Today's Local News

Storm Teams Evaluate Damage in Hedrick

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The National Weather Service has made a determination of the damage in Hedrick from last weekend’s storm.  

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Absentee Ballots Available for June Primary

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Absentee ballots are available for June’s primary election.  

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Republican Party District Convention Happening Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Republican Party of Iowa is holding their District Convention tomorrow.  

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WACO Considers Transportation Changes

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The WACO school board is looking at potential changes in transportation for the district.

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Washington Hospital Takes Part in Organ Donation Month

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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April is Organ Donation Month and Washington County Hospital and Clinics is joining the national donor registration campaign.  

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Trees Being Given Away Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Tree Committee is having its annual tree giveaway tomorrow.

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Theater Auditions Being Held This Weekend

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Community Theater will be holding auditions for Meredith Wilson’s The Music Man on Sunday.  

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Storm Teams Evaluate Damage in Hedrick

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 2:51 pm

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The National Weather Service has made a determination of the damage in Hedrick from last weekend’s storm.  

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Washington Page – April 19, 2012

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 11:03 am

Don Klein with the Friends of Lake Darling talks about a fund raiser going on this weekend.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 19, 2012

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 10:59 am

Dal Grooms with the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association talks about Pink Slime.

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City Council Discusses Ordinances

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council met last night and as part of their meeting, they held discussion regarding several ordinances.  

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Chemical Spill Reported in Washington

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Department of Natural Resources has looked into what caused a chemical spill in Washington 

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Chance to Dispose of Old Medication Next Weekend

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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

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High School Play Opens Tonight

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Students from the Washington High School drama department are putting on the play “How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying” starting tonight.  

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Crooked Creek Camp Holding Annual 5K Next Month

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Crooked Creek Christian Camp is getting ready to hold their third annual 5K Fun Run and Walk next month.  

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Extension Honoring Volunteers This Week

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The ISU Extension is honoring volunteers across the state as well as here in Washington County this week as part of National Volunteer Week.  

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Harkin Representative Scheduled to Visit Area Next Week

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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

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Getting Better Gas Mileage

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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With high gas prices and nice weather outside, you may be looking for ways to save.

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Chemical Spill Reported in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 3:09 pm

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The Department of Natural Resources has looked into what caused a chemical spill in Washington.

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Rollover Accident Reported in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 11:28 am

An accident in rural Washington County has sent the driver to the hospital.  

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