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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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4-H “Taking The Road Less Travled” Career Conference Approaching

Posted: Sunday, October 10th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Washington County Extension is encouraging young females in the area to attend a career conference with dates October 14th through the 28th.

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Washington County Riverboat Foundation giving away Mini Grants Wednesday

Posted: Sunday, October 10th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation will be meeting at the Riverside Casino and Golf Resort on Wednesday.

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Iowa archaeology will be topic at Historical Society program

Posted: Sunday, October 10th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Iowa Archeology will be the topic of interest for the new Historical Society Free Program, “What’s Old is New Again: Recent Discoveries.

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4-H Week Comes To A Close, Washington County Looking To Expand Membership

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Today mark’s the end of 4-H celebrations across the country, with special emphasis in Iowa from a declaration by Governor Chet Culver for the “Taking the Lead” themed week.

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Washington CROP Hunger Walk Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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This weekend Washington will join more than 2,000 communities across the country to raise money for worldwide hunger projects.

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Paws And More 2010 Dog Walk Is Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Washington County animal shelter Paws and More is hosting a dog walk to raise funds.

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Two Car Accident On Highway 1 In Washington, No Serious Injuries Reported

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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A two car accident occurred in Washington yesterday afternoon at approximately 12:50 at 301 Highway 1 and 92 in front of Lending Hands Adult Day Services.

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No Solid Leads yet in McDonalds Robbery

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Fairfield Police Department is reporting that they still have no solid leads in the robbery of the Mc Donalds in Fairfield Last Sunday.

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Miller-Meeks, Loebsack To Meet In Televised Debate

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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

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Mid-Prairie Hawktober Fest Today

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The First Annual Mid Prairie Hawktober fest is Today.

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Columbus Day Tractor Show Today

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Columbus Day Tractor show is today.

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Washington City Council Gives Standing Ovation To Riverboat Foundation

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Riverboat Foundation Board has presented Washington’s City Council with a check for more than $100,000 in third quarter payments.

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“A Bad Year For Tomatoes” Continues Tonight At 7:30, Sunday Matinee At 2:30

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Washington Community Theater’s latest comedy continues with another performance tonight at 7:30 and a Sunday matinee at 2:30.

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Second Annual Senior Health Fair Tomorrow In Washington

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Washington County Hospital and Clinics is hosting the second annual Community-Wide Senior Health Fair tomorrow morning from 8:30 to 11:30 am.

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Victim in Hwy 1 Accident in Good Condition

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:25 am


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University Hospitals and Clinics is reporting that the victim in the 1 car accident Wednesday afternoon is in good condition.

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Sunny Skies Predicted For Hospice Walk This Weekend

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The 11th annual Hospice of Washington County 5k Memorial Walk/Run is tomorrow in Washington’s Sunset Park.

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Kalona Revitalization Project on Schedule

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Kalona Downtown Revitalization Project is on Schedule.

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Second Annual Aviation Youth Camp Tomorrow At Washington Airport

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Tomorrow the Washington Airport will host its second annual Aviation Youth camp for nearly 50 Washington 6th graders.

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