Archive for April, 2015

Lampe Signs Basketball Letter of Intent with Mount Mercy College

Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 7:00 am

A Highland senior basketball player will continue her hoops career at the same college where her older sister played.

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IMS Places Third in Belle Plaine Invitational

Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School girls track team had their first outdoor track meet yesterday as they traveled to Belle Plaine to participate in the Belle Plaine Invitational.

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Which Design Do You Want on the New Washington Water Tower?

Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 6:24 am

The City of Washington is asking residents for their input regarding what design to have painted on the new water tower.

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Supervisors Approve Waiver on Split Vote

Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 6:22 am

With a 3-2 vote yesterday, the Washington County Board of Supervisors approved a waiver of enforcement of separation distance for the addition of a confined animal feeding operation.

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Producers to Plant Less Corn Following Record Harvest

Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 6:22 am

Iowa farmers are expected to plant less corn than last year while increasing the amount of acres they devote to soybeans.

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Another Embargo on a Washington County Road

Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 6:22 am

An embargo, which limits vehicles on a road to less than five gross tons, has been placed on 210th Street from Fir Avenue to Ginkgo, or W38, in Washington County.

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March Precipitation and Temperatures Below Normal

Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

Last month only half an inch of precipitation was recorded in Washington, while the norm for the month of March is 2.34 inches.

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Winfield-Mount Union, Mount Pleasant Perform at Jazz Championships

Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

Two bands from Southeast Iowa fared well at the Iowa Jazz Championships.

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Golfing in Full Swing Across Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 6:20 am

Golfers are taking advantage of the spring weather at area courses.

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