Today's Local News

Board of Supervisors Hear Discussion on Richmond Project

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors heard quarterly reports as part of their meeting yesterday.  

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City Council to Discuss Ordinances

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council is meeting tonight and as part of the meeting, they will hold discussion regarding several ordinances.  

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Washington Police Has a New Graduate

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Police Department has an officer who has graduated from the Police Academy.  

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Washington County Mini Bus Offers New Service

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:25 am

For the first time the Washington County Mini Bus is offering service to Thursday Night Live Activities on the square in Washington.

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Governor to Recognize Outstanding High School Seniors

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Area high school students are set to be honored at the Governor’s Scholar Recognition Ceremony in Des Moines later this month.

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Tree Planting Demonstration Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Anyone wanting to learn more about how to plant trees has an opportunity tomorrow to get hands-on experience.  

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Stewart School Carnival Next Weekend

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Stewart Elementary School in Washington is holding their annual carnival next weekend.  

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SCC Sponsoring Iowa Poet Laureate Reading

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Southeastern Community College will be hosting a poetry reading to celebrate National Poetry Month.

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Washington Page – April 17, 2012

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson talks about different things happening within the city of Washington.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 17, 2012

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 10:58 am

Mark Jackson, President-Elect of the Iowa Soybean Association talks about his recent trade visit to China.

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Tax Returns Due Today

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Today is the last day last year’s taxes will be accepted.  

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Road Construction Begins Second Phase

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Road construction on highway 92 in Keokuk County has resumed for this year.  

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School District To Hold Second Prom Events

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Last weekend’s storms in Keokuk County caused prom activities in one school district to end early.

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Sound of Washington Concert Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Sound of Washington is putting on a freewill donation concert tonight.  

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Brighton Whoopee Days Slogan Announced

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The slogan for this year’s 102nd Brighton Whoopee Days has been announced.  

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Riverside City Council Talks About Annexing Procedures

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Riverside City Council met last night to discuss annexing procedures, among other things.

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Large Crowd Views Titanic Display

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic was Sunday, but Saturday people had an opportunity to learn more about the liner and experience some aspects of it.  

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Protecting Plants from Frost

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Freezing temperatures are returning at night after a month of record high temperatures.

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Washington Page – April 16, 2012

Posted: Monday, April 16th, 2012 at 11:02 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce mentions the importance of volunteers during National Volunteer Week.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 16, 2012

Posted: Monday, April 16th, 2012 at 11:00 am

Senator Sandy Greiner talks about the end of this year’s legislative session.

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