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Dove Award Winner Coming To Washington

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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An award winning singer and songwriter is coming to Washington tonight.  

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Relay For Life Race Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Washington County’s Relay for Life is holding their 5K/10K run and 1 mile walk/run tomorrow.  

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Report Cards for Washington Jr. High Students

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Parents of Washington Junior High students can now pick up report cards for the final term.  

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Seat Belt Safety Program Ends Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa Department of Public Safety and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office is getting ready to end their seat belt check program tomorrow.  

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Kalona Library Sponsoring Summer Reading Program

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Kalona Public Library is making sure local students are able to keep their minds fresh while on vacation with a summer reading program.  

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Outage in Kalona Downs 911 Service

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Kalona residents were without 911 service for part of the afternoon Friday.  

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Kalona City Council to Meet Monday

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The first June meeting of the Kalona City Council takes place Monday evening.  

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Ridiculous Day Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, June 3rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Things are going to get ridiculous in Washington tomorrow.  

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Youth Art Show Tonight

Posted: Friday, June 3rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

Main Street Washington is hosting a youth art fair tonight in Washington’s Central Park.  

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Unclaimed Money Available to Some Washington County Residents

Posted: Friday, June 3rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

Every year, the Iowa Secretary of State’s office releases the names of Iowa residents who have unclaimed properties available to them.  

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Retirement Open House Tonight

Posted: Friday, June 3rd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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An open house is happening tonight to honor the retirement of Nancy Rash.  

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Bike Auction Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, June 3rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The 13th annual “Recovered Bike Auction” is being held in conjunction with Ridiculous Day tomorrow.  

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Traveling Ensemble Features Kalona Man

Posted: Friday, June 3rd, 2011 at 6:23 am

An all-male a-capella group will be making a stop in Kalona later this month to perform, and one of the singers gets to show off his talents to his community.  

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Yard Waste Hours Return to Normal

Posted: Friday, June 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

Washington’s Yard Waste Center is no longer open on Saturdays.  

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West Chester Daze Enters Fifth Year

Posted: Friday, June 3rd, 2011 at 6:21 am

West Chester residents, young and old, will have the opportunity to once again celebrate their community this weekend during the fifth annual West Chester Daze.  

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City Council Approves Business Remodel

Posted: Thursday, June 2nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council heard a presentation from Kevin O’Brien last night during their regular meeting.  

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Soybean Prices Jump Too in 2011, But Corn Still Rules

Posted: Thursday, June 2nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

Washington County farmers have focused on corn this growing season because of its high prices.  

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Progressive Agriculture Safety Day Registration Due

Posted: Thursday, June 2nd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Registration for the Washington County Extension’s Progressive Agriculture Safety Day is tomorrow.  

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New Technology Coming to Washington Schools

Posted: Thursday, June 2nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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New technology is coming to the Washington School District next year and beyond.  

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Invention Camp for Kids

Posted: Thursday, June 2nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A nationally acclaimed program is returning to Washington next week.  

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