Archive for March, 2010

Washington Man Describes Chilean Earthquake

Posted: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010 at 7:00 am


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A Washington man was in Chile this weekend when one of the largest recorded earthquakes struck the South American Nation.

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Mangold Frustrated with Zoning “Misinformation”

Posted: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010 at 6:54 am

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A Washington County Supervisor says he’s frustrated with what he calls misinformation about a proposed zoning ordinance.

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Plans Underway for West Chester Days

Posted: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010 at 6:46 am

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Plans are underway for this year’s West Chester Days.

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Annual SE IA Ag Research Meeting This Week

Posted: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010 at 6:42 am

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The annual Southeast Iowa Agriculture Research Association meeting is this week.

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MECCA Auction Open

Posted: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010 at 6:41 am

The Mid-Eastern Council on Chemical Abuse, or MECCA is having its “Give Hope Online Auction.”

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IFAA Scholarships Available

Posted: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010 at 6:40 am

Incoming freshmen this fall are encouraged to apply for scholarships from the Iowa Foundation for Agricultural Advancement.

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Hunter Safety Course Being Offered in Louisa Co.

Posted: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010 at 6:40 am

A hunter safety class is being offered in Louisa County this month.

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March 1, 2010

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 12:18 pm

Birthday Winner – Betty Hixson of Columbus Junction

Golden Hawks headed to state

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 8:09 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys basketball team is headed to Des Moines for the state basketball tournament which will start a week from today.

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Panthers face Williamsburg at sub-state

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 8:06 am

Tonight in Class 3A, sub-state games are being played and the number one ranked Mount Pleasant Panthers will be in action.

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Wind Farm Enters Design Phase

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 6:00 am

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Riverside State Rep. Larry Marek (Left) meets with Tim Wichman of Tradewind Energy.

The clock is ticking for Washington County landowners who want to lease some of their ground for what’s being called the largest wind energy project in Iowa.

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Schmitz: Education Cuts Won’t Likely Be Restored

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 5:58 am

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Many Iowa school districts are scrambling to find ways to save money as they develop next year’s budget.

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WHS Reopens After Sewer Backup

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 5:56 am

The Washington High School is open today after being closed early Thursday and all day Friday last week due to a sewer line problem.

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M-P Headed to State

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 5:54 am

The Mid-Prairie Boys Basketball team is headed to the state tournament.

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8 from WHS Head to State Speech

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 5:52 am

Eight Washington High School students are competing in the state speech contest this month.

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Pesticide Re-Certification Offered

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 5:50 am

Washington County Extension is offering a Certified Handlers Continuing Instructional Course Wednesday, March 10.

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Lending Hands Soup Supper Tonight

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 5:48 am

Washington based Lending Hands Adult Day Services is having a soup supper and silent auction tonight.

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