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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington High School Principal Erik Buccholz about Saturday’s prom.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with creator of the blog Forgotten Iowa, Cody Weber, a Fairfield resident, about his project.

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Tornado Warning Issued Thursday

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 6:25 am

A tornado warning was issued for portions of Washington and Keokuk counties at 3:39 p.m. Thursday by the National Weather Service.

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Two Sites in Kalona Being Considered for Community Garden

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona is trying to gauge residents’ interest in a community garden proposed in the fall.

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Washington’s Prom Being Held Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Washington Community High School’s annual prom and grand march will be held tomorrow in the high school’s gym.

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Public Invited to Watch Controlled Burn

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Area fire departments will be on hand for a controlled burn taking place in rural Washington County tonight.

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Washington School Board Sets Budget at Zero Percent Growth

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Iowa’s legislature has yet to set the state supplemental aid for schools.

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Semi and Van Wreck in Downtown Washington

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A semi tractor trailer and a minivan collided in downtown Washington at approximately 1:12 p.m. Thursday.

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Drought Conditions Remain Steady in Iowa

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Drought conditions in Iowa are unchanged from last week, with 48.9 percent of the state considered abnormally dry.

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Johnson County Celebrating Week of the Young Child

Posted: Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Week of the Young Child is being celebrated locally.

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Rotation Reported in Keokuk County During Tornado Warning

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 5:48 pm

KCII’s Severe Weather Action Team responded to a tornado warning Thursday afternoon.

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BREAKING NEWS: Car Accident in Downtown Washington

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 1:37 pm

A two vehicle accident is causing traffic problems in downtown Washington this afternoon.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Tera Pickens, director of the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center, about their Kirkwood for Kids summer camp in June.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Cody Weber, photographer and creator of the Forgotten Iowa project. Weber is traveling to and taking pictures of Iowa’s 947 towns. He’s starting in Southeast Iowa and has taken pictures of several communities in Washington, Louisa and Henry counties.

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Washington School District to Vote on Preschool Center

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 6:25 am

A special election will be held in the Washington Community School District this summer.

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Potential Presidential Candidates Traveling to Henry County

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Individuals who have expressed interest in running for president will be in Mount Pleasant tonight.

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Funds Being Sought for Improvements to English River Water Quality

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona is submitting a grant application on behalf of the English River Watershed Management Authority.

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Leadership Washington Spends Day with Zahs

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Local history was the focus of Leadership Washington’s final class of the session yesterday.

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Five Year Road Plan Approved

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Washington County’s five year construction program for roads has been approved by the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Kids Invited to Summer Camp Classes at Kirkwood

Posted: Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Are your kids interested in ghost stories, welding, or learning how to cook?

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