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Infant Immunization Week

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Washington County Public Health has joined state and national Departments of Public Health in recognizing this week as Infant Immunization Week.  

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Former Washington Resident Holding Book Reading Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Public Library is hosting a book reading tonight of Shallow Roots written by a former Washington resident.  

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Parent Teacher Conferences and School Events Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Washington Junior High and High Schools have events tonight for parents to get involved.  

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Riverside Has Discussion On Community Center

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Recently residents of Riverside attended a work session regarding a proposal for a community center building for the City.

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Farmers Market Starting Next Month

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Washington’s first farmers’ market of the season is coming next month.  

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Flower Moon Hike Scheduled

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Washington County Conservation Board is hosting a “Flower Moon Hike” next week.  

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Washington Page – April 23, 2012

Posted: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 11:02 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce reminds everyone of the importance of shopping locally and the impact is has on the local economy.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 23, 2012

Posted: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 10:59 am

Mid-Prairie and Keota Superintendent Mark Schneider talks about the recent talks in the Iowa legislature of Early School Start Laws.

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Board of Supervisors Discussing Budget Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be discussing the current budget as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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Fire Hydrants Being Flushed Starting Today

Posted: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The City of Washington Maintenance and Construction Department is beginning to flush fire hydrants today.  

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Public Health Receives Award

Posted: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Washington County Public Health recently received an award during a conference held in Ames. 

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Washington County Road Closure Begins Today

Posted: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Drivers will not be able to access one road in east-central Washington County starting today.  

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Mid-Prairie FFA Receives State Honor

Posted: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Mid-Prairie FFA Chapter is in Des Moines attending festivities, competitions and ceremonies surrounding the Iowa State FFA Convention.

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Marr Park Offering Summer Camps Again

Posted: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Washington County Conservation Board is offering four different summer day camps again this year.

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Community Feed Sack Display This Weekend

Posted: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Ainsworth Community Center and Opera House is holding their annual feed sack display this weekend.  

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Washington County Road Closure Begins Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, April 22nd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Motorists will not be able to access one road in east-central Washington County starting tomorrow.  

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Fire Hydrants Being Flushed Starting This Week

Posted: Sunday, April 22nd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The City of Washington Maintenance and Construction Department will begin fire hydrant flushing this week.  

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Parent Teacher Conferences and Mid Term Progress Reports Ready This Week

Posted: Sunday, April 22nd, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Washington Junior High and High Schools have events this week for parents to get involved.  

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Two Local Residents Receive Honors

Posted: Sunday, April 22nd, 2012 at 6:25 am

Two area students attending college at Iowa State University have received honors for their leadership in agriculture, academic success and future in an agricultural career.  

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Public Health Gives Presentation at State Conference

Posted: Saturday, April 21st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Officials from Washington County Public Health had the privilege of presenting at a state conference earlier this week.  

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