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Alex Meixner Band

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 9:22 am

Title: Alex Meixner Band
Description: The Alex Meixner Band will perform at the Washington Community Theater Tuesday, April 26th at 7:30PM. If you would like more information call 319-863-3132.
Date: 2016-04-26

Washington RAGBRAI Town Hall

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 9:22 am

Title: Washington RAGBRAI Town Hall
Description: There will be a RAGBRAI Washington town hall meeting Monday, April 18th from 6-7PM at the Washington High School Commons. This is an opportunity to meet the team, find out about volunteer opportunities, ask questions and get answers.
Date: 2016-04-18

Port Louisa Bird Festival

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 9:21 am

Title: Port Louisa Bird Festival
Description: Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge is hosting a Bird Festival Saturday, May 7th from 7AM-noon. Watch and learn as the refuge biologist and trained volunteers use mist nets to capture song birds. The birds will be banded and released. This event is for the entire family. For more information call 319-523-6982.
Date: 2016-05-07

Triangular Sees Area Teams Face Off

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Kalona Golf Course is the sight of a triangular tonight with three KCII area teams going head to head. The Washington, Mid-Prairie and Columbus girls golf teams will all be in attendance.

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Efforts Continuing to Raise Funds for Main Street Washington

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Efforts to raise funds for Main Street Washington are ongoing but director Sarah Sadrakula has a positive outlook.

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Wash Co Relay For Life Kickoff

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Title: Wash Co Relay For Life Kickoff
Description: Washington County Relay for Life is holding a Relay Kickoff Saturday, April 16th at Marr Park in Ainsworth. This will take place just after the 5k/10k Color Run event. The Color Run begins at 9AM. For more information email washcorelayforlife@yahoo.com or find Relay for Life of Washington County on Facebook.
Date: 2016-04-16

Washington County Relay For Life

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:59 am

Title: Washington County Relay For Life
Description: The Washington County Relay for Life event is Saturday, June 18th at Central Park in Washington. Opening ceremonies are set for noon with the Fight Back Ceremony and final lap around the track set for 10PM.
Date: 2016-06-18

4-H Food Safety Training

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:59 am

Title: 4-H Food Safety Training
Description: Region 15 Food Safety and Quality Assurance training for 4th-6th graders will be held Tuesday, May 10th at the Iowa County Fairgrounds in Marengo from 5:30-9PM.
Date: 2016-05-10

4-H Food Safety Training

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:58 am

Title: 4-H Food Safety Training
Description: Region 15 Food Safety and Quality Assurance training for 4th-6th graders will be held Saturday, April 23rd at the Washington County Extension Office from 8:15 to noon.
Date: 2016-04-23

Wash Co. 4-H Fundraiser Breakfast

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:57 am

Title: Wash Co. 4-H Fundraiser Breakfast
Description: Washington County 4-H is hosting a Pancakes and More Breakfast Fundraiser Saturday, April 16th in the basement of Dallmeyer Hall on the Washington County Fairgrounds. Menu includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage and a drink. A freewill donation will be accepted. Proceeds will go toward Washington County 4-H program enrollment fees.
Date: 2016-04-16

Community Foundation Scholarship Deadline

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:57 am

Title: Community Foundation Scholarship Deadline
Description: The Community Foundation of Washington is awarding a $500 scholarship to a Washington County resident pursuing a degree from a college, university, community college or trade school. The applicant must have completed at least one year of post secondary education or be returning to school after an absence of at least one year. Applications are available online at www.cfwashingtoncounty.org or can be found at the Washington, Kalona and Wellman Public Libraries or the Kirkwood Learning Center. Applications are due by May 31st.
Date: 2016-05-31

Saints Peter and Paul Cookoff

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:56 am

Title: Saints Peter and Paul Cookoff
Description: The second annual cook off contest at SS Peter and Paul Church at Clear Creek is Saturday, June 25th. Entering the contest costs $100 with a $350 prize for each entree. Chef sign up must be done by May 1st by calling Jon Baker at 319-461-5900 or Mick Berg at 319-461-3281. For those interested in the meal tickets are $10. Other activities include a beer tent and fireworks at dark.
Date: 2016-06-25

Swinging Bridge Festival

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:55 am

Title: Swinging Bridge Festival
Description: Come to Columbus Junction Saturday, June 11th for the Annual Swinging Bridge Festival. This event focuses on the history of the area, educational and fun activities for the entire family. This is a free event. For more information visit www.columbusjunctioniowa.com.
Date: 2016-06-11

Wertz Medals While Hawks Fall on Tiebreaker

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls golf team opened the 2016 season Monday night hosting the West Branch Bears at the Kalona Golf Course.

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For Sale

Posted: Friday, April 1st, 2016 at 8:54 am

2006 chevy impala 4 door gray 140 k
$3800

V8 chevy small block engine – 70s partial in pieces

319-325 8359

W-MU Boys Track Finishes Second at Falcon Relays

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The season started off on the right foot Monday evening for the Winfield-Mount Union Wolves boys’ track team.

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Coe College Continues Their Roll, Sparked by McArtor

Posted: Sunday, March 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Former Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk softball standout Mallory McArtor has continued her success on the diamond at the collegiate level for the Coe College Kohawks.

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Parkview Home Peanut Auction

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2016 at 11:44 am

Title: Parkview Home Peanut Auction
Description: Parkview Home in Wayland is planning their annual peanut auction for residents on Wednesday, April 6th at 2PM. They are seeking donations of small items that residents would be able to purchase with peanuts provided by the activity department. If you have something you would like to donate, please bring items to Parkview Home in Wayland by Friday, April 1st. For more information please call 319-256-2775.
Date: 2016-04-01

Packwood Little League Hog Roast

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2016 at 11:43 am

Title: Packwood Little League Hog Roast
Description: Packwood Little League is holding a hog roast fundraiser Saturday, April 2nd from 5-6:30PM in the Packwood Community Building. Menu includes pork sandwiches, green beans, fruit, chips, potato salad and dessert. Money goes to equipment and updating the ballpark. If you can\’t attend but would still like to donate send donations to Packwood Little League 25249 Hwy 78 Ollie, Iowa, 52576.
Date: 2016-04-02

Halcyon House Financial Wellness

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2016 at 11:43 am

Title: Halcyon House Financial Wellness
Description: Halcyon House in Washington is offering free Financial Wellness Classes each Thursday from April 14th through the 28th from 2:15-3:45 each day at the Morrison Center at Halcyon House. To sign up for the series call 319-653-8453 or email bcarter@wesleylife.org.
Date: 2016-04-14