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Severe Weather Possible Today

Posted: Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 at 6:19 am

There is a slight risk of severe thunderstorms today and tonight.

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Washington Man Wins Entrepreneurial Award

Posted: Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 at 6:18 am

A Washington man is winning an entrepreneurial award and $10,000 in start up capital from the University of Iowa.

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Applications Being Accepted for Washington Co. Fair Queen

Posted: Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 at 6:15 am

The Annual Washington County Fair Queen Contest is just over a month away, and applications are being accepted for candidates.

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New WHS PTO To Have Fundraiser at Hy-Vee

Posted: Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 at 6:14 am

Shoppers at Washington’s Hy-Vee this weekend will have a chance to donate to a newly formed high-school parent teacher organization.

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WJH Parents Can Have Report Cards Mailed Home

Posted: Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 at 6:14 am

Parents of Washington Junior High students can opt to have report cards mailed home.

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Swimming Lessons at Kalona Pool

Posted: Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 at 6:13 am

The Kalona Swimming Pool is offering swimming lessons for the summer.

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Lest They Be Forgotten Founder Visits Washington

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 7:32 am

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The founder of www.lesttheybeforgotten.org says every day is Memorial Day for people in his situation.

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Local Memorial Day Ceremonies

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 7:12 am

Today is Memorial Day. A time set aside to honor those who gave their lives serving in the armed forces.

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Final Candidate’s Forum this Week on KCII

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 7:09 am

Three Republicans and one Democrat are vying for the district 3 seat on the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Chamber Looking Back During 75th Anniversary

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:46 am

As the Washington Chamber of Commerce celebrates its 75th anniversary, they’re taking a look back.

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Kalona Pool Open After Improvements

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:44 am

The Kalona Pool opened this weekend with some new upgrades.

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KPL To Kick Off Summer Programs

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:44 am

The Kalona Public Library has a number of activities and events planned for this summer.

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Pesticide Training in Washington

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:40 am

The next pesticide testing date at Washington County Extension is June 11th.

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Washington County Board of Supervisors

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:06 am

Washington County Supervisors this week get an update on the Iowa Department of Human Services reorganization plan.

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District 3 Race for the Washington County Board of Supervisors

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:04 am

Three Republicans and one Democrat are vying for the district 3 seat on the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Iowa Teachers Agriculture Academy

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:02 am

The 2010 Teachers Ag Academies are coming up.

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Pesticide Testing in Washington

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:00 am

The next pesticide testing date at Washington County Extension is June 11th.

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Missing Dog

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 7:18 pm

A male boxer dog was found on east Jefferson street in Washington Iowa. The dog has a red harness on and does not posses any tags or other information. For more information or to see if it is your dog, call Laurie Bauer at (319)-461-4916.

Expect High Travel and Patrol During Memorial Day Weekend

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:41 am

Low gas prices, pleasant weather and a long Memorial Day weekend means many Iowan’s are hitting the road.

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Stewart Elementary School Geothermal Project

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:39 am

Installing geothermal heating and cooling system at Washington’s Stewart Elementary School will cost a little more than 1.5-million dollars.

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