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Flying Pigs Saturday

Posted: Thursday, July 31st, 2014 at 6:20 am

An annual running and cycling event will be held in Washington this weekend.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Tera Pickens Director of the Kirkwood Washington Center about how the community may use the facility and new programs. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Kalona resident and organizer of the Fallen Officers Memorial Race, Warren Ropp.

Supervisors Pass Jailers’ Wage Guidelines

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A third work session regarding jailers’ wages in Washington County was held yesterday.

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More Motorcycle Deaths in Iowa Recorded in 2014

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 6:23 am

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Twenty-four people have died in Iowa as a result of motorcycle wrecks so far this year, more than this time last year.

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Fairfield Police Department Undergoes Restructuring

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The priorities of Fairfield Police Officers have changed following an evaluation and restructuring of the department’s operating procedures.

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Classes to State August 25th at Kirkwood Washington Center, Register Now

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 6:22 am

In less than four weeks the Washington Kirkwood Regional Center will be open for classes.

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Partnership with Washington YMCA Suggested for Riverside Facility

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 6:22 am

An organization in Riverside has made some recommendations dealing with the proposed community center.

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Washington 4-H’ers Compete at Final Drive Livestock Show

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Seven Washington County 4-H’ers took part in the Final Drive Livestock Show over the weekend.

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Top Lottery Winners Across Iowa Announced

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Three Washington County residents won over $5,000 in the lottery in Fiscal Year 2014.

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Fundraising Race Organized by Kalona Man Entering 5th Year

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A Kalona man is continuing his support of a national non-profit dedicated to helping the families of police officers who are killed while on duty.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Tera Pickens Director of the Kirkwood Washington Center about how the community may use the facility. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, a collection of comments recorded at last week’s reopening ribbon cutting for Lake Darling State Park.

Washington Students Register By August 8th

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Online E-registration is available for the Washington Community School District.

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Lake Darling Opens After Restoration

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The improved clarity of Lake Darling is due to the landowners surrounding the state park.

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Riverboat Grant Applications Now Available

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Applications are now available for the next round of grants from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation.

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Largest Solar Farm in Iowa Opens Thursday

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The grand opening of Iowa’s largest solar farm is set for Thursday.

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Precipitation Above Normal, Temperatures Below

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 6:22 am

So far this month, Washington has received nearly an inch more of precipitation than normal.

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Kirkwood Regional Center Available for Community Use

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Kirkwood Washington Regional Center is nearing 100% completion.

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Kalona to Paint the Town for Relay

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The City of Kalona will participate in an annual fundraiser for cancer research.

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