Archive for July, 2015

Parts of Crawfordsville Under Boil Advisory

Posted: Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 at 6:23 am

Following a water main break, a boil order is in effect for portions of Crawfordsville.

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Construction of Veterans Memorial Begins

Posted: Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 at 6:23 am

After years of fundraising and research, work has begun on the Keota Veterans Memorial.

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Construction in Kalona, Wellman Delayed by Rain

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

The rain that flooded rivers and low-lying areas in southeast Iowa also delayed local construction projects.

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Corn, Soybean Crops Mostly Good to Excellent Condition

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

Last week Southeast Iowa had about half a day suitable for field work, according to the United States Department of Agriculture.

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Kalona Chamber Prepping for State Fair

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

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is making preparations for its trip to the Iowa State Fair.

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June Precipitation Above Normal, Year-to-Date Below

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

Washington received 6.89 inches of rain in the month of June.

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Washington County 4-H’ers Selected for State Fair in Clothing Contests

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


Senior Clothing Selection, from left, Avery Blauvelt, Emily Hora, Hannah Van Roekel, Katie Palmer, Kaitlin Hora, Baylee Stalder. Submitted photo.

Three senior 4-H’ers from Washington County will be going to the Iowa State Fair in clothing categories.

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