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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Victor Oyervides regional director of Emprendedores Latines de Iowa about a workshop geared for Spanish-speaking business start ups or expansions.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss immunizations and school children with Washington County Public Health Nurse Lynn Fisher.

Man Arrested in Keota Stabbing Incident

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:26 am

A man has been arrested following a stabbing incident in Keota Saturday night.

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Lt. Governor Candidate Visits Washington

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor Monica Vernon of Cedar Rapids visited Washington over the weekend.

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Council to Discuss Flood Mitigation Plans

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Kalona City Council will look at setting a bid opening for this fiscal year’s road repair projects tonight.

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Local Youth Take Part in State Fair Competitions

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A few local residents showed livestock at this year’s state fair.

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Spanish-Speaking Business Workshop Tonight

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A three-session workshop is being held in Washington tonight for Spanish-speaking buisness owners and those hoping to open a business.

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Multiple Vaccines Needed Before Kindergarten

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Youngsters going to their first day of school this week will need proof they were given a number of vaccines.

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Washington County 4-H’er Takes Top Honors at State Fair

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A Washington 4-H’er took high honors at the Iowa State Fair with his cow.

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Local Youth Take Part in State Fair Livestock Competitions

Posted: Sunday, August 17th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A few local residents showed livestock at this year’s state fair.

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Mural Work Progresses

Posted: Sunday, August 17th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Paint is going on the exterior of the Washington Public Library for the new mural.

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Law Enforcement Checkpoint Conducted in Henry County

Posted: Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 6:23 am

391 vehicles were stopped when they passed through a traffic safety checkpoint this week.

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Lone Tree Museum Open During Fall Festival

Posted: Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Lone Tree Fall Festival continues today.

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Start-up Business Workshop Scheduled for Hispanic Community

Posted: Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A three-part workshop is being held for Spanish-speaking business owners.

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Meet the Teachers for 4th and 5th Grades Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington School Districts 4th and 5th grade students will meet their teachers Monday.

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Annual Race Returns to Riverside

Posted: Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Motorists should keep an eye out for cyclists in northern Washington County today.

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Washington Woman Takes First Place at State Fair Competition

Posted: Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A Washington woman placed first in one of the “Rural Americana Olde Tyme Competitions” in Farm Bureau Pioneer Hall at the Iowa State Fair.

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Soybeans in Good Condition

Posted: Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Iowa’s soybean crop is 30 percentage points above last year with over three-quarters of soybean acreage setting pods or beyond.

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Cruisers for Critters Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 6:21 am

An annual fundraiser for area animals is being held tomorrow in downtown Washington.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, August 15th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington High School Principal Erik Buchholz about this year’s daily schedule of classes and the new Kirkwood Regional Center.