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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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Second Round of Job Shadow and Internship Opportunities Available

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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High School students in Washington have another chance to learn about a future career through a second job shadowing and internship opportunity.  

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Not Too Late for a Flu Shot

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Washington County Public Health still has plenty of seasonal flu shots available.

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City Wellman Discouraging Leaf Burning

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:23 am

With the recent burn ban issued in the area, the City of Wellman is reminding residents they can purchase bags for yard waste at City Hall.

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Local Educator Named Teacher of the Year

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington School District has announced one of their educators has been given a high honor.  

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Snowmobile and ATV Renewal Period Still Happening

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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Owners of snowmobiles and ATVs are being reminded that they can still renew their registrations.  

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Keota Man Sentenced for 2009 Meth Case

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 9:07 am

A Keota man has been sentenced after his involvement in methamphetamine production.  

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Asbestos Removal Complete

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Contractors have completed their work for a construction project.  

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Fire Prevention Week Events

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Fire Department toured many schools this week as part of Fire Prevention Week.

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Theater Play Opens Tonight

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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The newest play is opening tonight at the Washington Community Theater.  

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Marching Band Going for another Top Win Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Washington High School Marching Band is seeking another rating tomorrow.  

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Mid-Prairie Looking At Rebuilding Vs. Remodeling Central Office

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Mid-Prairie School District is weighing building a new central office building versus remodeling their existing office.

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Henry County Sheriff Office Hires New Deputy

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office has hired a new deputy.

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Washington Y Has a New Event Tonight

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Y is getting ready to host a new event tonight.  

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Artists Studio Tour Returns This Weekend

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The third Annual Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour is this weekend and will feature a wide variety of artwork.  

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Learn at Lunch Looking at Healthcare

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:21 am

This month’s Learn at Lunch meeting is looking at trends in healthcare.  

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Suspicious Package Found in Sigourney

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 9:07 am

A suspicious package discovered in Sigourney has been found to be harmless.

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Rollover Accident Injures Two

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 6:30 am

An accident south of Washington has sent two people to the hospital.  

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New School Board Members Installed

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington School Board met in the Brighton Community Center last night and recognized retiring Board Member Richard Bordwell.  

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