Archive for November, 2018

Maintenance of Kewash Trail Formalized

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:22 am

Work is underway to improve and expand the Kewash Nature Trail, and who is responsible for its upkeep moving forward has been formalized.

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Highland and Columbus Junction Volleyball Raise Money for Iowa Children’s Hospital

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:22 am

Volleyball teams from Highland and Columbus High School came together to raise money for the Iowa Children’s Hospital.

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Marshal W. Rose

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 1:12 pm

Funeral services for 90-year-old Marshal W. Rose of Washington will be Monday, November 12th at 10:30a.m. at the United Church of Crawfordsville.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page KCII News speaks with Washington Middle School Principal Curt Mayer and Washington County Public Health Administrator Danielle Pettit-Majewski about a program helping middle school students learn about healthy behaviors and decision making. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re joined by the Association Director of YMCA Washington County Amy Schulte to talk about the Kalona YMCA reaching 1,000 members.

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George Fry

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 9:32 am

Funeral services for 86-year-old George Fry of Kalona will be at 10:30a.m. Tuesday, November 13th at the Yoder Powell Funeral Home in Kalona. Burial will be at the Sharon Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8p.m. Monday, November 12th at the Yoder Powell Funeral Home. A memorial fund has been established for Iowa City Hospice and Richmond AmVets Post #107

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Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 8:53 am

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winner Thursday, November 8th

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 8:03 am

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Buffington Breaks Out in Sophomore Season

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 7:37 am

Winfield-Mt. Union sophomore Jenna Buffington had a very good freshman season, finishing with 231 kills and 233 digs through 96 sets.  Her sophomore year saw those numbers jump in a shorter amount of time.

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Four Savages Named All-Conference

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 7:27 am

The Sigourney volleyball team had four players named to the South Iowa Cedar League’s all-conference teams.

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Errthum Wins Player of the Week Award

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Photo Courtesy of the University of Northern Iowa

After a big week and a big win the by the University of Northern Iowa Panther football team, former Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk Austin Errthum received an award from the Missouri Valley Conference.

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Moore Joins Mid-Prairie Baseball Staff

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 7:00 am

A familiar face to southeast Iowa will be in the dugout this summer for the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball team.

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Man Arrested for Arson in Rural Riverside

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 6:29 am

A trailer caught fire in rural Riverside and a man was arrested for arson early Wednesday.

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Competency Hearing for Pedersen Set for Friday

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 6:28 am


A hearing will be held on Friday to determine if further evaluation is needed for Clarence Dean Pedersen in regards to his competency to stand trial for a charge of first degree murder.

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Shop and Stroll Returns to Washington Friday

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Local shoppers will have a chance to get an early start to holiday shopping with sales during Main Street Washington’s Twilight Shop and Stroll this week.

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High Voter Turnout in Washington

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Over 9,000 ballots were cast in the general election in Washington County.

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Soybean Harvest Behind Five-Year Average

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Harvesting corn and soybeans, baling stalks, applying manure and anhydrous, and planting cover crops were all activities Iowa’s farmers reported in the last week.

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Kalona YMCA Reaches 1,000 Members

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 6:24 am

The YMCA in Kalona has just reached the milestone of 1,000 members.

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Washington Aims to Cycle Police Vehicles Regularly

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 6:23 am

After repair issues on vehicles, the Washington City Council is looking to establish a schedule for purchasing police patrol vehicles regularly.

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Fall Hunting is Underway in Iowa

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 6:22 am

As the weather is cooling down there are plenty of options for hunters this time of year.

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