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News Update: One Car Rollover

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 7:18 am


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There are reports of a one car roll over accident at 1770 Underwood Avenue between Riverside and Ainsworth. Air Care has been called and is in route. KCII will bring you more information as it becomes official.

9th Avenue Paving Project Update

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 6:30 am

The paving of South 9th Avenue at the intersections of Madison and at Jefferson Street in Washington is scheduled to be completed within two weeks.

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Flu Vaccines

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Centers for Disease Control says that you are encouraged to get a flu shot to stay healthy and there are influenza vaccines available.

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Extension offers tips to weatherize your home

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Winter is coming and for many that means its time to start weatherizing your home.

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Personal Health and Financial Well-Being Theme next Learn at Lunch Series

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The next Learn at Lunch series is focusing on personal health and financial well-being.

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Riverside Trail continues to raise funds

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The City of Riverside recently received a REAP Grant Award of $50,000 for the Riverside Trail.

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Just Cause Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 6:22 am

The Just Cause group is selling garbage bags again this year, and new this year, they will be selling Christmas gift wrap.

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Kalona Food Pantry has food for now

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Many food banks struggle in the holiday season to have enough food, but Pat Anderson with the Kalona Food Pantry says they are doing well.

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State Theatre Fire Caused by Cigarette

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The historic State Theater in Washington had a fire yesterday morning.

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Sheriff’s Office Warns of E-Mail Scams

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:28 am

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about E-mail scams.

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The 35th Annual Great American Smokeout

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Today is the 35th Annual Great American Smokeout, a day established by the American Cancer Society to help people make a plan to quit smoking for good.

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Columbus Community Superintendent offers resignation

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Columbus Community School District may be looking for a new superintendent soon.

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Carbon Monoxide Versus Flu Symptoms

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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If you are experiencing symptoms of the flu, you might want to make sure that it is not something else.

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Last Weekend to see The 25th Annual Putnam Co. Spelling Bee

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:23 am

This is the last weekend to see The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee presented by Way Off Broadway.

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Washington Public Library Hosting “A Quest in Storyland”

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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On Friday, various areas of the library is transforming into settings from some of the most popular books that live in the library.

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Ways to Boost Your Immunity Naturally Workshop Today

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Dr. Chris Grier from Bright Futures Chiropractic is presenting a free workshop tonight.

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Fire at Historic State Theater in Downtown Washington

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 10:02 am

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Washington Fire Chief Tom Wide tells KCII that there was a report of fire and smoke in the upper level of the State Theater in Downtown Washington.  He tells us that the cause of the fire was from a discarded cigarette in a projection room trash can.

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Board of Supervisors Approve to Move Forward with Three Agenda Items

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors approved three items at their meeting yesterday.

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City to Name Personnel to Washington Financial Accounts and Banking

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Washington decided to consolidate banking and financial activities in one bank, and the proposal for banking services from the Washington State Bank has been approved by the Washington City Council.

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Washington 1918 Building Remodeling Forum

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 6:27 am

The Washington School District held a second public forum last night regarding the 1918 building and converting it for use by 6th through 8th graders making it a middle school.

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