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Hospital Administrator Talks about Healthcare Ruling

Posted: Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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With the Supreme Court ruling in favor of President Obama’s health care law, many are now left wondering what the next step is.  

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Keeping Livestock Healthy in Summer Heat

Posted: Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Keeping hydrated helps humans in the heat of the summer, but agriculture officials remind farmers it’s also important to keep in mind the health of area livestock.  

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Area Thrift Store Changing Acceptance Policy

Posted: Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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An area thrift store is changing their policy on what they are accepting beginning this weekend.  

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Riverside’s Trek Fest Starts Tonight

Posted: Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Future Birthplace of Captain Kirk will hold Trek Fest this weekend.

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Funds Transferred at Wapello City Council Meeting

Posted: Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Money was transferred from Patricks Subdivision Fund at the last City Council meeting in Wapello.

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Hospital Administrator Talks about Healthcare Ruling

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 12:10 pm

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With the Supreme Court ruling in favor of President Obama’s health care law, many are now left wondering what the next step is for them.  

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Washington Page – Pastor Harald Gruber

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Pastor Harald Gruber from Faith Baptist Church talks about some upcoming mission events that will be happening this summer.

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City Council Hears Much Discussion Regarding Tax Abatement

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A public hearing was held as part of a special Washington City Council meeting last night.

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Meteorologist Describes Heat Warnings

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

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With the temperatures predicted to reach 100 today and with the higher level of humidity expected the National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory until 7:00 tomorrow morning.  

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Keeping Pets Safe in Warm Temperatures

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

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Pets can suffer stress when the temperatures get warm and there are easy steps that can be taken to avoid illnesses.  

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New Business in Keokuk County

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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

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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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