Archive for November, 2009

Iowa Worth Fighting For Founder Dissappointed With Gubernatorial Candidates

Posted: Thursday, November 5th, 2009 at 6:24 am

The founder of a government reform advocacy group says he’s disappointed in Iowa’s gubernatorial candidates.

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Free Nutritional Talk Offered Tonight at KPL

Posted: Thursday, November 5th, 2009 at 6:23 am

A local doctor is giving a free nutritional talk today in Kalona.

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Keeping Pets Safe from the Flu

Posted: Thursday, November 5th, 2009 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Department of Public Health is warning that humans aren’t the only ones who have to look out for the flu this season.

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WCC Naturalist on H1N1

Posted: Thursday, November 5th, 2009 at 6:22 am

Washington naturalist Pam Holz doesn’t want any misunderstandings about the threat of H1N1.

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Ryan P. Scarff

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:26 pm

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Funeral Services for Ryan P. Scarff

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November 4, 2009

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 9:08 am

Birthday Winner – Mary Gilcrist
Anniversary Winners – Bill & Jennifer Herr

Highway 1 Down Lanes Reduced Between Brighton and Washington

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 8:53 am

Highway 1 between Brighton and Washington is down to one lane of traffic today

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Six Demons make all-district

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 8:27 am

In football, the All-District Team is out for 3A District 5 and six Demons received all-district honors.

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Super Conference sends team to Cedar Rapids

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 8:26 am

The Southeast Iowa Super Conference is sending a team to the state volleyball tournament.

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Riverside, Brighton Elect New Mayors

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:42 am

Riverside will soon have a new mayor.

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Hotel Tax Referendum Fails

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:39 am

Voters in Washington have overwhelmingly said no to a hotel motel tax

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Washington Elects First Female Mayor

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:29 am

Washington has elected its first ever female mayor.

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IC Voter Turnout at All Time Low

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:28 am

Iowa City saw the lowest percentage of voters

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WCSO Investigating Death

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Washington County Sheriff’s deputies found a Mt. Pleasant man dead yesterday after responding to a 911 call.

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Keokuk Co. Offering H1N1 Vaccine

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:25 am

Keokuk County Public Health has the H1N1 vaccine available,

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Eastern Iowa Child Dies from H1N1

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Department of Public Health is reporting the state’s first case of a child dying from the H1N1 virus.

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LIHEAP Program Available

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:24 am

People who expect to have trouble paying for heating costs this winter

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Councilors To Consider Liquor License for New Restaurant

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:22 am

Washington City Councilors tonight (11/4) will consider granting a liquor license

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General Assistance Requests Up in Washington Co

Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at 6:22 am

64 people applied for general assistance in Washington County during this fiscal year’s first quarter.

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Unnofficial Election Results for City Elections in Washington County, November 2009

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 10:12 pm

Unofficial Election Results Washington County City Elections, November 2009

(Winners of contested races in cities by alphabetical order)

Ainsworth
Mayor: Dawn H. Stewart

Council: Virginia R. Schuerman
Keith A. Sollazzo
Gerald M. Stewart

Brighton
Mayor: Rob Farley

Council: Charles J. Emry
Paul R. Shelangoski

Crawfordsville
Council: Rex L. Felts
Gene Miller
Carolyn Steele

Riverside
Mayor: Brian McDole

Council: Kevin Kiene
Ralph Schnoebelen

Wellman
Council: Fern Bontrager
Doug Powell

Washington
Mayor: Sandra Johnson
Hotel/Motel Tax: NO-559
YES-278