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Alternative Ag Seminar Coming to Washington

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

There is a seminar on investing in Alternative Agriculture coming to Washington.

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Louisa County Conservation

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 6:24 am

It’s been a busy last couple of weeks for the Louisa County Conservation.

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“Bucket of Junk” Sculpture Contest Returning to Fair This Year

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The popular “Bucket of Junk” contest is returning to the Washington County Fair this year.  

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Supervisor Discusses His Reelection Bid

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A Washington County Supervisor is talking about why they are seeking reelection in District 2.  

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Jefferson County Board Meeting Covers Ordinances and Possible Road Improvements

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Passing ordinances and assessing possible road improvements were the headlines of Monday’s Jefferson County Board of Supervisors meeting.  

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Washington Page – Greg Woller and Roger Adams, Washington Y

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Greg Woller and Roger Adams share information about events happening at both the Washington and Wellman Y.

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Butler County Man Convicted in Johnson County

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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In a story previously reported on KCII, a Butler County man has been convicted on charges of an incident last September in rural Kalona.  

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County Engineer Passing Along Reminders About Political Sign Placement

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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With those getting ready for next month’s Primary and this fall’s elections the Washington County Engineer along with Iowa Department of Transportation is reminding campaigners of the regulations and requirements about political signs.  

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Local Representative Discusses End of Legislative Session

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa legislature ended their session last week and a local elected official is sharing their thoughts about the events that happened in Des Moines.  

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Crop and Weather Report

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Crop and Weather report for last week has been released and with the help of dry and warmer weather, Iowa saw widespread planting of corn and soybeans.

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May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Department of Public Health, Washington County Public Health and the CDC is reminding Iowans that May is Skin Cancer Awareness month.

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Social Host Ordinance in Effect for Sigourney

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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A Social Host Ordinance recently went into effect for the City of Sigourney.

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New Aquatics Director at Washington Y

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A new aquatics director has started at the Washington Y.  

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Youth Conference Signups Due Today

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Today is the deadline for students in grades eight through 12 to sign up for the ISU Extension’s 2012 Iowa 4-H Youth Conference.  

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Washington Page – May 14, 2012: Michelle Peiffer

Posted: Monday, May 14th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce talks about this year’s Leadership Washington class’ recent graduation.

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Evacuation at Washington Junior High School This Morning

Posted: Monday, May 14th, 2012 at 10:13 am

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The staff and students at Washington Jr. High School had a delayed start to their school day today.  

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Board of Supervisors Discussing Remodeling Plans Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 14th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are discussing proposed plans for the remodeling of Orchard Hill Building #1 as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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Local 4-H Club Help Other Clubs in Iowa

Posted: Monday, May 14th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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An area 4-H club is practicing part of the 4-H pledge by helping other clubs in Iowa who were affected by severe storms last summer.  

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KidzFest Happening Next Week

Posted: Monday, May 14th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Washington County Hospital and Clinics annual KidzFest is next week.  

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Preview of the Mid-Prairie Board of Education Meeting

Posted: Monday, May 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Mid-Prairie Community School District will meet for their board of education meeting tonight.

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