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Monsanto and Louisa Youth Center

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Fund-raising for the Youth Center at the Louisa Fairgrounds is making progress, thanks in part to a local farm family and a community outreach program.

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United Fund of Columbus

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Non-profits in the Columbus area are being invited to apply for financial assistance.

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New Chamber Director Announced

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 11:47 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce announced this morning they have chosen a new director. 

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Washington Page – April 26, 2012

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Pastor Darryl Carr from First Baptist Church in Washington talks about some upcoming community events.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 26, 2012

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 10:56 am

Trooper Jason Marlow with the Iowa State Patrol finishes his conversation about National Work Zone Awareness Week.

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Death Investigation in Olds

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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An investigation has started related to an incident that happened in Olds yesterday afternoon.  

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Local College Director Shares Thoughts on President’s Speech

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

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A speech was presented yesterday to highlight the importance of student loan debt.  

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Importance Stressed of Work Zone Safety

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Department of Transportation has put out a message of safety in work zones this week with the message of “Don’t Barrel Through Work Zones.”  

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Egg Production

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Egg production in Iowa was up last month, but down compared to last year.

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State Fair Market Broiler Division Returning

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Fifth through 12th graders have an opportunity to take part in a poultry project again this summer.  

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Cedar Valley Conference Art Show

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A number of local artists were honored Monday night at the 2012 Cedar Valley Conference Art Show.

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Community Feed Sack Display Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Ainsworth Community Center and Opera House is holding their annual feed sack display this weekend starting tomorrow.  

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Applications Due Tomorrow for Scholarships

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The scholarship application deadline is tomorrow for area high school seniors who wish to pursue a major in journalism or education.  

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Death Investigation in Olds

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 5:18 am

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An investigation has started related to an incident that happened in Olds yesterday afternoon.  

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Breaking News: Investigation in Olds

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 7:07 pm

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The Iowa State Patrol and Henry County Sheriff’s Office are currently conducting an ongoing investigation at 201 South Smith in Olds.  The Iowa State Patrol is still on the scene.  KCII will bring you more information as it becomes official.

Washington Page – April 25, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Josh Riffel from the Washington Y shares different events happening at the Washington Y.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 25, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 10:57 am

Iowa State Patrol Trooper Jason Marlow joins us to talk about National Work Zone Safety Week.

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Board of Supervisors Make Budget Amendments

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors made amendments to the county’s budget as part of their meeting yesterday.  

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Unemployment Numbers Show a Drop In Washington County Last Month

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The unemployment figures have been released for March by the Iowa Workforce Development and Washington County’s rate dropped from February.  

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Emergency Road Closure in Keokuk County

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Department of Transportation has announced a bridge closure in rural Keokuk County.  

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