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State Supreme Court Nominees Have Second Interviews

Posted: Thursday, February 10th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Governor Terry Brandstad has started his interview process with nine nominees for the state supreme court. 

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Pork Quality Assurance Training Registration

Posted: Thursday, February 10th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Pork Industry in conjunction with the ISU Extension is providing training for pork producers. 

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Rural Keota House Fire Reported

Posted: Thursday, February 10th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Safety Center has received information from the Keokuk County Sheriff’s Office of a house fire in rural Keota Monday night. 

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Keota School Board Meeting

Posted: Thursday, February 10th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Keota Community School District is holding their board meeting tonight. 

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Regional Pork Conference Being Held

Posted: Thursday, February 10th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Iowa Pork Producers Association, along with the Iowa Pork Center and ISU Extension are holding regional pork conferences around the state.  

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Dinner And Auction Happening This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, February 10th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Washington United Methodist Church is holding a dinner and auction this weekend. 

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News Update: Mobile Home Fire

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 9:45 am

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A fire has consumed a mobile home in Ainsworth. 

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Board of Supervisors Approve Funding and Set Bid Dates

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors met yesterday morning and during their meeting they approved a consideration for a contribution for the Geode Resource Conservation and Development group. 

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Last Week’s Blizzard Was Expensive

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Last week’s blizzard has cost the county thousands of dollars. 

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Washington College Students Not Experiencing As High of Debt

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Undergraduate college students in Washington are not experiencing debt upon finishing school as compared to students on a statewide basis. 

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Keokuk County Board of Supervisors Reach Agreement

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors have approved a sharing agreement with Washington County.

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Spaghetti Dinner To Be Held Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Kiwanis A.M.ers is holding their 9th Annual Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner and Ice Cream Social tonight. 

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Change in School Day Might Not Effect Washington

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Last week, we spoke with Dr. Mike Jorgensen from the Washington School District regarding a possible change in the school day. 

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Flood Plain Public Hearing Held in Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Department of Natural Resources and the Federal Emergency Management Agency held a public hearing in Kalona yesterday to discuss a special flood hazard area. 

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Senator Greiner To Question Economic Development Director

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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State Senator Sandy Greiner has been given the task to interview the selected state Economic Development Director. 

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Washington Junior High School Receives Donation

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Junior High School is receiving a donation to be used for items in the school.  

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Upcoming Learn At Lunch

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The next in the Learn At Lunch series is coming up, Monday, February 28th. 

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Winfield-Mt. Union School Board Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:22 am

 The Winfield-Mt. Union School Board is meeting tomorrow for their regular meeting. 

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Board of Supervisors Discuss Funding For Projects

Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are planning on meeting tomorrow and during their meeting they will be considering a contribution for Geode Resource Conservation and Development group. 

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Washington School Board Meeting

Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington School Board is meeting this week and during their meeting, they will be discussing the 2011-2012 school calendar.

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