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Hospital to Host Healthcare Luncheon

Posted: Monday, January 24th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Washington County Hospital and Clinics is hosting a luncheon about healthcare. 

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Highland School Forum Tonight

Posted: Monday, January 24th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Highland Community School District will be holding a community forum tonight.

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Winfield-Mt. Union School bringing back FFA

Posted: Monday, January 24th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union School District is bringing back FFA to the school.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, January 23rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors is meeting this week and during their meeting they will review the fiscal year 2012 budget. 

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Local Judge Applies For Supreme Court

Posted: Sunday, January 23rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Washington’s District judge has applied for the state Supreme Court. 

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Mid Prairie Board Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, January 23rd, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Mid Prairie Board of Education will be meeting tomorrow. 

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Highland School Forum Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, January 23rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Highland Community School District will be holding a community forum tomorrow.

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Nisly Fire Cause Is Unknown

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Kalona Fire Chief says the cause of the fire at Nisly Wood Products cannot be determined. 

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Mills Seed Building Update

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council is moving forward to gain access into the Mills Seed Building.

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SMART Board Donation to St. James

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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St. James Catholic School has received a SMART Board from the Washington Hy-Vee. 

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Keokuk County Engineer Resigns

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

Keokuk County Engineer Christy Van Buskirk gave the Keokuk County Board of Supervisors a surprise on Monday when she handed in her resignation.

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Lecture Series Continuing

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Battle of Shiloh by Thure de Thulstrup

The Washington County Historical Society is presenting the next in the Edna Jones Lecture Series. 

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Keota Comprehensive Plan Committee Discusses Housing

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:23 am

The condition of the housing market in Keota was the main point of discussion on Thursday during the Keota Comprehensive Plan Committee meeting.

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Perfect Time To Spot Bald Eagles

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

This is the perfect time to spot Bald Eagles in Iowa. 

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Angel Food Orders Due

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:21 am

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If you are looking to save money on food, there is a place you can go. 

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Possible Change on Madison Street

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington Streets Committee held a meeting on Wednesday regarding a possible change to Madison Street in Washington.

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Keota Fire Update

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The investigation into the fire in Keota continues. 

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Highland School Forum on Monday

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Highland Community School District will be holding a community forum on Monday.

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Disaster Declaration Made

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Washington County has been added to the list of counties disaster declaration for crop loss. 

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Fourth Block Classes in the High School

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:24 am

Washington High School is considering offering college classes.

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