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New Additions to Keokuk County 4-H Summer Camp Program

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The annual summer camp program offered by Keokuk County 4-H will have some new additions this year.

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Washington Page – Officer Brett Johnson

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Washington’s newest police officer, Brett Johnson is interviewed on why he wanted to do this line of work.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – Kay Ciha Candidate for District 1 Supervisor

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 10:57 am

Kay Ciha from the Kalona area talks about why she is running for Supervisor in District 1.

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State Track- Girls Results

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 10:43 am

Continue to check this post for updated local results.

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Two Washington County Residents Arrested on Drug Charges

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:53 am

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Two Washington County residents have been arrested on drug charges.  

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Washington City Council Allows Golf Carts

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council passed an ordinance to allow golf carts on city streets as part of their meeting last night.  This new ordinance will be to allow the carts to have the proper safety equipment installed while on the city streets.  

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Applicants Needed for Vacant Board Position

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are looking for someone to fill a vacant Commissioner position.  

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Ride Your Bike to Work Day Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Tomorrow is Ride Your Bike to Work Day, which is part of Bike to Work Week and National Bike Month.  

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Riverside Pipe Fixed

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Maintenance issues at the Riverside water plant caused some inconvenience for residents yesterday.

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May is Beef Month

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Its May Beef Month and the Iowa Beef Industry Council is spreading the word about Iowas beef.

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Washington County Resident Seeking Supervisor Position

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A Washington County resident is seeking a position for a seat on the Washington County Board of Supervisors in next month’s Primary.  

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Farmers Market Opening Tonight

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The first Washington farmers’ market of the season opens tonight.  

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Keokuk Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors held a special meeting earlier this week.

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Washington Page – Author Nancy Nystrom

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Author Nancy Nystrom talks about her book signing happening tonight from 6:30 to 8:00 at the Washington Public Library.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – Supervisor Wes Rich

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 10:55 am

District 2 Supervisor Wes Rich talks about his running for reelection.

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Washington Home Invasion Being Investigated

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 9:36 am

A report of a home invasion in Washington is currently being investigated by police.  

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Riverside Residents Asked to Conserve Water Today

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 9:26 am

Residents of the City of Riverside are asked to conserve water today May 16th, 2012.

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Board of Supervisors Talk about Remodeling Plans

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors discussed proposed plans for the remodeling of Orchard Hill Building #1 as part of their meeting yesterday.  

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Washington City Council to Discuss Ordinances

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council is discussing several ordinances and resolutions as part of their meeting tonight.  

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Iowa Resident Inspires Relay for Life Team Captains

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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An Iowa resident came to the Washington Pizza Ranch Monday night to talk about their experience with cancer and a unique Relay for Life event.  

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