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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Tomorrow morning, the Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session at 9:30 at the Washington County Courthouse.

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Habitat For Humanity Help Needed

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Washington County’s Habitat for Humanity is in need of land to build more homes. 

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Upcoming Washington Y Events

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Community Y wants to remind you about some events they are having within the next couple of weeks. 

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Personal Safety Information

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Keeping your personal information safe this holiday season is important and Federation Bank President Jamie Collier offers tips to help you accomplish that task.

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Holiday Open House in River Junction Sunday

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The River Junction Holiday Open House is coming up this Sunday.

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Ice Fishing Safety

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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It’s close to that time of year when ice fishing enthusiasts get ready to trek to area ponds and lakes looking for that special catch.

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Acro Cats performing for charity on Friday

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Amazing Acro Cats will be coming to Fairfield on Friday.

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Board of Supervisors

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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On Tuesday, the Washington county Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session.

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Revised CPR Rules

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The American Red Cross has come out in support of hands only CPR.

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Highland Building Committee and School Board meet Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Building Committee of the Highland School district will be meeting at 6:30pm tomorrow in the board room at the high school.

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Cattle Risk and Margin Management Workshop in Fairfield in January.

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Beef Center (IBC) at Iowa State University (ISU) is inviting cattle feeders to risk and margin management workshops this winter.

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Washington S.N.O.W. Event

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Last night, the city of Washington kicked off the holiday season in a big fashion with their 16th annual holiday celebration titled “Let It Sing, Let It Ring, Let It Glow.” 

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Jingle Bell Run Recap

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:28 am

The 5th Annual Jingle Bell Run was held last night.

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Black Friday Successful

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Black Friday was a very good day for local merchants in Washington.

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Schools in danger of more budget cuts

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Iowa schools may be in danger of having to slash their budgets again.

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Hunting Safety Reminders

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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With deer season still in effect, KCII along with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources want to pass along tips to help keep you safe while hunting.

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Patsy Cline Tribute in Fairfield Tonight

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Sweet Dreams: A Patsy Cline Tribute will be in Fairfield tonight at the Sondheim Center.

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Good Mortgage Rates

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Mortgage rates have been going down on a major scale over the last year, but have been going up a few points in the last four to six weeks. 

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Milk Quality Workshop Coming in December

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The ISU Extension is offering a Milk Quality Workshop on Thursday December 9 so milk producers can be ready for the major changes in milk quality standards.

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Reminder to Shop Local

Posted: Friday, November 26th, 2010 at 6:30 am

Main Street Washington is reminding you to shop locally this holiday season.

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