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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, October 9th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Joy Lekwa, parade coordinator for Columbus Day, discusses the event scheduled for this weekend in Columbus Junction.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today we talk to Director of Columbus Junction Community Development Center Mallory Smith about proposed changes to the city’s zoning ordinance.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, October 7th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we talk to John Furlong, Agronomist with Stine Seed, about stalk rot and other challenges farmers are facing this fall.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

It’s Manufacturing Week in Iowa, and for today’s program we’ll talk with John Mitchell, founder of MD Orthopaedics in Wayland, manufacturer of braces used to13 treat club foot.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program we’re joined by Colonel Gregory Hapgood with the Iowa National Guard. We’ll discuss how the federal government shutdown has impacted them around the state and locally.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we talk with Doris Park about her plans to make a bronze bust of Ding Darling for Lake Darling State Park.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Larry Roth, Co-Director of the WACO C.R.O.P. drive, joins us to discuss this year’s fundraiser.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 30th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Mid-Prairie High School student Jonah Van Roekel, who was recently named a semifinalist for the National Merit Scholarship, joins us to discuss his favorite subjects, what he does outside of the classroom, and what his next step is.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, September 27th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Nancy Roth with the Kalona Historical Village joins us today to discuss their Fall Festival.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, September 26th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today we continue discussing On His Path’s medical equipment drive with one of the non-profit’s volunteers Rick Fulton. We’ll talk about the loading of the container they’re sending and his personal experience working in Guatemala.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today we talk about On His Path’s medical equipment drive and who it benefits with one of the non-profit’s volunteers Rick Fulton.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

An open house is being held this evening at the old school building in West Chester, recently renamed the Community Center. In today’s program we discuss that historic building and the open house with Terri Hoffman, with West Chester Heritage Association, the group behind the building’s renovation.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 23rd, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Marc Knupp, who farms north of Washington,  joins us to talk about this year’s growing season in today’s program.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, September 20th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our discussion with Managing Director of Friends of Bunker Mill Bridge, Suzanne Micheau, and consultant, Julie Bowers. Today we’ll address the presentation they made to the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting, and what they’ll be doing leading up to next week’s meeting.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, September 19th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Managing Director of Friends of Bunker Mill Bridge, Suzanne Micheau, and consultant, Julie Bowers, discuss the formation of the Friends group, and how they got involved with the effort to save the fire damaged Bunker Mill Bridge.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue talking with Director of the Columbus Junction Development Center, Mallory Smith, about a Rental Housing Inspection Program passed last week by the City Council. We’ll discuss what the inspections that are planned, and the importance of such a program in a city like Columbus Junction.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we talk with Director of the Columbus Junction Development Center, Mallory Smith, about a Rental Housing Inspection Program passed last week by the City Council. We’ll discuss what the program entails, and the importance of such a program in a city like Columbus Junction.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 16th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Event Coordinator for the 3rd Annual Culinary Ride, Kris Estergaard, joins us for today’s program to discuss the upcoming bike ride, the stops they have planned, and what drew them to the Kalona area for this year’s route.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, September 13th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Fairfield Arts and Convention Center Executive Director Rustin Lippencott joins us for today’s program to discuss some of their upcoming performances.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, September 12th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Wellman City Administrator Nick Pacha joins us for today’s program to discuss the City Council’s decision to step-up the past due utility account policy, and the water tower maintenance currently underway.