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City Council Discusses Ordinances

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council met last night and as part of their meeting, they held discussion regarding several ordinances.  

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Chemical Spill Reported in Washington

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Department of Natural Resources has looked into what caused a chemical spill in Washington 

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Chance to Dispose of Old Medication Next Weekend

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Residents of Washington County have a chance to help stop prescription drug abuse next weekend.  

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High School Play Opens Tonight

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Students from the Washington High School drama department are putting on the play “How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying” starting tonight.  

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Crooked Creek Camp Holding Annual 5K Next Month

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Crooked Creek Christian Camp is getting ready to hold their third annual 5K Fun Run and Walk next month.  

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Extension Honoring Volunteers This Week

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The ISU Extension is honoring volunteers across the state as well as here in Washington County this week as part of National Volunteer Week.  

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Harkin Representative Scheduled to Visit Area Next Week

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A representative from Senator Tom Harkin’s office will be in southeast Iowa next week.  

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Getting Better Gas Mileage

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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With high gas prices and nice weather outside, you may be looking for ways to save.

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Chemical Spill Reported in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 3:09 pm

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The Department of Natural Resources has looked into what caused a chemical spill in Washington.

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Rollover Accident Reported in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 11:28 am

An accident in rural Washington County has sent the driver to the hospital.  

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Washington Page – April 18, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 11:03 am

The group The Red Roots talks about their concert coming up this Saturday night.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 18, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 10:59 am

ISU Extension Beef Production Expert Denise Schwab talks about Pink Slime.

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Board of Supervisors Hear Discussion on Richmond Project

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors heard quarterly reports as part of their meeting yesterday.  

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City Council to Discuss Ordinances

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council is meeting tonight and as part of the meeting, they will hold discussion regarding several ordinances.  

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Washington Police Has a New Graduate

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Police Department has an officer who has graduated from the Police Academy.  

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Washington County Mini Bus Offers New Service

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:25 am

For the first time the Washington County Mini Bus is offering service to Thursday Night Live Activities on the square in Washington.

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Governor to Recognize Outstanding High School Seniors

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Area high school students are set to be honored at the Governor’s Scholar Recognition Ceremony in Des Moines later this month.

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Tree Planting Demonstration Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Anyone wanting to learn more about how to plant trees has an opportunity tomorrow to get hands-on experience.  

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Stewart School Carnival Next Weekend

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Stewart Elementary School in Washington is holding their annual carnival next weekend.  

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SCC Sponsoring Iowa Poet Laureate Reading

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Southeastern Community College will be hosting a poetry reading to celebrate National Poetry Month.

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