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Youth Center Hosting Anniversary Celebration

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Hamakua Place in Washington is getting ready to celebrate a big anniversary on Saturday.  

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Crop Reporting Deadline Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The deadline for producers to file their crop report is tomorrow.

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4-H Entry Deadlines This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The deadline for Washington County 4-H members wanting to take part in some upcoming events is this weekend.  

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Wapello Residents to See Water and Sewer Rate Increases

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:21 am

With no call for a vote at the City Council meeting, water and sewer rates will increase in the City of Wapello.

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Washington Page – Greg Woller

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Greg Woller from the Washington Y joins us to talk about some upcoming programs as well as to reflect on his time on Washington over the last three years.

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Heat Advisory

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:55 am

The National Weather Service reports that hot weather will arrive today as south winds and sunshine bring highs into the upper 90s over Iowa, to lower 90s over northern Illinois.

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Board of Supervisors Discuss Budget

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors discussed the fiscal year 2013 budget as part of their meeting yesterday.  

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Future Growth of Washington Open House Draws Good Crowd

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A big group of people gathered to hear about the future growth of Washington last night.  

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Public Hearing as Part of Special City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A public hearing is taking place as part of a special Washington City Council meeting tonight.  

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Construction Plans Set for Highway 92 in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Construction plans have been set for the lane configuration of Highway 92 in Washington.  

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Open House Being Held Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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An open house is being held tonight to honor the Washington Y’s Executive Director, Greg Woller.  

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Riverside to Utilize Trap, Neuter, Release Program

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Feral cats will be the target of a program coming to Riverside.

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New Company Coming to Sigourney

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Economic Development Authority board has awarded tax benefits to a company coming to Keokuk County.

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IMS Golf Outing Goes Well

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Iowa Mennonite School avoided the rain and excessive heat during their Golf Outing this past weekend.

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Arrangements Made for Habitat for Humanity Teen Dance

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 6:21 am

With the Teen Dance in Wapello coming up, final arrangements are being made.

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Washington Page – Brent Hinson

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson joins us today to talk about the City’s Comprehensive Plan Open House tonight as well as some sewer cleaning being done in the city.

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Power Outage in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:49 am

A power outage occurred in parts of Washington this morning.  

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Open House Tonight to Provide Information on Future Growth of Washington

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The public is invited to an open house tonight to hear about the future growth of Washington.  

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Gas Leak Prompts Temporary Evacuation of Street

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:29 am

There was a gas leak on West Main Street in Washington last night.  

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Controlling Energy Costs during Heat Waves

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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With the temperatures forecasted to be hot later this week, energy costs can rise and there are tips available to prevent them from getting too high.  

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