Archive for January, 2010

Washington Sheriff Weighs in On Shall/May Carry Debate

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 5:56 am

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press play to hear from Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar

Several gun rights advocacy groups want Sheriff’s in Iowa’s counties to have less say over who is issued a permit to carry a concealed firearm.

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Loebsack Announces Job Training Money

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 5:54 am

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press play to hear from Congressman Loebsack

Eastern Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack has announced that the Hawkeye State will receive federal funds for job training.

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Catholics Call for Payday Loan Reform

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 5:52 am

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press play to hear from Fr. Paul Appel at St. James in Washington

The Iowa Catholic Conference is calling for payday loan reform.

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IUB Ruling Holds Rates Steady

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 5:50 am

IUB LoboThe Iowa Utilities Board issued a ruling this week saying Interstate Power and Light would not be able to increase their electric rates beyond a hike implemented last March.

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$1.1 Million Coming for Iowa Food Shelters

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 5:48 am

Iowa has been awarded over 1.1 million dollars from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to fund the Emergency Food and Shelter Program.

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Flu or Carbond Monoxide Poisoning?

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 5:46 am

Symptoms of headache, nausea and fatigue are normally associated with the flu, but they’re also a warning sign of another serious health problem

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Richard Weeks

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 10:02 pm

Services are pending for 87 year old Richard Weeks of Washington. The Jones-Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

NEWS UPDATE – Conesville Man Charged in Connection with November Chase

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 11:28 am

A Conesville man is facing multiple criminal charges in connection with a high speed chase in November

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January 6, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 9:07 am

Birthday Winner  – Lawrence Staly of  Washington

Orange taste sweet for Hawkeyes

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 8:17 am

The Iowa Hawkeyes used two early touchdown passes and strong defense to get in front of Georgia Tech and win the school’s first BCS bowl in school history.

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Highland girls beat IMS

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 8:15 am

Many of the high school basketball games that were on the schedule for last night were moved to Monday night or tomorrow night, but there were a couple still played.

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Demon Pink Out is Saturday against Tipton

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 8:15 am

When you typically go to a Demon home game you see plenty of orange and black in the stands but Saturday expect to see pink. The Washington Athletic Boosters and the American Cancer Society is sponsoring Coaches vs. Cancer Pink Out when the Demons host Tipton.

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Winter Storm On its Way

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:46 am

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press play to hear from WeatherEye Meteorologist Ryan Miller

Snow is expected for southeast Iowa today and tomorrow.

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WCSD Missed C.A.R. Deadline, but Won’t Be Penalized

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:43 am

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press play to hear from WCSD Business Manager Jeff Dieleman

Washington was among 23 Iowa school districts that missed a deadline in the fall to file their certified annual report – a snapshot of cash and spending levels.

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Frozen Pipes

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:40 am

Frozen pipes are a major concern for homeowners during the winter months.

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Food Safety Class Offered This Month

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:40 am

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The Iowa State University Extension is offering a food safety training class this month.

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Stutzman Named Jr. Angus Association Member

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The American Angus Association is welcoming a new junior member from Washington.

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Dairy Days

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:27 am

Kalona is hosting Dairy Days next month.

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Marr Park to Host Ice Fishing Clinic

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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press play to hear from DNR Biologist Mark Flemming

Washington County Conservation is hosting an ice fishing clinic this month at Marr Park.

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Mary Hammes

Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 7:00 pm

Mary HammesVisitation: 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. January 08, 2010 at Powell Funeral Home – Keota
Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m. January 09, 2010 at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church
Interment: January 09, 2010 at Holy Trinity Cemeteries – Ss. Peter and Paul Cemetery

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