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Washington City Council Approves Sewer Cleaning Project

Posted: Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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The Washington City Council met last night and discussed a sewer cleaning project as part of the meeting.  

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Change to Current Law in Effect

Posted: Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A law that has been on the books for ten years received some revisions this week.  

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Kalona City Council Discusses Street Projects

Posted: Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Kalona City Council went over their 2012 street projects at this weeks meeting.

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Riverside Veteran in Obama Committee

Posted: Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The members of a committee that will help with the current president’s reelection hopes have been announced and the list includes a resident of Riverside.

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Two Riverside Employees Resign

Posted: Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Two employees announced their resignation at Monday’s Council meeting in Riverside.

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Fireworks Safety Reminder

Posted: Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Fourth of July fireworks are happening in many communities around the area tonight.  

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Holiday Closures Today

Posted: Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Today is Independence Day and government offices will be closed.  

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Washington Page – Debbie Stanton

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 11:01 am

Debbie Stanton from the Washington Public Library talks about programs happening in the month of July.

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Heat Advisory Issued

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A heat advisory has been issued for all of southeast Iowa through Saturday morning.  

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Washington City Council Set to Meet Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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With the Independence Day holiday tomorrow, the Washington City Council has moved their meeting to tonight.  

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Summer Reading Programs Extended

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:27 am

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The Washington Public Library has seen positive response from their summer reading programs.  

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Outdoor Cooking Food Safety

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Department of Public Health says summer cookouts are often marked with an increase in food borne diseases.  

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Wellman to Hold 4th of July Festivities

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The City of Wellman is holding a 4th of July celebration starting tonight.

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Where to Take Old Appliances

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:24 am

In a follow up to a story previously reported on KCII, with an area thrift store no longer accepting working televisions, some may be left wondering what to do with their old sets.  

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Fireworks Displays Start Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:23 am

There are many opportunities over southeast Iowa to celebrate our country’s birthday with different fireworks displays.  

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Keota School District Recieves Large Donation

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Keota School District recently received a large sum of money to help out with their finances.

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Keokuk County Moves Funds

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:21 am

Keokuk County abided by House File 524 and moved funds at their Board Meeting Monday morning.

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Washington Page – Michelle Peiffer

Posted: Monday, July 2nd, 2012 at 11:01 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce talks about promoting tourism in Washington as well as Washington Day with the Cedar Rapids Kernels.

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Large Crowd Attends Grand Opening Ceremony

Posted: Monday, July 2nd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The heat Saturday evening didn’t stop a large number of people from taking part in the Ainsworth to Marr Park Trail Grand Opening celebration.  

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County Treasurer Changing Office Hours

Posted: Monday, July 2nd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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An office at the Washington County Courthouse is announcing a change to their office hours.  

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