Posts With Keyword ‘Washington County Communications Center’

Kalona Council to Consider County Contract’s Tonight

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The amount Kalona will be paying for Washington County Communications Center’s dispatch services will be increasing slightly.

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Icy Roads Lead to Accidents

Posted: Saturday, December 21st, 2013 at 6:22 am

Poor road conditions led to a number of car accidents yesterday, one involving a school bus.

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Phone Outage in Wellman Yesterday

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Some residents of Wellman were without phone service for part of the afternoon yesterday.  

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Outage in Kalona Downs 911 Service

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Kalona residents were without 911 service for part of the afternoon Friday.  

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Multiple Accidents on Area Highways Saturday

Posted: Saturday, December 4th, 2010 at 7:06 pm

Multiple accidents on area highways where reported to the Washington County Communications center Saturday morning.

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Single Vehicle Rollover Sunday

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:31 am


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The Washington County Communications Center reports receiving numerous 911 calls of a single vehicle rollover accident on Highway 218 south of Old White Way Road Sunday morning.

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Missing Kalona Woman Found

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 7:36 am

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The Washington County Safety Center is reporting that the missing Kalona woman has been found.

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Early Morning Water Rescue Involving 17 Year Old Brighton Resident

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 6:29 am

Yesterday morning at approximately 3:55 am, the Washington County Communications Center received a 911 report of a vehicle that had driven into water over the roadway at  McKain’s Access on Dogwood Avenue near 295th Street in Brighton.

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This is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Posted: Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 at 7:40 am

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It’s the first voice many will hear in a time of crisis: a 911 Telecommunicator.

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NEWS UPDATE – Old 92 Reopens

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 9:19 am

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A traffic accident on old Highway 92 completely blocked traffic for almost two hours this morning. The Washington County Communications Center says a tractor trailer was too tall to fit under the overpass near Walker Livestock near Washington and smashed into the structure. The roadway was closed from about 8:30 until approximately 11:00 am.

Lovetinsky Celebrates 20 Years Taking 911 Calls

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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A 911 communications specialist in Washington County is celebrating a professional milestone.

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Bond set at $100K for Murder Suspect

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:30 am

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A 70 year old Washington man is accused of killing his wife

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Head on Crash Near Wellman Sends One to Hospital

Posted: Tuesday, December 8th, 2009 at 5:50 am

A head on car accident near Wellman yesterday morning sent one person to the hospital.

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Comm Center Investigating Malfunctioning Tornado Sirens

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 6:44 am

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The Washington County Communications Center is looking into why some tornado sirens didn’t work properly

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Fire Damages Wellman Home

Posted: Wednesday, October 7th, 2009 at 8:47 am

Firefighters from two departments were called to a blaze on the north side of Wellman yesterday.

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