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Superintendent Goals Focus of Washington School Board Meeting

Posted: Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The superintendent’s goals were the focus of last nights Washington Community School Board Meeting.

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Suspicious Items Found at Washington Public Library

Posted: Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 6:22 am

An interesting discovery was made on the shelves at a local library this week – and it wasn’t a book.

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New Washington Business Receives a Warm Welcome

Posted: Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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A new local business received a good reception at its open house last night.

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Washington Page – Brent Hinson

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 11:01 am

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In the first of a two-part program, Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson talks about some different things happening within the city of Washington.

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Victim and Driver Identified in Kalona Incident

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Erratic driving is to blame after a multiple person incident involving a truck.

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Fluoride in the Water Supply

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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State regulations require a certain amount of fluoride in municipal water supplies to help especially young kids keep healthy teeth.  

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New Construction Project Set to Begin

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The first of many construction projects is about to begin in Washington.  

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Open House Tonight for New Business

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:26 am

An open house is scheduled for tonight in preparation to welcome a new business.  

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Washington County Representation at State Fair

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Washington County is well represented at this year’s State Fair.  

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Washington School District Hosting New Family Registration Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington Community School District is holding a registration day for families who are new to the district.  

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Orchard Hill Project Delayed

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors approved the changes to the Orchard Hill project at yesterdays meeting.

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Lunch Prices and Personnel Changes to be Covered at Washington Community School Board Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Preparations for the upcoming Washington Community School year will be made tonight.

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Washington Page – Michelle Peiffer

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 11:01 am

In the second of two parts, Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce finishes her conservation about the advantages of shopping locally versus shopping online.

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Crop Duster Crash Cause Revealed

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The cause of a crop duster crash from a year ago has been released.  

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Genealogical Society Program Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:28 am

An event happening tonight is focusing on some early residents of the United States.  

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Kids Returning to School Prompting Needs to be Alert

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Area schools are getting ready to start for the year, some as early as next week.

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Local Winery Seeking Volunteers

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A local winery is looking for inaugural members for a new club.  

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Warm Weather Could Increase Japanese beetle Population

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The mild winter and hot summer could be increasing the population of a summer pest.  

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Riverside Resident Running for District 2 Supervisor

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A Riverside resident will run this fall for District 2 Supervisor.

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Wapello Trying to Cut Down Large Water Budget Deficit

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Wapello City Council will increase rates to cover the water budget defecit.

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