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Leaf Vacuum to Start Monday

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The leaf vacuum will begin picking up leaves across the City of Washington next week.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Jennine Wolf with Washington County Environmental Health about bed bugs. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by John Etheredge, Republican candidate for the Johnson County Board of Supervisors. There are two open seats, and three candidates running. We’ll be joined by the democrats running for those seats tomorrow and Wednesday.

Washington County Has Bed Bug Problem

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Bed bugs are a problem in Washington County and are found across the state.

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Grain Bin Catches Fire

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A grain bin in Washington County caught fire Saturday morning.

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Local Candidate Forum Tonight

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Election day is just 22 days away.

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Brighton Horizons to Celebrate Community Garden’s First Year

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Brighton residents who helped with the community garden over the summer or would like to learn more about the project are invited to a soup supper this evening.

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Is Your Relationship Healthy?

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Healthy Relationships Summit will be held tomorrow in Washington as October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

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Grant Application Submitted for Community Center Improvements

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona submitted a Washington County Riverboat grant application ahead of last week’s deadline.

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Rain Expected Monday and Tuesday

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Rain is in the forecast for Washington and the KCII listening area throughout Monday and Tuesday, with high temperatures in the high-50’s to low-60’s.

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Iowa’s Canada Goose Season Open

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Duck hunting will reopen later this week.

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Six Candidates to Take Part in Forum

Posted: Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Six local candidates will take part in a political forum tomorrow.

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Grant Application Submitted for Community Center Improvements

Posted: Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The City of Kalona submitted a Washington County Riverboat grant application ahead of last week’s deadline.

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Columbus Day Comes Early

Posted: Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Columbus Day is coming early for a city in Louisa County.

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Irish Poets to Hold Reading Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two poets from the Emerald Isle and Iowa Poet Laureate Mary Swander will be in Washington this weekend.

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Country School Conference Continues

Posted: Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A group will be touring a few of Washington County’s one room school houses today.

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Fewer Students Taking AP English

Posted: Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Fewer students are taking Advanced Placement English at Washington Community High School.

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Local Candidate Forum Monday

Posted: Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Three local contested races will have their candidates take part in a forum Monday.

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Soil Moisture Adequate

Posted: Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Soil moisture levels in Iowa are adequate or surplus at this time.

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Chance to Explore Odessa Water Trail

Posted: Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Louisa County Conservation is giving the public a chance to explore the Odessa Water Trail.

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