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Mid-Prairie Registration Now Open

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Registration is now available for those planning on attending Mid-Prairie School District this fall.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington Public Library Director Debbie Stanton about a new art project and an event coming to the library.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Damon John with Riverside Casino to discuss the non-profit they’re involved with, the GIVE Foundation.

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Three Cases of Lyme Disease in Two Days

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:25 am

In two days three cases of Lyme Disease were confirmed in Washington County, reports Washington County Public Health during last week.

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Demo Derby Collision Sends Man to University Hospitals

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:24 am

An accident at the Henry County Fair’s demolition derby in Mt. Pleasant Saturday night sent one man to the University of Iowa Hospitals.

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Iowa DOT Approves Highway 78 Proposal

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

A proposal to have a stretch of road in Southeast Iowa nicknamed the Ding Darling Memorial Highway has received approval from the Iowa Department of Transportation.

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Are You Storm Ready?

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington County may soon be listed as “storm ready” by the National Weather Service.

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Free Program Offered to Help Smokers Quit

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

In Iowa 18.1% of adults smoke, with tobacco leading to the deaths of 4,400 adults annually.

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Highland Softball Heading to State

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

For the first time since 2009, a local softball team is heading to the state tournament.

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Kalona Council Meets Tonight

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

A payment to a contractor is on the agenda for this evening’s Kalona City Council meeting.

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East Tyler Street Closed in Washington

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Beginning today East Tyler Street in Washington is closed from Paradise Drive to South 12th Avenue.

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Washington Streets to Close for Construction

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Construction on a paving project in Washington will begin tomorrow.

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Highland Softball Heading to State

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

For the first time since 2009, a local softball team is heading to the state tournament.

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Pep Rally Planned for Mid-Prairie Softball Team

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The champion in region 6 of class 3A softball is heading to the state tournament Monday.

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Bucket of Junk Contest Raises More than $4,000

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

More than $4,000 was raised Thursday night for the Washington County 4-H program through the bucket of junk auction.

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Mandatory Evacuation Orders Lifted

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

All mandatory evacuation orders in Johnson County have officially been lifted.

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Public Invited to Richmond BBQ

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Residents of a small Washington County town are hoping to turn an event they held last year into a new tradition.

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Demo Derby Tonight in Mount Pleasant

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Henry County Fair wraps up Monday.

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Grassley Believes Immigration System is Broken

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Illegal immigrants from Central America, including an influx of children, have been crossing into the United States’ through Mexico.

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Hogging for Heroes Hoopla Tonight

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A fundraiser for veterans will roll into Washington tonight.

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