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Fairfield Convention and Visitors Bureau now accepting 2011 Grant Requests

Posted: Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Fairfield Iowa Convention and Visitors Bureau is now accepting applications for the 2011 grant program.

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Washington County Conservation Board Meets This Evening

Posted: Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Conservation Board will meet in regular session this evening.

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Fairfield Entrepreneur Banquet Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Fairfield Entrepreneur Association will be holding their annual Awards Banquet with Fairfield First! Hometown Harvest of Southeast Iowa and Fairfield Volunteer Center at the Convention Center. 

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Film Fame’s “Rudy” Ruettigger Speaking This Afternoon At Washington High School

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The real life hero of the 1993 movie “Rudy” will be in Washington this afternoon.

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Second Assault In Less Than Three Weeks Reported At Washington Kum And Go

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 6:28 am


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A second alleged assault has occurred at the Washington Kum and Go in less than three weeks.

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Fire Safety Week’s “Operation Edith” More Successful Than Last Year

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Fire Department says last week’s “Operation Edith” was more successful than last year.

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Winfield Mt. Union School Board Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Winfield Mt. Union School Board meeting will be tomorrow.

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CRP Native Grass Field Day Activities Tonight Near Crawfordsville

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 6:24 am

To help landowners learn more about establishing good native grasses, a field day will be held tonight at 6 PM at the ISU Southeast Iowa Research and Demonstration Farm, located southeast of Crawfordsville.

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South East Iowa Studio Tour This Weekend

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The South East Iowa Studio Tour is coming this weekend.

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Miller-Meeks, Loebsack Meet In Televised Debate

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Iowa 2nd District Congressman Dave Loebsack will face Republican challenger Mariannette Miller-Meeks this evening during a televised debate on the campus of Mount Mercy College in Cedar Rapids.

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Kenya Safari Acrobats coming to Fairfield Sunday

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Fairfield Arts and Convention Center will be hosting the Kenya Safari Acrobats this Sunday.

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More Charges Issued At Washington High School, Five Students Charged Already This Fall

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Police have been called to the Washington High School twice in the last week.

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Names Released In Washington Highway 1 Collision

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The names of two drivers involved in a car accident near Leading Hands Adult Day Services in Washington have been released.

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Sales And Marketing Seminar Offered By Washington Chamber Of Commerce

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Reservations are due today for a sales and marketing seminar offered by the Washington Chamber of Commerce.

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Longer School Year Likely not Possible in Local Schools

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 6:25 am

President Barack Obama may be pushing for students to spend more time in the classroom by adding more days, but at least one local superintendent doesn’t think that would be possible in South East Iowa.

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Washington 4-H Members Helping Farmers Take Breaks During Fall Harvest

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Washington 4-H members are helping area farmers stay safe this harvest season.

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Sass Family farm offers more then Pumpkins

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Now is the time that many people start to look for their pumpkin for this year and visit a pumpkin farm, and Riverside Sass Family Farm has that and much more.

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Agenda Items For Tomorrow’s Meeting Of The Washington County Board of Supervisors

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Tomorrow at 9:30 am the Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session.

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Updated Washington County Riverboat Foundation Grant Applications Now Available

Posted: Monday, October 11th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Updated application materials for the October 22 Washington County Riverboat Foundation Competitive Grant Program are now available.

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Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors Agenda

Posted: Sunday, October 10th, 2010 at 6:30 am

Tuesday at 9:30 am the Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session.

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