunday, October 14th

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 7:36 am

Eileen Moeller

Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winners Saturday, October 13th

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 7:36 am

Layla Hesser

Cavanagh Collects 100th Win

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie head football coach Pete Cavanagh reached a major milestone Friday with his team’s 33-6 win over Davis County on the road. The victory gave Cavanagh 100 during his tenure as the head Golden Hawk.

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Roth Cracks Top 15 in Most Valuable Coach Voting

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Head Washington track and field Steve Roth has been in the coaching business for upwards of 40 years now.  Throughout that time, he has coached football, cross country and track, has taken numerous kids to state, and impacted numerous lives in the process.  His efforts were recently recognized by US Cellular, and he was put on the list of the 50 coaches to be chosen from for the Most Valuable Coach Award.  The first round of voting has passed, and Roth has reached the top 15, making him a finalist for the award.

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