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Studio Tour Draws Many People

Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The third annual Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour drew many people this past weekend.  

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Southeast Iowa Expected to Benefit from Trade Agreements

Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Farm Bureau says the congressional ratification of free trade agreements with Columbia, Panama, and South Korea,  will help Iowa’s ag operations.  

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Farmers Encouraged To Take a Break During Fall Harvest

Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Washington County 4-H members have been helping area farmers stay safe during this harvest season.  

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KC STAAR Reports Decline in Teen Binge Drinking

Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The KC STAAR Program is reporting a considerable decline in alcohol consumption among students in the area school districts they operate.

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Washington County COAD Meeting Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Washington County COAD volunteer meeting is being held tonight.  

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Washington Collecting Leaves Starting Today

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:30 am

The City of Washington is offering free leaf pickup through November 24th starting today.  

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Tax Extension Deadline is Today

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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If you filed an extension on your federal tax return, today is the deadline to file.  

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Washington Schools See Slight Enrollment Increase

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Washington School District conducted their certified enrollment recently and the numbers show a very small increase.  

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Torch Run Event Successful

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Y held a new event Friday night with much success.  

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City of Wellman Making Repairs to Area Streets Before Winter

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The City of Wellman is working to fix up a few city streets and alleys before the cold comes.

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Marching Band Wins Top Honors Again

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Washington High School Marching Band has again brought home top honors from state competition.  

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New Bible Study Group Informational Meeting

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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An informational meeting is scheduled for this week to look at starting a new men’s Bible Study group.

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Author Visiting Round Elementary in Columbus Junction

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:21 am

An author with Columbus Junction ties will be visiting with Roundy Elementary kids today.

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Board of Supervisors Hearing Reports

Posted: Sunday, October 16th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be hearing Quarterly Reports as part of their meeting this week.  

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Washington Collecting Leaves Starting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, October 16th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The City of Washington is offering free pickup of leaves through November 24th starting tomorrow.  

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Mock Interviews Being Held This Week

Posted: Sunday, October 16th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Washington High School is participating in an event designed to prepare students for the future this week.  

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Author Visiting Round Elementary in Columbus Junction

Posted: Sunday, October 16th, 2011 at 6:25 am

An author with Columbus Junction ties will be visiting with Roundy Elementary kids tomorrow.

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Government Funding Could Help Local Bridges

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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As part President Obama’s American Jobs Act, funding could be available to repair bridges that are deemed as deficient.

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Upcoming Candidates Forum

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Washington City Council candidates will speak at a forum later this month.  

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City of Kalona Begins Resurfacing C Avenue

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The City of Kalona has begun resurfacing C Avenue with goal of having it done before the cold weather comes.

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