Archive for December, 2009

Iowa House Leader Optimistic Over State’s Financial Future

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 5:48 am

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Press play to hear from Iowa House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy

The majority leader in the Iowa House is optimistic about the state’s financial future.

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Supervisors Set 1% Budget Directive

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 5:46 am

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(The Washington County Supervisors full conversation about the budget directive available in 4 segments)
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part1
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part2
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part3
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part4

The Board of Supervisors want Washington County Departments to increase their expenditures by no more than one percent

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Architect Lays out Two Proposals for New Washington High School

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 5:44 am

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press play to hear from SVPA Principle Architect Vitus Bering

Washington School Board members have two rough proposals in front of them for construction of a new high school.

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School Board to Discuss Potential Land Purchase

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 5:42 am

Washington School Board members have a special meeting scheduled today to discuss a potential real estate purchase.

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Washington Dentist Comments on ADA Healthcare Hopes

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 5:40 am

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press play to hear from Dr. Jim Harris

The American Dental Association wants to be included the in the healthcare debate.

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Principal Would Like to See More Cyber-Bullying Regulation

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 5:38 am

Email, texting, Facebook ; cell phones, instant messages, and online social networking sites have transformed the way we communicate,

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Leftover Christmas Trees Can “Swim with the Fishes”

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 5:36 am

Area residents are invited to have their leftover Christmas Trees “swim with the fishes.”

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New Garbage Sticker Deadline Approaching

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 5:34 am

The City of Washington is reminding residents to get their new 2010 garbage can stickers. Annual garbage can stickers for next year can be purchased at city hall for $75.00. The stickers must be on garbage cans before the first pickup in January.

Roger W. Wyse

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 10:37 am

Services are pending for 88 year old Roger W. Wyse of Wellman, formally of the Wayland area. Beatty Funeral Home is Handling Arrangements.

December 17, 2009

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 10:00 am

Birthday Winner – Donald Moeller of Washington

Demon wrestlers at Keokuk tonight

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 8:27 am

The Washington Demon wrestling squad heads to Keokuk tonight for a conference dual. Demon Head Coach Brent Van Weelden says wrestling the Chiefs is always a challenge, they have won the conference title for the last few years.

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Washington’s Davis receives Coach of the Year award

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 8:23 am

A Washington Demon junior high coach has won a Coach of the Year award. The Iowa Association of Track Coaches named Washington 8th Grade Boys Track and Field Coach Duane Davis was recently presented with the award.

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Marek, McCarthy to Visit Washington Today

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 5:56 am

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press play to hear from Riverside State Rep. Larry Marek

Iowa House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy is visiting Washington today.

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Council Approves Mills Seed Building Move

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 5:52 am

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press play to hear from Jeremy Patterson
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press play to hear from Councilman Mike Roth

Washington could be getting some more television exposure.

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County Hopes to Widen Wayland Road

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 5:50 am

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press play to hear from Washington County Engineer David Patterson

Washington County is hoping to widen the shoulders on the Wayland Road.

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Retailer Wants to See Longer Hours for Downtown Businesses

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 5:48 am

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Press play to hear from retailer Carol Ray

A retailer in downtown Washington says businesses need to stay open later.

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Ice Fishing Will Soon Be Here

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 5:46 am

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press play to hear from DNR Biologist Mark Flemming

Area lakes are expected to be ready for ice fishing in the coming weeks.

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Loebsack Announces $11 Million in Defense Projects

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 5:44 am

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Congressman Dave Loebsack in announcing more than $11 million in defense projects for Eastern Iowa.

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AARP: Holidays a Good Time to Talk Long Term Care

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 5:42 am

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press play to hear from Ann Black with AARP of Iowa

A new report finds nearly a third of Americans are acting as a caregiver for a loved one.

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IFPN Will Cover Reproductive Healthcare

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 5:40 am

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press play to hear from Planned Parenthood’s Laura Dickey

With health insurance benefits being cut, Planned Parenthood of the Heartland wants women in Iowa to know

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