Today's Local News

Washington Board of Supervisors Address Flood Mappings Effect on County

Posted: Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 at 6:20 am

Today’s Washington County Board meeting included information on the new flood mapping and an update on Orchard Hill.

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Washington Man Arrested in Henry County

Posted: Monday, November 5th, 2012 at 8:39 am

A Washington man is in Henry County Jail today after driving down the wrong side of the road while intoxicated.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, November 5th, 2012 at 8:01 am

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Today we talk to Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson about the Hazard Mitigation Plan.

Henry County Man Dies after Hunting Accident

Posted: Monday, November 5th, 2012 at 6:51 am

A weekend hunting accident in southeast Iowa has resulted in a death.

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District 2 Candidates Share their Stance on Zoning, Richmond Lagoon

Posted: Monday, November 5th, 2012 at 6:26 am

With a seat opening up, District 2 has four candidates vying for the position, a democrat, a republican and two independents.

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District 1 Candidates Weigh in on Heated Issues

Posted: Monday, November 5th, 2012 at 6:26 am

There are two candidates competing for the District 1 Washington County Supervisor seat in tomorrow’s election.

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Board of Supervisors to Meet Today

Posted: Monday, November 5th, 2012 at 6:25 am

With the supervisors meeting room being used for election purposes tomorrow, the Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet today instead.

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New Historical Research in Washington

Posted: Sunday, November 4th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Washington City Historic Preservation Commission has completed one step of a big project that is compiling information about the buildings in Washington’s downtown.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, November 4th, 2012 at 6:25 am

With the supervisors meeting room being used for election purposes Tuesday, the Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet tomorrow instead.

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Election Day this Week

Posted: Sunday, November 4th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Election Day is this week.

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Extra Hours at Yard Waste Center this Weekend

Posted: Sunday, November 4th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Washington residents now have extended hours to drop off yard waste and tree trimmings near the city’s wastewater treatment plant.

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IMS National Honor Society Holding a Blood Drive

Posted: Sunday, November 4th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Tomorrow’s your chance to help the blood supply at local hospitals.

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Absentee Voting Deadline Monday

Posted: Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 at 6:25 am

As we near Election Day, the deadline for turning in your absentee ballot is approaching quickly.

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Early In-Person Voting

Posted: Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Courthouse is open today for early in-person voting.

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Two Washington County Bridges Need Work

Posted: Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors has approved two contracts that will eventually lead to repair or replacement of two bridges.

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Daylight Saving Time Ends Tomorrow Morning

Posted: Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 at 6:23 am

At 2am tomorrow the hour we gained on the second Sunday in March will be wiped away.

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IMS Juniors Serving up a Pork Supper Tonight

Posted: Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 at 6:21 am

The juniors at a local school will be serving dinner tonight to help pay their way to D.C.

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Soup Supper Fundraiser Tonight

Posted: Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 at 6:20 am

Saint James Catholic Church in Washington has a fundraiser today.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, November 2nd, 2012 at 8:01 am

Bob Shellmyer

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Tom Bowler

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Today we talk to the two candidates running for the Ward 3 Washington CIty Council seat.

Three Candidates Seeking District Four Supervisor Seat

Posted: Friday, November 2nd, 2012 at 6:26 am

Three candidates are seeking election to represent Washington County Board of Supervisors district four.

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