Archive for April, 2010

Schmitz “Very Concerned” About DHS Restructuring

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 8:38 am

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press play to hear from State Senator Becky Schmitz

A southeast Iowa state lawmaker says she’s extremely concerned about the Department of Human Services reorganization.

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Tax Day

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 8:29 am

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press play to hear from Iowa Department of Revenue Spokeswoman Renee Mulvey

Today is the deadline to file federal tax returns, and the deadline for Iowa state returns is rapidly approaching.

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1st Time Homebuyers’ Tax Credit Expires this Month

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 8:17 am

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press play to hear from Real Estate Agent Tim Zear

Another tax deadline is coming up. The federal first time homebuyers’ tax credit expires at the end of April.

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Iowa DOT Looks at 92 Bridge Replacement

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 7:47 am


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The Iowa Department of Transportation is looking at replacing the bridge on Highway 92 over Crooked Creek near West Chester.

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4-Hers Encouraged to Get Involved in Market Broiler Contest

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 7:42 am

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press play to hear from Washington County 4-H Youth Coordinator Kati Peiffer

Poultry minded youth are being encouraged to get involved in the 4-H Market Broiler project.

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Local Church to Begin “Furniture Ministry

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 7:37 am

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press play to hear from Pastor Harold Gruber

A local church is starting a campaign to collect furniture for people in need.

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Demon boys 4×1 stamps ticket to Drake

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 8:23 am

The Washington Demon boys track and field team accomplished one of their big goals they had heading into Davis County’s track meet yesterday.

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Demon girls 4×8 team sets school record

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 8:19 am

The Demon girls track and field team was at Pen City Relays in Fort Madison. The big story was the 4×8 team

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Demon boys golf 1st, girls 2nd at Mid-Prairie meet

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 8:16 am

The Demon boys and girls golf teams were at Kalona taking on Mid-Prairie and Columbus.

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Demons and Golden Hawks go to penalty kicks

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 8:15 am

The Washington girls soccer team got another dramatic win last night, this one was over Mid-Prairie.

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April 14, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 8:04 am

Birthday Winner – Joey Snyder Kalona
Anniversary Winner – Bill and Sigi Wheeler 20 years Washington

Supervisors Learn More about DHS Restructuring

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 7:54 am

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press play to hear from DHS’s Marc Baty

The Iowa Department of Human Services’ region that includes Washington County is expected to lose 50-60 employees to early retirement.

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Iowa DOT to Present Plans for Highway 1/92 Intersection

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 7:51 am


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The Iowa Department of Transportation this month will present plans to improve the Highway 92 and Highway 1 intersection

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WHS Presents “The Fantastics”

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 7:32 am

Washington High School is putting on a production of “The Fantastics”

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Busy Weekend for Washington Co. 4-H

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 7:17 am

The Washington County 4-H program has a busy week ahead of them.

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Washington Warns of Fines for Tall Grass

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 7:14 am

Officials in Washington are issuing a warning to landowners in the city: cut your grass or face the consequences.

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CJ Speedway Season Coming Up

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 6:58 am

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A new season at the Columbus Junction Speedway is coming up.

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Vet Camp Offered at State Fair this Year

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 6:54 am

Kids interested in veterinary field have the opportunity to attend a camp during the Iowa State Fair.

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Louisa Co. Adds New Farmer’s Market

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 6:53 am

Louisa County is adding a farmer’s market this year.

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Irvin W. White

Posted: Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 at 11:17 am

Funeral services for 94 year old Irvin W. White of Columbus Junction are at 2:00 tomorrow (4/14) afternoon at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation begins at noon tomorrow at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Family visitation is from 1-2 PM. Military Honors will be conducted by the Washington American Legion Post 29. A memorial has been established for Hospice of Washington County.