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Washington Page – Greg Woller

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 11:02 am

Greg Woller from the Washington Y talks about some upcoming events at the Y.

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Board of Supervisors Talk About Public Health Location

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors held their meeting yesterday because of the Primary today and discussion regarding the acquisition of property for Washington County Public Health took place.  

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Schoolhouse at Fairgrounds Receiving Makeover

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Members of a 4-H leadership group are in the process of getting a building at the Washington County Fairgrounds ready for next month’s fair.  

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List of Polling Places in Washington County

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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Polling places in Washington County are open from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm today.  

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Congressman Loebsack Representative Holding Office Hours

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A representative from Congressman Dave Loebsack’s office will be in southeast Iowa tomorrow.

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Brighton Celebrating Whoopee Days this Weekend

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The City of Brighton will be holding the 102nd Whoopee Days next weekend.

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Marr Park Summer Camps Starting Next Week

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County Conservation Board is reminding residents of the county about their four different summer day camps that start next week.  

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ISU Extension Food Preservation Classes Coming

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Iowa State University Extension is again offering a program for gardeners.  

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Handicapped Fishing Day Happening Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The local chapter of the Izaak Walton League of America is holding their annual Handicapped Fishing Day tomorrow.  

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Lt Governor Will be in Southeast Iowa Friday

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The Lt Governor has planned a visit to southeast Iowa this week.  

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Washington Page – Michelle Peiffer

Posted: Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce talks about Thursday Night Live starting this week.

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Primary Election Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Voters will be heading to the polls tomorrow to choose candidates in their party for the November general election.  

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Last Day to Vote Absentee

Posted: Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Those wishing to vote via an absentee ballot for tomorrow’s primary have one last chance today.  

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High School Students to Receive Computers This Fall

Posted: Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Students getting ready to start high school this fall will have a new way of learning given to them at the start of the year.  

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Rainfall Amounts Vary for Southeast Iowa in May

Posted: Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The wet month of May we experienced left us with above normal precipitation when compared to the 30-year average.  

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Interesting Sight in the Sky Tomorrow Night

Posted: Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Those who like to stargaze should get ready for a rare astronomical event tomorrow night.  

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Crop Reporting Deadline

Posted: Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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With spring planting coming to a close, Bill Bartenhagen with the Washington County FSA is reminding producers to report crops and land uses as well as failed acreage.  

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Sky Factory to Become First Net-Zero Solar Powered Business in State

Posted: Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Sky Factory will be flipping the switch this week to become the first net-zero solar powered business in Iowa.

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United Presbyterian Church’s Son a Success

Posted: Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 6:21 am

United Presbyterian Church’s Son Games was held last week and wrapped up yesterday.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, June 3rd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding their meeting tomorrow because of the Primary on Tuesday.  

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