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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Collette Yoder, president of the Kalona Chamber of Commerce, about Kalona Days.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Nancy Adrian regarding Brighton Whoopee Days.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Nancy Adrian with the Brighton Chamber of Commerce to discuss Whoopee Days. The 105th annual celebration begins Thursday.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 15th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by State Representative Dave Heaton, chair of the House’s Health & Human Services Budget Committee, about the budget and the future of the Mental Health Facility in Mount Pleasant.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, June 12th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Neal Adams, a comic book artist known for helping create the imagery of Superman and Batman in the 1970s we’re familiar with today. We’ll discuss the history of comic books in the United
States, his thoughts on modern adaptations of Batman and Superman, and what his work involves.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 11th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, the second half of our conversation with Andy Conrad, organizer of Keota Fun Days.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Andy Conrad, organizer of Keota Fun Days, to discuss what they have planned for this weekend.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Mark Smoot, a retired coast guard, reserve deputy for the Wapello County Sheriff’s  Office and treasurer of the Southeast Iowa Blue Knights, to discuss motorcycle safety.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 8th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss human trafficking with State Senator for District 39, Kevin Kinney. The senator dealt with human trafficking firsthand while serving as a lieutenant with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Public Health Inspector with Washington County Environmental Health, Jason Taylor, to discuss their free well water testing.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss radon mitigation with Dave Manly, owner of Manly’s Construction in Kalona.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Washington County Environmental Health Director Jennine Wolf to discuss radon and the importance of testing your home for the gas.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Erin Silva, youth services librarian at the Kalona Public Library, dealing with what she has planned this summer.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 1st, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Erin Silva, youth services librarian with the Kalona Public Library, to discuss what they have planned for this summer.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, May 29th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, the second half of our conversation with Mark Schneider, superintendent of Mid-Prairie School District, regarding their construction projects.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Superintendent of Mid-Prairie School District, Mark Schneider, to get an update on the district’s building projects

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss planting, the commodity market and southeast Iowa’s average rainfall with Washington County farmer Jim Cuddeback.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Kerri Bell, second grade teacher at Kalona Elementary School, to talk about a statewide contest two of her students placed first and second in.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Sue Rich, director of the Washington County Veterans Affairs Office, to discuss what led her to present a local World War II veteran’s Purple Heart and Bronze Star Medal to one of his living relatives.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Phil Forbes, owner of Marilyn Farms and supply chain director for Farmers Creamery, and Sara Rissi, marketing manager for Farmers Creamery brand Kalona SuperNatural, to discuss their successful crowdsourcing campaign they started to fence in land at Marilyn Farms to provide organic pasture for Kalona’s Amish dairy farmers.