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Garden Goodness Webinar This Week

Posted: Sunday, May 20th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The first in a series of webinars is being held this week at the Washington County Extension.  

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Columbus School Board Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, May 20th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Columbus Community School District is set to hold their Board of Education meeting tomorrow.

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Grant Makes Leadership Program Possible

Posted: Sunday, May 20th, 2012 at 6:25 am

With the help of a sizable grant, two area schools will be introducing a leadership program.

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Scholarships Applications Still Being Accepted

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Scholarship applications are still being accepted from female college students in need of financial help to complete her education.

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Reminder about Upcoming Bike Riding Event

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Y is reminding bike riders about their upcoming bike ride.  

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One Day Bike Ride Traveling Through Washington Tonight

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A one-day bike ride is getting ready to travel through southeast Iowa tonight.  

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Extension Summer Day Camps Available

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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School will out next week, and the Washington County Extension has a number of day camps planned to keep kids busy during their summer months.  

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Alliant Energy Warns Customers of Potential Scam

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Alliant Energy is warning customers to beware of a potential scam.  

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Columbus Junction Circus Warning

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A circus set to perform in Columbus Junction today is facing federal charges.

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Gallon Grads Announced

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center has announced its “Gallon Grad” recipients for this year.

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IMS Graduation Ceremony Today and Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Iowa Mennonite School seniors are set to have their graduation ceremony today and tomorrow.

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Washington County Road Open to Traffic

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 11:38 am

A road that was closed to thru traffic in southeast Washington County is now open to traffic again.

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Washington Page – Jeff Steers

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Jeff Steers is the new Aquatics Director at the Washington Y.  He talks about his move to Washington from out of state.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – Sheila Gerot

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 10:58 am

Sheila Gerot talks about the Master Gardener plant sale going on tomorrow at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

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KCII Announces Winners of Business and Broadcasting Scholarship

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 8:01 am

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The recipients of the KCII Business and Broadcasting Scholarship have been announced.  

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Care Facility Director Talks about Assessed Fines

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The director of a Washington care facility that is being fined by the state of Iowa for allegedly failing to assist a patient who fell is sharing his side of the story. 

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First Farmers Market of the Year Busy

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:29 am

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It was a very busy night at the first Washington’s Farmers Market of the season last night.  

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Spring Washington County Riverboat Foundation Grants Awarded

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Riverboat Foundation announced its Competitive Grant Awards Wednesday night for the spring of this year.  

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Washington Incentive Fund Applications Due Today

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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The deadline to sign up for the Washington Incentive Fund from Main Street Washington is today.

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Acreage Reports Due End of Next Month

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Farm Service Agency is warning area farmers that the deadline for reporting your acreage is coming up soon. 

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