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Financial Aid and Scholarship Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Washington High School is holding an informational meeting on scholarships and financial aid. 

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Mid Prairie holds Public Hearing on Construction Project

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Mid Prairie Board of Education met on Monday evening to hold a public hearing on the High School Construction project.

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Post Office Mailing Deadlines

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The United States Post Office is providing reminders about shipping packages for the holidays. 

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IMS Christmas Concert Sunday

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:23 am

Iowa Mennonite School’s music department will present a concert of Christmas music on Sunday.

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Former Nursing Home Administrator on Probation

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:22 am

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The Iowa Board of Nursing Home Administrators has disciplined a former Sigourney Care Center administrator convicted of improper conduct. 

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Iowa 4-H Foundation Announces Hills Bank Leadership Grants for 2011

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Iowa 4-H Foundation has announced the 2011 Hills Bank and Trust Company Leadership Grants for current high school juniors planning to attend college in the fall of 2012. 

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Congressman Loebsack to Hold Office Hours

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Congressman Loebsack will have a representative from his office in southeast Iowa. 

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Salvation Army Volunteers Needed

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Once again Salvation Army volunteers in Washington are ringing bells to help people in need.

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Online College Enrollment Increased

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Online college class enrollment in increasing according to Kirkwood Washington Center Director, Nancy Rash. 

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Three South East Iowa Teens Accused of Poaching

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Two Sigourney teens and a Delta teen are facing fines related to deer poaching.

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Food Drive Collection Today

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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KCII is continuing the Caring Christmas Food Drive today at Archer’s Appliance and Electronics.

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New Graduation Requirements for Students

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Students this year for the first time will have to meet increased graduation requirements from the state.

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New Regulations for Tax Preparers

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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As we approach the end of the year, all paid tax preparers need to get ready for a new regulation from the Internal Revenue Service. 

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Columbus Junction Senior Center Hosting Medicare Events

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Columbus Junction Senior Center is hosting two Medicare Part D Events. 

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Single Vehicle Rollover Sunday

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:31 am


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The Washington County Communications Center reports receiving numerous 911 calls of a single vehicle rollover accident on Highway 218 south of Old White Way Road Sunday morning.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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

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Habitat For Humanity Help Needed

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Washington County’s Habitat for Humanity is in need of land to build more homes. 

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Upcoming Washington Y Events

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Community Y wants to remind you about some events they are having within the next couple of weeks. 

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Personal Safety Information

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Keeping your personal information safe this holiday season is important and Federation Bank President Jamie Collier offers tips to help you accomplish that task.

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Holiday Open House in River Junction Sunday

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The River Junction Holiday Open House is coming up this Sunday.

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