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Community Chest Looking to Start 2012 Campaign

Posted: Friday, May 13th, 2011 at 6:24 am

A local organization is hopeful to gain even more members that are seeking to help the community.  

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First Fridays Art Walks Searching for Local Vendors

Posted: Friday, May 13th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Local artists have the chance to show their work at a popular summer event.  

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Golf Coach Arrested for Drunk Driving

Posted: Friday, May 13th, 2011 at 6:22 am

An area high school golf coach has been charged with drunk driving and child endangerment after being pulled over by the Iowa State Patrol Tuesday.  

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Business to Business Scholarship Deadline Today

Posted: Friday, May 13th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The KCII Business to Business and Broadcasting Scholarship program applications are still available.  

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City Council Preparing to Raise Utility Rates

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council met in special session last night and discussed increasing city utility rates.  

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Another Year of Leadership Washington Ends

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Another session of Leadership Washington is in the books.  

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Parent Teacher Group Potluck Event Planned

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Washington Parent Teacher Group is hosting a potluck at of Washington’s Junior High cafeteria.  

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Learn At Lunch Session

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The next in the Learn at Lunch series is coming up Monday and this month’s topic will be “Leadership Pickles.”

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Pesticide Testing in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship is offering pesticide testing at the Washington County Extension.  

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Citywide Cleanup in Wellman This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The City of Wellman will be sponsoring their Citywide Cleanup Days Friday and Saturday.  

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Results Received from Sheep and Goat Weigh-In

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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All market sheep and goats for the 2011 Washington County Fair have been weighed in.  

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Scheduled Construction Work Pushed Back

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Iowa Department of Transportation has released a list of future projects that have now been delayed.  

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Board of Supervisors Appoint Committee Members

Posted: Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors made appointments to the temporary County Redistricting Commission during their meeting yesterday morning.  

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Local Judge Closer to New Position

Posted: Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Washington’s District Judge is one step closer to being on the state Court of Appeals.  

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Special City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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The Washington City Council is holding a special session tonight to discuss two items.  

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Washington School Board Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington School Board is meeting tonight and they will be reviewing different Board policies.  

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Cash Rent Report

Posted: Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The cost of renting farmland in southeast Iowa is up from last year.

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Kalona Bridge Replacement Work to Begin Monday

Posted: Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Construction work to replace a Kalona bridge is set to begin Monday.  

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Ainsworth Teen Awarded Agricultural Scholarship

Posted: Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at 6:23 am

An area high school student has received a scholarship toward his studies in an agricultural-related major.  

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SWEEP Events Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Representatives from Main Street Washington will be breaking out the brooms to recognize two new additions to the downtown area.  

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