Today's Local News

Washington City Council meets Wednesday

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Washington City Council could take final action on creating a sidewalk cafe ordinance at their meeting Wednesday evening.

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Next Year’s City Budget Begins to Take Shape

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:24 am

The next year of spending is at the beginning stages of development in the city of Washington.

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New Years Closings

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:24 am

Many local organizations will keep their doors closed tomorrow as we ring in the New Year.

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Washington County Veterans Affairs Recognized for Honor Flight Efforts

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:23 am

Eastern Iowa Honor Flight recently recognized Washington County Veterans Affairs for the work they did in organizing the Washington County trip.

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Keota Fire Planning Training Exercise for New Year

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Keota Fire Department is planning a training exercise for the New Year.

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New 4-H Program Participants Plan Event

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:21 am

A program that’s new to Washington County 4-H is showing the fruits of its labor this week.

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Washington County Veterans Affairs Recognized for Honor Flight Efforts

Posted: Sunday, December 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Eastern Iowa Honor Flight recently recognized Washington County Veterans Affairs for the work they did in organizing the Washington County trip.

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New Years to Affect Garbage Pickup in Washington

Posted: Sunday, December 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With the holiday this week, garbage pickup days will be a different for some people in the City of Washington.

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Investigation into Stolen Street Sign Underway

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 8:13 am

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of a street sign in the county.

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Local Authorities Take Part in SWAT Training

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:26 am

On Thursday at the Washington High School around 30 members of local law enforcement agencies took part in special weapons and tactics drills.

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Main Street Washington Committee Offers Resources to Area Citizens and Business Owners

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Economic Restructuring Committee of Main Street Washington in conjunction with Main Street Iowa recently presented information to Washington business owners regarding market area within the city and county.

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Washington County Red Kettle Fundraiser Total Exceeds Last Years

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The final count shows Washington County’s red kettle fundraiser exceeded last years total.

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Evaluate Finances Before New Year

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:23 am

With the New Year just around the corner, it’s a good time to look at your families finances.

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ISU Extension Offers Winter Plant Care Advice

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With last weeks wintry precipitation the Iowa State University Extension has information on how to maintain your plants during the winter months.

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Winter Safety Tips from Occupational Therapist

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:21 am

After any snowfall, everyday activities like getting into your home can be dangerous.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Today, the final portion of a three part series with Washington County Hospital and Clinics CEO Dennis Hunger on the Affordable Care Act.

Part 1: http://www.kciiradio.com/2012/12/washington-page-56/

Part 2: http://www.kciiradio.com/2012/12/washington-page-57/

Obamacare Will Force Industry to Evolve

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A local health administrator believes the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare will force the industry to evolve.

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Henry County Deputy has Close Call

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A Henry County Sheriffs Deputy had a close call during last weeks post storm cleanup.

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Washington Economic Development Group Encourages Local Citizens to Get Involved

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Washington Economic Development Group (WEDG) is reminding local citizens of the possibility to serve on appointed state commissions.

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Kalona Prepares for Phase 2 of Baseball Field Renovation

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Thanks to the help of some grants the City of Kalona will be making improvements around town.

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