Today's Local News

High Number of Flu Absences Reported

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 6:27 am

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The Iowa Department of Public Health says the number of school absences due to flu like illness is on the rise.

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WCPH: H1N1 Vaccine is Safe

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Washington County Public Health officials want to clear up some misinformation about the recently arrived H1N1 vaccine.

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P. Buckley Moss Visits Kalona this Weekend

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 6:25 am

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Kalona will welcome a world-renowned artist tomorrow

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SE Iowa Studio Tour this Weekend

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 6:24 am

The work and work spaces of 25 area artists will be showcased

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Seniorfest Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 6:23 am

Washington County Hospital and Clinics is hosting Seniorfest tomorrow

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Supervisors to Meet this Morning

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 6:20 am

Click Here to See the Map of the Studio TourWashington County Supervisors are having their next weekly meeting a little early.

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Grassley, Harkin Push for Disaster Relief Reform

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 6:19 am

Iowa lawmakers on Capitol Hill are pushing for disaster relief reform for areas of the state affected by natural disasters.

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Riverside Boil Order Lifted

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 12:02 pm

Riverside City Administrator Tina Thomas Says the boil order that had been effecting the city since Tuesday has been lifted

Kline: Zoning is Proactive, not Reactive

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 6:22 am

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A Washington County zoning commissioner says implementing such an ordinance is

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Riverside Hopes to Lift Boil Order Today

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 6:20 am

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Officials in Riverside say they hope to see the boil order lifted today.

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Preliminary Hearings delayed for Alleged Bank Robbers

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 6:19 am

None of the three people accused of robbing a bank in Washington had their preliminary hearings

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Stewart Staff Lays out SINA Plan

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 6:18 am

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The staff at Washington’s Stewart Elementary is laying out its corrective plan

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Turner, Vittetoe to Continue Leadership on WSB

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 6:17 am

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Eric Turner and Heidi Vittetoe will continue their leadership roles on the Washington School Board.

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Schmitz to Hold College Conference Call

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 6:16 am

Fairfield Senator Becky Schmitz will hold a conference call with local high school students

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Auditor: Number of Voting Options in Johnson Co.

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 6:15 am

The Johnson County Auditor says residents have a number of different ways to vote in the upcoming election

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Mohling, Adrian Awarded for Service at Extension

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 6:13 am

Two local ISU Extension employees are being recognized with awards

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Alleged Bank Robbers to Appear in Court

Posted: Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 at 6:42 am

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Three people accused of robbing a bank in Washington last week are due in court

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Boil Order Continues for Riverside

Posted: Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 at 6:41 am

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A boil order remains in effect in Riverside.

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Progress Slow, but Crop Still Looks Good

Posted: Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 at 6:26 am

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Wet, cold weather is delaying harvest this fall. However,

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Ag Tourism Picks up in Fall

Posted: Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 at 6:25 am

Local ag producers are discovering their occupation can be used not only for farming, but also for tourism.

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