Archive for May, 2010

ISU Professor: Oil Spill Highlights Biofuel Benefits

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 7:52 am

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A professor at Iowa State University says oil spill off the gulf coast illustrates the potential that exists in biofuels.

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Stark Remains Opposed to Speed Limit Hike

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 7:40 am

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A Washington City Councilor remains defiant to a proposal from the Iowa DOT to raise the speed limit on highway 92 on the east side of town.

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Washington Chamber Looks to Compile Thursday Night Live History

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 7:34 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce’s Thursday Night Live Activities get started this month, and they’re trying to figure out the history of the event.

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Wood Crafting Event Planned in Wayland

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 7:33 am

A wood crafting fair is being planned this summer in Wayland.

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Volunteers Needed for Flower Planting

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 7:32 am

Volunteers are needed to help plant flowers for hanging baskets to be placed around downtown Washington.

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May 6, 2010

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 11:48 am

Birthday Winner – Kenna Rathmell

Anniversary Winners – Denny & Linn Dougall of Washington

Demon girls host Washington Invite

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 8:20 am

The Washington Demon girls track and field team hosts the Washington Invite today.

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Demon girls golf at Ottumwa, boys are home

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 8:18 am

The Demon girls golf team complete their little swing of tournaments today.

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Washington soccer teams play Keokuk

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 8:15 am

The Demon boys soccer team plays Keokuk here this evening.

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Washington Councilors Delay Liquor License Renewal

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 7:28 am

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Washington City Councilors are delaying a liquor license renewal at a local bar until after the public safety committee holds a meeting later this month.

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Loebsack Looks at Anti-Age-Discrimination Legislation

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 7:22 am


Eastern Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack is looking into legislation that would overturn a Supreme Court Decision that made it more difficult for older workers to file a claim of age discrimination against an employer.

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Fairfield Voters Approve Sales Tax Use at Convention Center

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 7:18 am

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Voters in Fairfield have approved diverting part of their local sales tax money to the city’s Arts and Convention Center.

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Sheriff: Celebrate Responsibly

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 7:01 am

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Area high school seniors will soon be entering a new phase of their life. Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar says it’s important to celebrate the milestone of graduation, but to do so in a safe, responsible way.

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Women’s Health Week

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 6:54 am

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Next week has been set aside to spotlight women’s health issues.

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WOB Adds 1 More “Hair” Performance

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 6:53 am

Fairfield’s Way Off Broadway’s Production of the musical Hair reports the highest opening and second weekend ticket sales, and prompted them to add one last performance this Sunday.

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Former State Historian to Present “This is Your Heritage” In Wapello

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 6:52 am

The Louisa County Historical Society is hosting a presentation titled “This is Your Heritage.”

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Edward W. Greiner

Posted: Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 at 11:54 am

Funeral Mass for 82 year old Edward W. Greiner of Keota is at 11:00 Saturday (5/8)  morning at St. James Catholic Church in Washington. Burial is at St. Mary Cemetery in Keota. Visitation is from 4-7 Friday (5/7) evening at Powell Funeral Home in Keota. That will be followed by a K.C. Rosary. A general memorial has been established.

May 5, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 at 9:47 am

Birthday Winner – Anna Mae Reber of Sigourney

IMS stays unbeaten with win over Regina

Posted: Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 at 8:21 am

It was a big match up in soccer last night as IMS hosted Iowa City Regina in a battle of two unbeatens.

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At Brookhart Relays Demon girls second

Posted: Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 at 8:17 am

In Fairfield at the Brookhart Relays, the Demon girls took second as a team, while the boys put up solid times they didn’t place in too many.

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