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Still Time for Farmers to Help Grow Their Communities

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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There is still time for area farmers to help their local communities grow.  

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Mosquito and Public Health Pest Management Course Being Offered

Posted: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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A course for commercial pesticide applicators about mosquito and public health pest management is coming up next week.  

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Accident on 190th Street

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 12:35 pm

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A head-on collision occurred this morning on 190th Street in northwest Washington County.

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New Publication Promoting Washington Released

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A new publication has been released promoting Washington.  

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Leaf Pick Up Starting Today

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Leaf pick up is starting today in the city of Washington.  

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Rainfall Doesn’t Stop Scouts from Collecting Food

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Rainfall Saturday morning didn’t stop local Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from Pack 242 in Washington from picking up food donations.  

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Tax Extension Deadline is Today

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Today is the deadline to file your federal tax return if you put in for an extension in April.

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New Equipment on its Way to North Park

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 6:24 am

It’s out with the old and in with the new at North Park in Wellman.

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Popular Washington Y Event Returning

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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A popular event that drew in over 100 people last year is returning next month.  

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PTO Fundraiser for Washington Township Elementary Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A chili supper fundraiser benefiting the students at Washington Township Elementary is being held tomorrow.

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Columbus Junction Close to Starting Large Projects

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The City of Columbus Junction is moving forward with a couple of large projects.

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Board of Supervisors to Hear Quarterly Reports

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Quarterly report presentations are part of this week’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.  

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City Beginning Leaf Pick Up Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The city of Washington is preparing to pick up leaves starting tomorrow.  

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New Equipment on its Way to North Park

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2012 at 6:26 am

It’s out with the old and in with the new at North Park in Wellman.

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Kalona City Council Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Kalona City Council will gather for a regular meeting tomorrow night.

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Possible Severe Weather Could be Seen Today

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:31 am

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Severe weather is expected in the area today. 

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Drivers License Test Preparation Getting Easier for Certain Cell Phone Users

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Users of certain cell phones now have a way to practice for getting a driver’s license in Iowa.  

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Voter Pre-Registration Deadline Is Approaching

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Reminders are being given about the upcoming election.  

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Kalona Meeting on FEMA Mapping Addresses Concerns

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Last weeks meeting regarding the FEMA mapping in Kalona drew in a number of concerned citizens.

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Award Nominations Being Sought

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Nominations are being accepted for soybean farmers who have showed commitment and leadership in agriculture.  

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