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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, September 5th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, the Executive Director of Wayland based non-profit On His Path, Emily Ferguson joins us to discuss their 2nd Annual Fall Fair.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today we talk with Scott Mellinger, President of the Washington County chapter of Pheasants Forever. We’ll discuss what their main goal is and how they accomplish it.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 1:00 pm

The Old Settler’s Picnic is being held this weekend at Walker Park in River Junction. Today, one of the organizers, Joan Morgan, joins us to discuss this year’s event and the history behind the Old Settler’s Picnic.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 2nd, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Dee Simon, member of the Labor Day Celebration committee, discusses the annual event held at St Mary’s Church in Riverside.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, Washington County Master Gardener Kay Ciha joins us to discuss a trip the county’s Master Gardeners took on Tuesday to the Ciha Fen Preserve in northern Johnson County. She’ll share some of the history behind the conservation area, and the factors that make it an area worth preserving.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, WACO School District Superintendent, Darrell Smith, joins us to discuss the new school year, their new 4+1 schedule, and new high school principal.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, we talk to Mid-Prairie School District Superintendent, Mark Schneider, about their decision to dismiss classes early yesterday. We’ll also discuss a rough draft of the Mid-Prairie Vision, administrators presented to the school board this week.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, part two of a conversation with State Climatologist Harry Hillaker on the drought in Iowa.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, August 26th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, part one of a two part program with State Climatologist Harry Hillaker on the drought in Iowa.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 23rd, 2013 at 1:00 pm

I-Smile Coordinator with Washington County Public Health, Sheila Temple, joins us to discuss screenings school children need before entering certain grades.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we talk with Kalona City Administrator, Ryan Schlabaugh, about this weekend’s Kalona Downtown Celebration.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, we talk to the man who started the Kalona Gospel Sing two decades ago, James Yoder.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, we discuss hunting seasons that open at the end of the month, and bobcat hunting, which was recently opened up to more counties in Iowa, with state Department of Natural Resources Conservation Office, Wes Gould.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Lew Brewer, Kalona Brewing Company Vice President and Brewmaster, joins us to discuss their debut in the Iowa Craft Beer Tent at this year’s Iowa State Fair.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 16th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, we talk to Director of the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center, Rustin Lippincott, about the season that’s wrapping up at the Sondheim Center, and their upcoming Artists Series.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, August 15th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, local historian, Michael Zahs, shares what he knows about  Bunker Mill, Bunker Mill Bridge and the Bunker family.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we talk to President of the Lone Tree Chamber of Commerce, Russ Forbes, about the Lone Tree Fall Festival.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, a conversation with Department of Natural Resources Fisheries Biologist, Chad Dolan, about the Natural Resource Commission’s approval of a bid for the final portion of the Lake Darling restoration project.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, August 12th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today we talk to Mark Shour, Iowa State University Extension Entomologist, about the Emerald Ash Borer. We’ll go over signs, treatment, and what the state is doing to stop the spread.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 9th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, we talk to Washington County Conservation Director, Steve Anderson, about work being done to  Marr Park’s upper pond.