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2010 Unofficial Election Results

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:38 am
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KCII Local and State Election Results.  

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Washington Board of Supervisors Seats Elected, as well as New County Attorney

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:36 am

Unofficial results are in regarding the Washington County Board of Supervisors race in District 3 and 5.

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Public Measures Pass in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:34 am

The two Washington County Public Measures on the ballot during yesterday’s election have passed.

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State Race Results

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:32 am

In other State races, Republican Sandra Greiner defeated incumbent Democrat Becky Schmitz for the State Senate District 45 seat.

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Washington School Board Meets Today

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:26 am

The Washington School Board is holding a special meeting today.

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Wellman City Council looking into capital improvement projects

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Wellman City council met Monday night, and they spend a lot of time on capital improvement projects.

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School Dress Codes not a Problem in South East Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:23 am

School Dress Codes may be a problem in other areas but not in south east Iowa.

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Alive After 5 Event Held at Un-Wired in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:22 am

Un-Wired in Washington is hosting the next Alive After 5 event.

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Washington County 4-Hers Place at Ak-Sar Ben

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:21 am

Washington County 4-H’ers participated in Ak-Sar-Ben livestock competitions September 23-26th in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Alleged Packwood Bank Robber connected with McDonalds Robbery

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:31 am

The alleged robber of the Pilot Grove State Bank in Fairfield Friday has been connected with a previous robbery.

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Election Day is Here

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:30 am

Election Day is here as polls opened at 7 this morning and close at 9 this evening.

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Washington Yard Waste Center Open Saturdays in November

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:28 am

The Washington Waste Water Treatment Plant and Yard Waste Center is open in November.

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Washington’s Board of Supervisors in Session Monday Due to Elections

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors met yesterday morning to accommodate the election schedule of the County Auditor’s Office.

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Washington Soil & Water Conservation District Meeting Thursday

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:24 am

The Washington Soil & Water Conservation District is holding their monthly meeting Thursday evening at 7:30 at the USDA office.

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Mid Prairie High School Presenting: Charlie’s Aunt This Weekend

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:23 am

Mid Prairie High School will be presenting their fall play this weekend.

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Pesticide Testing Offered in Washington Next Week

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship is offering pesticide testing next week in Washington.

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Riverside Organizations receive over $7,000 in Mini Grants

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Washington County Riverboat foundation recently announced its Mini Grant Awards and three Riverside Organizations received a total of $7,931.

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Election Day Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 1:41 pm

Election Day is almost here as polls open at 7 tomorrow morning and closes at 9 tomorrow evening.

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Judge Orders Riverside To Pay Washington County $350,000, Resume $175,000 Yearly Payments

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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A judge has ordered the City of Riverside to pay Washington County $350,000 and continue with yearly $175,000 repayments for more than $9 million in Tax Increment Financing Bonds that were used to upgrade Riverside’s  sewer and water system in connection with the building of the Riverside Casino And Resort.

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911 Communications Board Members Discuss Next Step To Determine New Location

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:29 am

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The City of Washington has made its case to the E911 Communications Board to save money by using space already available for the county’s proposed move of 911 services.

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