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Washington Page – Bridget Nebel

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Bridget Nebel of the Washington County 4-H County Council talks about the Sheep Show happening tomorrow at the Washington County Fair.

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Government Official Visiting Southeast Iowa to Discuss Drought

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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State government officials have scheduled a visit to southeast Iowa tomorrow.  

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New Queen Crowned at Fair

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A full house witnessed the crowning of the new Washington County Fair Queen last night.  

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Public Hearing on Zoning Ordinance Changes to be Held

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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A public hearing is being held tomorrow as part of the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.  

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Fisheries Biologist Shares Protocol for Out of Place Fish

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

With a relative of the piranha being found in an Illinois lake, an expert shares the protocol here in Iowa for such a circumstance.

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Mt Pleasant Man in Jail

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A Mt Pleasant man is facing multiple charges after a routine traffic stop.

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Kalona City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Kalona City Council will hold a regular meeting this evening.

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Veteran Motor Car Club of America to Stop in Kalona

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Veteran Motor Car Club of America is touring the Amana Colonies and will stop in Kalona today for a car show.

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Photography Mounting Day Successful

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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One of the parts of this week’s Washington County Fair are the photography projects.  

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Unique Item at the Fair This Week

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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A unique item will be at the Washington County Fair this week.  

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Board of Supervisors to Hold a Public Hearing on Zoning Ordinance Changes

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding a public hearing as part of their meeting this week.  

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Washington County Fair Opens Today

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Fair is getting ready to kick off with some events happening today.  

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Veteran Motor Car Club of America to Stop in Kalona

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Veteran Motor Car Club of America will be touring the Amana Colonies starting today and will stop in Kalona tomorrow for a car show.

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Columbus Junction Sidewalk Project Making Progress

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The sidewalk project in the city of Columbus Junction is making progress.

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Washington County Fair to Crown Queen Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Fair is getting ready to kick off tomorrow with the biggest event being the crowning of this year’s Queen.  

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Supreme Court Justice Visits Washington

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Courthouse had a visitor from Iowa’s highest court yesterday.  

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Local 4-H Members Attend State Youth Conference

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Washington County 4-H members attended the 2012 state 4-H Youth Conference recently and received two challenges.  

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Cruise Night on the Square Tonight

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Corn Country Cruisers will be in Washington tonight.  

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Campfire Stories Returning to Marr Park Later This Month

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County Conservation Board is again offering family entertainment at Marr Park with their “Stories Around the Campfire” program.  

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DNR Begins Lake Odessa Drawdown

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is in the process of lowering water levels at the Lake Odessa Complex.

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