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Madison Street Public Hearing Today

Posted: Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Streets Committee is holding another public hearing regarding a possible change to Madison Street in Washington. 

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Annual Agriculture Research Association Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The annual meeting for the Southeast Iowa Agricultural Research Association is happening at the Washington County Extension. 

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Scholarship Application Deadline Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 at 6:23 am

High school seniors interested in studying agriculture or natural resources in college have a chance for a scholarship. 

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Alive After Five Event

Posted: Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The next Alive After 5 event is taking place today. 

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Rejection of Ethanol Will Not Hurt Gasoline Sales

Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Last week, the US House of Representatives passed an amendment preventing the Federal funding of E15. 

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Additional Hunter Safety Course Offered

Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is offering another opportunity for a hunter education course. 

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Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators Course Offering

Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County Extension is offering an Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators course for commercial pesticide applicators. 

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IMS Headed to Des Moines

Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boy’s basketball team has earned a trip to Des Moines. 

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Seats Available for Farm Crop Insurance Workshop

Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa State Extension is holding a workshop to explain the new crop insurance policy. 

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Jefferson County Board of Supervisors Hear Updates

Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors met yesterday morning and during their meeting, they received an update on the Pathfinders Resource Conservation & Development group. 

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One Last Chance for Savings

Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 at 6:22 am

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KCII”s Home Shopping Extravaganza returns today.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting tomorrow to talk about a variety of items. 

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Housing Rehabilitation Assistance Deadline

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:28 am


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The city of Washington has been awarded federal funds for housing and rehabilitation assistance.

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Funnel Week Begins in Des Moines Today

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The state legislature begins what they call “Funnel Week” today. 

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Youth Baseball Signup Happening

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Y is holding registrations for spring baseball. 

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Open Cattle Show Coming

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County 4-H is sponsoring an IJBBA Sanctioned Cattle Show next month.

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Henry Washington ECA Board Meetings

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Henry/Washington Early Childhood Area is preparing to hold two meetings. 

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding their regular meeting this week to discuss a variety of items.

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Alive After Five Planned

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The next Alive After 5 event has been planned for this week. 

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Jefferson County Supervisors Discuss Land Acquisition

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors are meeting tomorrow morning and during their weekly meeting, they will be receiving an update on the Pathfinders Resource Conservation & Development group. 

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