Archive for February, 2013

Washington Schools Purchase New Maintenance Truck

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Washington School District has purchased a new truck to help with maintenance around the district.

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Program to Show Importance of Feed Sacks During Great Depression

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

A program Saturday will explain the ways feed sacks played an important part in Iowans daily lives more than 80 years ago.

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Washington Celebrates FFA Grade

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

This past week Washington High School has celebrated Future Farmers of America, the largest student organization in the United States.

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Extension Office Hosts Garden Project Meeting

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

4H’ers interested in presenting garden projects are invited to attend an information meeting Saturday March 2nd at 9AM at the Washington County Extension Office.

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Hy-Vee Recognized for Achievements in Technology

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Technology Association of Iowa has announced the finalists for the 2013 Prometheus Awards.

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Judy Williams

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 3:01 pm

Celebration of Life Service for 65 year old Judy Williams of Keota

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Pilot Arrested at Local Airport Tuesday

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 2:52 pm

Homeland security officials tell KCII News that a pilot was arrested at the Washington airport, after police found marijuana on board his plane.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Pastor Harald Gruber joins us to talk about upcoming events at Faith Baptist Church.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today we talk with Dr Stephen Schomer about Heart Health Month.

IMS Plays for District Championship on KCII POSTPONED

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 8:30 am

This game has been postponed to Friday.

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Lone Tree Plays District Final POSTPONED

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 8:29 am

This game has been postponed until tomorrow night.

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Sigourney and Moulton-Udell Play for District Champ Crown POSTPONED

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 8:28 am

This game has been postponed until tomorrow night.

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Washington City Council Amends Budget, Sets Hearing

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 6:26 am

At last night’s meeting, before the budget hearing was set, the Washington City Council rehashed the issue of the local animal shelter’s level of funding.  

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Bond Discussion Continues

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 6:25 am

Discussion at Wednesday night’s meeting of the Washington School Board focused on boiler repair at the old Junior High.

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Area Road Crews Prepare for Potential Storm

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 6:24 am

With the potential for a winter storm, local road crews are gearing up.

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Grassley Addresses Rising Tuition in Higher Ed

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 6:23 am

The problem of rising college costs are increasingly being discussed on the national stage, and the issue is now being considered by Congress and President Obama.

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Paws and More Animal Shelter

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 6:22 am

In a push to keep the areas pets with their owners, the local animal shelter held a special event last weekend.

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Area Extension Offers Workshop

Posted: Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Henry County extension office in Mt. Pleasant will be hosting a Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop Tuesday, April 2nd.

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Details Surrounding Incident at Washington Airport Remain Unclear

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 3:58 pm

A plane was stopped at the Washington Municipal Airport Tuesday morning.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Today we talk with WeatherEye Meteorologist Jennifer Wojcicky about the potential for snow, strong winds and ice this week.