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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Pastor Jim Stiles about upcoming events at the Methodist Church.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our focus on the Brinton Film Collection with local historian Michael Zahs.

Wreck Claims Life of Washington Man, Seven Others Injured

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 6:27 am

A fatal wreck happened in Washington County yesterday afternoon at about 4:38 p.m. two miles west of Washington on G38, west of Kiwi Avenue.

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Raises Approved in Kalona

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Raises for city staff were recently approved by the Kalona City Council.

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Knupp Makes Washington County 4-H History

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Washington County 4-H first will take place at this year’s Iowa State Fair.

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Art on Display in Downtown Washington

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The annual Gallery Walk in downtown Washington is underway.

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Washington Receives Grant for Historical Project

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Thirty-six Historical Resource Development Program grants for over $600,000 have been awarded across the state, one of which is going to Washington.

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Emerald Ash Borer Continues its Spread

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 6:21 am

An invasive species responsible for killing ash trees in the United States continues its spread across Iowa.

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Jailers’ Wages and Bridge Replacement to be Discussed

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Tomorrow the Washington County Board of Supervisors will consider an Iowa Department of Transportation Federal Aid Agreement.

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Raises Approved in Kalona

Posted: Sunday, July 27th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Raises for city staff were recently approved by the Kalona City Council.

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Livestock Auction a ‘Success’

Posted: Sunday, July 27th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Over 60 buyers took part in the annual 4-H livestock auction last week.

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Supervisors Approve Disaster Declaration

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington County is under a disaster declaration, as declared by the board of supervisors

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Lone Tree Lions in State Quarterfinal Today

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The number-six seed Lone Tree Lions baseball team is facing number-five ranked LeMars Gehlen Catholic today.

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Donations Given to K-9 Fund

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two donations for the county’s K-9 unit were presented Tuesday at the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Henry County Runaway Found

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A missing New London girl has been found.

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State Assistance Available to Louisa County Residents

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Damage caused by flooding and severe weather that started in late June has prompted a disaster proclamation for Louisa County.

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Prevent Heat Stress in Cattle

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Iowa Cattleman’s Association encouraged cattle producers across the state to make changes to make cattle more comfortable with this week’s high temperatures and humidity.

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Kirkwood Facility Nearing Completion

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Kirkwood Community College Washington County Regional Center is set to open for classes next month.

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Winfield Arrested on Drug Charges

Posted: Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A yearlong investigation into the sale of marijuana in Winfield has led to an arrest.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by local historian Michael Zahs to discuss this weekend’s Brinton Film Festival in Ainsworth.