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Kalona to Apply for Mini Grants

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona will be applying for mini grants through the Washington County Riverboat Foundation.

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SE Iowa Research Farm Celebrates 25 Years Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:22 am

South East Iowa Research Farm will celebrate 25 years tomorrow.

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First Day of Summer Today

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The official start of summer begins this evening, making today the year’s longest day with over 15 hours of sunlight.  

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Washington Page – Cris Gaughan

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Cris Gaughan from the Washington Y talks about their Girls Camp happening July 30 – August 3.

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Fundraising Campaign Successful

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A local business helping hospital stays be more comfortable for sick children has completed their fundraising campaign.  

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Two Arrested After High Speed Chase

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Two Washington men are in custody after leading police on a high speed chase.

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College Classes Being Offered to High School Students

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Washington High School students have a chance to earn college credit while still in high school starting in the fall.  

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Congressman Representative Holding Office Hours Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A representative from Congressman Dave Loebsack’s office is visiting southeast Iowa tomorrow.  

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Kalona Days Goes Well Despite Rainouts

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Kalona Days went well this weekend, despite two rainouts.

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Dessert Auction Items Due Saturday

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Washington County’s Relay for Life is holding their annual dessert auction Saturday.  

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Still Time to Register for Girls Summer Camp

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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There is still time to sign up for the Washington Y Girls’ Camp happening next month.  

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Louisa County Fair to Include World Record Attempt

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 6:21 am

There will be a world record attempt during this years Louisa County Fair.

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Washington Page – Michelle Peiffer and Jaron Rosien

Posted: Monday, June 18th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce invited Jaron Rosien, owner of JP’s 207 in Washington to talk about the importance of Chamber membership.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – Father Charles Fladung

Posted: Monday, June 18th, 2012 at 10:59 am

In the first of a two-part conversation, Father Charles Fladung reflects on his 20 years of service at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sigourney.

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Possible Record High Temp Today

Posted: Monday, June 18th, 2012 at 10:19 am

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There is a possibility we could set a new record high for the day today.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, June 18th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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During their meeting tomorrow, one of the items the Washington County Board of Supervisors will be discussing will be a possible acknowledgement of a confinement feeding operation.  

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Central Iowa Man Dead after Accident on Henry County Lake

Posted: Monday, June 18th, 2012 at 6:29 am

An accident at Lake Geode in Henry County has taken the life of a central Iowa man.  

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Local Business Owner on Importance of Chamber Membership

Posted: Monday, June 18th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A Washington business owner is talking about the importance of being a Chamber of Commerce member.  

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Wall That Heals Receives Positive Response

Posted: Monday, June 18th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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The “Wall That Heals” had a good response during its visit to Washington this weekend.

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Kalona City Council to Apply for Grants at Tonights Meeting

Posted: Monday, June 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Kalona City Council will apply for grants through the Washington County Riverboat Foundation at tonight’s city council meeting.

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