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Permits for Dust Control Due Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Engineer’s Office is reminding county residents that the deadline for getting a dust control permit in the county is tomorrow.  

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Highway Open Again in Keokuk County

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Iowa Department of Transportation has announced a bridge has reopened in rural Keokuk County.  

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Soil and Water Conservation Week Starts Today

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has proclaimed this week as Soil and Water Conservation Week noting the important work that has been done taking care of the air, soil and water in Iowa.  

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Kalona Sidewalk Quilts

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Downtown Kalona is attracting visitors with their quilts.

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AAUW Scholarship

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Branch of the American Association of University Woman is looking for applicants for a scholarship.

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Henry County Death Ruled a Suicide

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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In a follow-up story reported earlier this week on KCII, the investigation into the death in the Henry County community of Olds has been ruled a suicide.  

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Work-Related Death Memorial Services to Include Keokuk County Sheriff

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Memorial services are being held today to honor Iowans who were killed in work-related accidents last year.  

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New Trees Planted at Fairgrounds

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County Fairgrounds has some new trees thanks to a grant provided by Alliant Utilities.  

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Wellman Teen Receives Second Scholarship

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A high school student from Wellman has received a second scholarship toward their studies in an agricultural-related major.  

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Wellman Y 5K

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Wellman Y is getting ready to hold its first 5K.

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Teen Help Day Returning Next Month

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Public Library is offering a tech help desk again next month.  

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Farm Bureau Scholarships

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Area students who represent the future of agriculture have received scholarships from the Farm Bureau.

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Changes in this years Louisa County 4-H Fair

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:21 am

It will be business as usual at the Louisa County 4-H Fair, with a few minor changes.

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Breaking News: Henry County Death Ruled a Suicide

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 1:19 pm

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In a follow-up story reported earlier this week on KCII, the investigation into the death in the Henry County community of Olds has been ruled a suicide.  

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Washington Page – April 27, 2012

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 11:01 am

April Cuddeback with the Stewart Boosters shares information about tomorrow’s Stewart Elementary Carnival.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 27, 2012

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 10:54 am

Glenda Sulentich, a nursing Student at Iowa Wesleyan College and Sarah Smith from Washington County SAFE Coalition talk about a prescription drug drop off event happening tomorrow at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington from 10:00 to 2:00.

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New Chamber Director Announced

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce announced yesterday morning they have chosen a new director.  

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Harkin Representative Scheduled to Visit Washington Next Week

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A representative from Senator Tom Harkin’s office will be in Washington next week.  

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Chance to Dispose of Old Medication Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Residents of Washington County have a chance to help stop prescription drug abuse tomorrow.  

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Center Line Painting

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The public is being asked to use caution next week as center line painting begins around the county.  

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