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Board of Supervisors Hear Quarterly Reports

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors heard quarterly reports from two Washington County Departments as part of their meeting yesterday.  

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Washington School Board to Meet Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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The Washington School Board is holding their meeting in a new location tonight.  

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Honor Flight Information Held

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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About 25 people attended an informational meeting last night to provide more information about the Honor Flight happening September 18th.  

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Heat from Last Week Causes Pavement Problems

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Area road crews are busy fixing problems caused by last week’s heat wave.  

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Washington Airport to Receive State Funds

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington Airport is receiving funds for repairs.  

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USDA Releases Crop & Weather Report

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A week of triple digit temperatures and no rain did little to help crops and fields struggling with moisture.

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Heat Wave Causes Fish Kill in Odessa Lake

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 6:22 am

High temperatures and low dissolved oxygen levels resulted in a fish kill in Odessa Lake.

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Santorum To Visit Coralville

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Senator Rick Santorum will visit southeast Iowa today for the launch of a medical research fundraising campaign.

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Burlington Man Charged in Stabbing

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 3:58 pm

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A man from Burlington is behind bars after a knife attack early this morning.

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Washington Page – Brent Hinson Part 1

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 11:01 am

In the first of a two part program, Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson talks about the next step for the city’s Comprehensive Plan.

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Special City Council Meeting Approves Grant Applications

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A special City Council meeting was held yesterday afternoon.  

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Honor Flight Information Meeting Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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An informational meeting is being held tonight to provide more information about the Honor Flight happening in September.  

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Riverside Makes Arrangements after Resignation

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:26 am

With two employees resigning, the Riverside City Council has made temporary arrangements.

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Local Farmer Volunteer Spokesman for ISA

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A local farmer has stepped forward as a volunteer spokesman for the Iowa Soybean Association’s Farm and Food Ambassador team.

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Washington County 4-H Member Earns State Award

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A Washington County 4-H member has received a state award.  

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Beware of Ticks and Lyme Disease

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Now is the time of year to be on the lookout for disease carrying insects.  

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Wapello Amends Tree Ordinance

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The City of Wapello will no longer collect damaged trees.

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Applications Still Available for Just Us Girls Scholarships

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The scholarship deadline for area female college students in need of financial help to complete their education is approaching.

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Washington Page – Michelle Peiffer

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce talks about the planning of events for the next year.

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Special City Council Meeting Today

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A special City Council meeting is happening this afternoon.  

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