Archive for September, 2011

Demon Cross Country Team Not Running at Ottumwa Because of Heat

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 8:06 am

The Washington Demons cross country team was suppose to open their season running in Ottumwa, but with very hot temperatures predicted it was decided they will not take part.

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S-K, WACO jump in Football Rankings

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 8:03 am

With the latest football AP rankings a couple schools have moved up.

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School Board Discusses Facilities

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington School Board is held a special meeting last night to discuss the future of the current 1918 building.  

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Dry August Hurts Area Crops

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 6:28 am

The dry weather we experienced last month has taken its toll on area farm fields.  

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Farmers Market Still Going Strong

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Washington’s Farmers Market is still going strong with two months left in the market’s season.  

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Obesity Task Force Campaign Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Washington County Public Health is hosting another task force tomorrow to focus on obesity in the county.  

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IMS Alum to Return for Musical Performance

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 6:24 am

A bluegrass band featuring a graduate of Iowa Mennonite School will visit Kalona.  

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Extension Announces New Program to Assist Area Caregivers

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 6:23 am

The ISU Extension has announced a new program intended to help caregivers take the best possible care of their family and friends in need.  

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Old Threshers Meet Again in Mt. Pleasant

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 6:22 am

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A popular agriculture festival starts up this week in Mt. Pleasant.  

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Post Office Closure Meeting Tonight

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2011 at 6:21 am

Potential post office closures will be the subject of a meeting tonight.  

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