Archive for January, 2019

Huskies Drop Both Against Mepo

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 7:28 am

The Highland basketball teams played a tough doubleheader at home Friday night, each losing to Mediapolis.

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Mid-Prairie Splits With West Liberty

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys and girls basketball teams faced River Valley Conference rival West Liberty at Tim Grady Gymnasium Friday.

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Golden Hawks Tenth at Warrior Invite

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestling team traveled to WACO Saturday for the annual Warrior Invitational.

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Heavy Snow Falls Across Eastern Iowa

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 6:29 am

Heavy snow fell across southeast Iowa Saturday, dumping nearly nine inches of snow in Washington.

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One Injured in Snowmobile Wreck

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 6:27 am

One person was injured in a snowmobile wreck in Kalona Saturday.

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WACO Shows Off J-Term Projects with Open House

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 6:26 am


WACO student after a day of Fantasy FX class
Photo courtesy of WACO CSD

WACO students got to show off what they’ve been working on during their J-term session.

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City Grant Program Aims to Improve Exterior of Homes

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 6:26 am

Rooves, siding, windows, and foundation repairs can be costly, but the City of Washington is rolling out a new program to help homeowners with exterior house improvements.

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Vaccine Prevents HPV Infection, Some Cancers

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 6:25 am

Human papillomavirus, or HPV, is common and according to the Centers for Disease Control, “almost every person who is sexually active will acquire HPV at some time in their life without HPV vaccination.”

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Washington Student-Athletes Excel in the Classroom

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 6:24 am

Student-athletes at Washington High School have been excelling in the classroom in recent seasons.

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Wellman Passes First Reading of New Property Maintenance Regulations

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 6:24 am

The City of Wellman is one step closer to adding new minimum property maintenance regulations to city code.

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Capps Appointed for Third WCCB Term

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 6:22 am


Photo Courtesy of Washington County Conservation

Washington County Conservation Board President Craig Capps was appointed to the board for his third term.

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Vercande No. 1 in Inaugural Poll

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2019 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie wrestler Rylee Vercande made history this week.

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Highland Voting on Operational Sharing Agreement

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2019 at 6:24 am

Final action will be taken on how shared Lone Tree and Highland Superintendent Ken Crawford will split his time for the next three school years.

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Recycling, Funding Requests, Quarterly Reports on Supervisors Agenda

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2019 at 6:22 am

Recycling center updates, quarterly reports and funding requests are on the agenda for the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 2:43 pm

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UPDATE: Advisory Advanced to Winter Storm Warning

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 11:08 am

A winter weather advisory has been upgraded to a winter storm warning for portions of the KCII-listening area.

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Winter Weather Advisory Underway, Heavy Snowfall

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 8:26 am

A winter weather advisory is in effect for the KCII-listening area as a blanket of snow has fallen.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winner Saturday, January 12th

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 7:59 am

Pam Hochstedler

Demons Welcome IMS for KCII-Area Match-Up

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 7:30 am

This game has been postponed due to Weather.

The Washington and Iowa Mennonite boys basketball teams will square off in Washington later today for a KCII-area showdown.

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Warriors Split DH at West Burlington

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 7:23 am

The WACO basketball teams competed in a doubleheader in Burlington last night, with the girls taking a loss against West Burlington and the boys taking the victory.

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