Archive for March, 2014

Supervisors to Discuss ATVs, Health Services

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:20 am

The third and final reading of a proposed ordinance that would allow the use of all-terrain vehicles on portions of county roads will be held tomorrow morning.

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Keota Boys are State Bound

Posted: Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Keota boy’s basketball team qualified for the state basketball tournament last night for the first time since 1989, and only the second time in school history.

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March 2, 2014

Posted: Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 at 7:36 am

Birthday Winner - Daniel Fritz, Richland

Will YMCA Remodel or Build New?

Posted: Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A multi-million dollar project will be discussed in Washington this week.

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Demons Get Three on All-Conference List

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 8:30 am

Congratulations to the Demon girls basketball team for getting three girls nominated to the all-conference team.

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Keota Prepares Set Sights on Sub-State Final

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Keota boys basketball team plays for a chance to go to state tonight, when they face Van Buren in the Sub-state final at Oskaloosa.

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Keota Heading to Sub-State Championship

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:49 am

The Keota boys basketball team will be playing for a Sub-State Championship tonight.

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Snow Expected Tonight, Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Approximately 19 inches of snow fell in Washington in February.

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Drought Conditions Lessen in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Drought conditions in Southeast Iowa have lessened in the last week.

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Grassley Discusses Renewable Fuel Standards

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Senator Charles Grassley tells KCII News that he does not have an update on the Environmental Protection Agency’s renewable fuel standards, which may lower the amount of ethanol required in certain products.

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WACO Students Visit State Capitol

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Students from WACO High School met with an area representative at the state capitol this week.

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Library Looks to Have 175 Books Checked Out Daily

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Washington Public Library is celebrating Washington’s 175th Anniversary from now until June.

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When to Prune Plants

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:20 am

With snow in the forecast it may be hard to think about gardens and plant up keep, however horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach advise now is the time to prune many plants.

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Farm Ponds, Streams Benefit from Snowmelt

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:19 am

The snowmelt and rainfall that the area saw a few weeks ago did little to help the drought situation.

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