Archive for July, 2010

July 31, 2010

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 8:02 am

Birthday Winner-Ashton Walker of Washington

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Mid-Prairie’s Smit playing in All-Star Series

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 7:44 am

A Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk has been selected to play in the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Series.

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Chamber golf fun days coming up

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 7:43 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce has couple of days coming up for area golfers and the first will be next week.

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Traffic Accident Near Crawfordsville Sends One Man To Washington County Hospital

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:28 am


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An automobile and motorcycle were involved in a crash yesterday morning near Crawfordsville.

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State Doing Well Fiscally Due To “Proactive Action”

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Iowa finished the fiscal year with a $300 million surplus, as well as more than $200 mill in reserves.

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Local Resident Donates Money For Washington’s Library Piano

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:25 am

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A Washington area woman has donated the funds needed to place a piano in the city’s public library.

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Washington County Fair Raffle Rescheduled For August 7th

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Tickets were sold during the Washington County Fair for a raffle drawing including a 4-wheeler, big screen tv, and other prizes, but the drawing was postponed due to rain.

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Washington Chamber of Commerce Surveying Members For Fall Business Expo

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:20 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is surveying its members to gauge interest for a fall business expo that would allow member businesses to promote their products.

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Former Sigourney Care Administrator Accused of Fraud has Court Date Set

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:08 am

A former administrator at the Sigourney Care Center is accused of fraud charges and faces disciplinary action.

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Brighton Summer Recreation Programs

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:08 am

Brighton’s Summer Recreation Program kicked off this week with two sessions for kindergarten to third graders and two sessions for fourth to six graders.

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Songwriting Workshops Offered at the Sondheim in Fairfield

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:07 am

An international composer is teaching a songwriting and film score workshop for all ages in Fairfield.

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July 30, 2010

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 10:55 am

Birthday Winner – Loretta Martinson of kalona
Anniversary Winners – Gerald & Rosemary Pacha

Demon football camp starts set to begin

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 8:29 am

The Washington Demons’ football camp will start next week.

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State baseball tourny wrapping up

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 8:28 am

At the Iowa High School State Baseball Tournament, Solon makes the 2A title game.

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A Winfield Woman Is The KCII Disney Getaway Giveaway Winner

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 8:05 am

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A Winfield woman is the winner of KCII’s Disney Getaway Giveaway contest.

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Washington Business Serves RAGBRAI For 14th Year

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Washington business Rider Sales is serving cyclists needs this week on the RAGBRAI trail.

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Washington County Supervisors To Pay $1,000 To Apply For EPA Grant

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Washington County has teamed with Kalona, Wellman, Riverside and Washington to apply for a contaminated land rehabilitation program.

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Renovations Complete At City Hall In Kalona

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Construction is complete at City Hall in Kalona.

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Brinton Film Festival Celebrates 12th Year This Weekend

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Tonight at the Ainsworth Opera House, the Brinton Film Festival celebrates its 12th year of showing some of the oldest movies still in existence, a few of which date back to 1897 and are kept for archival purposes by the Smithsonian Institute.

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Fiber Arts Day At Historic Alexander Log House

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Daughters of the American Revolution is hosting the First Annual Fiber Arts Day this weekend. 

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