Archive for April, 2010

Vogel headed to Coe College

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 8:21 am

The Washington Demons senior point guard has decided on what school he’ll play for at the next level.

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Mt. Pleasant Crash Kills 1, Injures 1

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 7:15 am


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The Iowa State Patrol is investigating a Henry County crash that claimed the life of one and hospitalized another.

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Obama Slated for Southeast Iowa Swing

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 7:14 am
President Obama (Courtesy Photo)President Obama (Courtesy Photo)

President Barack Obama is visiting three communities in southeast Iowa tomorrow, and some of the most economically distressed parts of the state.

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Greiner Defends Record during Service in Statehouse

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 7:10 am
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A Republican candidate for a southeast Iowa State Senate Seat is defending her record while she served in the house.

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Supervisors to Discuss DHS Restructuring

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 7:01 am
The DHS's Marc Baty turns to answer questions from members of the audience at the 4/13/10 Washington County Board of Supervisors Meeting (KCII NEWS)The DHS’s Marc Baty turns to answer questions from members of the audience at the 4/13/10 Washington County Board of Supervisors Meeting (KCII NEWS)

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Washington County Supervisors have a work session tomorrow to discuss the impact that the restructuring of the Iowa Department of Human Services will have.

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Washington Judge Among Three Finalists for Appeals Court

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 6:55 am

A judge from Washington County could be appointed to the Iowa Court of Appeals this week.

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New WCSD Supt. to Greet Community

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 6:54 am

Members of the Washington community are invited to meet the school district’s new Superintendent today.

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CCCC Finishes Shepherd’s Inn

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 6:53 am
Construction is complete at Shepherd’s Inn has and the facility is open for use.    (Photo Submitted)Construction is complete at Shepherd’s Inn has and the facility is open for use. (Photo Submitted)

A dedication is set to take place at Crooked Creek Christian Camp in honor of their newest facility and 30 years of ministry.

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KHS Reunion

Posted: Monday, April 26th, 2010 at 6:50 am

The Kalona Alumni Association is honoring its last graduating class and celebrating its 50th graduation anniversary.

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April 25, 2010

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 7:30 am

Birthday winner — Ray Kelly, 60 years of Washington

Anniversary winner — Steve and Rhonda Hahn, 29 years of Keota

New Washington Supt. To Visit

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Members of the Washington community are invited to meet the school district’s new Superintendent tomorrow.

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Washington JH to Hold Parent Teacher Conferences

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 5:58 am

The Washington Junior High has parent teacher conferences this week.

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Highland to Honor Student Athletes

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 5:56 am

Highland High School is honoring its student athletes.

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WACO Graduation Ceremony Set

Posted: Sunday, April 25th, 2010 at 5:54 am

Details have been set for the WACO Community High School’s graduation ceremony.

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Slight Risk of Severe Weather Today

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:31 am

There is a slight risk for severe weather today.

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Supervisors to Discuss Supporting Wind Farm

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:28 am
Tim Wichman (Standing) tells supervisors about the proposed wind farm. (KCII NEWS)Tim Wichman (Standing) tells supervisors about the proposed wind farm. (KCII NEWS)

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Washington County Supervisors have a work session scheduled next week to discuss throwing their support behind a proposed wind energy project.

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Thicke: Change Needed in Pork Industry

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:25 am
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A Democratic candidate for Iowa ag secretary says there needs to be some major changes in the pork industry.

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M-P Again Ranks Among Top 50 Schools in Iowa

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:23 am

Mid-Prairie has again been ranked among the top 50 schools in Iowa.

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WJH To Launch Gateway to Technology Program

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:22 am
Industrial Arts Teacher Dave McLaughlin (Standing) tells school board members about the new program (KCII NEWS)Industrial Arts Teacher Dave McLaughlin (Standing) tells school board members about the new program (KCII NEWS)

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The Washington Junior High is launching a program designed to get students interested in science, engineering and math.

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Wet, rainy day at Drake

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 8:06 am

At the Drake Relays, the Demons ran their second best time of the season in the 4×1, and Mid-Prairie’s Tanner Miller advances to the 110 high hurdle finals.

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