Archive for January, 2010

Grassley Takes Questions on Healthcare, Cap and Trade and Government Spending

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:47 am

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Grassley on Health Care
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One Cap and Trade
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Government Spending

Healthcare legislation, cap and trade and government spending are some of the biggest concerns area residents are expressing to U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley.

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Ternus Proposes Fee Hikes For Underfunded Court System

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:40 am

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press play to hear from Iowa SC Chief Justice Ternus

Iowa Supreme Court Justice Marsha Ternus imploring lawmakers to hold the line on funding for the state’s court system.

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School Board Continues 90 Acres Sale Discussions

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:30 am

Washington School Board members want a few assurances if and when they decide to sell a 90 acre parcel of land on the north side of town

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Switch Gear Leaves Riverside in the Dark

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:27 am

A burned up switch gear is being blamed for a power outage that left hundreds of Riverside residents without power yesterday.

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Lovetinsky Celebrates 20 Years Taking 911 Calls

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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press play to hear from 911 Comm Specialist Sandra Lovetinsky

A 911 communications specialist in Washington County is celebrating a professional milestone.

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Schmitz Wants to Hear from Constituents During Session

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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press play to hear from State Senator Becky Schmitz

State Senator Becky Schmitz is encouraging her constituents to keep in touch with her while she’s at the legislative session.

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Annie’s Project: For the Farming Woman

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:20 am

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press play to hear from the ISU Extension’s Nancy Adrian

More and more women today are becoming involved in farming.

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Riverside Native Graduates from Air Force Training

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:17 am

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A former Highland Husky has graduated from Air Force basic training.

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Riverside Power Outage

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 10:09 pm

A power outage in Riverside has left some residents in the dark tonight. Alliant Energy reports 467 customers are without power. Alliant Energy crews are currently working on the situation and outage is expected to be fixed by 2 AM Thursday morning (1/14).

January 13, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 9:42 am

Birthday Winner – Jim Eubanks of Noble

Anniversary Winners – Jeff & Shari Wonnahme

Washington wrestlers win three duals

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 8:05 am

The Demon wrestlers won there three duals at Lone Tree last night. Taking on Lone Tree, English Valley, and Tipton, the Demons went 13-5 on the evening as far as matches.

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Demon boys top Morning Star

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 8:05 am

The Demon boys basketball team was in Benttendorf taking on Morning Star Academy and the Demons won big putting up 90 points.

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Mid-Prairie and Wilton split in Wilton

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 8:03 am

Mid-Prairie split with Wilton in a girl-boy doubleheader.

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Bond set at $100K for Murder Suspect

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:30 am

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A 70 year old Washington man is accused of killing his wife

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Planner Gives Crash Course on Zoning

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:26 am

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press play to hear from RDG Planner Gary Lozano

Many Washington County residents got a crash course on zoning

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County Approves Contract with Roads Union

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:23 am

Washington County has reached an agreement with the union that represents its secondary roads workers.

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School Board to Discuss 90 Acre Sale

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:21 am

Washington School Board members are considering selling 90 acres of land on the north side of town to the city.

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Rural Think-Tank: Healthcare Reform Needed for Rural Iowans

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:20 am

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press play to hear from the Center of Rural Affairs’ Virgina Wolking

A think tank focused on rural America says healthcare reform will be a major asset.

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Heart Health in the New Year

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:14 am

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press play to hear from the AHA’s Karen Zurn

American Heart Association research shows about two-thirds of people will make good on health promises this year.

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Washington Chamber Celebrating 75 Years

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:02 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 75th anniversary this month.

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